The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 159 149 144
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing CISA 11 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 1.23% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 11
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
855 895 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.18% 27.47% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 566 535 682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,950 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CISA
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -4 9 £55,000 +17.02%
Glasgow - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 26 (89.66%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
3 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
5 9 (31.03%) QA
5 9 (31.03%) Information Security
6 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
6 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
6 8 (27.59%) COBIT
6 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (27.59%) Time Management
6 8 (27.59%) BC Cleared
6 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
6 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
6 8 (27.59%) BS25999
6 8 (27.59%) Information Assurance
6 8 (27.59%) SIEM
7 7 (24.14%) Firewall
8 6 (20.69%) GIAC
8 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Network Security
8 6 (20.69%) Banking
8 6 (20.69%) CEH
8 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (20.69%) Network Security
2 6 (20.69%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Auditor
2 8 (27.59%) Coordinator
3 7 (24.14%) Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Network Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Security Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Security Manager
4 6 (20.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Information Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (10.34%) IT Auditor
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Information Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Auditor
8 1 (3.45%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Audit Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.90%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
5 1 (3.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Information Security
2 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
2 8 (27.59%) Business Continuity
2 8 (27.59%) Information Assurance
2 8 (27.59%) SIEM
2 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (27.59%) Time Management
3 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Security
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (89.66%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 8 (27.59%) BC Cleared
5 8 (27.59%) DV Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) GIAC
6 6 (20.69%) GCIA
6 6 (20.69%) CEH
7 3 (10.34%) CGEIT
7 3 (10.34%) CRISC
8 1 (3.45%) ISACA
8 1 (3.45%) CAPM
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.45%) PMP
8 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.45%) SSCP
8 1 (3.45%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (31.03%) QA
3 8 (27.59%) BS25999
3 8 (27.59%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft