The table below looks at the statistics for IRCA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IRCA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
Rank 906 964 1009
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +45
Permanent jobs citing IRCA 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.011% 0.003% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 - £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27039 29728 32470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21817 23333 26059
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IRCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IRCA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

IRCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IRCA
Salary Trend

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

IRCA Salary Trend in the UK

IRCA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IRCA over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

IRCA Salary Histogram in the UK

IRCA
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IRCA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +25 3 £70,000 +75.00% 1
South East - 2 £70,000 -
Slough - 2 £70,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £70,000 -
Midlands - 1 £57,500 -

IRCA
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing IRCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IRCA.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) NEBOSH
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

IRCA
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 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft