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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 84 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing CISA 13 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 0.72% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.72% 2.60% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
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
349 385 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.39% 27.80% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 231 256 203
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 February 2016.

CISA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (86.67%) CISSP
2 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) Retail
3 16 (53.33%) Information Security
4 14 (46.67%) CISM
4 14 (46.67%) Degree
5 13 (43.33%) Security Management
5 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
6 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 12 (40.00%) Legal
6 12 (40.00%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) Network Security
6 12 (40.00%) SIEM
6 12 (40.00%) Banking
6 12 (40.00%) Security Operations
7 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
7 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (36.67%) GIAC
8 10 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
8 10 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (30.00%) GCIA
9 9 (30.00%) CEH
9 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (30.00%) Service Management
9 9 (30.00%) tcpdump
9 9 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (26.67%) Digital Forensics

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (40.00%) Network Security
2 9 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (30.00%) tcpdump
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) FTP
4 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
1 18 (60.00%) Retail
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
2 12 (40.00%) Legal
3 10 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Network Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Network Intrusion Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Audit Manager
5 5 (16.67%) IT Audit Manager
5 5 (16.67%) IT Manager
6 4 (13.33%) IT Assistant
6 4 (13.33%) IT Risk Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Governance Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Associate Director
8 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) IT Governance Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (36.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (6.67%) PKI
6 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Information Security
2 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
2 13 (43.33%) Security Management
3 12 (40.00%) ITIL
3 12 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 12 (40.00%) SIEM
4 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Service Management
6 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (26.67%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (20.00%) Internal Audit
9 6 (20.00%) IT Audit
10 5 (16.67%) Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) Data Analytics
10 5 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) CISSP
2 14 (46.67%) CISM
2 14 (46.67%) Degree
3 11 (36.67%) GIAC
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (30.00%) CEH
5 9 (30.00%) GCIA
6 4 (13.33%) CIMA
7 3 (10.00%) ACCA
7 3 (10.00%) QiCA
8 1 (3.33%) CRISC
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) COBIT
2 2 (6.67%) ISO27002
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (3.33%) Splunk