The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Auditor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Auditor
Rank 887 902 865
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Auditor 16 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.024% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 17
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -31.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £50,625
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -9.13%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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%

Senior Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Senior Auditor Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Auditor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Auditor over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Auditor Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Auditor
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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 +24 15 £42,500 -7.60%
London -20 6 £65,000 +8.33%
City of London +13 3 £65,000 -23.52%
South East -20 3 £42,500 -7.60%
Berkshire -6 2 £42,500 -27.96%
Reading -10 2 £42,500 -
Scotland +18 1 - -
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £42,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Auditor in their job title.

1 32 (76.19%) Finance
2 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
3 20 (47.62%) Information Security
4 18 (42.86%) CISA
5 17 (40.48%) Degree
6 15 (35.71%) Time Management
7 14 (33.33%) Postgraduate
8 12 (28.57%) ITIL
8 12 (28.57%) COBIT
9 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (23.81%) Oracle
10 10 (23.81%) UNIX
11 7 (16.67%) Windows
11 7 (16.67%) QiCA
11 7 (16.67%) Banking
12 6 (14.29%) SQL
12 6 (14.29%) CISSP
12 6 (14.29%) CISM
12 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
13 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.52%) PMP
14 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
14 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
14 4 (9.52%) CRISC
15 3 (7.14%) SAP
15 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
15 3 (7.14%) VPN
15 3 (7.14%) Project Management
15 3 (7.14%) Firewall

Senior Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 32 (76.19%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
2 20 (47.62%) Information Security
3 15 (35.71%) Time Management
4 12 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Security
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) ISMS
7 2 (4.76%) OWASP
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) IT Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.38%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) CISA
2 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 14 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 7 (16.67%) QiCA
5 6 (14.29%) CISSP
5 6 (14.29%) CISM
6 4 (9.52%) CRISC
6 4 (9.52%) PMP
6 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.76%) OSCP
8 1 (2.38%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) COBIT
2 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) COSO
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Twitter
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft