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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 139 165 145
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing CISA 22 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.62% 1.28% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 9
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £47,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £64,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
840 861 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.68% 23.05% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 583 570 537
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +11 18 £66,250 +10.41%
Glasgow +14 4 £34,000 - 1
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (64.29%) CISSP
2 31 (55.36%) Information Security
3 30 (53.57%) Finance
4 27 (48.21%) Banking
4 27 (48.21%) CISM
5 26 (46.43%) Risk Management
6 25 (44.64%) ITIL
7 23 (41.07%) Project Management
8 22 (39.29%) Cyber Security
9 21 (37.50%) Retail
10 18 (32.14%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (32.14%) COBIT
11 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (23.21%) Data Protection
12 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
12 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
13 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
13 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (19.64%) Mobile Payment
14 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
14 11 (19.64%) Degree
14 11 (19.64%) SCADA
14 11 (19.64%) Cryptography
14 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis
14 11 (19.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (19.64%) ACCA
14 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
15 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (10.71%) LAN
1 6 (10.71%) WLAN
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
1 6 (10.71%) Network Security
2 5 (8.93%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) QlikView
1 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
General
1 30 (53.57%) Finance
2 27 (48.21%) Banking
3 21 (37.50%) Retail
4 11 (19.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
5 7 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 6 (10.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Head of Technology
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Information Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Information Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Security Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Cyber Security Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Chief Information Officer
6 5 (8.93%) Head of Testing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (19.64%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (19.64%) SCADA
3 11 (19.64%) Cryptography
4 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) UNIX
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Information Security
2 26 (46.43%) Risk Management
3 25 (44.64%) ITIL
4 23 (41.07%) Project Management
5 22 (39.29%) Cyber Security
6 18 (32.14%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (23.21%) Data Protection
7 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (19.64%) Information Assurance
8 11 (19.64%) Business Analysis
9 10 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (17.86%) Test Scripting
10 6 (10.71%) Benchmarking
10 6 (10.71%) SIEM
10 6 (10.71%) Matrix Management
11 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.93%) Security Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (8.93%) Security Management
11 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) CISSP
2 27 (48.21%) CISM
3 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
4 11 (19.64%) Degree
4 11 (19.64%) ACCA
5 7 (12.50%) CRISC
6 6 (10.71%) MBA
7 5 (8.93%) CEH
7 5 (8.93%) GIAC
7 5 (8.93%) GCIA
8 2 (3.57%) CGEIT
8 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) COBIT
2 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
4 7 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (7.14%) QA
5 4 (7.14%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.79%) COSO
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle
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