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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 143 141 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing CISA 14 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.58% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 2.08% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 22
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
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
838 867 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.27% 27.98% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 523 594 486
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +10 13 £60,000 +4.34%
Glasgow -20 1 £47,500 -15.55%
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (83.33%) CISSP
2 20 (55.56%) Finance
3 19 (52.78%) Information Security
3 19 (52.78%) Degree
4 18 (50.00%) Retail
5 17 (47.22%) CISM
6 15 (41.67%) Security Management
6 15 (41.67%) Management Information System
6 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
7 14 (38.89%) ITIL
8 13 (36.11%) Network Security
8 13 (36.11%) SIEM
9 12 (33.33%) Security Operations
9 12 (33.33%) Legal
9 12 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (33.33%) Banking
10 11 (30.56%) CEH
10 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
10 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (30.56%) GIAC
10 11 (30.56%) Service Management
10 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
11 10 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (27.78%) Corporate Banking
12 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (25.00%) GCIA
12 9 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
12 9 (25.00%) tcpdump
13 8 (22.22%) Digital Forensics

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Network Security
2 12 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 6 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) FTP
6 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Retail
3 12 (33.33%) Banking
3 12 (33.33%) Legal
4 10 (27.78%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Security Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Audit Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) IT Audit Manager
4 7 (19.44%) IT Manager
5 6 (16.67%) IT Assistant
5 6 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
5 6 (16.67%) Risk Manager
5 6 (16.67%) Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
3 9 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
6 2 (5.56%) PKI
6 2 (5.56%) SCADA
6 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Information Security
2 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 15 (41.67%) Security Management
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
4 13 (36.11%) SIEM
5 12 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 12 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
6 11 (30.56%) Service Management
6 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.67%) Business Development
10 6 (16.67%) Coaching
10 6 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (16.67%) Practice Management
11 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) CISSP
2 19 (52.78%) Degree
3 17 (47.22%) CISM
4 11 (30.56%) CEH
4 11 (30.56%) GIAC
5 10 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (25.00%) GCIA
7 6 (16.67%) CIMA
8 4 (11.11%) ACCA
8 4 (11.11%) QiCA
9 3 (8.33%) SSCP
10 1 (2.78%) CRISC
10 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) COBIT
3 2 (5.56%) ISO27002
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.78%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) Splunk