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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Auditor
Rank 785 760 761
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 73 107 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 88 88
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Auditor
Top 28 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 6 March 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
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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 -11 69 £48,750 -2.50% 12
London -1 27 £58,750 +6.81% 7
South East -31 11 £57,500 +25.00% 1
South West - 11 £37,500 - 2
City of London -9 10 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Cheltenham - 10 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 10 £37,500 -
Reading -2 5 £57,500 -7.25%
Berkshire -4 5 £57,500 -7.25%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £58,750 -
Edinburgh +4 3 £28,000 -58.51% 1
Scotland +4 3 £28,000 -57.73% 1
Manchester +2 3 £32,000 -8.57% 1
North West -7 3 £32,000 -8.57% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £57,500 -
East of England +2 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £52,500 +0.47%
York - 2 £52,500 -
Norwich - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Basingstoke +2 1 - -
Surrey -4 1 £67,500 +193.47%
Hampshire -15 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £67,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 £50,000 -
Channel Islands - 1 £50,000 -

Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 92 (64.79%) Finance
2 64 (45.07%) Information Security
3 58 (40.85%) CISA
4 55 (38.73%) Degree
5 42 (29.58%) Risk Management
6 28 (19.72%) ITIL
6 28 (19.72%) Time Management
7 27 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (17.61%) MS Excel
10 22 (15.49%) UNIX
10 22 (15.49%) Postgraduate
10 22 (15.49%) Microsoft
10 22 (15.49%) COBIT
10 22 (15.49%) Management Information System
11 21 (14.79%) SAP
12 20 (14.08%) Oracle
13 19 (13.38%) CISM
14 17 (11.97%) Windows
15 16 (11.27%) CISSP
15 16 (11.27%) QiCA
16 14 (9.86%) Banking
17 13 (9.15%) IT Governance
18 12 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
18 12 (8.45%) Data Analysis
18 12 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (8.45%) Project Management
19 11 (7.75%) SQL
19 11 (7.75%) Business Continuity
20 10 (7.04%) Performance Management

Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.11%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.82%) MS Office
4 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.41%) RMDS
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) VPN
1 5 (3.52%) Firewall
1 5 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (3.52%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) DWDM
2 1 (0.70%) SDH
2 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.52%) MySQL
2 4 (2.82%) MS Access
General
1 92 (64.79%) Finance
2 14 (9.86%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Retail
3 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Electronics
4 4 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.82%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.11%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) German Language
6 2 (1.41%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.41%) French Language
6 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Military
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) HTML
1 2 (1.41%) .NET
1 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.41%) CSS
1 2 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.34%) Mainframe
3 9 (6.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.41%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.49%) UNIX
2 17 (11.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.07%) Information Security
2 42 (29.58%) Risk Management
3 28 (19.72%) ITIL
3 28 (19.72%) Time Management
4 13 (9.15%) IT Governance
5 12 (8.45%) Data Analysis
5 12 (8.45%) Project Management
5 12 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (7.75%) Business Continuity
7 10 (7.04%) Performance Management
7 10 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.34%) Change Management
9 7 (4.93%) Security Management
9 7 (4.93%) Validation
9 7 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.93%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.93%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.23%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (4.23%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) COBOL
2 3 (2.11%) VBA
3 2 (1.41%) Python
3 2 (1.41%) Ruby
3 2 (1.41%) Java
3 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.41%) Perl
3 2 (1.41%) PHP
3 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.41%) C
3 2 (1.41%) C#
3 2 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (40.85%) CISA
2 55 (38.73%) Degree
3 22 (15.49%) Postgraduate
4 19 (13.38%) CISM
5 16 (11.27%) QiCA
5 16 (11.27%) CISSP
6 8 (5.63%) CRISC
7 6 (4.23%) VCP4
7 6 (4.23%) MCP
8 4 (2.82%) PMP
8 4 (2.82%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.11%) HNC
9 3 (2.11%) HND
9 3 (2.11%) ISACA
10 2 (1.41%) OSCP
11 1 (0.70%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (15.49%) COBIT
3 8 (5.63%) ISO 9001
4 7 (4.93%) COSO
5 6 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (2.11%) ISO 9000
6 3 (2.11%) SLA
7 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.70%) QA
8 1 (0.70%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.79%) SAP
3 20 (14.08%) Oracle
4 6 (4.23%) HP
4 6 (4.23%) BMC
4 6 (4.23%) IBM
5 4 (2.82%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.82%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.11%) Twitter
7 2 (1.41%) Reuters
8 1 (0.70%) Brady
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) NCR
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