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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 389 511 599
Rank change year-on-year
+122 +88
Permanent jobs citing CISA 728 518 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 1.72% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 591 370 330
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
25759 30043 31847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.33% 27.45% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20904 24201 24641
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 +133 690 £63,000 +5.00% 57
London +141 359 £67,500 +8.00% 23
South East +78 128 £58,000 -1.27% 10
West Midlands +28 51 £55,000 - 3
City of London +66 50 £65,000 -10.34% 7
Berkshire +28 50 £56,250 +7.14% 5
South West +26 47 £67,500 +38.88% 4
Yorkshire +15 42 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Birmingham +21 39 £55,000 +14.58% 3
Surrey +42 38 £69,500 +26.36% 1
East of England +23 28 £38,500 -30.00% 8
Scotland +10 27 £52,500 -10.63% 3
West Yorkshire +5 24 £44,250 -1.66% 1
Leeds +20 21 £46,500 +3.33% 1
North West +6 21 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Wiltshire +21 15 £55,000 +57.14%
Gloucestershire +6 15 £70,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +18 12 £60,000 +45.45% 1
East Midlands +3 12 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Glasgow +21 11 £65,000 +91.17%
Bristol +3 11 £82,500 +67.34% 2
Hampshire +9 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East Sussex +3 10 £58,000 -10.76%
Windsor +3 10 £62,500 +19.04%
Maidenhead 0 10 £57,500 -20.68%
Cheltenham -1 10 £70,000 - 1
Edinburgh -3 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Norfolk - 10 £31,500 - 1
Guildford +21 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Reading +13 8 £47,500 -20.83%

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 1185 (83.92%) CISSP
2 1000 (70.82%) Information Security
3 976 (69.12%) CISM
4 683 (48.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 525 (37.18%) PCI DSS
6 459 (32.51%) Finance
7 455 (32.22%) Risk Management
8 404 (28.61%) Degree
9 377 (26.70%) Cybersecurity
10 297 (21.03%) CRISC
11 292 (20.68%) Management Information System
12 264 (18.70%) ITIL
13 260 (18.41%) COBIT
14 256 (18.13%) IT Audit
15 232 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 220 (15.58%) Data Protection
17 215 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
18 207 (14.66%) Risk Assessment
19 187 (13.24%) SIEM
20 174 (12.32%) Security Management
21 170 (12.04%) Penetration Testing
22 168 (11.90%) CEH
23 165 (11.69%) Project Management
24 159 (11.26%) Firewall
24 159 (11.26%) Internal Audit
25 155 (10.98%) Computer Science
26 154 (10.91%) Network Security
27 142 (10.06%) Security Architecture
28 138 (9.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
29 135 (9.56%) Information Security 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 77 (5.45%) IIS
2 8 (0.57%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.071%) Apache
6 1 (0.071%) nginx
6 1 (0.071%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.071%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.071%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.83%) MS Office
3 29 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (1.49%) SAP GRC
2 19 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.78%) assyst
6 9 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 1 (0.071%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.071%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.78%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) IaaS
5 4 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.071%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 159 (11.26%) Firewall
2 154 (10.91%) Network Security
3 37 (2.62%) LAN
4 34 (2.41%) VPN
5 26 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 25 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (1.35%) Internet
7 19 (1.35%) WAN
8 18 (1.27%) Wireless
9 17 (1.20%) DNS
10 14 (0.99%) DHCP
11 11 (0.78%) DMZ
11 11 (0.78%) SNMP
12 10 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.50%) HTTP
13 7 (0.50%) IPsec
14 6 (0.42%) BGP
14 6 (0.42%) EIGRP
14 6 (0.42%) OSPF
14 6 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.27%) Big Data
3 9 (0.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.21%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.14%) GIS
9 1 (0.071%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.071%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.071%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (1.13%) AppScan
1 16 (1.13%) Metasploit
2 6 (0.42%) Burp Suite
2 6 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.071%) GCC
General
1 459 (32.51%) Finance
2 125 (8.85%) Banking
3 120 (8.50%) Legal
4 58 (4.11%) Retail
5 38 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 34 (2.41%) Law
7 26 (1.84%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (1.56%) Games
9 22 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.42%) Marketing
11 17 (1.20%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.64%) Electronics
13 7 (0.50%) German Language
14 6 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.42%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Back Office
15 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Local Government
16 1 (0.071%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (19.97%) Analyst
2 273 (19.33%) Security Manager
3 237 (16.78%) Consultant
4 233 (16.50%) Security Analyst
5 202 (14.31%) Security Consultant
6 174 (12.32%) Information Security Manager
7 171 (12.11%) Information Manager
8 135 (9.56%) IT Manager
9 130 (9.21%) Information Analyst
10 129 (9.14%) Information Security Analyst
11 85 (6.02%) Architect
12 79 (5.59%) IT Analyst
13 77 (5.45%) Risk Manager
13 77 (5.45%) Security Officer
14 76 (5.38%) Information Security Consultant
14 76 (5.38%) Security Architect
15 71 (5.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
16 68 (4.82%) Security Specialist
17 64 (4.53%) Audit Manager
18 63 (4.46%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.35%) Middleware
2 13 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (0.57%) .NET
3 8 (0.57%) SailPoint
3 8 (0.57%) Web Services
4 6 (0.42%) .NET Framework
4 6 (0.42%) Regular Expression
4 6 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
5 5 (0.35%) RESTful
5 5 (0.35%) SAML
5 5 (0.35%) SOAP
6 3 (0.21%) ODBC
7 1 (0.071%) CSS
7 1 (0.071%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 292 (20.68%) Management Information System
2 215 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (10.98%) Computer Science
4 104 (7.37%) Data Centre
5 59 (4.18%) Data Protection Act
6 51 (3.61%) Cyberthreat
7 46 (3.26%) Mathematics
8 42 (2.97%) CESG
9 37 (2.62%) Cryptography
10 31 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
11 30 (2.12%) PKI
12 26 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 23 (1.63%) Driving Licence
14 21 (1.49%) Cybercrime
15 19 (1.35%) CESG CLAS
16 18 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
17 15 (1.06%) Client/Server
17 15 (1.06%) Virtual Team
18 13 (0.92%) Mobile App
19 10 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 112 (7.93%) Linux
2 88 (6.23%) Windows
3 58 (4.11%) Unix
4 24 (1.70%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.42%) AIX
6 6 (0.42%) Solaris
7 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.071%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.071%) NetWare
9 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.071%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1000 (70.82%) Information Security
2 455 (32.22%) Risk Management
3 377 (26.70%) Cybersecurity
4 264 (18.70%) ITIL
5 256 (18.13%) IT Audit
6 232 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 220 (15.58%) Data Protection
8 207 (14.66%) Risk Assessment
9 187 (13.24%) SIEM
10 174 (12.32%) Security Management
11 170 (12.04%) Penetration Testing
12 165 (11.69%) Project Management
13 159 (11.26%) Internal Audit
14 142 (10.06%) Security Architecture
15 135 (9.56%) Information Security Management
16 123 (8.71%) Security Operations
17 118 (8.36%) Vulnerability Management
18 114 (8.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 107 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
20 102 (7.22%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 57 (4.04%) SQL
2 51 (3.61%) C
3 44 (3.12%) Python
4 27 (1.91%) Java
5 23 (1.63%) C++
6 16 (1.13%) C#
7 15 (1.06%) Perl
8 11 (0.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.57%) Ruby
10 6 (0.42%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.28%) Korn
12 2 (0.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1185 (83.92%) CISSP
2 976 (69.12%) CISM
3 404 (28.61%) Degree
4 297 (21.03%) CRISC
5 168 (11.90%) CEH
6 97 (6.87%) GIAC
7 85 (6.02%) Security Cleared
8 82 (5.81%) SANS
9 77 (5.45%) CISMP
10 76 (5.38%) IISP
11 75 (5.31%) PCI QSA
12 55 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
13 54 (3.82%) SC Cleared
14 50 (3.54%) CLAS
15 45 (3.19%) CESG Certified Professional
16 38 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
17 35 (2.48%) QiCA
18 34 (2.41%) CGEIT
19 30 (2.12%) ISEB
20 28 (1.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 683 (48.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 525 (37.18%) PCI DSS
3 260 (18.41%) COBIT
4 138 (9.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 30 (2.12%) ISO 9001
6 27 (1.91%) ISO22301
7 17 (1.20%) ISO27002
7 17 (1.20%) QA
8 16 (1.13%) ISAE 3402
8 16 (1.13%) Val IT
9 12 (0.85%) GPG13
9 12 (0.85%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.71%) SLA
10 10 (0.71%) SSAE 16
11 8 (0.57%) COSO
11 8 (0.57%) GxP
12 6 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (0.42%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.35%) JSP 440
13 5 (0.35%) RMADS
System Software
1 44 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.71%) ISA Server
3 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) Snort
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.071%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (3.82%) Nessus
2 30 (2.12%) RSA Archer
3 28 (1.98%) SCCM
4 21 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
5 16 (1.13%) OpenVAS
6 10 (0.71%) HP Fortify
7 5 (0.35%) WebInspect
8 4 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (0.28%) SCOM
8 4 (0.28%) WSUS
9 3 (0.21%) EnCase
10 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.071%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.071%) FTK
11 1 (0.071%) Nagios
11 1 (0.071%) Nmap
11 1 (0.071%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 103 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 71 (5.03%) Oracle
3 69 (4.89%) Cisco
4 51 (3.61%) Qualys
4 51 (3.61%) Splunk
5 50 (3.54%) SAP
6 46 (3.26%) Intel Security
7 35 (2.48%) IBM
8 33 (2.34%) Cyber-Ark
9 23 (1.63%) ArcSight
10 21 (1.49%) CheckPoint
11 19 (1.35%) CA
11 19 (1.35%) HP
12 18 (1.27%) Bomgar
13 16 (1.13%) Acunetix
13 16 (1.13%) Palo Alto
14 15 (1.06%) Forcepoint
15 13 (0.92%) Tripwire
16 12 (0.85%) SolarWinds
17 11 (0.78%) Kaseya
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Acumin
Salary: Competitive including benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Competitive with benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
JCW Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
JCW Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: £Market rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Recann
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: bonus, healthcare, pension, car
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Many more benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefit package
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago