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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 71 99
Rank change year-on-year -48 +28  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 66 160 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.02% 3.55% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 10.91% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 131 102
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £66,400
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  

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 924 1467 1814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.27% 32.59% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1123 1222
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Reading -2 26 £58,000 -3.33% 1
Maidenhead +18 17 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Bracknell +21 7 £65,000 -23.97% 3
Newbury -5 3 £65,000 -8.77%
Slough -26 1 - - 2
CISSP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 56 (43.41%) Linux
1 56 (43.41%) Information Security
1 56 (43.41%) SIEM
2 54 (41.86%) Windows
3 52 (40.31%) Firewall
4 40 (31.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (29.46%) CEH
6 36 (27.91%) CISM
7 35 (27.13%) Active Directory
8 33 (25.58%) Analytics
9 31 (24.03%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (21.71%) Risk Management
11 27 (20.93%) Cyberthreat
12 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
13 25 (19.38%) CISA
14 24 (18.60%) ITIL
15 23 (17.83%) TCP/IP
15 23 (17.83%) Security Operations
16 22 (17.05%) Presales
17 21 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
18 20 (15.50%) Network Security
18 20 (15.50%) Cisco
18 20 (15.50%) Security Architecture
19 19 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
20 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
20 18 (13.95%) SQL
20 18 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
20 18 (13.95%) Windows Server
20 18 (13.95%) Threat Intelligence
21 17 (13.18%) PCI DSS

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 21 (16.28%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.20%) IIS
3 4 (3.10%) Apache
3 4 (3.10%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (1.55%) CloudFront
2 2 (1.55%) G Suite
2 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.31%) Firewall
2 23 (17.83%) TCP/IP
3 20 (15.50%) Network Security
4 10 (7.75%) SSL
5 9 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.43%) IPsec
6 7 (5.43%) LAN
6 7 (5.43%) WAN
7 6 (4.65%) FWSM
7 6 (4.65%) VPN
8 5 (3.88%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (3.88%) DMVPN
8 5 (3.88%) DNS
8 5 (3.88%) WebEx
9 4 (3.10%) HTTP
9 4 (3.10%) SNMP
9 4 (3.10%) SSH
10 3 (2.33%) FCoE
10 3 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (2.33%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.55%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) JIRA
2 3 (2.33%) Redmine
3 2 (1.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (12.40%) Games
2 14 (10.85%) Finance
3 11 (8.53%) Digital Economy
4 7 (5.43%) Legal
5 5 (3.88%) German Language
5 5 (3.88%) Military
6 4 (3.10%) French Language
6 4 (3.10%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (3.10%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (19.38%) Consultant
2 21 (16.28%) Analyst
2 21 (16.28%) Security Consultant
2 21 (16.28%) Security Engineer
3 20 (15.50%) Security Manager
4 18 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 15 (11.63%) Security Analyst
5 15 (11.63%) Security Support Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (8.53%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Windows Support Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) IT Manager
7 10 (7.75%) IT Security Manager
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (7.75%) SIEM Consultant
7 10 (7.75%) SOC Analyst
8 9 (6.98%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) IT Security Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) Regular Expression
2 7 (5.43%) ZeroMQ
3 6 (4.65%) Web Services
4 5 (3.88%) .NET
4 5 (3.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (8.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.33%) Cybercrime
6 3 (2.33%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.55%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.55%) Fintech
7 2 (1.55%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (43.41%) Linux
2 54 (41.86%) Windows
3 18 (13.95%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.85%) Unix
5 13 (10.08%) CentOS
6 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.10%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.10%) Windows NT
8 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.41%) Information Security
1 56 (43.41%) SIEM
2 33 (25.58%) Analytics
3 31 (24.03%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (21.71%) Risk Management
5 24 (18.60%) ITIL
6 23 (17.83%) Security Operations
7 22 (17.05%) Presales
8 20 (15.50%) Security Architecture
9 18 (13.95%) Threat Intelligence
9 18 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (11.63%) Business Continuity
10 15 (11.63%) Service Delivery
11 14 (10.85%) Mentoring
11 14 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.08%) Project Management
13 11 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.53%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 11 (8.53%) Identity Access Management
14 10 (7.75%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.95%) SQL
2 13 (10.08%) C
3 10 (7.75%) Python
4 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.88%) Java
7 3 (2.33%) Korn
8 1 (0.78%) C++
8 1 (0.78%) Perl
8 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (29.46%) CEH
2 36 (27.91%) CISM
3 25 (19.38%) CISA
4 19 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (11.63%) CCNA
5 15 (11.63%) CompTIA Security+
5 15 (11.63%) MCSE
5 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (11.63%) Security+ Certification
6 12 (9.30%) GCIA
6 12 (9.30%) GIAC
7 10 (7.75%) SSCP
8 9 (6.98%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (6.98%) SANS
9 8 (6.20%) Degree
9 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
9 8 (6.20%) Security Cleared
10 7 (5.43%) MCP
11 4 (3.10%) CCNP
11 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (13.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.65%) GPG13
3 6 (4.65%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.88%) GDPR
4 5 (3.88%) SLA
5 4 (3.10%) SSAE 16
6 2 (1.55%) BS7799
6 2 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.43%) Samba
3 3 (2.33%) NFS
3 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.55%) Xen
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Grafana
2 5 (3.88%) Ansible
2 5 (3.88%) Nagios
2 5 (3.88%) Nessus
2 5 (3.88%) Nmap
2 5 (3.88%) Puppet
3 4 (3.10%) Endace
4 3 (2.33%) Graphite
4 3 (2.33%) Kibana
4 3 (2.33%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.33%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Cisco
2 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.40%) LogRhythm
4 11 (8.53%) VMware
5 10 (7.75%) Splunk
6 9 (6.98%) Google
6 9 (6.98%) Juniper
7 8 (6.20%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.20%) Palo Alto
8 7 (5.43%) Apple
9 6 (4.65%) Forcepoint
9 6 (4.65%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.88%) NetWitness
10 5 (3.88%) Oracle
10 5 (3.88%) Qualys
11 4 (3.10%) ArcSight
11 4 (3.10%) Lotus
11 4 (3.10%) Novell
11 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.10%) Tufin
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