The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 74 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% 0.84% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 3.05% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £34,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.42% -50.71%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 262 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 28.42% 27.67% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 185 219 245
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISSP across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CISSP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Oxford

CISSP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing CISSP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CISSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet