The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for CISSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (ISC2 CISSP)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 30 42
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12  
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 1 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.29% 5.20% 3.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 16.48% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 19
Median salary £82,500 £60,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +12.14%  
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 Slough.

Academic & Professional Certification
Slough
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 75 176 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 22.12% 31.54% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 155 134
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,500 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

CISSP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for CISSP in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Slough region with a requirement for CISSP.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
1 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Grafana
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) InfluxDB
2 3 (42.86%) GCIH
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Sun
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) French Language
2 3 (42.86%) German Language
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) CLAS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) iPad

CISSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) InfluxDB
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) French Language
1 3 (42.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) GCIH
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CLAS
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) GIAC
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Grafana
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle