The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Auditor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Auditor
Rank 852 884 836
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Auditor 52 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.022% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.023% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 25
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,950 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Auditor
Salary Trend

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

IT Auditor Salary Trend in the UK

IT Auditor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Auditor over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

IT Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Auditor
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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 +36 51 £65,000 +44.44% 5
South East +22 16 £65,000 +17.11% 1
London +8 15 £67,500 +10.20% 2
Surrey - 11 £55,000 -
Epsom - 9 - -
East of England +4 8 £70,000 +100.00%
Hertfordshire - 8 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +18 7 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Sheffield - 6 £70,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £65,000 - 1
Brighton - 4 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -4 3 £55,000 +22.22%
South West -14 2 - - 1
Walsall - 2 £50,000 -
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Bournemouth - 2 - - 1
Berkshire +17 1 £47,500 -18.80%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +9 1 £30,500 -26.50%
Reading +6 1 £47,500 -18.80%
Birmingham 0 1 £62,500 +42.85%
Leeds - 1 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £30,500 -

IT Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Auditor in their job title.

1 59 (66.29%) CISA
2 47 (52.81%) Finance
3 39 (43.82%) Degree
4 35 (39.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (32.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (29.21%) PCI DSS
7 22 (24.72%) BCP
8 19 (21.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (21.35%) Information Security
8 19 (21.35%) IT Governance
9 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
10 15 (16.85%) Banking
11 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.48%) COBIT
12 12 (13.48%) CISM
12 12 (13.48%) ITIL
13 10 (11.24%) UNIX
13 10 (11.24%) Time Management
14 9 (10.11%) Windows
15 8 (8.99%) CISSP
15 8 (8.99%) Business Continuity
15 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
16 7 (7.87%) Firewall
16 7 (7.87%) Postgraduate
16 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
17 6 (6.74%) Risk Assessment
18 5 (5.62%) SQL
18 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
18 5 (5.62%) SDLC
18 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement

IT Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) Network Security
3 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 47 (52.81%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Legal
3 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) German Language
5 1 (1.12%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) PMI
3 3 (3.37%) Taxonomies
3 3 (3.37%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) BYOD
4 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.12%) DTV
4 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) UNIX
2 9 (10.11%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (24.72%) BCP
3 19 (21.35%) Information Security
3 19 (21.35%) IT Governance
4 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.48%) ITIL
6 10 (11.24%) Time Management
7 8 (8.99%) Business Continuity
8 6 (6.74%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.62%) SDLC
10 4 (4.49%) Analytics
10 4 (4.49%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.49%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.49%) Change Management
10 4 (4.49%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.37%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.37%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) C
3 1 (1.12%) Perl
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (66.29%) CISA
2 39 (43.82%) Degree
3 12 (13.48%) CISM
4 8 (8.99%) CISSP
5 7 (7.87%) Postgraduate
6 4 (4.49%) CRISC
7 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.37%) ACCA
7 3 (3.37%) CIMA
8 2 (2.25%) QiCA
8 2 (2.25%) CIPFA
9 1 (1.12%) GIAC
9 1 (1.12%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.12%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (39.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (29.21%) PCI DSS
3 19 (21.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (13.48%) COBIT
5 1 (1.12%) BS7799
5 1 (1.12%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) SAP
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.12%) Novell
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) HP
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