The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Information Security Auditor featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Auditor
Rank 901 969 982
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 11 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £28,200 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,500 £45,700
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £37,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-22.66% -12.79%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Information Security Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Information Security Auditor in the job title.

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 10 £37,500 +19.04%
London +53 9 £37,500 +25.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -

Information Security Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Information Security Auditor job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Information Security Auditor in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (88.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (37.14%) COBIT
5 12 (34.29%) ISMS
5 12 (34.29%) Internal Audit
6 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
6 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) CISA
6 8 (22.86%) ISO 14001
6 8 (22.86%) Driving Licence
6 8 (22.86%) Remediation Plan
7 7 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (17.14%) CISM
8 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (11.43%) Security Auditing
10 4 (11.43%) ISAE 3402
10 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
10 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
10 4 (11.43%) PMI
10 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
10 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
10 4 (11.43%) Workflow
11 3 (8.57%) Degree
11 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity

Information Security Auditor Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Games
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (22.86%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.43%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Internal Audit
2 12 (34.29%) ISMS
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 8 (22.86%) Remediation Plan
4 7 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Security Auditing
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
7 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Compliance Audit
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CISA
2 6 (17.14%) CISM
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
5 2 (5.71%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.86%) GIAC
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (88.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (37.14%) COBIT
4 8 (22.86%) ISO 14001
4 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
5 6 (17.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (11.43%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (5.71%) SSAE 16