Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 139 150
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 +33
Contract jobs citing CISA 12 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 1.84% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -2.56% +21.88%
10th Percentile £466 £395 £320
90th Percentile £588 £543 £581
South East median daily rate £606 £500 £472
% change year-on-year +21.25% +6.04% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £67.00 £65.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year +2.29% +24.76% -

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 753 871 1,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.02% 23.15% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 393 667
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £252 £225 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £412 £400
% change year-on-year +3.28% +2.88% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 72 61
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £14.63 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.62% +17.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £7.69
90th Percentile £47.35 £53.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -10.00% +11.11%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018. 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
Reading -8 4 £575 +43.75%
Newbury -11 2 £525 -2.33%
Maidenhead -14 1 - - 1
Slough - 1 - -
CISA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 12 (100.00%) CISM
2 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (75.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 7 (58.33%) Security Operations
6 5 (41.67%) Threat Management
6 5 (41.67%) Data Privacy
6 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
7 4 (33.33%) PMI
7 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
7 4 (33.33%) SIEM
7 4 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (16.67%) Legal
8 2 (16.67%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Security Compliance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Smart Metering Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (41.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (33.33%) PMI
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) Security Operations
4 5 (41.67%) Data Privacy
4 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Threat Management
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) SIEM
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
6 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISM
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
6 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 31000
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory