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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 389 513 616
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +103
Permanent jobs citing CISA 717 524 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.48% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 1.76% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 579 381 305
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%

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
24866 29764 31069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.10% 27.29% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19984 24007 24250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CISA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +129 673 £65,000 +8.33% 68
London +142 356 £67,500 +11.11% 40
South East +58 115 £60,000 - 7
South West +25 55 £67,500 +46.73% 3
West Midlands +24 50 £55,000 -6.38% 4
City of London +55 47 £67,500 -6.89% 6
Berkshire +18 42 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Surrey +62 40 £63,000 +14.54% 1
Yorkshire +16 36 £60,000 +41.17% 1
East of England +29 35 £60,000 - 3
Birmingham +2 34 £55,000 +14.58% 1
Wiltshire +20 21 £55,000 +19.56%
Scotland +7 18 £52,500 +6.49%
Gloucestershire +3 18 £70,000 +52.17% 1
Maidenhead +13 17 £50,000 -23.07%
West Yorkshire +3 16 £35,500 -21.11%
Bristol +7 14 £90,000 +54.77%
Hertfordshire +6 14 £67,500 +12.50% 1
North West -12 14 £56,250 +2.27% 6
Leeds +23 13 £34,000 -24.44%
Guildford +24 12 £70,000 +21.73%
North Yorkshire +20 12 £62,500 +93.79% 1
Windsor +1 12 £62,500 +19.04% 1
East Midlands +16 9 £62,500 -7.40% 4
Cheltenham -5 9 £70,000 +52.17% 1
Glasgow +26 8 - -
Hampshire +10 8 £55,000 +2.92% 3
Edinburgh -4 8 £52,500 +8.02%
Norfolk - 8 £32,625 -
Kent - 8 £65,000 - 2

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CISA.

1 1213 (84.65%) CISSP
2 1012 (70.62%) Information Security
3 953 (66.50%) CISM
4 654 (45.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 495 (34.54%) PCI DSS
6 474 (33.08%) Finance
7 441 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 392 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
9 379 (26.45%) Degree
10 302 (21.07%) Management Information System
11 266 (18.56%) CRISC
12 259 (18.07%) ITIL
13 244 (17.03%) COBIT
14 237 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 228 (15.91%) IT Audit
16 222 (15.49%) Data Protection
17 212 (14.79%) Penetration Testing
18 202 (14.10%) CEH
18 202 (14.10%) SIEM
19 197 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
20 187 (13.05%) Security Management
21 180 (12.56%) Firewall
22 174 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
23 163 (11.37%) Security Architecture
24 153 (10.68%) Internal Audit
25 152 (10.61%) Computer Science
26 147 (10.26%) Network Security
26 147 (10.26%) Project Management
27 145 (10.12%) Information Security Management
28 142 (9.91%) Vulnerability Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 78 (5.44%) IIS
2 12 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.56%) Apache
5 5 (0.35%) JBoss
5 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.28%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.14%) nginx
7 2 (0.14%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.070%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.070%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (3.98%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.86%) MS Office
3 29 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (1.40%) SAP GRC
3 11 (0.77%) assyst
3 11 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.35%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 2 (0.14%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.070%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.070%) Kondor
7 1 (0.070%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.84%) SaaS
5 6 (0.42%) IaaS
5 6 (0.42%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.070%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.070%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.070%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.070%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 180 (12.56%) Firewall
2 147 (10.26%) Network Security
3 44 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 43 (3.00%) LAN
5 33 (2.30%) VPN
6 30 (2.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 21 (1.47%) WAN
8 19 (1.33%) Wireless
9 18 (1.26%) DNS
9 18 (1.26%) Internet
10 15 (1.05%) DHCP
11 11 (0.77%) DMZ
11 11 (0.77%) HTTP
12 10 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (0.63%) IPsec
14 8 (0.56%) SNMP
15 7 (0.49%) BGP
15 7 (0.49%) EIGRP
15 7 (0.49%) OSPF
15 7 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.09%) Big Data
3 14 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 13 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.42%) InfluxDB
8 4 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.28%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.21%) GIS
10 2 (0.14%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.070%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.070%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.070%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.070%) MySQL
11 1 (0.070%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.070%) Redis
11 1 (0.070%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (1.33%) AppScan
2 18 (1.26%) Metasploit
3 12 (0.84%) Burp Suite
4 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.21%) Paros
6 1 (0.070%) GCC
6 1 (0.070%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.070%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.070%) Subversion
General
1 474 (33.08%) Finance
2 136 (9.49%) Banking
3 114 (7.96%) Legal
4 51 (3.56%) Retail
5 39 (2.72%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.09%) Law
7 27 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.61%) Games
8 23 (1.61%) Marketing
9 20 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.26%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.19%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.05%) Aerospace
13 9 (0.63%) Electronics
14 7 (0.49%) German Language
15 6 (0.42%) Publishing
16 2 (0.14%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.14%) Local Government
17 1 (0.070%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 302 (21.07%) Analyst
2 288 (20.10%) Security Manager
3 255 (17.79%) Security Analyst
4 207 (14.45%) Consultant
5 197 (13.75%) Information Manager
5 197 (13.75%) Information Security Manager
6 181 (12.63%) Security Consultant
7 124 (8.65%) Information Analyst
7 124 (8.65%) Information Security Analyst
8 115 (8.03%) IT Manager
9 104 (7.26%) Architect
10 94 (6.56%) IT Analyst
11 93 (6.49%) Security Architect
12 78 (5.44%) IT Security Analyst
13 75 (5.23%) Security Specialist
14 74 (5.16%) Risk Manager
15 73 (5.09%) Information Security Consultant
16 68 (4.75%) Security Officer
17 58 (4.05%) Compliance Manager
18 57 (3.98%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.33%) Middleware
2 17 (1.19%) Web Services
3 13 (0.91%) .NET
4 9 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 9 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (0.63%) SailPoint
5 6 (0.42%) Regular Expression
5 6 (0.42%) SOAP
5 6 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (0.35%) RESTful
7 4 (0.28%) SAML
8 3 (0.21%) ODBC
9 2 (0.14%) Node.js
9 2 (0.14%) SPNEGO
9 2 (0.14%) XACML
10 1 (0.070%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.070%) CSS
10 1 (0.070%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.070%) REST
10 1 (0.070%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 302 (21.07%) Management Information System
2 174 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 90 (6.28%) Data Centre
5 60 (4.19%) Data Protection Act
6 55 (3.84%) Cyberthreat
7 47 (3.28%) CESG
8 42 (2.93%) PKI
9 41 (2.86%) Cryptography
10 29 (2.02%) Mathematics
11 25 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 23 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
14 19 (1.33%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.12%) Driving Licence
16 15 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
17 14 (0.98%) Virtual Team
18 13 (0.91%) Cybercrime
19 12 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
19 12 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 113 (7.89%) Linux
2 102 (7.12%) Windows
3 55 (3.84%) Unix
4 29 (2.02%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.56%) AIX
7 8 (0.56%) Solaris
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.070%) Android
10 1 (0.070%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.070%) NetWare
10 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.070%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.070%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1012 (70.62%) Information Security
2 441 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 392 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
4 259 (18.07%) ITIL
5 237 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 228 (15.91%) IT Audit
7 222 (15.49%) Data Protection
8 212 (14.79%) Penetration Testing
9 202 (14.10%) SIEM
10 197 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
11 187 (13.05%) Security Management
12 163 (11.37%) Security Architecture
13 153 (10.68%) Internal Audit
14 147 (10.26%) Project Management
15 145 (10.12%) Information Security Management
16 142 (9.91%) Vulnerability Management
17 138 (9.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 137 (9.56%) Security Operations
19 113 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
20 101 (7.05%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 57 (3.98%) C
1 57 (3.98%) SQL
2 55 (3.84%) Python
3 43 (3.00%) Java
4 26 (1.81%) C++
5 22 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 15 (1.05%) C#
7 13 (0.91%) Perl
8 11 (0.77%) Ruby
9 4 (0.28%) Korn
9 4 (0.28%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.14%) PHP
10 2 (0.14%) Scala
11 1 (0.070%) Go
Qualifications
1 1213 (84.65%) CISSP
2 953 (66.50%) CISM
3 379 (26.45%) Degree
4 266 (18.56%) CRISC
5 202 (14.10%) CEH
6 99 (6.91%) Security Cleared
7 93 (6.49%) GIAC
8 83 (5.79%) SANS
9 76 (5.30%) IISP
10 68 (4.75%) CISMP
11 67 (4.68%) PCI QSA
12 66 (4.61%) SC Cleared
13 55 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
14 43 (3.00%) CESG Certified Professional
15 40 (2.79%) CLAS
16 39 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
17 35 (2.44%) CGEIT
18 34 (2.37%) GSEC
18 34 (2.37%) QiCA
19 33 (2.30%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 654 (45.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 495 (34.54%) PCI DSS
3 244 (17.03%) COBIT
4 127 (8.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (1.95%) ISO22301
6 24 (1.67%) ISO 9001
7 22 (1.54%) QA
8 20 (1.40%) SLA
9 19 (1.33%) GPG13
10 16 (1.12%) ISO27002
11 14 (0.98%) ISAE 3402
12 12 (0.84%) Val IT
13 11 (0.77%) Solvency II
14 10 (0.70%) SSAE 16
15 8 (0.56%) GxP
16 7 (0.49%) COSO
17 6 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 5 (0.35%) HIPAA
19 4 (0.28%) BS25999
19 4 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 47 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.56%) ISA Server
3 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.42%) ProxySG
3 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.070%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.070%) Docker
5 1 (0.070%) Snort
5 1 (0.070%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.070%) vSphere
5 1 (0.070%) Xen
Systems Management
1 83 (5.79%) Nessus
2 36 (2.51%) SCCM
3 25 (1.74%) RSA Archer
4 23 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
5 16 (1.12%) OpenVAS
6 14 (0.98%) HP Fortify
7 6 (0.42%) WebInspect
8 4 (0.28%) WSUS
9 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.14%) Nagios
10 1 (0.070%) EnCase
10 1 (0.070%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.070%) Nmap
10 1 (0.070%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.070%) Puppet
10 1 (0.070%) RSA enVision
10 1 (0.070%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (6.49%) Microsoft
2 69 (4.82%) Oracle
3 62 (4.33%) Cisco
4 60 (4.19%) Splunk
5 54 (3.77%) SAP
6 52 (3.63%) Qualys
7 47 (3.28%) Intel Security
8 37 (2.58%) Cyber-Ark
9 27 (1.88%) IBM
10 26 (1.81%) ArcSight
11 25 (1.74%) CheckPoint
12 21 (1.47%) HP
13 20 (1.40%) Bomgar
14 17 (1.19%) CA
15 16 (1.12%) Acunetix
15 16 (1.12%) LogRhythm
15 16 (1.12%) Palo Alto
16 15 (1.05%) Forcepoint
17 13 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
18 12 (0.84%) Aveksa
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Robert Walters
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £64000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per day + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Flexible benefits you'll LoVe=
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Warner Bros.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 2 days ago