The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 217 244 221
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Permanent jobs citing CISA 36 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 0.65% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 20
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
CISA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1663 1704 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.33% 22.90% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1303 1333
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,150 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CISA Salary Trend in the North West

CISA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

CISA Salary Histogram in the North West

CISA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +29 30 £55,000 +20.87% 3
Cheshire 0 5 £87,500 +25.00% 1
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 36 (69.23%) CISSP
2 33 (63.46%) Information Security
3 32 (61.54%) Banking
4 30 (57.69%) CISM
5 29 (55.77%) Risk Management
6 25 (48.08%) Retail
7 23 (44.23%) Finance
8 15 (28.85%) ITIL
9 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
9 14 (26.92%) Degree
10 13 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (25.00%) ACCA
11 12 (23.08%) Security Management
12 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
12 11 (21.15%) Project Management
13 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
15 8 (15.38%) Legal
15 8 (15.38%) Service Management
16 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management
16 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
17 6 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
17 6 (11.54%) COBIT
17 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
17 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
17 6 (11.54%) Digital Forensics
17 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (11.54%) Financial Institution

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.92%) IPsec
4 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
General
1 32 (61.54%) Banking
2 25 (48.08%) Retail
3 23 (44.23%) Finance
4 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
5 8 (15.38%) Legal
6 6 (11.54%) Financial Institution
6 6 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Head of Technology
2 7 (13.46%) Information Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Risk Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Information Risk Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Head of Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Security Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Chief Information Officer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Junior
5 3 (5.77%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Information Security Officer
5 3 (5.77%) Security Officer
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (3.85%) IT Security Manager
7 1 (1.92%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) IT Audit Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) GIS
5 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) UNIX
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 29 (55.77%) Risk Management
3 15 (28.85%) ITIL
4 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (23.08%) Security Management
7 11 (21.15%) Project Management
7 11 (21.15%) Cyber Security
8 8 (15.38%) Service Management
9 7 (13.46%) Matrix Management
9 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
9 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (11.54%) Business Analysis
10 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
10 6 (11.54%) Digital Forensics
10 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (69.23%) CISSP
2 30 (57.69%) CISM
3 14 (26.92%) Degree
4 13 (25.00%) ACCA
5 4 (7.69%) MBA
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.85%) QiCA
7 1 (1.92%) CIMA
7 1 (1.92%) CEH
7 1 (1.92%) CISMP
7 1 (1.92%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) COBIT
3 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
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