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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 86 93 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing CISA 15 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.12% 1.11% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 4.46% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 16
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -1.04%
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
426 359 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.91% 24.95% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 277 219 255
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,994 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 3 March 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 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 10 (38.46%) Banking
4 10 (38.46%) Retail
5 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (30.77%) GIAC
6 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 8 (30.77%) GCIA
6 8 (30.77%) CEH
6 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Network Security
6 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
6 8 (30.77%) SIEM
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (26.92%) Information Security
8 5 (19.23%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 4 (15.38%) CISM
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
10 3 (11.54%) COBIT
10 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
10 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (30.77%) Firewall
1 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security
1 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WLAN
General
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
1 10 (38.46%) Retail
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Network Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) IT Auditor
4 3 (11.54%) Senior IT Auditor
4 3 (11.54%) Information Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Auditor
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
3 3 (11.54%) SCADA
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 8 (30.77%) SIEM
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (30.77%) Security Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Benchmarking
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
8 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) GIAC
2 8 (30.77%) GCIA
2 8 (30.77%) CEH
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) CISM
4 3 (11.54%) MBA
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) VCP4
6 1 (3.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (11.54%) COBIT
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £54500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago