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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 67 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 4 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.62% 4.19% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.21% 15.53% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 13
Average salary £80,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -17.39%
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
181 161 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.24% 27.01% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 139 147 163
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 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,500
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 30 January 2015.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
3 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) Novell
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Samba
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Head of IT
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Regular Expression
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) MODAF
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) CHFI
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Samba
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Novell
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago