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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 521 486 563
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +77
Permanent jobs citing CISA 432 449 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 1.57% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 285 323 299
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.36%

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
31139 28668 32735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.29% 26.76% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24613 23378 27220
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 2014 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 23 October 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
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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 -3 406 £55,000 - 31
London -25 174 £62,500 +4.16% 15
South East -14 88 £55,000 - 6
City of London +20 40 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Berkshire +4 40 £80,000 +39.13% 3
North West -5 36 £57,500 +18.55% 5
West Midlands -13 27 £44,500 -8.71% 1
Hampshire -1 25 £47,900 -20.16% 1
East of England -9 25 £54,500 +9.00%
Manchester +8 20 £63,250 +26.50% 4
Yorkshire -60 20 £45,000 -11.76% 3
West Yorkshire -18 17 £45,000 +1.12% 3
South West -24 17 £43,250 -15.19%
Scotland -11 15 £45,750 +7.64% 4
Cheshire -7 14 £50,000 +3.09%
East Midlands +15 13 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Maidenhead -5 13 £80,000 +106.45%
Birmingham -13 13 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Leeds -22 13 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Bristol -4 12 £43,250 -15.19%
Hertfordshire -12 12 £55,000 +33.33%
Edinburgh -7 11 £45,750 -8.50% 2
Reading -21 9 £58,500 -16.42% 1
Warwickshire - 8 £40,000 -
Essex -7 7 £54,000 +8.00%
Surrey -18 7 £50,000 -5.66%
Buckinghamshire +12 6 £48,750 -11.36%
Newbury +12 6 - -
Nottingham - 6 £77,500 -
Havant - 6 £56,500 -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

1 640 (75.12%) CISSP
2 489 (57.39%) Information Security
3 462 (54.23%) CISM
4 356 (41.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 316 (37.09%) Finance
6 265 (31.10%) Degree
7 247 (28.99%) PCI DSS
8 239 (28.05%) ITIL
9 232 (27.23%) Risk Management
10 194 (22.77%) Management Information System
11 154 (18.08%) PRINCE2
12 151 (17.72%) Banking
13 141 (16.55%) COBIT
14 117 (13.73%) Project Management
15 113 (13.26%) CRISC
16 110 (12.91%) Windows
17 102 (11.97%) Cyber Security
18 100 (11.74%) Retail
19 98 (11.50%) Security Management
20 96 (11.27%) SIEM
21 92 (10.80%) Penetration Testing
22 88 (10.33%) Data Protection
23 86 (10.09%) Computer Science
24 84 (9.86%) Linux
25 79 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
26 76 (8.92%) PCI QSA
27 75 (8.80%) Business Development
28 71 (8.33%) Firewall
29 70 (8.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
30 64 (7.51%) UNIX

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 19 (2.23%) IIS
2 15 (1.76%) SAS
3 4 (0.47%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.12%) JBoss
6 1 (0.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (4.34%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (1.29%) MS Office
4 9 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.41%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.47%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.33%) Firewall
2 43 (5.05%) Network Security
3 42 (4.93%) Internet
4 31 (3.64%) LAN
5 25 (2.93%) WAN
6 18 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 17 (2.00%) VPN
8 13 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.94%) VoIP
10 7 (0.82%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.70%) Wireless
12 5 (0.59%) tcpdump
13 4 (0.47%) LDAP
13 4 (0.47%) Broadband
14 3 (0.35%) OSPF
14 3 (0.35%) BGP
15 2 (0.23%) WLAN
15 2 (0.23%) DNS
15 2 (0.23%) WAAS
16 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.23%) Big Data
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.12%) QlikView
5 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (0.82%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.47%) JIRA
3 1 (0.12%) AppScan
General
1 316 (37.09%) Finance
2 151 (17.72%) Banking
3 100 (11.74%) Retail
4 36 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.99%) Legal
6 26 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.93%) Marketing
8 22 (2.58%) Games
9 18 (2.11%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.41%) Advertising
12 10 (1.17%) Local Government
13 9 (1.06%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.94%) Law
15 6 (0.70%) German Language
16 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.35%) French Language
18 2 (0.23%) Military
18 2 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 148 (17.37%) Analyst
2 145 (17.02%) Consultant
3 122 (14.32%) Security Consultant
4 120 (14.08%) Security Manager
5 112 (13.15%) Security Analyst
6 61 (7.16%) IT Consultant
6 61 (7.16%) Information Manager
7 57 (6.69%) IT Security Consultant
8 54 (6.34%) Audit Manager
8 54 (6.34%) IT Audit Manager
9 52 (6.10%) Auditor
9 52 (6.10%) Tester
10 49 (5.75%) Senior Manager
11 48 (5.63%) Information Security Manager
12 42 (4.93%) Risk Manager
13 41 (4.81%) IT Auditor
14 40 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
14 40 (4.69%) Security Officer
15 39 (4.58%) Information Security Analyst
15 39 (4.58%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.59%) Middleware
2 4 (0.47%) JSP
2 4 (0.47%) SOAP
2 4 (0.47%) REST
2 4 (0.47%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.35%) .NET
4 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 194 (22.77%) Management Information System
2 86 (10.09%) Computer Science
3 61 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.34%) PMI
5 20 (2.35%) CESG
5 20 (2.35%) Cryptography
6 18 (2.11%) EFT
7 14 (1.64%) CESG CLAS
8 13 (1.53%) PKI
8 13 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (1.29%) RMADS
10 9 (1.06%) Open Source
10 9 (1.06%) Economics
11 5 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.59%) EMV
12 4 (0.47%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.47%) FMCG
12 4 (0.47%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.35%) SCADA
13 3 (0.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 110 (12.91%) Windows
2 84 (9.86%) Linux
3 64 (7.51%) UNIX
4 8 (0.94%) Solaris
5 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.12%) OS/390
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (57.39%) Information Security
2 239 (28.05%) ITIL
3 232 (27.23%) Risk Management
4 154 (18.08%) PRINCE2
5 117 (13.73%) Project Management
6 102 (11.97%) Cyber Security
7 98 (11.50%) Security Management
8 96 (11.27%) SIEM
9 92 (10.80%) Penetration Testing
10 88 (10.33%) Data Protection
11 79 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 75 (8.80%) Business Development
13 62 (7.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 57 (6.69%) Security Architecture
15 55 (6.46%) Mentoring
15 55 (6.46%) Information Security Management
16 52 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 51 (5.99%) Coaching
18 46 (5.40%) Business Continuity
18 46 (5.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.40%) SQL
2 21 (2.46%) C
3 15 (1.76%) Perl
4 13 (1.53%) Python
5 9 (1.06%) Java
6 8 (0.94%) C++
7 6 (0.70%) Ruby
8 2 (0.23%) VBA
9 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 640 (75.12%) CISSP
2 462 (54.23%) CISM
3 265 (31.10%) Degree
4 113 (13.26%) CRISC
5 76 (8.92%) PCI QSA
6 38 (4.46%) PMI Certification
7 36 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 35 (4.11%) CEH
9 28 (3.29%) CGEIT
10 27 (3.17%) SC Cleared
11 22 (2.58%) MBA
11 22 (2.58%) GIAC
12 21 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (2.35%) CCNA
14 18 (2.11%) SSCP
15 16 (1.88%) QiCA
16 15 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (1.64%) ISACA
18 13 (1.53%) GCIH
19 12 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 356 (41.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 247 (28.99%) PCI DSS
3 141 (16.55%) COBIT
4 70 (8.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 29 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 15 (1.76%) COSO
7 14 (1.64%) QA
8 8 (0.94%) Basel III
8 8 (0.94%) Solvency II
8 8 (0.94%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.94%) Basel II
9 7 (0.82%) SLA
10 5 (0.59%) BS7799
11 2 (0.23%) GAAP
11 2 (0.23%) BS25999
11 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.12%) MiFID
12 1 (0.12%) FATCA
12 1 (0.12%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (1.29%) Nmap
2 10 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.47%) Xen
5 2 (0.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (0.94%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.59%) WSUS
3 4 (0.47%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.23%) Nessus
4 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (5.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.58%) Oracle
3 35 (4.11%) SAP
4 19 (2.23%) Cisco
5 16 (1.88%) CA
6 13 (1.53%) Tripwire
7 12 (1.41%) IBM
8 10 (1.17%) Websense
9 9 (1.06%) McAfee
9 9 (1.06%) Qualys
10 7 (0.82%) VMware
10 7 (0.82%) ArcSight
10 7 (0.82%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.70%) Symantec
12 5 (0.59%) BT
12 5 (0.59%) Q1 Labs
12 5 (0.59%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.47%) TippingPoint
13 4 (0.47%) HP
14 3 (0.35%) Cognizant
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Just now
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Church International
Salary: £55k pa + Private Health, Group Pension & Share Incentive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £48000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
GA Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 6.6K Car Allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago