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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 116 150 143
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -7
Permanent jobs citing CISA 34 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.08% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.14% 2.04% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £45,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
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
821 932 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.08% 23.34% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 505 599 508
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Edinburgh +32 24 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Glasgow +20 11 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Aberdeen - 1 £102,000 -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (65.96%) CISSP
2 26 (55.32%) Project Management
2 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
3 25 (53.19%) Finance
3 25 (53.19%) ITIL
4 24 (51.06%) Information Security
5 20 (42.55%) Banking
6 18 (38.30%) Cyber Security
7 16 (34.04%) COBIT
8 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (31.91%) CISM
9 14 (29.79%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
11 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
11 10 (21.28%) Retail
11 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (21.28%) Degree
11 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
11 10 (21.28%) Data Protection
11 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
11 10 (21.28%) CRISC
12 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
12 8 (17.02%) tcpdump
12 8 (17.02%) SIEM
12 8 (17.02%) PCI DSS
12 8 (17.02%) Network Security
12 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
12 8 (17.02%) SCADA

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Firewall
1 8 (17.02%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (17.02%) Network Security
1 8 (17.02%) tcpdump
2 6 (12.77%) LAN
2 6 (12.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Data Mining
2 5 (10.64%) QlikView
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Retail
4 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
4 8 (17.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Network Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Network Security Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Security Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Senior Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Security Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Risk Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Information Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Security Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Junior
7 2 (4.26%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) IT Auditor
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.02%) Cryptography
3 8 (17.02%) SCADA
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) UNIX
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Project Management
1 26 (55.32%) Risk Management
2 25 (53.19%) ITIL
3 24 (51.06%) Information Security
4 18 (38.30%) Cyber Security
5 15 (31.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (29.79%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (25.53%) Business Analysis
8 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (21.28%) Data Protection
8 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
9 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
9 8 (17.02%) SIEM
10 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Benchmarking
10 6 (12.77%) Analytics
11 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
1 6 (12.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) CISSP
2 15 (31.91%) CISM
3 10 (21.28%) Degree
3 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (21.28%) CRISC
4 8 (17.02%) GIAC
4 8 (17.02%) GCIA
4 8 (17.02%) CEH
5 6 (12.77%) MBA
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) COBIT
2 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (17.02%) PCI DSS
4 7 (14.89%) QA
5 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Glasgow
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago