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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 531 452 600
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +148
Permanent jobs citing CISA 416 515 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 1.74% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 330 334 266
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -

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
31691 29544 33416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.18% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24541 23973 28364
Average salary £44,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -87 365 £57,500 +4.54% 41
London -106 181 £65,000 +8.33% 19
South East +17 95 £52,500 -4.54% 4
City of London -7 50 £55,875 -12.00% 7
Berkshire +2 42 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Hampshire +14 31 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Newbury +24 23 £27,500 -
East of England +2 23 £45,000 -10.00% 4
West Midlands -9 19 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Hertfordshire +7 17 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Potters Bar - 17 £45,000 - 1
Havant - 16 £58,000 - 1
East Midlands -2 15 £51,250 -6.81%
Scotland -17 12 £55,000 +14.58% 1
Birmingham +1 11 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Surrey 0 9 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Edinburgh -7 9 £55,000 +10.00%
North West -31 9 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Coventry +5 8 £49,250 - 1
Yorkshire -44 7 £48,750 -11.36% 5
Kent - 7 £37,000 -
Derbyshire - 7 £57,500 -
Maidenhead -8 6 £80,000 +106.45%
Chesterfield - 6 £61,250 -
Leicestershire - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire -14 5 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South West -21 5 £60,000 +17.64% 1
Essex +3 4 £55,750 +11.50% 2
Wales -1 4 £35,000 +3.70%
Bristol -2 4 £57,500 +12.74%

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 586 (65.40%) CISSP
2 436 (48.66%) CISM
3 427 (47.66%) Information Security
4 426 (47.54%) Finance
5 319 (35.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 319 (35.60%) Degree
6 239 (26.67%) PCI DSS
7 238 (26.56%) Risk Management
8 192 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 187 (20.87%) ITIL
10 153 (17.08%) Project Management
11 137 (15.29%) COBIT
12 120 (13.39%) Business Development
12 120 (13.39%) Banking
13 111 (12.39%) Windows
14 105 (11.72%) PRINCE2
15 93 (10.38%) Security Management
16 91 (10.16%) SIEM
16 91 (10.16%) CRISC
17 86 (9.60%) Data Protection
18 82 (9.15%) Linux
19 81 (9.04%) SAP
20 80 (8.93%) Computer Science
21 75 (8.37%) Penetration Testing
22 74 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
23 70 (7.81%) PCI QSA
24 69 (7.70%) Firewall
24 69 (7.70%) Oracle
25 66 (7.37%) Security Architecture
26 65 (7.25%) ERP

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (4.02%) SAS
2 12 (1.34%) IIS
3 9 (1.00%) NetWeaver
4 5 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.67%) MS Office
3 10 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.00%) MS Project
5 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.01%) SAP GRC
2 12 (1.34%) SAP Business One
2 12 (1.34%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.70%) Firewall
2 55 (6.14%) Internet
3 38 (4.24%) Network Security
4 31 (3.46%) LAN
5 24 (2.68%) WAN
6 21 (2.34%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.90%) VPN
8 12 (1.34%) VoIP
9 11 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (1.00%) Wireless
11 8 (0.89%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.56%) Broadband
12 5 (0.56%) tcpdump
13 4 (0.45%) WLAN
14 3 (0.33%) OSPF
14 3 (0.33%) BGP
14 3 (0.33%) LDAP
15 2 (0.22%) NGN
15 2 (0.22%) Intranet
16 1 (0.11%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.34%) Relational Database
1 12 (1.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.22%) QlikView
2 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.11%) Big Data
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.89%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.45%) AppScan
General
1 426 (47.54%) Finance
2 120 (13.39%) Banking
3 44 (4.91%) Retail
4 31 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.35%) Legal
6 28 (3.13%) Marketing
7 15 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.34%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.34%) Law
9 11 (1.23%) Local Government
10 10 (1.12%) Advertising
11 8 (0.89%) Spanish Language
12 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.78%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Games
13 3 (0.33%) German Language
14 2 (0.22%) Automotive
14 2 (0.22%) Front Office
14 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (17.30%) Consultant
2 146 (16.29%) Analyst
3 120 (13.39%) Security Manager
4 103 (11.50%) Security Consultant
5 91 (10.16%) Security Analyst
6 84 (9.38%) Audit Manager
7 80 (8.93%) IT Audit Manager
8 74 (8.26%) Senior Manager
9 72 (8.04%) Risk Manager
10 65 (7.25%) IT Consultant
11 61 (6.81%) Information Manager
12 52 (5.80%) Auditor
13 51 (5.69%) IT Security Consultant
14 44 (4.91%) Information Security Manager
15 43 (4.80%) IT Auditor
16 39 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
17 37 (4.13%) IT Risk Manager
18 36 (4.02%) Security Officer
19 31 (3.46%) Risk Analyst
20 29 (3.24%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.89%) JSP
2 7 (0.78%) Middleware
3 2 (0.22%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.11%) .NET
4 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 192 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 80 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 46 (5.13%) PMI
4 17 (1.90%) EFT
5 16 (1.79%) PKI
6 14 (1.56%) Economics
7 13 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (1.34%) Cryptography
9 11 (1.23%) CESG
9 11 (1.23%) RMADS
10 9 (1.00%) EMV
11 7 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
11 7 (0.78%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.56%) FMCG
13 4 (0.45%) SCADA
13 4 (0.45%) Open Source
13 4 (0.45%) AS400
14 3 (0.33%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.33%) Equities
14 3 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 111 (12.39%) Windows
2 82 (9.15%) Linux
3 60 (6.70%) UNIX
4 9 (1.00%) Solaris
5 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.45%) OS/390
6 3 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) AIX
8 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (47.66%) Information Security
2 238 (26.56%) Risk Management
3 187 (20.87%) ITIL
4 153 (17.08%) Project Management
5 120 (13.39%) Business Development
6 105 (11.72%) PRINCE2
7 93 (10.38%) Security Management
8 91 (10.16%) SIEM
9 86 (9.60%) Data Protection
10 75 (8.37%) Penetration Testing
11 66 (7.37%) Security Architecture
12 65 (7.25%) ERP
13 62 (6.92%) Risk Assessment
13 62 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 62 (6.92%) Cyber Security
14 56 (6.25%) Information Security Management
14 56 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 55 (6.14%) Business Continuity
16 45 (5.02%) Programme Management
17 39 (4.35%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (3.68%) SQL
2 14 (1.56%) C
3 13 (1.45%) Perl
4 12 (1.34%) Python
5 10 (1.12%) Java
6 9 (1.00%) C++
7 5 (0.56%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.45%) Ruby
9 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 586 (65.40%) CISSP
2 436 (48.66%) CISM
3 319 (35.60%) Degree
4 91 (10.16%) CRISC
5 70 (7.81%) PCI QSA
6 48 (5.36%) PMI Certification
7 47 (5.25%) Security Cleared
8 30 (3.35%) SC Cleared
9 29 (3.24%) MBA
10 28 (3.13%) CEH
10 28 (3.13%) CGEIT
11 24 (2.68%) CIMA
12 22 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (2.34%) ACCA
13 21 (2.34%) CCNA
14 20 (2.23%) SSCP
15 18 (2.01%) QiCA
16 17 (1.90%) ISACA
17 16 (1.79%) GPEN
17 16 (1.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (35.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 239 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 137 (15.29%) COBIT
4 74 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 15 (1.67%) COSO
7 14 (1.56%) QA
8 10 (1.12%) Solvency II
9 9 (1.00%) Basel II
10 8 (0.89%) Basel III
10 8 (0.89%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.45%) SLA
12 3 (0.33%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.22%) BS25999
13 2 (0.22%) FATCA
13 2 (0.22%) BS7799
14 1 (0.11%) GAAP
14 1 (0.11%) GxP
14 1 (0.11%) GAMP
14 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (1.12%) Nmap
2 7 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (0.89%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.22%) WSUS
3 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.11%) Nessus
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 81 (9.04%) SAP
2 69 (7.70%) Oracle
3 57 (6.36%) Microsoft
4 25 (2.79%) CA
5 15 (1.67%) McAfee
6 14 (1.56%) Cisco
7 12 (1.34%) CheckPoint
7 12 (1.34%) Tripwire
8 11 (1.23%) Websense
9 10 (1.12%) IBM
10 5 (0.56%) Splunk
10 5 (0.56%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (0.56%) Qualys
11 4 (0.45%) ArcSight
11 4 (0.45%) Proofpoint
11 4 (0.45%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.33%) Sun
12 3 (0.33%) VMware
12 3 (0.33%) Tufin
12 3 (0.33%) LogRhythm
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