The table below looks at the statistics for the Auditor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Auditor
Rank 864 922 911
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 92 57 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.051% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.053% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 71 46 67
Average salary £48,000 £45,175 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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% -

Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Auditor Salary Trend in the UK

Auditor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Auditor over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Auditor
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
England +36 81 £48,000 +6.66% 14
London +21 39 £60,000 +4.34% 5
Yorkshire +24 13 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South East +42 12 £43,750 +2.94% 3
West Yorkshire +19 10 £40,000 -11.79% 3
City of London +51 8 £60,000 +4.34%
Leeds +13 8 £37,500 -17.31% 1
Surrey +4 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -15 7 £45,000 +5.88%
North West +17 4 £50,000 +21.95%
Staffordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +10 3 - -
North East +2 3 £46,500 +6.89% 1
Scotland -5 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £44,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £45,000 -
Epsom - 3 - -
York - 3 £35,000 -
Berkshire +10 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Manchester +8 2 £62,500 +52.43%
Tyne and Wear +1 2 £48,000 +10.34%
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 2 £48,000 +10.34%
South West -3 2 £51,250 +36.66% 2
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £48,750 -
Warrington - 2 £48,750 -
Belfast - 2 £62,500 -
Guildford - 2 £42,500 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £37,500 -

Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Auditor 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 Auditor in their job title.

1 98 (65.33%) IT Audit
2 90 (60.00%) Internal Audit
3 67 (44.67%) Information Security
4 66 (44.00%) CISA
5 59 (39.33%) COBIT
6 49 (32.67%) CISM
7 48 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 45 (30.00%) Finance
9 43 (28.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 30 (20.00%) CISSP
10 30 (20.00%) PCI DSS
11 29 (19.33%) Degree
11 29 (19.33%) Risk Management
12 28 (18.67%) ITIL
13 27 (18.00%) Project Management
14 23 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (13.33%) Management Information System
16 19 (12.67%) Process Improvement
17 18 (12.00%) Oracle
18 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
18 16 (10.67%) CRISC
19 15 (10.00%) Analytics
20 14 (9.33%) Banking
21 13 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
21 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (8.67%) ISAE 3402
21 13 (8.67%) SSAE 16
22 12 (8.00%) Data Analytics
22 12 (8.00%) Data Protection
22 12 (8.00%) Unix

Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Auditor 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 Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (2.00%) MS Office
2 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Firewall
1 8 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (4.67%) VPN
3 4 (2.67%) Broadband
4 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (30.00%) Finance
2 14 (9.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.67%) Retail
4 7 (4.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.00%) Legal
5 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.33%) Front Office
7 4 (2.67%) Back Office
8 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.33%) Local Government
8 2 (1.33%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.67%) Electronics
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) Games
9 1 (0.67%) German Language
9 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.67%) FMCG
4 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.33%) Equities
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (65.33%) IT Audit
2 90 (60.00%) Internal Audit
3 67 (44.67%) Information Security
4 29 (19.33%) Risk Management
5 28 (18.67%) ITIL
6 27 (18.00%) Project Management
7 23 (15.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (12.67%) Process Improvement
9 15 (10.00%) Analytics
10 13 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (8.00%) Data Analytics
11 12 (8.00%) Data Protection
12 10 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
13 9 (6.00%) Information Governance
14 8 (5.33%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.33%) IT Governance
14 8 (5.33%) Security Auditing
14 8 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (5.33%) Time Management
15 7 (4.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.67%) SQL
2 1 (0.67%) C#
2 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 66 (44.00%) CISA
2 49 (32.67%) CISM
3 30 (20.00%) CISSP
4 29 (19.33%) Degree
5 16 (10.67%) CRISC
6 10 (6.67%) ACCA
7 7 (4.67%) PCI QSA
8 6 (4.00%) ISACA
9 5 (3.33%) CIMA
10 3 (2.00%) CIPFA
11 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.67%) CISMP
12 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.67%) NVQ Level 3
12 1 (0.67%) SANS
12 1 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (39.33%) COBIT
2 48 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (28.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 13 (8.67%) ISAE 3402
5 13 (8.67%) SSAE 16
6 5 (3.33%) COSO
7 4 (2.67%) ISO 9001
8 3 (2.00%) QA
9 2 (1.33%) AIFMD
9 2 (1.33%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.67%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.67%) Val IT
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.67%) SAP
4 3 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
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