Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 171 138
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33 +29
Permanent jobs citing CISA 31 30 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 0.77% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 2.97% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 34
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £38,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £58,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.11% +2.27% +10.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,268 1,009 1,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.76% 25.76% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 698 753 921
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Birmingham

CISA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CISA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for CISA in Birmingham

CISA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CISA.

1 29 (93.55%) Information Security
2 26 (83.87%) CISSP
3 22 (70.97%) CISM
3 22 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (61.29%) PCI DSS
5 17 (54.84%) Data Security
6 16 (51.61%) ITIL
6 16 (51.61%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (48.39%) IT Audit
8 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
9 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
9 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
9 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
9 12 (38.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
11 10 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (32.26%) IT Governance
11 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 10 (32.26%) SIEM
12 9 (29.03%) assyst
12 9 (29.03%) Service Management
13 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
13 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
14 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
14 7 (22.58%) QA

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) assyst
2 7 (22.58%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Information Officer
1 11 (35.48%) Information Security Officer
1 11 (35.48%) Security Officer
2 9 (29.03%) Compliance Officer
2 9 (29.03%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 9 (29.03%) Security Compliance Officer
3 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
4 6 (19.35%) IT Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Information Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Audit Manager
6 4 (12.90%) IT Audit Manager
7 3 (9.68%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Compliance Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Security Compliance Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Management Information System
2 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (22.58%) CESG
4 7 (22.58%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (16.13%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (9.68%) PKI
8 1 (3.23%) Cybercrime
8 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Information Security
2 17 (54.84%) Data Security
3 16 (51.61%) ITIL
4 15 (48.39%) IT Audit
5 12 (38.71%) Cryptography
5 12 (38.71%) Data Protection
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (35.48%) Risk Management
7 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 10 (32.26%) IT Governance
7 10 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (32.26%) SIEM
8 9 (29.03%) Service Management
9 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
9 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (22.58%) Change Management
10 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
10 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
10 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) CISM
3 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) CISMP
5 4 (12.90%) CRISC
6 1 (3.23%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (70.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (61.29%) PCI DSS
3 16 (51.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (38.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (22.58%) QA
6 6 (19.35%) GDPR
7 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)