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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Auditor
Rank 814 812 795
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Auditor 59 75 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.071% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.075% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 57
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -15 55 £42,500 -15.00% 1
London +18 18 £53,750 -6.52%
City of London -4 10 £52,500 -10.63%
South East -31 10 £57,500 +25.00%
South West - 10 £37,500 -
Cheltenham - 10 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 10 £37,500 -
Berkshire +3 5 £57,500 -7.25%
Reading -3 5 £57,500 -7.25%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £58,750 -
Scotland +9 3 £28,000 -58.51% 1
Edinburgh +5 3 £28,000 -58.51% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £57,500 -
East of England -4 2 - - 1
Norwich - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 - -
Basingstoke +2 1 - -
North West -3 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire -4 1 £52,500 +0.47%
Manchester -15 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Hampshire -23 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
York - 1 £52,500 -
Jersey - 1 £50,000 -
Channel Islands - 1 £50,000 -

IT Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 63 (67.02%) Finance
2 49 (52.13%) Information Security
3 45 (47.87%) CISA
4 40 (42.55%) Risk Management
5 36 (38.30%) Degree
6 24 (25.53%) Time Management
7 21 (22.34%) COBIT
7 21 (22.34%) ITIL
7 21 (22.34%) Postgraduate
8 18 (19.15%) UNIX
9 16 (17.02%) Oracle
9 16 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (15.96%) QiCA
11 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.83%) SAP
12 13 (13.83%) Windows
13 12 (12.77%) CISM
14 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
14 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
15 10 (10.64%) Performance Management
15 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (9.57%) CISSP
16 9 (9.57%) Banking
17 8 (8.51%) SQL
17 8 (8.51%) CRISC
17 8 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
18 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
18 7 (7.45%) COSO

IT Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) VPN
1 5 (5.32%) Firewall
1 5 (5.32%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) MySQL
1 1 (1.06%) MS Access
General
1 63 (67.02%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.13%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) UNIX
2 13 (13.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Information Security
2 40 (42.55%) Risk Management
3 24 (25.53%) Time Management
4 21 (22.34%) ITIL
5 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.64%) Performance Management
6 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.45%) Project Management
8 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (6.38%) IT Governance
8 6 (6.38%) BCP
8 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.32%) ERP
9 5 (5.32%) Change Management
9 5 (5.32%) Data Security
10 4 (4.26%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.26%) Network Management
11 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) C
3 1 (1.06%) COBOL
3 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (47.87%) CISA
2 36 (38.30%) Degree
3 21 (22.34%) Postgraduate
4 15 (15.96%) QiCA
5 12 (12.77%) CISM
6 9 (9.57%) CISSP
7 8 (8.51%) CRISC
8 5 (5.32%) VCP4
9 4 (4.26%) PMP
9 4 (4.26%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.13%) ISACA
11 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.34%) COBIT
2 16 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.45%) COSO
4 5 (5.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.19%) SLA
6 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Oracle
2 14 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.83%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.19%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter
6 1 (1.06%) NCR
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