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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 462 542 463
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -79
Permanent jobs citing CISA 541 399 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.30% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 384 314 324
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.94%

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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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 +89 495 £60,000 +4.34% 80
London +44 219 £62,500 -3.84% 24
South East -8 81 £60,000 +3.44% 21
Yorkshire +62 58 £43,750 -2.77% 6
City of London +40 46 £72,500 +45.00% 7
West Yorkshire +44 40 £45,000 - 5
North West +19 37 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Scotland +34 36 £57,500 +4.54% 3
South West +15 34 £47,300 -21.16% 5
Edinburgh +21 33 £58,750 +6.81% 1
Manchester +29 31 £55,000 +20.87% 2
East of England +6 30 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Leeds +31 27 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Hertfordshire +7 27 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire -6 25 £52,500 -25.00% 7
Bristol +9 20 £50,000 -13.04% 3
West Midlands -6 19 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Welwyn Garden City - 18 £55,000 -
Surrey +12 17 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 15 £60,000 +2.12% 2
Milton Keynes +1 15 £60,000 -7.69% 2
East Midlands 0 15 £65,000 +26.82% 3
North Yorkshire +11 9 £33,500 -29.47% 1
Nottinghamshire - 9 £70,000 - 2
Nottingham - 9 £70,000 - 2
Hampshire -5 8 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Skipton - 8 £33,500 - 1
South Yorkshire +10 6 £70,000 +33.33%
Sheffield +6 6 £70,000 +33.33%
Birmingham -5 6 £48,000 -7.69% 3

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 794 (78.54%) CISSP
2 685 (67.75%) Information Security
3 645 (63.80%) CISM
4 453 (44.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 397 (39.27%) Finance
6 334 (33.04%) Risk Management
7 302 (29.87%) PCI DSS
8 233 (23.05%) ITIL
9 227 (22.45%) Degree
10 207 (20.47%) Banking
11 202 (19.98%) CRISC
12 201 (19.88%) Cyber Security
13 185 (18.30%) Management Information System
14 154 (15.23%) COBIT
15 152 (15.03%) Retail
16 134 (13.25%) Security Management
17 127 (12.56%) Firewall
18 116 (11.47%) Project Management
18 116 (11.47%) Data Protection
19 115 (11.37%) Business Continuity
20 113 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
20 113 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
21 112 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
22 105 (10.39%) Risk Assessment
23 99 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
24 98 (9.69%) CEH
24 98 (9.69%) SIEM
25 88 (8.70%) ACCA
26 86 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
26 86 (8.51%) Network Security

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (2.67%) IIS
2 13 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.59%) Lync
4 5 (0.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.40%) SAS
6 3 (0.30%) JBoss
6 3 (0.30%) Apache
6 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.099%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.37%) MS Office
3 19 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.099%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.099%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.99%) SaaS
2 9 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.56%) Firewall
2 86 (8.51%) Network Security
3 47 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.07%) Internet
5 26 (2.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (2.08%) Wireless
7 15 (1.48%) VPN
7 15 (1.48%) LAN
8 14 (1.38%) Wireshark
9 12 (1.19%) Wireless Security
10 10 (0.99%) DNS
11 7 (0.69%) IPsec
12 6 (0.59%) DMZ
12 6 (0.59%) WAN
13 5 (0.49%) DHCP
14 4 (0.40%) WLAN
15 3 (0.30%) SMTP
15 3 (0.30%) HTTP
15 3 (0.30%) Intranet
15 3 (0.30%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.79%) Big Data
3 7 (0.69%) Data Mining
4 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.20%) MySQL
7 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.099%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (0.99%) Visual Studio
1 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.30%) JIRA
3 1 (0.099%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.099%) GCC
General
1 397 (39.27%) Finance
2 207 (20.47%) Banking
3 152 (15.03%) Retail
4 68 (6.73%) Legal
5 54 (5.34%) Telecoms
6 43 (4.25%) Investment Banking
7 37 (3.66%) Financial Institution
8 33 (3.26%) Marketing
9 26 (2.57%) Law
10 18 (1.78%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (1.58%) Corporate Banking
12 14 (1.38%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.89%) Electronics
14 7 (0.69%) Private Banking
15 5 (0.49%) Billing
16 4 (0.40%) Games
16 4 (0.40%) Automotive
17 3 (0.30%) German Language
18 2 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 159 (15.73%) Consultant
2 149 (14.74%) Analyst
2 149 (14.74%) Security Manager
3 126 (12.46%) Security Analyst
4 123 (12.17%) Security Consultant
5 104 (10.29%) Information Manager
6 87 (8.61%) Risk Manager
7 84 (8.31%) Information Security Manager
8 83 (8.21%) Security Officer
9 75 (7.42%) Auditor
10 72 (7.12%) Information Analyst
11 71 (7.02%) Information Security Analyst
12 67 (6.63%) Information Security Officer
13 59 (5.84%) IT Auditor
14 57 (5.64%) Head of Technology
15 42 (4.15%) IT Risk Manager
16 41 (4.06%) Information Security Consultant
17 34 (3.36%) Compliance Manager
18 32 (3.17%) Senior Manager
19 30 (2.97%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.68%) Middleware
2 16 (1.58%) .NET
3 13 (1.29%) HTML
4 12 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 10 (0.99%) CSS
5 10 (0.99%) Web Services
5 10 (0.99%) WPF
6 7 (0.69%) Regular Expression
7 6 (0.59%) ODBC
8 3 (0.30%) SOAP
8 3 (0.30%) REST
9 2 (0.20%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.20%) Java EE
9 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.20%) COM
9 2 (0.20%) XML
9 2 (0.20%) XSLT
10 1 (0.099%) SAML
10 1 (0.099%) SPNEGO
10 1 (0.099%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 185 (18.30%) Management Information System
2 99 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.56%) Data Protection Act
5 34 (3.36%) Cryptography
6 33 (3.26%) Data Centre
7 20 (1.98%) SCADA
8 19 (1.88%) PKI
9 18 (1.78%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.58%) CESG
11 15 (1.48%) Taxonomies
11 15 (1.48%) Cybercrime
12 13 (1.29%) Online Banking
12 13 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.19%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.19%) BYOD
13 12 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
14 11 (1.09%) Smart Meter
15 9 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
15 9 (0.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 81 (8.01%) Windows
2 49 (4.85%) UNIX
3 39 (3.86%) Linux
4 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.30%) Solaris
7 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.099%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.099%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (67.75%) Information Security
2 334 (33.04%) Risk Management
3 233 (23.05%) ITIL
4 201 (19.88%) Cyber Security
5 134 (13.25%) Security Management
6 116 (11.47%) Project Management
6 116 (11.47%) Data Protection
7 115 (11.37%) Business Continuity
8 113 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 113 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 112 (11.08%) Penetration Testing
10 105 (10.39%) Risk Assessment
11 98 (9.69%) SIEM
12 69 (6.82%) Information Security Management
13 68 (6.73%) Incident Management
13 68 (6.73%) ISMS
13 68 (6.73%) Information Assurance
14 59 (5.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 58 (5.74%) Service Management
16 57 (5.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (3.66%) SQL
2 29 (2.87%) C
3 13 (1.29%) C#
4 10 (0.99%) Java
4 10 (0.99%) VBA
4 10 (0.99%) VBScript
5 7 (0.69%) Perl
6 5 (0.49%) Python
7 4 (0.40%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.30%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.30%) C++
9 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.20%) VB
10 1 (0.099%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.099%) R
Qualifications
1 794 (78.54%) CISSP
2 645 (63.80%) CISM
3 227 (22.45%) Degree
4 202 (19.98%) CRISC
5 98 (9.69%) CEH
6 88 (8.70%) ACCA
7 72 (7.12%) Security Cleared
8 48 (4.75%) CISMP
8 48 (4.75%) GIAC
9 46 (4.55%) PCI QSA
10 35 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (3.07%) GSEC
12 28 (2.77%) CGEIT
13 27 (2.67%) GCIH
13 27 (2.67%) SSCP
14 25 (2.47%) GCIA
14 25 (2.47%) CIMA
14 25 (2.47%) SC Cleared
15 23 (2.27%) QiCA
16 22 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 453 (44.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 302 (29.87%) PCI DSS
3 154 (15.23%) COBIT
4 86 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (2.08%) COSO
6 19 (1.88%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.99%) BS25999
7 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 9 (0.89%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.69%) BS7799
9 7 (0.69%) QA
9 7 (0.69%) GPG13
10 3 (0.30%) EMIR
10 3 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.30%) MiFID
10 3 (0.30%) Basel II
11 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.20%) JSP 440
11 2 (0.20%) Val IT
System Software
1 23 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.099%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.099%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.30%) Nessus
3 2 (0.20%) Nmap
3 2 (0.20%) WMI
3 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.56%) McAfee
3 32 (3.17%) Cisco
3 32 (3.17%) ArcSight
4 30 (2.97%) Trustwave
5 26 (2.57%) SAP
6 25 (2.47%) Splunk
7 24 (2.37%) Websense
8 22 (2.18%) Qualys
9 19 (1.88%) Oracle
10 16 (1.58%) LogRhythm
11 15 (1.48%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.38%) CA
12 14 (1.38%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.38%) Tripwire
13 11 (1.09%) IBM
14 9 (0.89%) Symantec
15 8 (0.79%) Juniper
15 8 (0.79%) Sourcefire
15 8 (0.79%) AppSense
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, bens allow, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + excellent bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £27500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago