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 28 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 76 95
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 26 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.02% 3.15% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 9.42% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 33
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 £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £95,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 452 605 815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.12% 33.39% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1120 1472
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 £26,000 £26,750 £23,279
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISSP in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 25 (60.98%) Information Security
2 23 (56.10%) CISM
3 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (43.90%) Firewall
5 15 (36.59%) CISA
6 14 (34.15%) Linux
6 14 (34.15%) Security Architecture
7 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
7 12 (29.27%) ITIL
7 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
7 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
8 11 (26.83%) SIEM
9 10 (24.39%) Digital Economy
10 9 (21.95%) Regulatory Compliance
11 8 (19.51%) Presales
11 8 (19.51%) Service Management
11 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (17.07%) Finance
12 7 (17.07%) Unix
12 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (17.07%) Analytics
12 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
13 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (14.63%) Windows
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco
13 6 (14.63%) Project Management
13 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
13 6 (14.63%) Security Management
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (14.63%) Degree

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 10 (24.39%) Digital Economy
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) 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%) SOC 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 25 (60.98%) Information Security
2 14 (34.15%) Security Architecture
3 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
3 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
4 11 (26.83%) SIEM
5 9 (21.95%) Regulatory Compliance
6 8 (19.51%) Presales
6 8 (19.51%) Service Management
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Analytics
7 7 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
8 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
8 6 (14.63%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Security Management
8 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (12.20%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Network Design
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 23 (56.10%) CISM
2 15 (36.59%) 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%) SANS
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CLAS
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
3 4 (9.76%) SLA
3 4 (9.76%) SSAE 16
4 2 (4.88%) BS7799
4 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%) NetWitness
2 5 (12.20%) Qualys
2 5 (12.20%) Splunk
3 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 3 (7.32%) NetApp
4 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.32%) Remedy
4 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.88%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
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