The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Auditor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Auditor
Rank 924 - 931
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% - 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £36,250
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor within the UK.

Information Security Auditor Salary Trend in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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 - 10 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £45,000 -
London - 2 £60,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -

Information Security Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Auditor in their job title 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 with Information Security Auditor in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) COBIT
3 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (58.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (58.33%) CISA
4 7 (58.33%) CISM
4 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (41.67%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) CISSP
8 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (16.67%) SSAE 16
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 1 (8.33%) ISACA
9 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
9 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) MS Project
9 1 (8.33%) MS Office
9 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery

Information Security Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Auditor in their job title 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 with Information Security Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) ISMS
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CISA
1 7 (58.33%) CISM
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) COBIT
2 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (58.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (16.67%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (16.67%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft