The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 112 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.19% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 3.07% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 32
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £42,050 £53,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
982 880 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.68% 38.80% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 651 712 678
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -
CISSP
Berkshire

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 11 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Internet
2 14 (35.90%) Network Security
3 13 (33.33%) Degree
4 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (30.77%) F5
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco
5 11 (28.21%) Information Security
6 10 (25.64%) CCSE
6 10 (25.64%) Blue Coat
6 10 (25.64%) CCNP
6 10 (25.64%) C
6 10 (25.64%) CCSA
6 10 (25.64%) CISA
7 9 (23.08%) Broadband
7 9 (23.08%) ProxySG
7 9 (23.08%) Smartphone
7 9 (23.08%) BIG-IP
7 9 (23.08%) FortiGate
7 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (20.51%) Cyber Security
8 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
8 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.95%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL
9 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 6 (15.38%) Project Management

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Project
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Network Security
2 14 (35.90%) Internet
3 9 (23.08%) Broadband
3 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (23.08%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.13%) IPsec
4 2 (5.13%) RIP
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 2 (5.13%) MPLS
4 2 (5.13%) OSPF
4 2 (5.13%) BGP
5 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Security Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) IP Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Security Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Security Researcher
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) JSP
3 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Smartphone
2 5 (12.82%) Blog
2 5 (12.82%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) SCADA
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) SecurID
5 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Information Security
2 8 (20.51%) Cyber Security
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
5 5 (12.82%) SIEM
6 4 (10.26%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) Business Development
7 3 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 3 (7.69%) MODAF
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.69%) UML
7 3 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) SABSA
8 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.13%) eTOM
8 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) C
2 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) VBScript
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.64%) CISA
3 10 (25.64%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) CCSA
3 10 (25.64%) CCSE
4 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.26%) CRISC
6 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) CITP
6 3 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) CCDP
6 3 (7.69%) CISM
7 2 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (5.13%) CCIE
7 2 (5.13%) CCSP
8 1 (2.56%) ISEB
8 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) JSP 440
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 12 (30.77%) F5
2 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 10 (25.64%) Blue Coat
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.13%) Tufin
5 2 (5.13%) AlgoSec
6 1 (2.56%) Websense
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago