The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 183 155 184
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISA 6 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.60% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 2.44% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 10
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.52%
CISA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1078 900 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.92% 24.44% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 915 792 915
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISA across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISA
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISA across the Manchester region.

CISA Salary Trend in Manchester

CISA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CISA Salary Histogram in Manchester

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (80.00%) CISSP
2 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (56.00%) Information Security
4 13 (52.00%) CISM
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (36.00%) Banking
6 9 (36.00%) Retail
6 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
6 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (36.00%) Cyber Security
7 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
9 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (16.00%) CEH
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.00%) Law
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (12.00%) Data Security
10 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (12.00%) PCI QSA
10 3 (12.00%) HIPAA
11 2 (8.00%) COBIT
11 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
11 2 (8.00%) CRISC
11 2 (8.00%) Finance

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
1 9 (36.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Head of Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) Head of Security
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Junior Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Head of IT Security
4 4 (16.00%) Head of IT
4 4 (16.00%) IT Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Governance Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Risk Management
2 14 (56.00%) Information Security
3 11 (44.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (36.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Data Security
8 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Change Control
9 1 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) CEH
4 3 (12.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (8.00%) CRISC
6 1 (4.00%) QiCA
6 1 (4.00%) CISMP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (12.00%) HIPAA
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee
1 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat