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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 100 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 45 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% 1.83% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 4.86% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 46
Average salary £46,250 £62,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £110,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
1127 968 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.20% 37.67% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 586 648 581
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,460
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 18 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (40.54%) Firewall
2 23 (31.08%) Information Security
3 21 (28.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (28.38%) Network Security
4 20 (27.03%) TCP/IP
5 18 (24.32%) CISM
6 17 (22.97%) UNIX
6 17 (22.97%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) CISA
7 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.62%) PCI DSS
7 16 (21.62%) Degree
8 15 (20.27%) CCSA
8 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (18.92%) ITIL
9 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
9 14 (18.92%) Internet
10 13 (17.57%) CCNP
10 13 (17.57%) SIEM
10 13 (17.57%) F5
10 13 (17.57%) CRISC
11 12 (16.22%) PCI QSA
11 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
11 12 (16.22%) Retail
12 11 (14.86%) Blue Coat
12 11 (14.86%) CCSE
12 11 (14.86%) CCDP
12 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
12 11 (14.86%) Linux
12 11 (14.86%) CCIE

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (4.05%) MS Project
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) Firewall
2 21 (28.38%) Network Security
3 20 (27.03%) TCP/IP
4 14 (18.92%) Internet
5 9 (12.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (10.81%) MPLS
7 6 (8.11%) VPN
7 6 (8.11%) IPv6
7 6 (8.11%) 3GPP
7 6 (8.11%) LTE
7 6 (8.11%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (4.05%) BIG-IP
8 3 (4.05%) Broadband
9 2 (2.70%) DNS
9 2 (2.70%) OSPF
9 2 (2.70%) BGP
9 2 (2.70%) RIP
9 2 (2.70%) IPsec
General
1 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
1 12 (16.22%) Retail
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) French Language
4 8 (10.81%) Games
4 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
5 6 (8.11%) German Language
6 5 (6.76%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) Consultant
2 23 (31.08%) Security Consultant
3 13 (17.57%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Security Architect
5 9 (12.16%) Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Security Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Network Architect
7 6 (8.11%) Principal Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Risk Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Principal Security Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Sales Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Security Researcher
9 4 (5.41%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.46%) CESG
3 6 (8.11%) Economics
4 3 (4.05%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.70%) SCADA
5 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Blog
5 2 (2.70%) RMADS
5 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.70%) SecurID
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Kindle
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) UNIX
1 17 (22.97%) Windows
2 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Information Security
2 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 13 (17.57%) SIEM
5 11 (14.86%) PRINCE2
5 11 (14.86%) Coaching
6 10 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (12.16%) TOGAF
8 8 (10.81%) Resource Management
8 8 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (9.46%) Cyber Security
10 6 (8.11%) Network Architecture
10 6 (8.11%) SWOT Analysis
10 6 (8.11%) Network Design
10 6 (8.11%) Business Development
10 6 (8.11%) Security Management
11 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.76%) Information Security Management
11 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
12 4 (5.41%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) C
2 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) VBScript
3 2 (2.70%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) CISM
2 17 (22.97%) CISA
3 16 (21.62%) Degree
4 15 (20.27%) CCSA
4 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (17.57%) CCNP
5 13 (17.57%) CRISC
6 12 (16.22%) PCI QSA
7 11 (14.86%) CCDP
7 11 (14.86%) CCIE
7 11 (14.86%) CCSE
8 9 (12.16%) CEH
9 8 (10.81%) JNCIA
10 6 (8.11%) JNCIE
11 5 (6.76%) GIAC
12 4 (5.41%) MCSE
12 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (2.70%) Sun Certification
13 2 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (2.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (21.62%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.76%) COBIT
5 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.70%) COSO
6 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.35%) QA
6 1 (1.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
2 13 (17.57%) F5
3 11 (14.86%) Blue Coat
4 10 (13.51%) Juniper
5 8 (10.81%) Cisco
6 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.76%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.05%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.70%) VMware
9 2 (2.70%) Tufin
9 2 (2.70%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.35%) McAfee
10 1 (1.35%) Clearswift
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