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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 475 530 469
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -61
Permanent jobs citing CISA 513 435 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% 1.37% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 362 348 333
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,450 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,200 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.27%

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
29824 31811 29657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 27.14% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23756 24917 23858
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 +80 479 £55,000 -4.34% 106
London +44 229 £65,000 - 31
Yorkshire +68 73 £42,500 -5.55% 8
South East -15 60 £57,500 +25.00% 19
City of London +23 51 £62,500 +8.69% 10
West Yorkshire +42 40 £45,000 -2.70% 4
East of England +19 33 £55,000 +22.22% 7
North West +28 27 £55,000 +15.78% 12
Hertfordshire +6 26 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Surrey +28 24 £55,000 -12.00%
South West +6 24 £50,000 -16.66% 12
North Yorkshire +18 23 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Manchester +29 21 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Scotland +22 21 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 20 £52,500 -
Leeds +18 18 £47,500 +2.70% 2
Edinburgh +16 18 £66,250 +20.45%
Bristol 0 18 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Skipton - 17 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +5 16 £65,000 +23.80% 6
West Midlands -18 16 £48,000 -11.11% 9
Berkshire -15 13 £53,250 -3.18% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Redhill +5 10 £58,750 +17.50%
Milton Keynes +4 10 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Bradford - 9 £42,000 - 1
Chesterfield +3 8 £65,000 +20.93%
Derbyshire -2 8 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Hampshire -25 8 £60,000 +33.33% 4
South Yorkshire +6 7 £55,000 -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 781 (80.18%) CISSP
2 678 (69.61%) Information Security
3 607 (62.32%) CISM
4 461 (47.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 353 (36.24%) Finance
6 299 (30.70%) PCI DSS
7 297 (30.49%) Risk Management
8 248 (25.46%) ITIL
9 211 (21.66%) Cyber Security
10 199 (20.43%) CRISC
11 195 (20.02%) Degree
12 189 (19.40%) Banking
13 163 (16.74%) COBIT
14 155 (15.91%) Management Information System
15 138 (14.17%) Project Management
16 137 (14.07%) Retail
17 124 (12.73%) Security Management
17 124 (12.73%) Firewall
18 117 (12.01%) Data Protection
19 115 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
20 108 (11.09%) Business Continuity
21 105 (10.78%) Risk Assessment
22 103 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
23 102 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
24 94 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
25 88 (9.03%) SIEM
26 81 (8.32%) Microsoft
27 79 (8.11%) ACCA
28 77 (7.91%) Security Cleared
29 74 (7.60%) CEH

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (2.46%) IIS
2 8 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.41%) SAS
3 4 (0.41%) Lync
4 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.31%) JBoss
4 3 (0.31%) Apache
5 2 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.57%) MS Office
3 24 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.51%) SaaS
2 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 124 (12.73%) Firewall
2 60 (6.16%) Network Security
3 50 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 34 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 28 (2.87%) LAN
6 26 (2.67%) Internet
7 20 (2.05%) Wireless
8 17 (1.75%) VPN
9 16 (1.64%) WAN
10 12 (1.23%) Wireless Security
11 10 (1.03%) DNS
12 9 (0.92%) IPsec
13 8 (0.82%) DMZ
14 7 (0.72%) WLAN
15 5 (0.51%) tcpdump
16 4 (0.41%) Wireshark
16 4 (0.41%) SSL
17 3 (0.31%) DHCP
17 3 (0.31%) HTTP
17 3 (0.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.33%) Data Mining
3 10 (1.03%) Big Data
4 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (0.62%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (0.31%) QlikView
7 3 (0.31%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.21%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.21%) MySQL
8 2 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.10%) GCC
General
1 353 (36.24%) Finance
2 189 (19.40%) Banking
3 137 (14.07%) Retail
4 48 (4.93%) Legal
4 48 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 47 (4.83%) Investment Banking
6 36 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 28 (2.87%) Marketing
8 24 (2.46%) Law
9 18 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.72%) Private Banking
13 5 (0.51%) Czech Language
13 5 (0.51%) Automotive
14 4 (0.41%) Electronics
14 4 (0.41%) Billing
14 4 (0.41%) Games
14 4 (0.41%) Local Government
15 3 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 173 (17.76%) Security Manager
2 150 (15.40%) Consultant
3 147 (15.09%) Analyst
4 126 (12.94%) Security Analyst
5 121 (12.42%) Security Consultant
6 107 (10.99%) Information Manager
7 95 (9.75%) Information Security Manager
8 89 (9.14%) Security Officer
9 74 (7.60%) Information Security Analyst
9 74 (7.60%) Information Analyst
10 72 (7.39%) Information Security Officer
11 70 (7.19%) Risk Manager
12 61 (6.26%) Auditor
13 57 (5.85%) Head of Technology
14 49 (5.03%) IT Auditor
15 44 (4.52%) Information Security Consultant
16 36 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
17 34 (3.49%) IT Security Manager
18 32 (3.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
19 31 (3.18%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.44%) Middleware
2 10 (1.03%) Web Services
3 9 (0.92%) .NET
3 9 (0.92%) Regular Expression
4 8 (0.82%) HTML
4 8 (0.82%) ODBC
5 6 (0.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.51%) CSS
6 5 (0.51%) WPF
7 3 (0.31%) SOAP
7 3 (0.31%) REST
8 2 (0.21%) COM
8 2 (0.21%) XML
8 2 (0.21%) XSLT
8 2 (0.21%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.21%) Java EE
9 1 (0.10%) Ajax
9 1 (0.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.10%) SPNEGO
9 1 (0.10%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 155 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 94 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.88%) Computer Science
4 34 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.39%) Cryptography
6 31 (3.18%) Data Protection Act
7 26 (2.67%) PKI
8 23 (2.36%) SCADA
9 18 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.64%) Cybercrime
11 15 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
11 15 (1.54%) Taxonomies
12 12 (1.23%) CESG
13 11 (1.13%) BYOD
14 10 (1.03%) Smart Meter
15 9 (0.92%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.92%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
16 8 (0.82%) Economics
16 8 (0.82%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (7.49%) Windows
2 54 (5.54%) UNIX
3 32 (3.29%) Linux
4 14 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.62%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
5 6 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.31%) Solaris
7 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (69.61%) Information Security
2 297 (30.49%) Risk Management
3 248 (25.46%) ITIL
4 211 (21.66%) Cyber Security
5 138 (14.17%) Project Management
6 124 (12.73%) Security Management
7 117 (12.01%) Data Protection
8 115 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 108 (11.09%) Business Continuity
10 105 (10.78%) Risk Assessment
11 103 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 102 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
13 88 (9.03%) SIEM
14 63 (6.47%) ISMS
14 63 (6.47%) Information Security Management
15 62 (6.37%) Information Assurance
16 59 (6.06%) Incident Management
17 57 (5.85%) Security Testing
18 54 (5.54%) Security Architecture
19 53 (5.44%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 40 (4.11%) SQL
2 14 (1.44%) C
3 9 (0.92%) VBA
4 8 (0.82%) Java
5 7 (0.72%) C#
6 6 (0.62%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.51%) Perl
7 5 (0.51%) APL
7 5 (0.51%) VBScript
8 4 (0.41%) VB
9 3 (0.31%) Python
10 2 (0.21%) C++
10 2 (0.21%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.10%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.10%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.10%) R
Qualifications
1 781 (80.18%) CISSP
2 607 (62.32%) CISM
3 199 (20.43%) CRISC
4 195 (20.02%) Degree
5 79 (8.11%) ACCA
6 77 (7.91%) Security Cleared
7 74 (7.60%) CEH
8 50 (5.13%) PCI QSA
9 47 (4.83%) CISMP
10 44 (4.52%) GIAC
11 30 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
12 26 (2.67%) SSCP
13 23 (2.36%) MBA
13 23 (2.36%) SC Cleared
14 21 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (2.16%) MCSE
15 20 (2.05%) ISACA
16 19 (1.95%) CGEIT
16 19 (1.95%) GCIA
17 18 (1.85%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 461 (47.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 299 (30.70%) PCI DSS
3 163 (16.74%) COBIT
4 73 (7.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (1.75%) COSO
6 16 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 15 (1.54%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.92%) QA
8 9 (0.92%) BS25999
8 9 (0.92%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.92%) GPG13
9 8 (0.82%) BS7799
10 6 (0.62%) Basel II
10 6 (0.62%) MiFID
10 6 (0.62%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.62%) EMIR
10 6 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.21%) Val IT
11 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 37 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (0.41%) WMI
3 3 (0.31%) Nessus
4 2 (0.21%) Nmap
4 2 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 81 (8.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (3.49%) Cisco
3 28 (2.87%) SAP
3 28 (2.87%) McAfee
4 24 (2.46%) Oracle
5 23 (2.36%) Websense
6 20 (2.05%) ArcSight
6 20 (2.05%) Trustwave
7 19 (1.95%) Qualys
8 18 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.54%) Tripwire
10 13 (1.33%) Splunk
11 12 (1.23%) CA
12 11 (1.13%) Juniper
13 8 (0.82%) WorldPay
14 7 (0.72%) LogRhythm
14 7 (0.72%) Symantec
15 6 (0.62%) Hyperion
15 6 (0.62%) Sourcefire
15 6 (0.62%) VMware
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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