Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 162 178
Rank change year-on-year +14 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing CISA 22 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.53% 0.21% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 0.88% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median daily rate £466 £440 £600
% change year-on-year +5.91% -26.67% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

CISA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 917 1026 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.17% 24.20% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 492 672
Berkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £250 £235
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.06% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 99
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £16.53 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.40% -46.50% +60.52%
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £27.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -8.87% -11.00% +81.39%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Berkshire

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISA in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in Berkshire

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in Berkshire

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -4 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Reading - 1 £600 -
Slough - 1 £400 - 1
CISA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 20 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 19 (86.36%) CISM
3 17 (77.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (68.18%) IT Audit
5 14 (63.64%) Information Security
6 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity
7 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
7 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
8 8 (36.36%) Security Management
8 8 (36.36%) Legal
8 8 (36.36%) PCI QSA
9 7 (31.82%) Security Operations
9 7 (31.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 6 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (18.18%) SIEM
12 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
12 3 (13.64%) Windows
12 3 (13.64%) Solaris
12 3 (13.64%) Linux
13 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
13 2 (9.09%) CRISC
13 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
13 2 (9.09%) GDPR

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 8 (36.36%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Security Specialist
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Compliance Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Security Compliance Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Compliance Specialist
3 6 (27.27%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) CISSP Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Firewall Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SIEM Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Solaris
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) IT Audit
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity
4 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 8 (36.36%) Security Management
6 7 (31.82%) Security Operations
7 6 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (18.18%) SIEM
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
10 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
10 1 (4.55%) SABSA
10 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
10 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CISM
1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) PCI QSA
3 7 (31.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (9.09%) CRISC
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) PCI DSS
2 17 (77.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory