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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 154 129 171
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +42
Permanent jobs citing CISA 13 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.77% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 3.02% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 5
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,200 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
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
779 762 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.32% 25.43% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 455 486 613
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Edinburgh -3 10 £67,500 +22.72%
Renfrewshire - 3 £60,000 -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) Network Security
3 11 (42.31%) Retail
3 11 (42.31%) GIAC
4 10 (38.46%) CISM
4 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 10 (38.46%) IT Audit
5 9 (34.62%) Security Operations
5 9 (34.62%) SIEM
5 9 (34.62%) Information Security
6 8 (30.77%) GCIA
6 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (30.77%) CEH
6 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
6 8 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) COBIT
8 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 4 (15.38%) Security Management
9 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
9 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
9 4 (15.38%) FMCG
9 4 (15.38%) CRISC

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 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Network Security
2 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
General
1 11 (42.31%) Retail
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
5 2 (7.69%) Law
6 1 (3.85%) Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
1 9 (34.62%) Security Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Intrusion Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Security Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Audit Manager
3 5 (19.23%) IT Audit Manager
3 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) IT Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) FMCG
4 3 (11.54%) CESG
4 3 (11.54%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) SCADA
6 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) IT Audit
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Security Operations
2 9 (34.62%) SIEM
3 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Information Governance
4 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
4 4 (15.38%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (15.38%) Security Management
5 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Security
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) GIAC
4 10 (38.46%) CISM
5 8 (30.77%) CEH
5 8 (30.77%) GCIA
6 4 (15.38%) CRISC
7 3 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (11.54%) CLAS
7 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) COBIT
2 5 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (3.85%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) CA
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk