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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 53 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 15 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.44% 2.25% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.98% 5.53% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 7
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £76,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
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
167 199 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.11% 40.70% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 128 174 160
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Information Security
3 21 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (52.78%) Linux
5 15 (41.67%) SQL
5 15 (41.67%) Security Architecture
5 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (33.33%) Banking
7 12 (33.33%) Internet
7 12 (33.33%) OSCP
7 12 (33.33%) OSCE
8 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
8 11 (30.56%) Finance
9 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 10 (27.78%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) SIEM
9 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
10 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (22.22%) Firewall
11 8 (22.22%) Network Security
11 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
12 7 (19.44%) Retail Banking
12 7 (19.44%) Online Banking
12 7 (19.44%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (19.44%) Cyber Security
12 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (19.44%) McAfee

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Internet
2 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 8 (22.22%) Network Security
3 7 (19.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
2 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (19.44%) Retail
4 7 (19.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Military
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
1 14 (38.89%) Security Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 12 (33.33%) Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Security Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) IT Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
3 7 (19.44%) Online Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Mobile Banking
3 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Information Security
2 21 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (41.67%) Security Architecture
4 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 10 (27.78%) SIEM
5 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 7 (19.44%) Cyber Security
7 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (16.67%) OWASP
8 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Data Security
8 5 (13.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
10 2 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (5.56%) Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Security Management
10 2 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
10 2 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Python
2 7 (19.44%) Ruby
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) OSCP
1 12 (33.33%) OSCE
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.11%) CISM
3 4 (11.11%) GCIH
4 3 (8.33%) CEH
4 3 (8.33%) GCIA
4 3 (8.33%) VTSP
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CISA
5 2 (5.56%) CCIE
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 6 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 2 (5.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) McAfee
3 5 (13.89%) LogLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.78%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45k + Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago