The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 61 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.51% 0.88% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.62% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +7.36%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
161 191 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.62% 33.45% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 124 156 175
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,950 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CISSP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) CCNA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Nessus
3 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 4 (40.00%) Nmap
3 4 (40.00%) COBIT
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Novell
5 2 (20.00%) Lotus
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Sophos

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) SABSA
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (20.00%) CRISC
4 2 (20.00%) OSCP
4 2 (20.00%) OSCE
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) COBIT
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Nmap
2 2 (20.00%) Samba
2 2 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Novell
1 2 (20.00%) Lotus
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) Sophos
1 2 (20.00%) Imperva
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum SUPERB BASE WITH COMMISSION AND FUL
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, South East, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago