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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 132 165 145
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Permanent jobs citing CISA 23 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.16% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 0.68% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +91.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,800 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -12.72%
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
767 888 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.16% 23.11% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 489 580 505
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 £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 May 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 May 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 +24 16 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Glasgow - 10 £50,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £102,000 -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (70.83%) CISSP
2 27 (56.25%) ITIL
3 26 (54.17%) Project Management
3 26 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 26 (54.17%) Finance
3 26 (54.17%) Information Security
4 20 (41.67%) Cyber Security
5 19 (39.58%) Banking
6 17 (35.42%) COBIT
7 16 (33.33%) CISM
8 15 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
10 12 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
12 10 (20.83%) Retail
12 10 (20.83%) Cryptography
12 10 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
12 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance
12 10 (20.83%) CRISC
12 10 (20.83%) PCI DSS
12 10 (20.83%) Degree
12 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
12 10 (20.83%) SCADA
12 10 (20.83%) Mobile Payment

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
1 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (16.67%) Network Security
1 8 (16.67%) tcpdump
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.33%) QlikView
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Retail
3 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 10 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Information Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Junior
7 2 (4.17%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (20.83%) Cryptography
3 10 (20.83%) SCADA
3 10 (20.83%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) UNIX
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) ITIL
2 26 (54.17%) Project Management
2 26 (54.17%) Risk Management
2 26 (54.17%) Information Security
3 20 (41.67%) Cyber Security
4 15 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 10 (20.83%) Information Assurance
7 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
8 8 (16.67%) SIEM
9 6 (12.50%) Benchmarking
10 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
10 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) Analytics
11 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) CISSP
2 16 (33.33%) CISM
3 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) CRISC
5 8 (16.67%) GIAC
5 8 (16.67%) GCIA
5 8 (16.67%) CEH
6 6 (12.50%) MBA
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (35.42%) COBIT
2 12 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (20.83%) PCI DSS
4 6 (12.50%) QA
5 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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