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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 529 473 616
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +143
Permanent jobs citing CISA 407 471 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 1.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 314 320 253
Average salary £55,000 £54,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% -0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 -62 371 £56,000 +1.81% 38
London -78 176 £62,500 +4.60% 13
South East +4 95 £58,000 +5.45% 6
Berkshire +9 45 £70,000 +24.44% 2
City of London +3 43 £49,500 -15.38% 3
Hampshire +15 33 £55,000 +34.14% 3
West Midlands +1 25 £51,500 +8.42% 3
East of England -27 20 £54,000 +8.00% 3
North West -18 18 £47,500 -2.06% 8
Newbury +23 16 £36,250 -
Birmingham -1 15 £46,500 -2.10% 2
Havant - 15 £58,000 -
Maidenhead -1 12 £82,500 +112.90%
Cheshire -7 12 £50,000 +3.09% 2
East Midlands +2 11 £47,250 -14.09%
Hertfordshire -4 11 £55,000 +33.33% 3
Potters Bar - 11 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -46 10 £45,000 -11.76% 2
Surrey 0 9 £50,000 -4.30%
Scotland -17 8 £50,000 -1.96% 2
Coventry - 8 £49,250 - 1
West Yorkshire -31 7 £45,000 -8.16% 2
Essex 0 6 £54,000 +8.00%
Manchester 0 6 £46,000 -9.80% 4
Edinburgh -16 6 £50,000 -1.96% 2
Chesterfield - 6 £61,250 -
Derbyshire - 6 £61,250 -
South West -38 5 £60,000 +17.64% 3
West Sussex -12 4 £33,500 -39.09%
Reading -18 4 £58,500 -16.42% 1

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 604 (68.64%) CISSP
2 468 (53.18%) Information Security
3 460 (52.27%) CISM
4 396 (45.00%) Finance
5 349 (39.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 312 (35.45%) Degree
7 237 (26.93%) PCI DSS
8 222 (25.23%) Risk Management
9 210 (23.86%) ITIL
10 196 (22.27%) Management Information System
11 138 (15.68%) Project Management
12 137 (15.57%) COBIT
13 120 (13.64%) PRINCE2
13 120 (13.64%) Banking
14 114 (12.95%) Windows
15 113 (12.84%) Business Development
16 105 (11.93%) SIEM
17 104 (11.82%) CRISC
18 96 (10.91%) Security Management
19 87 (9.89%) Data Protection
20 85 (9.66%) Computer Science
20 85 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
21 82 (9.32%) Linux
22 73 (8.30%) Coaching
23 70 (7.95%) Mentoring
24 69 (7.84%) Security Architecture
24 69 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
25 67 (7.61%) SAP
25 67 (7.61%) Firewall
25 67 (7.61%) PCI QSA

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (3.64%) SAS
2 14 (1.59%) IIS
3 8 (0.91%) NetWeaver
4 5 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.70%) MS Office
3 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.25%) MS Project
5 10 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.05%) SAP GRC
2 10 (1.14%) SAP Business One
3 9 (1.02%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (7.61%) Firewall
2 50 (5.68%) Internet
3 37 (4.20%) Network Security
4 32 (3.64%) LAN
5 25 (2.84%) WAN
6 18 (2.05%) VPN
7 16 (1.82%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.25%) VoIP
8 11 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (1.02%) Wireless
10 6 (0.68%) Broadband
10 6 (0.68%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.57%) LDAP
12 4 (0.45%) tcpdump
13 3 (0.34%) WLAN
13 3 (0.34%) OSPF
13 3 (0.34%) BGP
14 2 (0.23%) Intranet
14 2 (0.23%) NGN
15 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.23%) Big Data
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.45%) AppScan
General
1 396 (45.00%) Finance
2 120 (13.64%) Banking
3 58 (6.59%) Retail
4 35 (3.98%) Marketing
5 32 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 32 (3.64%) Legal
6 22 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 18 (2.05%) Games
8 11 (1.25%) Advertising
8 11 (1.25%) Law
9 10 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.14%) Local Government
10 7 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.57%) German Language
12 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
13 2 (0.23%) Electronics
13 2 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 161 (18.30%) Consultant
2 159 (18.07%) Analyst
3 122 (13.86%) Security Manager
4 118 (13.41%) Security Consultant
5 104 (11.82%) Security Analyst
6 74 (8.41%) Audit Manager
7 71 (8.07%) IT Consultant
8 70 (7.95%) IT Audit Manager
9 67 (7.61%) Information Manager
10 66 (7.50%) Senior Manager
11 59 (6.70%) IT Security Consultant
12 57 (6.48%) Auditor
13 50 (5.68%) Risk Manager
14 49 (5.57%) Information Security Manager
15 47 (5.34%) IT Auditor
16 41 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
16 41 (4.66%) Security Officer
17 34 (3.86%) Information Security Analyst
17 34 (3.86%) Information Analyst
18 32 (3.64%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.68%) JSP
2 5 (0.57%) Middleware
3 2 (0.23%) .NET
3 2 (0.23%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 196 (22.27%) Management Information System
2 85 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 64 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.34%) PMI
5 17 (1.93%) EFT
5 17 (1.93%) CESG
6 16 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 16 (1.82%) PKI
7 14 (1.59%) Economics
7 14 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
7 14 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
7 14 (1.59%) RMADS
8 9 (1.02%) EMV
9 5 (0.57%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.45%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.45%) FMCG
10 4 (0.45%) Open Source
10 4 (0.45%) AS400
10 4 (0.45%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.95%) Windows
2 82 (9.32%) Linux
3 63 (7.16%) UNIX
4 11 (1.25%) Solaris
5 6 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.45%) OS/390
7 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (53.18%) Information Security
2 222 (25.23%) Risk Management
3 210 (23.86%) ITIL
4 138 (15.68%) Project Management
5 120 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 113 (12.84%) Business Development
7 105 (11.93%) SIEM
8 96 (10.91%) Security Management
9 87 (9.89%) Data Protection
10 85 (9.66%) Penetration Testing
11 73 (8.30%) Coaching
12 70 (7.95%) Mentoring
13 69 (7.84%) Security Architecture
14 60 (6.82%) Cyber Security
14 60 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (6.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 57 (6.48%) Information Security Management
17 56 (6.36%) Business Continuity
18 53 (6.02%) ERP
19 45 (5.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (3.75%) SQL
2 15 (1.70%) C
3 14 (1.59%) Perl
4 13 (1.48%) Python
5 9 (1.02%) Java
6 8 (0.91%) C++
7 6 (0.68%) Ruby
8 1 (0.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 604 (68.64%) CISSP
2 460 (52.27%) CISM
3 312 (35.45%) Degree
4 104 (11.82%) CRISC
5 67 (7.61%) PCI QSA
6 49 (5.57%) PMI Certification
7 41 (4.66%) Security Cleared
8 32 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 32 (3.64%) CEH
9 28 (3.18%) CGEIT
10 26 (2.95%) MBA
11 20 (2.27%) QiCA
11 20 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (2.16%) CCNA
12 19 (2.16%) ACCA
12 19 (2.16%) SSCP
12 19 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (2.05%) CIMA
14 15 (1.70%) GIAC
14 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 349 (39.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 237 (26.93%) PCI DSS
3 137 (15.57%) COBIT
4 69 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 11 (1.25%) COSO
7 8 (0.91%) Basel III
7 8 (0.91%) Solvency II
7 8 (0.91%) QA
7 8 (0.91%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.91%) SLA
7 8 (0.91%) Basel II
8 4 (0.45%) BS7799
9 2 (0.23%) GAAP
9 2 (0.23%) GPG13
10 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.11%) TickIT
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 11 (1.25%) Nmap
2 8 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (0.57%) WSUS
3 4 (0.45%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 67 (7.61%) SAP
2 62 (7.05%) Oracle
3 55 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 24 (2.73%) CA
5 15 (1.70%) Cisco
5 15 (1.70%) Tripwire
6 14 (1.59%) IBM
7 12 (1.36%) McAfee
8 11 (1.25%) Websense
9 9 (1.02%) Qualys
10 8 (0.91%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.68%) ArcSight
12 5 (0.57%) Q1 Labs
12 5 (0.57%) LANDesk
12 5 (0.57%) BT
13 4 (0.45%) TippingPoint
13 4 (0.45%) Proofpoint
13 4 (0.45%) Symantec
13 4 (0.45%) HP
14 3 (0.34%) Cognizant
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Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £71500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 75000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Securitech Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexible Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago