The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 188 186 184
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISA 28 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.29% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 1.09% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 17
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,700 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.69%
CISA
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1476 1284 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.56% 26.46% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1031 1222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CISA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CISA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISA across the West Midlands region.

CISA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CISA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CISA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CISA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CISA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -8 13 £52,500 -13.93%
Warwickshire - 11 £40,000 -
Coventry - 2 £49,750 -
Staffordshire - 1 £75,000 -
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISA also 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 that cited CISA.

1 38 (73.08%) Information Security
2 34 (65.38%) CISM
3 32 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (55.77%) CISSP
5 23 (44.23%) PCI DSS
6 22 (42.31%) Security Management
7 14 (26.92%) ITIL
8 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 12 (23.08%) Finance
9 11 (21.15%) Information Security Management
9 11 (21.15%) Degree
10 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity
10 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
10 9 (17.31%) CRISC
11 8 (15.38%) IRCA
11 8 (15.38%) Banking
12 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
12 7 (13.46%) COBIT
13 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
13 6 (11.54%) Change Management
13 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
14 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (9.62%) Games
14 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.62%) Retail
14 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
14 5 (9.62%) Network Security
14 5 (9.62%) PCI QSA
14 5 (9.62%) SIEM

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CISA also 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 that cited CISA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.62%) Games
4 5 (9.62%) Retail
5 4 (7.69%) Legal
6 3 (5.77%) Law
7 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 12 (23.08%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (19.23%) Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Security Manager
5 8 (15.38%) Auditor
5 8 (15.38%) Security Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) IT Auditor
6 7 (13.46%) Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Information Manager
6 7 (13.46%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Security Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Information Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Compliance Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Principal Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (3.85%) Senior IT Auditor
10 2 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) Information Security
2 22 (42.31%) Security Management
3 14 (26.92%) ITIL
4 11 (21.15%) Information Security Management
5 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity
5 9 (17.31%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
8 5 (9.62%) SIEM
8 5 (9.62%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (5.77%) Time Management
11 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
11 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
11 2 (3.85%) People Management
11 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (65.38%) CISM
2 29 (55.77%) CISSP
3 11 (21.15%) Degree
4 9 (17.31%) CRISC
5 8 (15.38%) IRCA
6 5 (9.62%) PCI QSA
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (44.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.46%) COBIT
4 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.85%) COSO
6 1 (1.92%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Tripwire
2 1 (1.92%) Tufin
2 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) IBM