The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 139 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISA 14 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 1.24% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.62% 5.29% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 18
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,800 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,250 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+18.50% +7.52%
CISA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
866 775 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.87% 23.48% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 605 475 580
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CISA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CISA Salary Trend in Scotland

CISA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

CISA Salary Histogram in Scotland

CISA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow 0 8 £56,250 +18.42% 2
Edinburgh -12 6 £60,000 +41.17% 2
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (67.86%) Risk Management
2 16 (57.14%) CISSP
3 15 (53.57%) Banking
4 13 (46.43%) Finance
5 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
6 9 (32.14%) CRISC
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (28.57%) Retail
7 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 7 (25.00%) CISM
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
10 5 (17.86%) VBA
10 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
10 5 (17.86%) COBIT
10 5 (17.86%) QA
11 4 (14.29%) Degree
11 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
11 4 (14.29%) Analytics
11 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Information Security
12 3 (10.71%) GCIA
12 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.71%) Firewall
12 3 (10.71%) GIAC

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
1 3 (10.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (10.71%) QlikView
General
1 15 (53.57%) Banking
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Tester
2 4 (14.29%) Junior
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) IT Auditor
2 4 (14.29%) Senior IT Auditor
2 4 (14.29%) Junior Tester
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Auditor
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Auditor
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Network Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Risk Management
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 7 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Information Security
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Security Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) SIEM
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
10 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
10 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.57%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) CISSP
2 9 (32.14%) CRISC
3 7 (25.00%) CISM
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) GIAC
5 3 (10.71%) GCIA
5 3 (10.71%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) COBIT
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London or Edinburgh, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago