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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 76 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing CISA 33 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.10% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.75% 2.22% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,210 £43,250 £44,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.94%
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
489 405 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.15% 27.46% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 328 238 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CISA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 30 (65.22%) CISSP
1 30 (65.22%) CISM
2 29 (63.04%) Finance
3 28 (60.87%) Information Security
3 28 (60.87%) Banking
4 27 (58.70%) Retail
5 26 (56.52%) Risk Management
6 22 (47.83%) ITIL
7 20 (43.48%) Cyber Security
8 19 (41.30%) Degree
9 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (32.61%) Security Management
10 15 (32.61%) Management Information System
11 14 (30.43%) ACCA
12 13 (28.26%) Legal
13 11 (23.91%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (23.91%) Project Management
14 10 (21.74%) Corporate Banking
14 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (21.74%) Cryptography
15 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
15 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
15 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
15 8 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (17.39%) Service Management
15 8 (17.39%) COBIT
15 8 (17.39%) SCADA

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) WLAN
2 3 (6.52%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 29 (63.04%) Finance
2 28 (60.87%) Banking
3 27 (58.70%) Retail
4 13 (28.26%) Legal
5 10 (21.74%) Corporate Banking
6 8 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Head of Technology
2 5 (10.87%) IT Assistant
2 5 (10.87%) Head of Testing
2 5 (10.87%) IT Audit Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Security Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Chief Information Officer
2 5 (10.87%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) Audit Manager
2 5 (10.87%) IT Risk Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Risk Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Information Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (6.52%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Information Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
3 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
3 3 (6.52%) Junior
3 3 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (6.52%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Management Information System
2 10 (21.74%) Cryptography
3 8 (17.39%) SCADA
3 8 (17.39%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Information Security
2 26 (56.52%) Risk Management
3 22 (47.83%) ITIL
4 20 (43.48%) Cyber Security
5 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (32.61%) Security Management
7 11 (23.91%) Project Management
7 11 (23.91%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
8 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
8 8 (17.39%) Information Assurance
8 8 (17.39%) Digital Forensics
8 8 (17.39%) Service Management
8 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
9 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) CISSP
1 30 (65.22%) CISM
2 19 (41.30%) Degree
3 14 (30.43%) ACCA
4 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (10.87%) CIMA
6 3 (6.52%) MBA
6 3 (6.52%) QiCA
7 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.39%) COBIT
2 8 (17.39%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.52%) HIPAA
3 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
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