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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 89 100 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing CISA 17 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 2.33% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £43,250 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,272 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.46% -4.54%
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
449 386 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.28% 25.85% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 315 242 164
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 August 2015.

CISA Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 29 (72.50%) CISSP
2 24 (60.00%) Information Security
3 22 (55.00%) Banking
4 21 (52.50%) Retail
4 21 (52.50%) CISM
4 21 (52.50%) Cyber Security
5 20 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 20 (50.00%) ITIL
6 16 (40.00%) Finance
7 15 (37.50%) Project Management
8 13 (32.50%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (27.50%) ACCA
9 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 10 (25.00%) COBIT
10 10 (25.00%) SCADA
10 10 (25.00%) Cryptography
10 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 10 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 10 (25.00%) Information Assurance
10 10 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (20.00%) Degree
12 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.50%) Management Information System

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5 (12.50%) LAN
1 5 (12.50%) WLAN
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
1 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (12.50%) Network Security
2 4 (10.00%) tcpdump
General
1 22 (55.00%) Banking
2 21 (52.50%) Retail
3 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (7.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Head of Technology
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Junior
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Head of Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Cyber Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Chief Information Officer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 10 (25.00%) SCADA
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Information Security
2 21 (52.50%) Cyber Security
3 20 (50.00%) ITIL
3 20 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 15 (37.50%) Project Management
5 13 (32.50%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 10 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 10 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
9 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (12.50%) SIEM
9 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Security Management
9 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 5 (12.50%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) CISSP
2 21 (52.50%) CISM
3 11 (27.50%) ACCA
4 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (12.50%) MBA
7 4 (10.00%) GIAC
7 4 (10.00%) GCIA
7 4 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (25.00%) COBIT
1 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.50%) HIPAA
2 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
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