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 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 241 213 258
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +45
Permanent jobs citing CISA 7 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 1.58% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 14
Average salary £50,000 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.76% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £54,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.52%
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
1766 1587 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.39% 24.46% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1292 1587
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -28 6 £50,000 +21.95%
Cheshire -5 1 £47,500 +9.19%
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (80.95%) CISSP
2 26 (61.90%) Risk Management
3 23 (54.76%) Information Security
4 22 (52.38%) CISM
5 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 14 (33.33%) Banking
6 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
7 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 9 (21.43%) Retail
8 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (21.43%) Cyber Security
9 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.67%) CRISC
11 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (11.90%) COBIT
12 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.90%) Information Assurance
13 4 (9.52%) PCI QSA
13 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
13 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
13 4 (9.52%) CEH
13 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
13 4 (9.52%) Law
13 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
1 14 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (21.43%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 4 (9.52%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Tester
2 8 (19.05%) Head of Security
2 8 (19.05%) Head of Information Security
3 7 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Junior
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Junior Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Risk Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Head of IT Security
6 4 (9.52%) Head of IT
6 4 (9.52%) Auditor
6 4 (9.52%) IT Auditor
6 4 (9.52%) IT Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Risk Management
2 23 (54.76%) Information Security
3 13 (30.95%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (21.43%) Cyber Security
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) Information Assurance
7 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Data Security
9 1 (2.38%) Service Management
9 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Release Management
9 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) CISSP
2 22 (52.38%) CISM
3 7 (16.67%) CRISC
4 4 (9.52%) PCI QSA
4 4 (9.52%) CEH
5 2 (4.76%) ISSAP
5 2 (4.76%) ISSMP
5 2 (4.76%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) QiCA
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CISMP
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) PCI DSS
2 12 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (11.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (11.90%) COBIT
4 3 (7.14%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) NCR
2 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.38%) McAfee
2 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat