Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 140 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 -50 +37
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 175 129 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.58% 1.94% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.13% 6.80% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 97 236
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £40,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,727 1,897 3,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.48% 28.59% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,322 1,416 2,397
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £28,075
90th Percentile £72,000 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CISSP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -20 59 £55,000 +25.71% 3
Reading +19 43 £70,000 +5.66% 5
Bracknell +9 40 £45,000 -30.77% 5
Slough +14 6 £50,000 -39.39%
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing CISSP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 115 (65.71%) CISM
2 106 (60.57%) Information Security
3 77 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (35.43%) CEH
5 55 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
6 48 (27.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 41 (23.43%) IIS
7 41 (23.43%) IISP
8 40 (22.86%) SANS
8 40 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (22.86%) SIEM
9 38 (21.71%) Network Security
10 36 (20.57%) WAN
10 36 (20.57%) Risk Management
11 34 (19.43%) CISA
12 32 (18.29%) Cisco
12 32 (18.29%) OWASP
13 29 (16.57%) GIAC
13 29 (16.57%) ITIL
14 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
15 27 (15.43%) Security Architecture
16 26 (14.86%) LogRhythm
17 25 (14.29%) Qualys
17 25 (14.29%) CCNP
17 25 (14.29%) TCP/IP
17 25 (14.29%) CCDP
17 25 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (13.71%) CheckPoint
18 24 (13.71%) Cyberthreat
19 23 (13.14%) VPN

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 41 (23.43%) IIS
2 2 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.71%) Network Security
2 36 (20.57%) WAN
3 25 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 23 (13.14%) LAN
4 23 (13.14%) VPN
5 21 (12.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 20 (11.43%) BGP
6 20 (11.43%) Ethernet
6 20 (11.43%) MPLS
6 20 (11.43%) OSPF
7 19 (10.86%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (10.86%) DHCP
7 19 (10.86%) DNS
7 19 (10.86%) FWSM
7 19 (10.86%) SNMP
7 19 (10.86%) SSL
7 19 (10.86%) VLAN
7 19 (10.86%) Wireshark
7 19 (10.86%) WLAN
8 16 (9.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) MySQL
General
1 19 (10.86%) Legal
2 18 (10.29%) Finance
3 10 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (21.71%) Security Manager
2 36 (20.57%) Analyst
3 35 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 35 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
4 32 (18.29%) Architect
5 31 (17.71%) Security Architect
6 22 (12.57%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (12.00%) Consultant
7 21 (12.00%) Security Solutions Architect
8 20 (11.43%) Security Consultant
9 18 (10.29%) Security Analyst
10 16 (9.14%) Vulnerability Analyst
11 14 (8.00%) Security Officer
12 11 (6.29%) Information Analyst
12 11 (6.29%) Information Security Analyst
12 11 (6.29%) Security Engineer
13 6 (3.43%) Information Security Architect
13 6 (3.43%) IT Manager
14 5 (2.86%) Network Engineer
14 5 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) LAMP
1 1 (0.57%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.57%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.71%) Cyberthreat
3 20 (11.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 19 (10.86%) Data Centre
5 11 (6.29%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.29%) PKI
7 4 (2.29%) SCADA
8 3 (1.71%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.71%) Windows
2 9 (5.14%) Linux
3 4 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.14%) FreeBSD
4 2 (1.14%) Unix
5 1 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (60.57%) Information Security
2 55 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
3 48 (27.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 40 (22.86%) SIEM
5 36 (20.57%) Risk Management
6 32 (18.29%) OWASP
7 29 (16.57%) ITIL
8 27 (15.43%) Security Architecture
9 25 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (13.14%) Regulatory Compliance
11 22 (12.57%) Presales
12 21 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (11.43%) Incident Management
14 19 (10.86%) Business Continuity
14 19 (10.86%) Business Continuity Management
14 19 (10.86%) Ethical Hacking
14 19 (10.86%) ITIL V3
14 19 (10.86%) Load Balancing
14 19 (10.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
14 19 (10.86%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) Python
2 2 (1.14%) C
2 2 (1.14%) C++
2 2 (1.14%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) Perl
2 2 (1.14%) PHP
2 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.14%) Ruby
3 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (65.71%) CISM
2 62 (35.43%) CEH
3 41 (23.43%) IISP
4 40 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (22.86%) SANS
5 34 (19.43%) CISA
6 29 (16.57%) GIAC
7 25 (14.29%) CCDP
7 25 (14.29%) CCNP
8 22 (12.57%) ISSAP
9 21 (12.00%) SSCP
10 19 (10.86%) CCSE
10 19 (10.86%) Degree
10 19 (10.86%) JNCIP
11 14 (8.00%) Security Cleared
12 13 (7.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 13 (7.43%) CCSP
13 12 (6.86%) GCIH
14 11 (6.29%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (5.71%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.43%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.14%) GDPR
4 6 (3.43%) COBIT
5 4 (2.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.57%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.57%) PSD2
6 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (12.00%) QRadar
2 12 (6.86%) Nessus
3 4 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.71%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.14%) CASB
5 2 (1.14%) Juniper STRM
5 2 (1.14%) RSA enVision
5 2 (1.14%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.57%) Endace
6 1 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (18.29%) Cisco
2 26 (14.86%) LogRhythm
3 25 (14.29%) Qualys
4 24 (13.71%) CheckPoint
5 22 (12.57%) Forcepoint
5 22 (12.57%) Juniper
6 21 (12.00%) IBM
6 21 (12.00%) Splunk
7 20 (11.43%) Rapid7
8 19 (10.86%) Fortinet
8 19 (10.86%) Tufin
9 7 (4.00%) Trend Micro
10 6 (3.43%) CyberArk
10 6 (3.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.29%) McAfee
12 3 (1.71%) Capita
12 3 (1.71%) ForgeRock
12 3 (1.71%) Symantec
12 3 (1.71%) Twitter
13 2 (1.14%) Sun