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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 462 561 531
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -30
Permanent jobs citing CISA 609 462 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 1.51% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 471 334 431
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%

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
28133 30520 32777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.59% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22650 23828 26212
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,150 £69,000
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 30 April 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 30 April 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
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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 +94 581 £57,500 -1.70% 86
London +56 274 £63,000 -10.00% 39
South East +24 87 £60,000 +4.34% 12
West Midlands +18 65 £52,500 +2.43% 8
Yorkshire +37 53 £51,000 +25.15% 5
Surrey +40 50 £57,500 -5.34% 5
City of London +18 45 £40,000 -42.85% 9
West Yorkshire +30 39 £51,000 +22.89% 3
Leeds +40 38 £51,000 +4.24% 3
Birmingham +4 36 £60,000 +26.31% 3
East of England +24 32 £57,500 +9.52% 6
East Midlands +25 31 £52,500 - 3
Berkshire +12 24 £60,000 - 4
North West +26 21 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Nottinghamshire - 21 £53,750 - 2
South West +15 20 £46,250 +5.71% 9
Reading +16 14 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Manchester -4 13 £45,500 +31.88% 4
Norfolk +24 12 £30,000 -21.05% 1
North Yorkshire +11 11 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Edinburgh -7 11 £68,750 +25.00% 1
Scotland -27 11 £68,750 +25.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £57,500 +7.93%
Hertfordshire +22 9 £65,000 +26.82% 4
Guildford +8 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Leicester - 9 £45,000 -
Redhill - 9 £70,000 -
Leicestershire - 9 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 - - 1
Staffordshire - 8 £56,250 - 2

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 985 (82.84%) CISSP
2 852 (71.66%) CISM
3 796 (66.95%) Information Security
4 590 (49.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 382 (32.13%) Risk Management
6 377 (31.71%) Degree
7 364 (30.61%) PCI DSS
8 361 (30.36%) Finance
9 282 (23.72%) CRISC
10 268 (22.54%) Cybersecurity
11 257 (21.61%) Management Information System
12 237 (19.93%) IT Audit
13 228 (19.18%) COBIT
14 204 (17.16%) ITIL
15 193 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
16 163 (13.71%) Data Protection
17 157 (13.20%) Computer Science
17 157 (13.20%) Risk Assessment
18 155 (13.04%) Legal
19 150 (12.62%) Security Management
20 143 (12.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 143 (12.03%) Internal Audit
21 136 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
22 133 (11.19%) Firewall
23 124 (10.43%) Project Management
24 120 (10.09%) Network Security
25 110 (9.25%) Information Security Management
25 110 (9.25%) SIEM
26 104 (8.75%) CEH
27 103 (8.66%) Banking

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 66 (5.55%) IIS
2 17 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.17%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.084%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.084%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (0.084%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.084%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.78%) MS Office
3 20 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.25%) MS Project
4 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.42%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.25%) assyst
5 2 (0.17%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.84%) SaaS
5 7 (0.59%) Office 365
6 5 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (11.19%) Firewall
2 120 (10.09%) Network Security
3 36 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 35 (2.94%) Internet
5 23 (1.93%) VPN
6 22 (1.85%) IPsec
7 16 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.84%) SNMP
9 9 (0.76%) DNS
9 9 (0.76%) tcpdump
10 8 (0.67%) Wireless
11 6 (0.50%) Extranet
11 6 (0.50%) Intranet
11 6 (0.50%) Wireless Security
12 5 (0.42%) HTTP
13 4 (0.34%) WebEx
14 3 (0.25%) DMZ
14 3 (0.25%) LDAP
14 3 (0.25%) VoIP
15 2 (0.17%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.35%) Big Data
3 7 (0.59%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.42%) DB2
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.25%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.25%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.17%) MySQL
7 2 (0.17%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.084%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.084%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.084%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (0.84%) AppScan
2 8 (0.67%) Metasploit
2 8 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.17%) Paros
4 1 (0.084%) GCC
4 1 (0.084%) Subversion
General
1 361 (30.36%) Finance
2 155 (13.04%) Legal
3 103 (8.66%) Banking
4 72 (6.06%) Retail
5 43 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.78%) Marketing
7 29 (2.44%) Law
8 24 (2.02%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.51%) Investment Banking
11 16 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.93%) Publishing
13 7 (0.59%) Games
14 6 (0.50%) Electronics
15 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.25%) Local Government
17 2 (0.17%) Military
18 1 (0.084%) Advertising
18 1 (0.084%) Automotive
18 1 (0.084%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (19.51%) Security Manager
2 229 (19.26%) Consultant
3 212 (17.83%) Analyst
4 174 (14.63%) Security Consultant
5 166 (13.96%) IT Manager
5 166 (13.96%) Security Analyst
6 124 (10.43%) Information Manager
7 117 (9.84%) Information Analyst
7 117 (9.84%) Information Security Manager
8 107 (9.00%) Information Security Analyst
9 90 (7.57%) Audit Manager
10 83 (6.98%) Security Officer
11 71 (5.97%) IT Audit Manager
11 71 (5.97%) Risk Manager
12 67 (5.63%) Architect
13 66 (5.55%) Auditor
14 65 (5.47%) Information Security Officer
15 62 (5.21%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 62 (5.21%) Information Security Consultant
16 61 (5.13%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.84%) Web Services
2 8 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (0.59%) SailPoint
4 5 (0.42%) SAML
5 3 (0.25%) Middleware
6 1 (0.084%) .NET
6 1 (0.084%) HTML
6 1 (0.084%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 257 (21.61%) Management Information System
2 193 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (13.20%) Computer Science
4 72 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 50 (4.21%) Mathematics
6 47 (3.95%) CESG
7 40 (3.36%) Security Operations Centre
8 33 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
9 28 (2.35%) Cryptography
9 28 (2.35%) Cyber Attack
10 26 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
11 24 (2.02%) PKI
12 22 (1.85%) FMCG
13 20 (1.68%) Driving Licence
14 17 (1.43%) CESG CLAS
14 17 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 15 (1.26%) Mobile App
16 14 (1.18%) Life Science
17 13 (1.09%) User Experience
18 10 (0.84%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 84 (7.06%) Windows
2 56 (4.71%) Linux
3 50 (4.21%) Unix
4 6 (0.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.17%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.084%) Solaris
6 1 (0.084%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (66.95%) Information Security
2 382 (32.13%) Risk Management
3 268 (22.54%) Cybersecurity
4 237 (19.93%) IT Audit
5 204 (17.16%) ITIL
6 163 (13.71%) Data Protection
7 157 (13.20%) Risk Assessment
8 150 (12.62%) Security Management
9 143 (12.03%) Internal Audit
10 136 (11.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 124 (10.43%) Project Management
12 110 (9.25%) Information Security Management
12 110 (9.25%) SIEM
13 94 (7.91%) Data Privacy
14 89 (7.49%) Information Assurance
15 87 (7.32%) Security Operations
16 80 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 78 (6.56%) ISMS
18 77 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
19 76 (6.39%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 34 (2.86%) SQL
2 15 (1.26%) C
3 12 (1.01%) Perl
3 12 (1.01%) Python
4 9 (0.76%) Java
5 7 (0.59%) C#
5 7 (0.59%) C++
6 4 (0.34%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.25%) Ruby
8 2 (0.17%) PHP
9 1 (0.084%) AWK
9 1 (0.084%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.084%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.084%) sed
9 1 (0.084%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 985 (82.84%) CISSP
2 852 (71.66%) CISM
3 377 (31.71%) Degree
4 282 (23.72%) CRISC
5 104 (8.75%) CEH
6 100 (8.41%) GIAC
7 64 (5.38%) SANS
8 63 (5.30%) Security Cleared
9 61 (5.13%) CISMP
10 60 (5.05%) IISP
10 60 (5.05%) PCI QSA
11 46 (3.87%) CLAS
12 37 (3.11%) SC Cleared
12 37 (3.11%) SSCP
13 35 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
13 35 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
14 29 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (2.35%) ISACA
15 28 (2.35%) ISEB
16 27 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 590 (49.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 364 (30.61%) PCI DSS
3 228 (19.18%) COBIT
4 143 (12.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 41 (3.45%) ISO 9001
6 19 (1.60%) COSO
7 17 (1.43%) ISO22301
8 15 (1.26%) ISAE 3402
9 12 (1.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 11 (0.93%) MiFID
11 9 (0.76%) FATCA
11 9 (0.76%) Val IT
12 8 (0.67%) ISO27002
13 6 (0.50%) HMG Infosec
13 6 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (0.50%) ISO27005
13 6 (0.50%) RMADS
13 6 (0.50%) SSAE 16
14 5 (0.42%) HIPAA
14 5 (0.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 33 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.50%) ISA Server
3 5 (0.42%) ACF2
4 3 (0.25%) Snort
5 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (2.19%) Nessus
2 18 (1.51%) RSA Archer
3 7 (0.59%) EnCase
3 7 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.50%) OpenVAS
5 5 (0.42%) WebInspect
6 4 (0.34%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.34%) SCCM
6 4 (0.34%) SCOM
7 2 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.17%) Nmap
7 2 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.084%) FTK
8 1 (0.084%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 103 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.88%) Oracle
3 46 (3.87%) Qualys
4 37 (3.11%) Cisco
5 28 (2.35%) Intel Security
6 25 (2.10%) SAP
7 24 (2.02%) IBM
8 22 (1.85%) Splunk
9 19 (1.60%) ArcSight
10 15 (1.26%) Forcepoint
11 12 (1.01%) CA
11 12 (1.01%) HP
12 11 (0.93%) Tripwire
13 10 (0.84%) VMware
14 9 (0.76%) BMC
14 9 (0.76%) Cyber-Ark
14 9 (0.76%) SolarWinds
15 8 (0.67%) Acunetix
16 7 (0.59%) Veracode
17 6 (0.50%) Barracuda Networks
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