The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 94 120
Rank change year-on-year +15 +26  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 24 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.88% 0.083% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 0.36% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 279 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 21.19% 23.25% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 184 219 282
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,215 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing CISA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Cheshire

CISA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CISA in Cheshire

CISA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in Cheshire

CISA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 9 - -
Crewe - 8 £50,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
CISA
North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 26 (74.29%) CISSP
1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 20 (57.14%) CISM
3 17 (48.57%) Finance
4 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
4 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
4 13 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (37.14%) Degree
5 11 (31.43%) ISMS
6 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 10 (28.57%) Data Security
6 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (25.71%) CRISC
8 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
8 8 (22.86%) Retail
9 7 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
9 7 (20.00%) Legal
9 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
9 7 (20.00%) Internal Audit
10 6 (17.14%) Virtual Team
10 6 (17.14%) IT Strategy
10 6 (17.14%) Demand Management
10 6 (17.14%) Process Improvement
10 6 (17.14%) Economics
10 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
10 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.14%) CNA

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) Broadband
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) GIS
2 1 (2.86%) Ingres
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Retail
3 7 (20.00%) Legal
4 4 (11.43%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Compliance Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Head of Security
2 6 (17.14%) Risk Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Security Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Chief Information Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Chief Security Officer
4 4 (11.43%) CIO
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (5.71%) Auditor
5 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technology Risk Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.14%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) Risk Management
3 11 (31.43%) ISMS
4 10 (28.57%) Data Security
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
6 7 (20.00%) Internal Audit
7 6 (17.14%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (17.14%) Demand Management
7 6 (17.14%) Economics
7 6 (17.14%) Identity Management
7 6 (17.14%) IT Strategy
7 6 (17.14%) Process Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) BCP
9 4 (11.43%) IT Audit
9 4 (11.43%) Personalization
9 4 (11.43%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) CISSP
2 20 (57.14%) CISM
3 13 (37.14%) Degree
4 9 (25.71%) CRISC
5 7 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 7 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (17.14%) CNA
6 6 (17.14%) CNE
6 6 (17.14%) MCSE
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.14%) Novell Certification
7 4 (11.43%) ISSAP
7 4 (11.43%) PCI QSA
8 2 (5.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (5.71%) ACCA
8 2 (5.71%) CIMA
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
8 2 (5.71%) PMP
8 2 (5.71%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
3 6 (17.14%) SLA
4 4 (11.43%) ISO22301
5 2 (5.71%) COBIT
6 1 (2.86%) BS25999
6 1 (2.86%) COSO
6 1 (2.86%) GDPR
6 1 (2.86%) HIPAA
6 1 (2.86%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.86%) Citrix
1 1 (2.86%) Juniper
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
1 1 (2.86%) SAP