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

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 107 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 16 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.22% 1.83% 1.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 5.08% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 29
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,600 £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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 438 689 1008
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 33.33% 35.98% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 290 538 594
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

CISSP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Reading

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for CISSP in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 18 (54.55%) CISM
2 17 (51.52%) Information Security
3 14 (42.42%) CISA
4 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 9 (27.27%) Service Management
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (24.24%) SIEM
8 7 (21.21%) Presales
8 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
9 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
9 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
9 6 (18.18%) Network Security
9 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
10 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
10 5 (15.15%) F5
10 5 (15.15%) Migration
10 5 (15.15%) Network Design
10 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
10 5 (15.15%) Security Management
10 5 (15.15%) Unix
11 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
11 4 (12.12%) SLA

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Account Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Client Services Manager
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Service Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Account Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Security
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Cybercrime
2 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Service Management
5 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) SIEM
6 7 (21.21%) Presales
6 7 (21.21%) Security Architecture
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
8 5 (15.15%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Network Design
8 5 (15.15%) Security Management
9 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
9 4 (12.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) C++
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) CISM
2 14 (42.42%) CISA
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CISMP
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) EnCE
4 1 (3.03%) GCFA
4 1 (3.03%) GCFE
4 1 (3.03%) GCIA
4 1 (3.03%) GCIH
4 1 (3.03%) GIAC
4 1 (3.03%) GREM
4 1 (3.03%) IISP
4 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.12%) SLA
3 4 (12.12%) SSAE 16
4 1 (3.03%) COBIT
4 1 (3.03%) COSO
4 1 (3.03%) GDPR
4 1 (3.03%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Palo Alto
2 5 (15.15%) F5
2 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 6 days ago