The table below looks at the statistics for CISSP in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISSP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Rank 112 116 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing CISSP 7 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 0.51% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 1.92% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,250 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.17% -24.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £30,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
CISSP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
427 468 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.07% 26.56% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 340 396 524
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISSP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CISSP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CISSP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CISSP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

CISSP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISSP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CISSP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

CISSP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISSP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 3 £55,000 +59.42%
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
CISSP
South East

CISSP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Legal

CISSP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCIE
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCDP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
1 3 (42.86%) Fortinet