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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 144 128 142
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing CISA 18 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 4.70% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 12
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.52%
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
821 809 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.39% 24.84% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 572 476 649
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 11 £60,000 +41.17%
Glasgow +1 7 £70,250 +47.89% 2
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
2 15 (57.69%) CISSP
2 15 (57.69%) Banking
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) CISM
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
5 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
5 8 (30.77%) CRISC
5 8 (30.77%) Retail
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (19.23%) Information Security
7 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
7 5 (19.23%) COBIT
7 5 (19.23%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) VBA
8 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) Legal
9 3 (11.54%) QlikView
9 3 (11.54%) Time Management
9 3 (11.54%) Analytics

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
2 3 (11.54%) QlikView
General
1 15 (57.69%) Banking
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (11.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
2 5 (19.23%) IT Auditor
2 5 (19.23%) Auditor
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Auditor
3 4 (15.38%) Senior IT Auditor
3 4 (15.38%) Junior Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Junior
3 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Risk Management
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (30.77%) Cyber Security
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security
5 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) Security Management
9 1 (3.85%) People Management
9 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
9 1 (3.85%) SIEM
9 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) CISM
3 8 (30.77%) CRISC
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CGEIT
5 1 (3.85%) GIAC
5 1 (3.85%) GCIA
5 1 (3.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) COBIT
1 5 (19.23%) QA
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