The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 507 508 504
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing CISA 451 512 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.47% 1.56% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 324 415 342
Average salary £58,938 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.77% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,250 £40,870
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30597 32859 31069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.49% 27.14% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23987 26259 24974
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CISA
Salary Trend

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

CISA Salary Trend in the UK

CISA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 within the UK.

CISA Salary Histogram in the UK

CISA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
England -8 402 £60,000 +3.44% 64
London +6 202 £70,000 - 29
South East -2 85 £57,500 +35.29% 16
City of London +29 68 £67,500 - 10
Scotland +37 35 £55,000 +14.58% 2
Yorkshire -23 29 £41,500 -38.51% 8
Berkshire +8 28 £60,000 +36.36% 6
West Midlands +4 26 £52,500 -2.32% 1
East of England +42 24 £52,500 +26.50%
Edinburgh +26 24 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Surrey +31 21 £60,000 +37.14% 1
North West +25 20 £53,750 -4.44% 3
West Sussex +18 16 £42,500 +21.42%
Manchester +18 16 £34,500 -38.66% 1
Crawley +11 15 £42,500 +21.42%
West Yorkshire -31 15 £47,000 -30.37% 4
Birmingham +1 14 £50,000 -29.07% 1
Reading -5 13 £62,500 +16.27% 3
Hampshire -28 13 £57,500 +45.56% 3
Glasgow +22 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Halifax - 10 - -
Maidenhead -2 9 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Essex +17 8 £55,000 -
Wales +3 8 £90,000 +76.47%
South West -34 8 £42,500 -16.66% 5
South Wales -12 7 £90,000 +76.47%
Hertfordshire -12 7 £50,000 +20.48%
Havant +15 6 £57,500 +2.67%
Woking +13 6 £61,500 +64.00%
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £48,250 +13.52% 4

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 624 (84.67%) CISSP
2 513 (69.61%) Information Security
3 442 (59.97%) CISM
4 371 (50.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 256 (34.74%) Finance
6 249 (33.79%) ITIL
7 220 (29.85%) Risk Management
8 213 (28.90%) PCI DSS
9 165 (22.39%) CRISC
10 160 (21.71%) COBIT
11 156 (21.17%) Management Information System
12 151 (20.49%) Cyber Security
13 146 (19.81%) Degree
14 128 (17.37%) Security Management
15 120 (16.28%) Banking
16 115 (15.60%) Firewall
17 111 (15.06%) Project Management
18 96 (13.03%) Disaster Recovery
19 92 (12.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 91 (12.35%) Windows
21 83 (11.26%) Business Continuity
22 82 (11.13%) Retail
23 80 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
24 79 (10.72%) Data Protection
24 79 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
25 76 (10.31%) Information Security Management
26 67 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
26 67 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
27 66 (8.96%) Network Security
28 65 (8.82%) UNIX

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.31%) MS Office
3 16 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) MS Project
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.95%) SaaS
2 7 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 115 (15.60%) Firewall
2 66 (8.96%) Network Security
3 48 (6.51%) TCP/IP
4 33 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
5 31 (4.21%) LAN
6 23 (3.12%) WAN
6 23 (3.12%) VPN
7 18 (2.44%) Wireless
8 17 (2.31%) DMZ
9 12 (1.63%) Internet
10 11 (1.49%) Wireless Security
11 8 (1.09%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.81%) IPsec
12 6 (0.81%) WLAN
13 5 (0.68%) DNS
14 4 (0.54%) SSL
14 4 (0.54%) SCCP
15 2 (0.27%) VLAN
15 2 (0.27%) VPLS
15 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.04%) Data Mining
3 11 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.81%) Big Data
5 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.68%) QlikView
7 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.27%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) GCC
General
1 256 (34.74%) Finance
2 120 (16.28%) Banking
3 82 (11.13%) Retail
4 34 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.53%) Legal
6 21 (2.85%) Games
6 21 (2.85%) Marketing
7 17 (2.31%) Law
7 17 (2.31%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.90%) iGaming
9 13 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.63%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.95%) Automotive
12 6 (0.81%) Advertising
13 5 (0.68%) Czech Language
14 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.41%) Local Government
16 1 (0.14%) Military
16 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (18.05%) Consultant
2 108 (14.65%) Analyst
3 102 (13.84%) Security Manager
4 94 (12.75%) Security Consultant
5 93 (12.62%) Security Analyst
6 70 (9.50%) Security Officer
7 68 (9.23%) Information Manager
8 66 (8.96%) Information Security Officer
9 62 (8.41%) Information Analyst
10 61 (8.28%) Information Security Analyst
11 58 (7.87%) Information Security Manager
12 46 (6.24%) Auditor
13 39 (5.29%) Head of Security
14 37 (5.02%) IT Auditor
15 31 (4.21%) Information Security Consultant
16 28 (3.80%) Risk Manager
17 27 (3.66%) Junior
17 27 (3.66%) Compliance Manager
18 26 (3.53%) IT Consultant
18 26 (3.53%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.76%) Regular Expression
2 8 (1.09%) ODBC
3 5 (0.68%) Middleware
4 3 (0.41%) Web Services
5 2 (0.27%) XML
5 2 (0.27%) SOAP
5 2 (0.27%) REST
5 2 (0.27%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Ajax
6 1 (0.14%) HTML
6 1 (0.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 156 (21.17%) Management Information System
2 80 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.80%) Cryptography
5 25 (3.39%) PKI
6 17 (2.31%) SCADA
7 14 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.36%) Taxonomies
9 10 (1.36%) EMV
10 9 (1.22%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.22%) GIS
11 6 (0.81%) CESG
11 6 (0.81%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.68%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.68%) Open Source
12 5 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.68%) PMI
13 4 (0.54%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 91 (12.35%) Windows
2 65 (8.82%) UNIX
3 48 (6.51%) Linux
4 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (69.61%) Information Security
2 249 (33.79%) ITIL
3 220 (29.85%) Risk Management
4 151 (20.49%) Cyber Security
5 128 (17.37%) Security Management
6 111 (15.06%) Project Management
7 96 (13.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 83 (11.26%) Business Continuity
9 79 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 79 (10.72%) Data Protection
10 76 (10.31%) Information Security Management
11 67 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
11 67 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
12 64 (8.68%) PRINCE2
13 56 (7.60%) Business Analysis
14 55 (7.46%) SIEM
15 52 (7.06%) ISMS
16 46 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
17 44 (5.97%) Vulnerability Management
18 41 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.56%) SQL
2 17 (2.31%) Python
3 15 (2.04%) Perl
4 13 (1.76%) C
4 13 (1.76%) Bash Shell
5 7 (0.95%) VBA
6 5 (0.68%) APL
6 5 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.54%) VB
7 4 (0.54%) Java
8 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 624 (84.67%) CISSP
2 442 (59.97%) CISM
3 165 (22.39%) CRISC
4 146 (19.81%) Degree
5 52 (7.06%) PCI QSA
6 50 (6.78%) Security Cleared
7 48 (6.51%) CEH
8 29 (3.93%) MBA
9 28 (3.80%) GIAC
10 27 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (3.12%) MCSE
12 21 (2.85%) GCIA
13 20 (2.71%) SSCP
13 20 (2.71%) SC Cleared
14 18 (2.44%) CGEIT
14 18 (2.44%) QiCA
14 18 (2.44%) GCIH
15 15 (2.04%) GSEC
16 14 (1.90%) ISACA
16 14 (1.90%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 371 (50.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 213 (28.90%) PCI DSS
3 160 (21.71%) COBIT
4 92 (12.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 14 (1.90%) QA
7 12 (1.63%) ISO 9001
7 12 (1.63%) COSO
8 11 (1.49%) GPG13
9 7 (0.95%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.95%) BS7799
10 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.81%) EMIR
10 6 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.81%) Basel II
10 6 (0.81%) MiFID
11 5 (0.68%) FISMA
12 3 (0.41%) BS25999
13 2 (0.27%) SLA
13 2 (0.27%) Val IT
System Software
1 50 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.27%) Xen
4 1 (0.14%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 4 (0.54%) WMI
2 3 (0.41%) Nessus
3 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 59 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.21%) Oracle
3 25 (3.39%) SAP
3 25 (3.39%) Cisco
4 18 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 14 (1.90%) McAfee
5 14 (1.90%) Juniper
6 12 (1.63%) Cyber-Ark
7 10 (1.36%) Qualys
8 9 (1.22%) Websense
9 8 (1.09%) NetApp
9 8 (1.09%) ArcSight
10 7 (0.95%) Splunk
10 7 (0.95%) WorldPay
10 7 (0.95%) Tripwire
10 7 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.81%) VMware
11 6 (0.81%) CA
11 6 (0.81%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.81%) Business Objects
Leeds, Yorkshire
Prime Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £150000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, Yorkshire
Hays IT
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago