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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 68 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.60% 3.11% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 9.63% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 12
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £46,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £68,750
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
183 187 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.52% 32.35% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 163 163
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Regular Expression
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows NT

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Head of IT
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Regular Expression
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) CESG
4 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) MODAF
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 2 (28.57%) Image Processing
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CRISC
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) JSP 440
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Samba
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Novell
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper