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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Auditor
Rank 897 965 997
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 26 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.007% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 4
Median salary £46,000 £37,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.48% -12.35%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%

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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 June 2016 within the UK.

Information Security Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Top 17 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 27 June 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 +60 26 £46,000 +24.32%
London - 14 £53,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £45,000 -
South East +42 2 £50,000 +35.13%
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £48,750 -
Leicester - 2 £48,750 -
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Leeds - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £48,750 -
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
Worthing - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -

Information Security Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 40 (100.00%) Information Security
2 35 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (67.50%) COBIT
4 22 (55.00%) Internal Audit
5 20 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 12 (30.00%) ISMS
6 12 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 11 (27.50%) Project Management
8 10 (25.00%) CISA
8 10 (25.00%) Security Auditing
9 8 (20.00%) IT Audit
9 8 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
9 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (20.00%) CISM
10 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
11 6 (15.00%) SSAE 16
11 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 4 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow
12 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 4 (10.00%) PMI
12 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
13 3 (7.50%) Legal
14 2 (5.00%) Change Management
14 2 (5.00%) Degree
14 2 (5.00%) Compliance Audit
14 2 (5.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
General
1 3 (7.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (55.00%) Internal Audit
3 12 (30.00%) ISMS
3 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
5 10 (25.00%) Security Auditing
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow
8 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Compliance Audit
9 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
10 1 (2.50%) Coaching
10 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.50%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) CISA
2 8 (20.00%) CISM
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (67.50%) COBIT
3 20 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 12 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (15.00%) SSAE 16