The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 93 129
Rank change year-on-year -22 +36  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 62 134 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.85% 2.71% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 8.28% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 111 86
Median salary £61,500 £55,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.81% -5.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

CISSP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 965 1619 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.74% 32.71% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1260 1377
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CISSP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISSP in Berkshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISSP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for CISSP in Berkshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISSP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Berkshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +21 20 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Reading +21 15 £75,000 +30.43% 4
Bracknell -10 4 - - 1
Newbury +10 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Slough -11 1 £82,500 +37.50% 1
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 71 (47.33%) SIEM
2 65 (43.33%) Windows
3 63 (42.00%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (39.33%) CEH
5 56 (37.33%) Linux
6 54 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 54 (36.00%) Firewall
7 52 (34.67%) Information Security
8 50 (33.33%) CISM
9 45 (30.00%) CISA
10 42 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
11 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
12 40 (26.67%) Analytics
12 40 (26.67%) Windows Server
13 35 (23.33%) CentOS
14 32 (21.33%) Cyberthreat
15 31 (20.67%) TCP/IP
16 30 (20.00%) GCIA
17 29 (19.33%) Intrusion Detection
17 29 (19.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 29 (19.33%) SQL
17 29 (19.33%) Presales
18 28 (18.67%) Microsoft
19 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (16.67%) Security Operations
21 24 (16.00%) LogRhythm
22 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
23 22 (14.67%) Mentoring
23 22 (14.67%) Grafana
23 22 (14.67%) Project Management

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 42 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (14.00%) IIS
3 11 (7.33%) WebLogic
3 11 (7.33%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.00%) Apache
4 9 (6.00%) IBM Notes
4 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 5 (3.33%) MS Project
3 5 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) IaaS
2 5 (3.33%) SaaS
3 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.33%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (1.33%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.33%) G Suite
4 2 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.33%) Office 365
4 2 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (36.00%) Firewall
2 31 (20.67%) TCP/IP
3 29 (19.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (10.67%) Network Security
5 12 (8.00%) LAN
5 12 (8.00%) WAN
6 9 (6.00%) DNS
6 9 (6.00%) SSL
7 8 (5.33%) HTTP
7 8 (5.33%) SSH
8 4 (2.67%) WebEx
8 4 (2.67%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.00%) Internet
10 2 (1.33%) IPsec
11 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.67%) FWSM
11 1 (0.67%) MPLS
11 1 (0.67%) OSPF
11 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.33%) Big Data
4 11 (7.33%) InfluxDB
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.33%) MySQL
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (13.33%) Games
2 18 (12.00%) German Language
3 14 (9.33%) French Language
4 11 (7.33%) Finance
5 9 (6.00%) Portuguese Language
5 9 (6.00%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.33%) Legal
6 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.00%) Military
8 2 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.33%) Security Engineer
2 31 (20.67%) Support Engineer
3 25 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
4 22 (14.67%) Analyst
5 20 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 19 (12.67%) Applications Support
7 16 (10.67%) Consultant
8 13 (8.67%) Security Manager
9 12 (8.00%) SIEM Analyst
10 11 (7.33%) Cisco Analyst
10 11 (7.33%) IT Engineer
10 11 (7.33%) IT Security Engineer
10 11 (7.33%) Technical Support
10 11 (7.33%) Windows Engineer
10 11 (7.33%) Windows Support Engineer
11 10 (6.67%) Security Consultant
11 10 (6.67%) Security Specialist
12 9 (6.00%) Information Security Consultant
12 9 (6.00%) Support Specialist
12 9 (6.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.33%) ZeroMQ
2 13 (8.67%) .NET
3 12 (8.00%) JSON
4 11 (7.33%) Web Services
5 9 (6.00%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.33%) Cyberthreat
2 16 (10.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (9.33%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.67%) Computer Science
5 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
7 5 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (3.33%) Fintech
7 5 (3.33%) PKI
7 5 (3.33%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.33%) Social Media
8 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.67%) iPad
9 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 65 (43.33%) Windows
2 56 (37.33%) Linux
3 40 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 35 (23.33%) CentOS
5 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.67%) Unix
7 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (6.00%) Mac OS
8 9 (6.00%) Windows NT
8 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.33%) SIEM
2 63 (42.00%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (34.67%) Information Security
4 40 (26.67%) Analytics
5 29 (19.33%) Presales
6 25 (16.67%) Security Operations
7 22 (14.67%) Mentoring
7 22 (14.67%) Project Management
8 18 (12.00%) Risk Management
9 16 (10.67%) Cyber Intelligence
9 16 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (10.00%) ITIL
11 13 (8.67%) Microservices
12 12 (8.00%) Service Delivery
13 11 (7.33%) Digital Forensics
13 11 (7.33%) Validation
14 10 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (6.67%) ISMS
14 10 (6.67%) OWASP
14 10 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.33%) SQL
2 17 (11.33%) C
2 17 (11.33%) Java
3 9 (6.00%) Python
4 8 (5.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.67%) C++
5 1 (0.67%) Perl
5 1 (0.67%) PHP
5 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (39.33%) CEH
2 50 (33.33%) CISM
3 45 (30.00%) CISA
4 30 (20.00%) GCIA
5 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 16 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (10.67%) SC Cleared
7 15 (10.00%) SANS
8 14 (9.33%) CCNA
8 14 (9.33%) DV Cleared
8 14 (9.33%) MCSE
8 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (8.00%) IISP
9 12 (8.00%) ISSAP
10 11 (7.33%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (7.33%) Security+ Certification
11 10 (6.67%) Degree
12 9 (6.00%) GCIH
13 7 (4.67%) MCP
14 5 (3.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.33%) SLA
4 5 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.33%) ISO27002
5 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (1.33%) COBIT
6 2 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.33%) GDPR
6 2 (1.33%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.67%) COSO
7 1 (0.67%) GPG13
7 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.33%) Samba
3 2 (1.33%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.33%) Xen
4 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (14.67%) Grafana
2 12 (8.00%) Endace
3 10 (6.67%) Nessus
4 5 (3.33%) Graphite
4 5 (3.33%) Kibana
5 3 (2.00%) QRadar
6 2 (1.33%) Ansible
6 2 (1.33%) Nagios
6 2 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.33%) Puppet
6 2 (1.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.67%) EnCase
7 1 (0.67%) Nmap
7 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.00%) LogRhythm
3 18 (12.00%) Cisco
3 18 (12.00%) Splunk
4 16 (10.67%) Google
5 15 (10.00%) Juniper
6 14 (9.33%) Apple
7 13 (8.67%) Oracle
8 11 (7.33%) ArcSight
8 11 (7.33%) Fujitsu
9 9 (6.00%) Lotus
9 9 (6.00%) Novell
10 8 (5.33%) CheckPoint
10 8 (5.33%) Dell KACE
10 8 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (5.33%) VMware
11 6 (4.00%) Palo Alto
12 5 (3.33%) Fortinet
12 5 (3.33%) Qualys
13 4 (2.67%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000 + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £105000 - £142000 per annum + Car Allow + Big Bens + Stock
Posted: 6 days ago