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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 127 134 175
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Permanent jobs citing CISA 18 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.88% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.05% 3.25% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Median salary £52,500 £49,300 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,100 £44,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,400
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
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
590 892 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.40% 26.93% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 362 609 567
Median salary £45,000 £42,233 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CISA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

CISA Salary Histogram in Scotland

CISA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +26 8 - -
Edinburgh -4 8 £52,500 +8.02%
Stirling - 2 £57,500 -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CISA.

1 32 (86.49%) CISM
2 30 (81.08%) Information Security
3 23 (62.16%) CISSP
4 18 (48.65%) Finance
5 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (45.95%) COBIT
6 16 (43.24%) Data Protection
6 16 (43.24%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
8 14 (37.84%) CRISC
9 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
10 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (29.73%) Degree
11 11 (29.73%) Internal Audit
12 7 (18.92%) Project Management
12 7 (18.92%) IT Audit
13 6 (16.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 6 (16.22%) Threat Management
13 6 (16.22%) CEH
13 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.22%) CGEIT
13 6 (16.22%) DHCP
13 6 (16.22%) DNS
13 6 (16.22%) Firewall
13 6 (16.22%) Retail
14 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
14 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (13.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (13.51%) Information Security Governance
14 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DHCP
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Spotfire
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
1 9 (24.32%) Security Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Security Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Audit Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Risk Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Auditor
4 3 (8.11%) Information Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Information Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Auditor
4 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) CESG
3 4 (10.81%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (8.11%) Derivative
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Information Security
2 16 (43.24%) Data Protection
2 16 (43.24%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (40.54%) Risk Management
4 12 (32.43%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (29.73%) Internal Audit
6 7 (18.92%) IT Audit
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 6 (16.22%) Threat Management
8 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity
8 5 (13.51%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (13.51%) Information Security Governance
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security Management
9 4 (10.81%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CISM
2 23 (62.16%) CISSP
3 14 (37.84%) CRISC
4 11 (29.73%) Degree
5 6 (16.22%) CEH
5 6 (16.22%) CGEIT
6 4 (10.81%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (10.81%) CLAS
6 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) COBIT
1 17 (45.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (35.14%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.51%) ISO22301
3 5 (13.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.41%) ISO27002
5 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) SAP