The table below looks at the statistics for the Audit Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Audit Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Audit Analyst
Rank 925 963 967
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Audit Analyst 23 8 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.007% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.007% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 27
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -5.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Audit Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Audit Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Audit Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Audit Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK.

Audit Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Audit Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Audit Analyst over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Audit Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Audit Analyst
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
England +22 23 £33,500 -25.55% 1
London +27 20 £33,500 -39.09% 1
City of London - 13 £33,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
North West +26 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Manchester 0 1 £55,000 -21.42%

Audit Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Audit Analyst in their job title 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 with Audit Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 21 (52.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (45.00%) MS Office
3 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (42.50%) IT Audit
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (40.00%) CISA
5 16 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (37.50%) Data Analysis
6 15 (37.50%) PCI QSA
6 15 (37.50%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
7 11 (27.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (25.00%) Internal Audit
9 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (15.00%) Information Security
10 6 (15.00%) CISM
10 6 (15.00%) CISSP
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL
11 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.50%) COBIT
12 4 (10.00%) Cryptography
12 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
12 4 (10.00%) Network Security
12 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (10.00%) CCNA
12 4 (10.00%) Identity Management

Audit Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Audit Analyst in their job title 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 with Audit Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 16 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (42.50%) IT Audit
3 15 (37.50%) Compliance Audit
3 15 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Internal Audit
5 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 6 (15.00%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) User Stories
7 4 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.00%) Line Management
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) CISA
2 15 (37.50%) PCI QSA
3 8 (20.00%) Degree
4 6 (15.00%) CISM
4 6 (15.00%) CISSP
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CRISC
7 1 (2.50%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (12.50%) COBIT
4 3 (7.50%) SSAE 16
5 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) VMware