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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 75 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Permanent jobs citing CISA 24 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 0.43% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.59% 1.79% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
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
364 390 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.36% 23.79% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 210 248 190
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £60,000 £55,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (96.55%) CISSP
2 20 (68.97%) Information Security
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) Cyber Security
4 16 (55.17%) Project Management
5 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
6 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (37.93%) Finance
8 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
8 10 (34.48%) Banking
8 10 (34.48%) Retail
8 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
9 9 (31.03%) CISM
10 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (27.59%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
10 8 (27.59%) GIAC
10 8 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
10 8 (27.59%) CEH
10 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (27.59%) GCIA
10 8 (27.59%) Network Security
10 8 (27.59%) Security Testing
10 8 (27.59%) COBIT
10 8 (27.59%) SCADA
10 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
10 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (27.59%) Firewall
1 8 (27.59%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (27.59%) Network Security
1 8 (27.59%) tcpdump
2 6 (20.69%) LAN
2 6 (20.69%) WLAN
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
2 10 (34.48%) Retail
3 8 (27.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Network Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Security Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) Network Security Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Information Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Security Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Cryptography
1 8 (27.59%) SCADA
1 8 (27.59%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Cyber Security
3 16 (55.17%) Project Management
4 15 (51.72%) Risk Management
5 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (34.48%) Business Analysis
6 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
7 8 (27.59%) Security Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
7 8 (27.59%) Information Assurance
7 8 (27.59%) SIEM
7 8 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (20.69%) Benchmarking
9 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
10 2 (6.90%) Security Management
10 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) CISSP
2 9 (31.03%) CISM
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) GIAC
3 8 (27.59%) GCIA
3 8 (27.59%) CEH
4 7 (24.14%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) MBA
6 1 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (27.59%) COBIT
1 8 (27.59%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago