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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 135 155 147
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing CISA 30 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 1.32% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 10
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £43,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
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
901 906 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.25% 24.63% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 634 568 507
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 August 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 August 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 +13 27 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Glasgow +6 2 £34,000 -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 32 (60.38%) CISSP
3 30 (56.60%) Information Security
4 27 (50.94%) Banking
4 27 (50.94%) Risk Management
4 27 (50.94%) CISM
5 24 (45.28%) Retail
6 23 (43.40%) ITIL
7 21 (39.62%) Cyber Security
8 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (28.30%) Management Information System
9 15 (28.30%) Project Management
9 15 (28.30%) Degree
10 13 (24.53%) ACCA
11 12 (22.64%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (22.64%) COBIT
11 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (20.75%) Legal
13 10 (18.87%) Security Management
13 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
13 10 (18.87%) Data Protection
13 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
14 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
14 9 (16.98%) Cryptography
15 8 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
15 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
15 8 (15.09%) Mobile Payment
15 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.66%) Network Security
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) WLAN
3 1 (1.89%) tcpdump
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 27 (50.94%) Banking
3 24 (45.28%) Retail
4 11 (20.75%) Legal
5 8 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
6 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (9.43%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Head of Technology
2 9 (16.98%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Security Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Information Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Risk Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Chief Information Officer
6 5 (9.43%) Head of Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Governance Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) IT Audit Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Security Manager
7 4 (7.55%) IT Assistant
7 4 (7.55%) IT Risk Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Audit Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.98%) Cryptography
3 8 (15.09%) SCADA
3 8 (15.09%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) UNIX
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Information Security
2 27 (50.94%) Risk Management
3 23 (43.40%) ITIL
4 21 (39.62%) Cyber Security
5 16 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (28.30%) Project Management
7 12 (22.64%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (18.87%) Security Management
8 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
8 10 (18.87%) Data Protection
9 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
9 8 (15.09%) Test Scripting
9 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (11.32%) Matrix Management
11 5 (9.43%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (9.43%) Business Development
11 5 (9.43%) Business Continuity
11 5 (9.43%) Practice Management
11 5 (9.43%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (9.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) CISSP
2 27 (50.94%) CISM
3 15 (28.30%) Degree
4 13 (24.53%) ACCA
5 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (7.55%) CIMA
7 3 (5.66%) MBA
7 3 (5.66%) CRISC
8 2 (3.77%) CGEIT
8 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) QiCA
9 1 (1.89%) GIAC
9 1 (1.89%) GCIA
9 1 (1.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (22.64%) COBIT
2 9 (16.98%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (7.55%) HIPAA
5 2 (3.77%) QA
6 1 (1.89%) COSO
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
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