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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 91 115 112
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 14 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.14% 1.59% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.56% 4.38% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 20
Median salary £75,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 393 707 986
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.08% 36.33% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 257 556 569
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Reading

CISSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 15 (55.56%) CISM
2 13 (48.15%) CISA
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
3 10 (37.04%) SIEM
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (25.93%) Presales
6 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.93%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (18.52%) Network Design
8 5 (18.52%) Service Management
8 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
9 4 (14.81%) Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.81%) SLA
9 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
9 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
9 4 (14.81%) F5
9 4 (14.81%) Time Management
10 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
10 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
10 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft

CISSP
Top Related 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
3 1 (3.70%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Service Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Account Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Analytics Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Client Services Manager
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Manager
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Service Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Account Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (7.41%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Information Security
1 10 (37.04%) SIEM
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Presales
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Network Design
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) CISM
2 13 (48.15%) CISA
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.41%) GCIA
4 2 (7.41%) GCIH
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CISMP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) EnCE
5 1 (3.70%) GCFA
5 1 (3.70%) GCFE
5 1 (3.70%) GIAC
5 1 (3.70%) GREM
5 1 (3.70%) IISP
5 1 (3.70%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
3 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.70%) COBIT
4 1 (3.70%) COSO
4 1 (3.70%) GDPR
4 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) EnCase
1 1 (3.70%) Nessus
1 1 (3.70%) Nmap
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.81%) F5
2 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) NetWitness
5 1 (3.70%) Novell
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000 + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago