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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Auditor
Rank 898 881 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.003% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
Top 7 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 27 November 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 -30 4 £38,500 -3.75%
East of England - 2 £38,500 -
Crawley - 2 - -
Royston - 2 £38,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £38,500 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -

Information Security Auditor
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) CESG
3 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (40.00%) Military
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

Information Security Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001