The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Slough region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 49 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.24% 0.91% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 2.90% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £76,350 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
199 207 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.45% 31.36% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 176 159 162
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 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 23 July 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (60.87%) PHP
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
3 11 (47.83%) HIPAA
3 11 (47.83%) CentOS
3 11 (47.83%) Metasploit
3 11 (47.83%) Imperva
3 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
3 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
3 11 (47.83%) SIEM
3 11 (47.83%) OSCP
3 11 (47.83%) OSCE
3 11 (47.83%) Ruby
3 11 (47.83%) Ubuntu
3 11 (47.83%) Nessus
3 11 (47.83%) CEH
3 11 (47.83%) Snort
3 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (47.83%) Nmap
3 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 11 (47.83%) Sophos
3 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) Python
4 10 (43.48%) Information Security
5 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
3 5 (21.74%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Metasploit
2 3 (13.04%) AppScan
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Officer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Head of IT Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
1 11 (47.83%) Ubuntu
1 11 (47.83%) CentOS
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (47.83%) SIEM
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) OWASP
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
7 1 (4.35%) Data Management
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Python
2 11 (47.83%) Ruby
2 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
2 11 (47.83%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CEH
1 11 (47.83%) OSCP
1 11 (47.83%) OSCE
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) RHCE
4 4 (17.39%) CISA
4 4 (17.39%) CISM
5 3 (13.04%) GIAC
5 3 (13.04%) CSSLP
6 2 (8.70%) PCI QSA
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) PMP
7 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
2 11 (47.83%) HIPAA
3 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (17.39%) QA
5 3 (13.04%) COBIT
6 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Snort
1 11 (47.83%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
1 11 (47.83%) Sophos
1 11 (47.83%) Imperva
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Fujitsu