The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 521 453 606
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +153
Permanent jobs citing CISA 435 531 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 1.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 348 333 261
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,450 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,200 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31805 29645 33019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24911 23846 28317
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 2014. 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 -87 380 £57,500 +4.54% 44
London -120 208 £65,000 +9.24% 15
South East +38 94 £46,000 -16.36% 8
City of London -1 58 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Hampshire +34 39 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Berkshire +17 36 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -15 22 £54,000 -1.81% 7
Newbury - 22 £27,500 -
East Midlands +1 15 £52,500 +24.26%
Birmingham 0 15 £53,750 -12.24% 3
Havant - 15 £58,000 - 1
East of England -13 14 £45,000 -22.41% 1
Hertfordshire +6 13 £45,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 13 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -8 12 £55,000 +46.66%
Edinburgh -8 9 £55,000 +17.02%
Kent -1 8 £37,000 - 1
North West -17 8 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Coventry -3 7 £54,000 +0.93% 4
Yorkshire -54 7 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Derbyshire - 7 £52,500 -
Surrey -8 5 £62,500 +4.16% 2
South West -12 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Slough +7 4 £70,500 +41.00% 1
Bristol +1 4 £57,500 +13.86% 1
Uxbridge -1 4 £58,125 +40.90%
Cheshire -3 4 £55,000 - 2
Leicestershire - 4 £48,750 -
South Wales - 4 £35,000 -
Wales - 4 £35,000 -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 604 (62.92%) CISSP
2 445 (46.35%) CISM
3 443 (46.15%) Finance
4 421 (43.85%) Information Security
5 326 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 321 (33.44%) Degree
7 249 (25.94%) Risk Management
8 232 (24.17%) PCI DSS
9 204 (21.25%) Management Information System
10 192 (20.00%) ITIL
11 178 (18.54%) Project Management
12 131 (13.65%) COBIT
13 128 (13.33%) Business Development
13 128 (13.33%) Banking
14 121 (12.60%) Windows
15 101 (10.52%) SIEM
16 99 (10.31%) SAP
17 97 (10.10%) Security Management
18 95 (9.90%) PRINCE2
19 93 (9.69%) CRISC
20 87 (9.06%) Linux
21 85 (8.85%) Oracle
22 79 (8.23%) ERP
22 79 (8.23%) Data Protection
23 77 (8.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
24 76 (7.92%) Firewall
25 73 (7.60%) Risk Assessment
26 72 (7.50%) Computer Science
27 70 (7.29%) PCI QSA
27 70 (7.29%) Penetration Testing

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (4.17%) SAS
2 14 (1.46%) IIS
3 11 (1.15%) NetWeaver
4 6 (0.63%) Apache
5 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.77%) MS Office
3 9 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.83%) MS Project
5 5 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.08%) SAP GRC
2 16 (1.67%) SAP Business One
3 13 (1.35%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.92%) Firewall
2 67 (6.98%) Internet
3 41 (4.27%) Network Security
4 28 (2.92%) LAN
5 23 (2.40%) TCP/IP
6 21 (2.19%) WAN
7 16 (1.67%) VPN
7 16 (1.67%) VoIP
8 14 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (1.35%) Wireless
10 8 (0.83%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.73%) tcpdump
12 4 (0.42%) WLAN
13 3 (0.31%) LDAP
13 3 (0.31%) OSPF
13 3 (0.31%) BGP
14 2 (0.21%) Intranet
14 2 (0.21%) Broadband
14 2 (0.21%) NGN
15 1 (0.10%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.04%) Relational Database
2 8 (0.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.21%) QlikView
3 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.21%) MySQL
4 1 (0.10%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.10%) Big Data
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (0.83%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.52%) Hudson
2 5 (0.52%) AppScan
General
1 443 (46.15%) Finance
2 128 (13.33%) Banking
3 42 (4.38%) Retail
3 42 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 32 (3.33%) Legal
5 31 (3.23%) Marketing
6 15 (1.56%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.46%) Law
8 12 (1.25%) Local Government
9 11 (1.15%) Advertising
10 10 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.31%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Games
15 2 (0.21%) Front Office
16 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 166 (17.29%) Consultant
2 135 (14.06%) Analyst
3 125 (13.02%) Security Manager
4 101 (10.52%) Security Consultant
5 92 (9.58%) Audit Manager
6 88 (9.17%) IT Audit Manager
7 86 (8.96%) Risk Manager
8 84 (8.75%) Security Analyst
9 79 (8.23%) Senior Manager
10 65 (6.77%) Auditor
11 64 (6.67%) IT Consultant
12 50 (5.21%) IT Auditor
13 46 (4.79%) Information Manager
14 45 (4.69%) IT Security Consultant
15 41 (4.27%) Head of Security
16 39 (4.06%) IT Risk Manager
17 34 (3.54%) Information Security Manager
18 33 (3.44%) Risk Analyst
18 33 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
19 29 (3.02%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.94%) JSP
2 8 (0.83%) Middleware
3 2 (0.21%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.10%) .NET
4 1 (0.10%) COM
4 1 (0.10%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 204 (21.25%) Management Information System
2 72 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 39 (4.06%) PMI
4 21 (2.19%) EFT
5 17 (1.77%) PKI
6 14 (1.46%) RMADS
6 14 (1.46%) Economics
7 13 (1.35%) CESG
8 12 (1.25%) Cryptography
8 12 (1.25%) Mathematics
9 9 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (0.94%) EMV
10 8 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (0.52%) AS400
12 4 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.42%) SCADA
12 4 (0.42%) FMCG
12 4 (0.42%) Open Source
12 4 (0.42%) Social Media
13 3 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 121 (12.60%) Windows
2 87 (9.06%) Linux
3 65 (6.77%) UNIX
4 9 (0.94%) Solaris
5 5 (0.52%) OS/390
5 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (43.85%) Information Security
2 249 (25.94%) Risk Management
3 192 (20.00%) ITIL
4 178 (18.54%) Project Management
5 128 (13.33%) Business Development
6 101 (10.52%) SIEM
7 97 (10.10%) Security Management
8 95 (9.90%) PRINCE2
9 79 (8.23%) ERP
9 79 (8.23%) Data Protection
10 73 (7.60%) Risk Assessment
11 70 (7.29%) Penetration Testing
11 70 (7.29%) Business Continuity
12 63 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (6.25%) Information Security Management
13 60 (6.25%) Security Architecture
13 60 (6.25%) Cyber Security
14 50 (5.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 44 (4.58%) Business Analysis
16 42 (4.38%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (2.92%) SQL
2 12 (1.25%) Perl
3 11 (1.15%) Python
3 11 (1.15%) C
4 10 (1.04%) Java
5 9 (0.94%) C++
6 8 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.31%) Ruby
8 2 (0.21%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 604 (62.92%) CISSP
2 445 (46.35%) CISM
3 321 (33.44%) Degree
4 93 (9.69%) CRISC
5 70 (7.29%) PCI QSA
6 65 (6.77%) Security Cleared
7 45 (4.69%) SC Cleared
8 42 (4.38%) PMI Certification
9 37 (3.85%) CEH
10 35 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (3.54%) MBA
12 32 (3.33%) CIMA
13 29 (3.02%) CCNA
14 27 (2.81%) CGEIT
15 26 (2.71%) ISACA
16 22 (2.29%) GPEN
17 21 (2.19%) ACCA
18 18 (1.88%) GIAC
18 18 (1.88%) DV Cleared
19 17 (1.77%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 232 (24.17%) PCI DSS
3 131 (13.65%) COBIT
4 77 (8.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 25 (2.60%) QA
6 24 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 13 (1.35%) ISO 9001
8 11 (1.15%) BS25999
9 10 (1.04%) COSO
9 10 (1.04%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.94%) Basel II
11 8 (0.83%) Basel III
12 6 (0.63%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.42%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.31%) SLA
15 2 (0.21%) FATCA
16 1 (0.10%) GPG13
16 1 (0.10%) AIFMD
16 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
16 1 (0.10%) HIPAA
System Software
1 13 (1.35%) Nmap
2 8 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.21%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.42%) Nessus
4 2 (0.21%) WSUS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 99 (10.31%) SAP
2 85 (8.85%) Oracle
3 67 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 28 (2.92%) CA
5 17 (1.77%) CheckPoint
6 16 (1.67%) Cisco
6 16 (1.67%) McAfee
7 12 (1.25%) Tripwire
7 12 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
8 11 (1.15%) Websense
9 9 (0.94%) IBM
10 8 (0.83%) Splunk
11 7 (0.73%) Juniper
12 6 (0.63%) Tufin
12 6 (0.63%) LogRhythm
13 4 (0.42%) Proofpoint
13 4 (0.42%) ArcSight
13 4 (0.42%) Symantec
14 3 (0.31%) Sun
14 3 (0.31%) Qualys
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £125k - 130k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excelent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Min 18% bonus + car allowance + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, County Down
Hays IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + Car, Bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Strong
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago