The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 95 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISA 11 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 1.00% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 4.26% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 3
Average salary £45,750 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.36%
CISA
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
395 329 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.12% 23.48% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 243 207 223
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £26,524
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISA 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 CISA.

1 16 (84.21%) CISSP
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (42.11%) Retail
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security
7 4 (21.05%) Legal
8 3 (15.79%) CISM
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) GCIA
8 3 (15.79%) CEH
8 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (15.79%) GIAC
8 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) Line Management
8 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
8 3 (15.79%) SIEM
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Project Management
10 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.26%) GIS
10 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CISA 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 CISA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
1 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
General
1 12 (63.16%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Security Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Junior Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Information Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Manager
4 3 (15.79%) IT Auditor
4 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Auditor
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Auditor
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior IT Auditor
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
5 2 (10.53%) Security Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) CISM
2 3 (15.79%) GCIA
2 3 (15.79%) CEH
2 3 (15.79%) GIAC
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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