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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 37 53 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 6 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.03% 3.92% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.22% 11.82% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 3
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
73 220 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.75% 33.18% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 183 140
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £38,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing CISSP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Slough

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (50.00%) CISM
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) French Language
4 3 (25.00%) German Language
4 3 (25.00%) Qualys
4 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (25.00%) PKI
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) GCIH

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) French Language
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP Specialist
1 3 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) SOC Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) GCIH
3 3 (25.00%) IISP
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Grafana
1 3 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 3 (25.00%) Qualys
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 3 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) AlienVault
3 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle