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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 106 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 33 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 1.93% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 4.95% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 31
Average salary £41,250 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
993 889 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.48% 39.09% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 628 691 656
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 1 August 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
2 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 19 (47.50%) Internet
4 18 (45.00%) Network Security
5 17 (42.50%) F5
5 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
6 15 (37.50%) CCSA
6 15 (37.50%) Blue Coat
6 15 (37.50%) CCSE
7 13 (32.50%) Windows
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (30.00%) Degree
9 11 (27.50%) Cisco
9 11 (27.50%) C
9 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.00%) CCNP
11 9 (22.50%) Broadband
11 9 (22.50%) Information Security
11 9 (22.50%) ProxySG
11 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
11 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
11 9 (22.50%) FortiGate
11 9 (22.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (20.00%) Juniper
12 8 (20.00%) CISA
12 8 (20.00%) UNIX
13 7 (17.50%) HTML
13 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.50%) SQL
13 7 (17.50%) VBScript

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (5.00%) MS Project
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
2 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 19 (47.50%) Internet
4 18 (45.00%) Network Security
5 9 (22.50%) Broadband
5 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
5 9 (22.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.00%) VPN
7 2 (5.00%) MPLS
7 2 (5.00%) OSPF
7 2 (5.00%) BGP
7 2 (5.00%) RIP
7 2 (5.00%) IPsec
8 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (27.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) German Language
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Security Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) IP Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Security Researcher
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Information Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Smartphone
2 5 (12.50%) PKI
2 5 (12.50%) Blog
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) SCADA
4 2 (5.00%) SecurID
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Information Security
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 5 (12.50%) SIEM
4 4 (10.00%) Business Development
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.00%) SABSA
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.00%) MODAF
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) eTOM
6 2 (5.00%) UML
6 2 (5.00%) Validation
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) C
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) VBScript
3 2 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) CCSA
1 15 (37.50%) CCSE
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) Degree
3 10 (25.00%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) CISA
5 6 (15.00%) JNCIA
6 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.50%) CISM
7 3 (7.50%) CCDP
7 3 (7.50%) CRISC
8 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) CITP
8 2 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.00%) CCIE
8 2 (5.00%) CCSP
9 1 (2.50%) ISEB
9 1 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) ProxySG
2 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) F5
1 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
2 15 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (5.00%) AlgoSec
5 2 (5.00%) Tufin
5 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.50%) Websense
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Sun
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Posted: 3 days ago
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