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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 72 88
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 57 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.00% 3.23% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.70% 9.42% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 34
Median salary £58,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £64,700
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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 456 605 837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.13% 34.26% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 362 438 578
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +18.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 24 (58.54%) CISM
1 24 (58.54%) Information Security
2 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (43.90%) Firewall
4 16 (39.02%) CISA
5 14 (34.15%) Linux
6 13 (31.71%) ITIL
6 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
6 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
6 13 (31.71%) Security Architecture
7 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
8 11 (26.83%) SIEM
8 11 (26.83%) Digital Economy
9 9 (21.95%) Service Management
9 9 (21.95%) Regulatory Compliance
10 8 (19.51%) Presales
10 8 (19.51%) Finance
10 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (17.07%) Unix
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
11 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (17.07%) Analytics
12 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (14.63%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco
12 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
12 6 (14.63%) Security Management
12 6 (14.63%) Degree
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (12.20%) DMVPN
3 5 (12.20%) FWSM
3 5 (12.20%) IPsec
3 5 (12.20%) Network Security
3 5 (12.20%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) FCoE
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
4 3 (7.32%) SNMP
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
1 3 (7.32%) Redmine
2 2 (4.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (26.83%) Digital Economy
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Consultant
2 14 (34.15%) Security Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Senior Security Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) SIEM Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Splunk Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Account Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Account Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) System Design Authority
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Design Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Cybercrime
2 3 (7.32%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
2 13 (31.71%) Security Architecture
2 13 (31.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.83%) SIEM
4 9 (21.95%) Regulatory Compliance
4 9 (21.95%) Service Management
5 8 (19.51%) Presales
5 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
7 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
7 6 (14.63%) Security Management
7 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.20%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) C
2 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.32%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) C++
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) CISM
2 16 (39.02%) CISA
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 4 (9.76%) SSCP
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) GIAC
5 3 (7.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (7.32%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.32%) SANS
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.20%) SLA
4 4 (9.76%) SSAE 16
5 2 (4.88%) BS7799
5 2 (4.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) NFS
1 3 (7.32%) Samba
1 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Nessus
1 5 (12.20%) Nmap
2 3 (7.32%) Ansible
2 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco
2 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
2 5 (12.20%) NetWitness
2 5 (12.20%) Qualys
2 5 (12.20%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 3 (7.32%) F5
4 3 (7.32%) NetApp
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy
4 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 6 days ago