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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 159 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing CISA 19 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 1.71% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,500 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,500 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.00%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
927 879 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.89% 28.21% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 601 487 753
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Fife - 7 £48,500 -
Glasgow -11 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Moray - 1 £60,000 -
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CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (87.30%) CISSP
2 28 (44.44%) CISM
3 27 (42.86%) Finance
4 23 (36.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (34.92%) Management Information System
5 22 (34.92%) Information Security
6 18 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (25.40%) Firewall
7 16 (25.40%) SIEM
8 15 (23.81%) tcpdump
8 15 (23.81%) CEH
8 15 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (23.81%) Security Testing
8 15 (23.81%) Network Security
8 15 (23.81%) GIAC
8 15 (23.81%) GCIA
9 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
9 13 (20.63%) Data Security
9 13 (20.63%) Change Management
9 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
9 13 (20.63%) COBIT
9 13 (20.63%) Information Assurance
10 11 (17.46%) Degree
11 10 (15.87%) Security Management
11 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
11 10 (15.87%) MS Office
11 10 (15.87%) CGEIT
11 10 (15.87%) CRISC
12 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (15.87%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) Firewall
2 15 (23.81%) tcpdump
2 15 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (23.81%) Network Security
3 4 (6.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 15 (23.81%) Network Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Consultant
4 11 (17.46%) Security Consultant
4 11 (17.46%) Information Security Consultant
5 9 (14.29%) Auditor
6 8 (12.70%) Coordinator
7 6 (9.52%) Information Manager
7 6 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
7 6 (9.52%) Security Manager
8 5 (7.94%) IT Audit Manager
8 5 (7.94%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Audit Manager
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (6.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (3.17%) IT Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) CESG
3 4 (6.35%) iSeries
3 4 (6.35%) RMADS
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Information Security
2 16 (25.40%) SIEM
3 15 (23.81%) Security Testing
4 13 (20.63%) Business Continuity
4 13 (20.63%) Data Security
4 13 (20.63%) Change Management
4 13 (20.63%) Information Assurance
5 10 (15.87%) Security Management
6 8 (12.70%) Time Management
6 8 (12.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.70%) TOGAF
6 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.52%) ITIL
8 5 (7.94%) ISMS
8 5 (7.94%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (7.94%) Information Security Management
8 5 (7.94%) Benchmarking
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) C#
2 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (87.30%) CISSP
2 28 (44.44%) CISM
3 15 (23.81%) CEH
3 15 (23.81%) GIAC
3 15 (23.81%) GCIA
4 11 (17.46%) Degree
5 10 (15.87%) CGEIT
5 10 (15.87%) CRISC
6 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 8 (12.70%) BC Cleared
7 8 (12.70%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.94%) QiCA
9 2 (3.17%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (36.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (20.63%) PCI DSS
3 13 (20.63%) COBIT
4 8 (12.70%) QA
4 8 (12.70%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) IAG
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Sybase
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Capita