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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 471 677 501
Rank change year-on-year
+206 -176
Permanent jobs citing CISA 584 269 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 0.93% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 473 194 413
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £51,177
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +22.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £58,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +16.00%

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
28445 28992 28090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.03% 27.73% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22750 23158 22047
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +224 557 £60,000 -7.69% 52
London +126 267 £65,000 - 22
South East +41 107 £60,000 - 11
City of London +71 60 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Berkshire +18 51 £57,500 -8.00% 3
Yorkshire +44 43 £46,250 -28.84% 6
West Midlands +16 43 £45,000 -40.00% 4
East of England +12 35 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey +29 31 £64,500 +35.78% 6
East Midlands +22 29 £62,500 -16.66% 2
West Yorkshire +24 27 £57,500 -11.53% 5
South West +9 26 £65,000 +48.57% 4
Bedfordshire +20 22 £50,000 -23.07%
Birmingham +5 22 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Leeds +8 20 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Bedford - 18 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire +23 16 £66,250 -14.51% 1
Nottingham +18 16 £66,250 -14.51% 1
Slough +14 15 £60,000 -7.69%
Scotland -5 14 £53,750 -6.52%
Edinburgh +13 13 £60,000 +4.34%
Staffordshire +6 12 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Ealing - 12 £82,500 -
North Yorkshire +27 11 £40,000 -34.69% 1
Leicestershire +5 11 £42,500 -43.33% 1
Bristol +3 10 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Staines - 10 £70,000 - 3
Reading +2 9 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Skipton - 8 £42,500 - 1
Guildford +8 7 £60,000 - 2

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 958 (84.41%) CISSP
2 773 (68.11%) Information Security
3 728 (64.14%) CISM
4 503 (44.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 382 (33.66%) Finance
6 374 (32.95%) Risk Management
6 374 (32.95%) Degree
7 312 (27.49%) PCI DSS
8 272 (23.96%) Management Information System
9 226 (19.91%) Security Management
9 226 (19.91%) ITIL
10 219 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
11 217 (19.12%) CRISC
12 197 (17.36%) COBIT
13 163 (14.36%) Legal
14 157 (13.83%) Information Security Management
15 148 (13.04%) Firewall
16 142 (12.51%) CEH
17 139 (12.25%) Banking
17 139 (12.25%) Computer Science
18 131 (11.54%) Network Security
19 122 (10.75%) Windows
20 117 (10.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
21 114 (10.04%) ISMS
21 114 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
22 110 (9.69%) SIEM
23 107 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
24 106 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
24 106 (9.34%) Data Privacy
25 103 (9.07%) Business Continuity

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 45 (3.96%) IIS
2 18 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.35%) Lync
5 2 (0.18%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.088%) Apache
6 1 (0.088%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 44 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.29%) MS Office
3 9 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.53%) MS Project
5 5 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.35%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.35%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.03%) SaaS
3 21 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.97%) Office 365
5 5 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (13.04%) Firewall
2 131 (11.54%) Network Security
3 46 (4.05%) TCP/IP
4 41 (3.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 33 (2.91%) Internet
6 27 (2.38%) VPN
7 25 (2.20%) Wireshark
8 24 (2.11%) IPsec
9 12 (1.06%) DNS
10 9 (0.79%) tcpdump
11 8 (0.70%) WebEx
12 7 (0.62%) IPv4
12 7 (0.62%) IPv6
12 7 (0.62%) Wireless
13 5 (0.44%) Wireless Security
14 4 (0.35%) SAN
15 2 (0.18%) DMZ
15 2 (0.18%) Extranet
15 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.85%) Big Data
2 18 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 8 (0.70%) Data Mining
5 5 (0.44%) DB2
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.18%) MySQL
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.088%) GIS
8 1 (0.088%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.088%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.088%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (0.53%) AppScan
2 5 (0.44%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.18%) Paros
3 2 (0.18%) Subversion
3 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.088%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.088%) WebScarab
General
1 382 (33.66%) Finance
2 163 (14.36%) Legal
3 139 (12.25%) Banking
4 99 (8.72%) Retail
5 50 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 43 (3.79%) Marketing
7 32 (2.82%) Law
8 24 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 23 (2.03%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
11 15 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.88%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.79%) Publishing
15 7 (0.62%) Electronics
15 7 (0.62%) Games
16 5 (0.44%) German Language
17 4 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.35%) Local Government
18 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 247 (21.76%) Security Manager
2 196 (17.27%) Consultant
3 193 (17.00%) Analyst
4 163 (14.36%) Security Analyst
5 150 (13.22%) Information Manager
6 140 (12.33%) IT Manager
7 131 (11.54%) Information Security Manager
8 124 (10.93%) Security Consultant
9 112 (9.87%) Information Analyst
10 103 (9.07%) Information Security Analyst
11 100 (8.81%) Risk Manager
12 76 (6.70%) Audit Manager
13 72 (6.34%) Security Officer
14 68 (5.99%) Architect
15 66 (5.81%) Auditor
16 65 (5.73%) Information Security Officer
17 64 (5.64%) Compliance Manager
18 58 (5.11%) IT Audit Manager
19 56 (4.93%) Information Officer
20 55 (4.85%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.79%) Web Services
2 8 (0.70%) .NET
3 7 (0.62%) HTML
4 6 (0.53%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.44%) CSS
5 5 (0.44%) Middleware
5 5 (0.44%) WPF
6 4 (0.35%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.18%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.088%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.088%) CGI
8 1 (0.088%) LAMP
8 1 (0.088%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.088%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 272 (23.96%) Management Information System
2 139 (12.25%) Computer Science
3 114 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 32 (2.82%) CESG
6 28 (2.47%) Security Operations Centre
7 26 (2.29%) Cryptography
8 20 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
9 18 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
9 18 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 17 (1.50%) User Experience
11 16 (1.41%) Mainframe
11 16 (1.41%) PKI
12 14 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.15%) FMCG
14 12 (1.06%) Smart Meter
15 11 (0.97%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.88%) Life Science
17 9 (0.79%) Online Banking
17 9 (0.79%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 122 (10.75%) Windows
2 66 (5.81%) Linux
3 47 (4.14%) Unix
4 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.088%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.088%) HPUX
5 1 (0.088%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.088%) Solaris
5 1 (0.088%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.088%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (68.11%) Information Security
2 374 (32.95%) Risk Management
3 226 (19.91%) ITIL
3 226 (19.91%) Security Management
4 219 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
5 157 (13.83%) Information Security Management
6 114 (10.04%) ISMS
7 110 (9.69%) SIEM
8 107 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
9 106 (9.34%) Data Privacy
9 106 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 103 (9.07%) Business Continuity
10 103 (9.07%) Data Protection
11 101 (8.90%) Project Management
12 86 (7.58%) Penetration Testing
13 82 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 80 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 72 (6.34%) Vulnerability Management
16 68 (5.99%) Information Assurance
17 67 (5.90%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 40 (3.52%) C
2 25 (2.20%) SQL
3 14 (1.23%) C#
4 13 (1.15%) Perl
4 13 (1.15%) Python
5 10 (0.88%) Java
6 8 (0.70%) C++
7 5 (0.44%) VBA
7 5 (0.44%) VBScript
8 3 (0.26%) PHP
8 3 (0.26%) Ruby
9 2 (0.18%) AWK
9 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.18%) sed
9 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.088%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 958 (84.41%) CISSP
2 728 (64.14%) CISM
3 374 (32.95%) Degree
4 217 (19.12%) CRISC
5 142 (12.51%) CEH
6 83 (7.31%) GIAC
7 63 (5.55%) SANS
8 43 (3.79%) GCIA
9 40 (3.52%) CompTIA Security+
9 40 (3.52%) Security+ Certification
10 39 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (3.44%) IISP
11 38 (3.35%) CISMP
12 36 (3.17%) GCIH
13 35 (3.08%) CLAS
14 33 (2.91%) ISSEP
15 32 (2.82%) GSEC
16 31 (2.73%) ISACA
16 31 (2.73%) Security Cleared
17 30 (2.64%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 503 (44.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 312 (27.49%) PCI DSS
3 197 (17.36%) COBIT
4 117 (10.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (2.11%) ISO 9001
6 19 (1.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 18 (1.59%) COSO
8 17 (1.50%) ISO27002
9 15 (1.32%) ISO22301
10 11 (0.97%) HIPAA
10 11 (0.97%) ISAE 3402
10 11 (0.97%) MiFID
11 10 (0.88%) SSAE 16
12 9 (0.79%) FATCA
13 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 7 (0.62%) Data Quality
15 6 (0.53%) GPG13
16 5 (0.44%) BS25999
16 5 (0.44%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 22 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) ACF2
2 2 (0.18%) Snort
2 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.088%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (2.11%) QRadar
2 18 (1.59%) Nessus
3 7 (0.62%) EnCase
4 4 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.088%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.088%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.088%) Nmap
6 1 (0.088%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 75 (6.61%) Microsoft
2 38 (3.35%) McAfee
3 36 (3.17%) Splunk
4 30 (2.64%) ArcSight
5 28 (2.47%) Oracle
6 26 (2.29%) SolarWinds
7 25 (2.20%) Qualys
7 25 (2.20%) Trustwave
8 24 (2.11%) LogRhythm
9 21 (1.85%) Cisco
9 21 (1.85%) SAP
10 17 (1.50%) IBM
11 11 (0.97%) CA
12 10 (0.88%) Websense
13 6 (0.53%) VMware
14 5 (0.44%) HP
15 4 (0.35%) Aveksa
15 4 (0.35%) Progress
15 4 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.35%) Tableau
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,500 + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + v strong Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £70K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Versende
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Training + Certs
Posted: 4 days ago