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 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
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 94 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing CISA 11 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 1.54% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 7.07% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 12
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.69%
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
358 311 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.52% 21.75% 31.01%
Number of salaries quoted 255 182 237
Average salary £45,000 £36,947 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (73.33%) CISSP
1 11 (73.33%) Risk Management
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (53.33%) Retail
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Cyber Security
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRISC
6 1 (6.67%) People Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Junior
2 4 (26.67%) IT Auditor
2 4 (26.67%) Junior Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Auditor
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Auditor
3 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Auditor
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (53.33%) Cyber Security
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CRISC