The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Rank 110 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 29 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 1.33% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 3.26% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 22
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £59,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -14.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
CISSP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
759 983 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.11% 40.89% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 543 593 599
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CISSP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region.

CISSP Salary Trend in Reading

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 38 (56.72%) Information Security
2 30 (44.78%) CISM
3 20 (29.85%) CISA
4 19 (28.36%) ITIL
5 16 (23.88%) Firewall
5 16 (23.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (23.88%) Degree
6 15 (22.39%) CEH
7 13 (19.40%) Legal
8 12 (17.91%) Finance
8 12 (17.91%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (16.42%) SIEM
9 11 (16.42%) Security Management
9 11 (16.42%) GIAC
9 11 (16.42%) Linux
9 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
10 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
11 9 (13.43%) Windows
11 9 (13.43%) Big Data
11 9 (13.43%) SANS
12 8 (11.94%) Internal Audit
12 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
12 8 (11.94%) Process Improvement
12 8 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (11.94%) ISACA
12 8 (11.94%) Business Process Improvement
12 8 (11.94%) ISSEP
12 8 (11.94%) COBIT
12 8 (11.94%) CITP

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 12 (17.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (11.94%) Network Security
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (8.96%) SSL
4 6 (8.96%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.97%) LAN
6 4 (5.97%) VLAN
6 4 (5.97%) WAN
7 3 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (4.48%) Internet
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.49%) DMZ
9 1 (1.49%) DNS
9 1 (1.49%) SAN
9 1 (1.49%) SMTP
9 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Big Data
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 13 (19.40%) Legal
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Law
4 6 (8.96%) French Language
4 6 (8.96%) German Language
5 3 (4.48%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Billing
7 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Security Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Consultant
3 13 (19.40%) Security Consultant
4 10 (14.93%) Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Security Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (10.45%) Information Manager
7 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Compliance Manager
8 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
8 5 (7.46%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Security Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL Project Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Sales Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
1 8 (11.94%) Smart Meter
2 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Windows
3 8 (11.94%) Unix
4 5 (7.46%) Windows NT
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Information Security
2 19 (28.36%) ITIL
3 11 (16.42%) Security Management
3 11 (16.42%) SIEM
4 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
5 8 (11.94%) Business Process Improvement
5 8 (11.94%) Change Management
5 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
5 8 (11.94%) Internal Audit
5 8 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (11.94%) Process Improvement
5 8 (11.94%) Process Management
5 8 (11.94%) Quality Management
6 7 (10.45%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
6 7 (10.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (8.96%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) Data Privacy
8 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) C
2 1 (1.49%) C#
2 1 (1.49%) C++
2 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) CISM
2 20 (29.85%) CISA
3 16 (23.88%) Degree
4 15 (22.39%) CEH
5 11 (16.42%) GIAC
6 9 (13.43%) SANS
7 8 (11.94%) CITP
7 8 (11.94%) ISACA
7 8 (11.94%) ISSEP
8 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (7.46%) CLAS
8 5 (7.46%) GCIH
9 4 (5.97%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (5.97%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (4.48%) CCNP
10 3 (4.48%) CRISC
11 2 (2.99%) CCNA
11 2 (2.99%) CISMP
11 2 (2.99%) EnCE
11 2 (2.99%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.94%) COBIT
2 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.99%) SLA
5 1 (1.49%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.49%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
2 4 (5.97%) NDS
2 4 (5.97%) Novell eDirectory
2 4 (5.97%) Squid
3 2 (2.99%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Nmap
2 2 (2.99%) EnCase
2 2 (2.99%) FTK
2 2 (2.99%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.49%) Nessus
3 1 (1.49%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco
2 6 (8.96%) Blue Coat
2 6 (8.96%) Forcepoint
2 6 (8.96%) Sourcefire
3 4 (5.97%) F5
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Novell
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.48%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.48%) Fortinet
4 3 (4.48%) Juniper
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) NetWitness
5 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.49%) LogLogic
6 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.49%) Tufin
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago