Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 235 248
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 +94
Permanent jobs citing CISA 103 93 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 0.94% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 4.13% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 81 94
City of London median annual salary £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £52,300 £49,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £111,250 £90,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +32.00% -3.85% -7.14%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,334 2,251 2,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.07% 22.69% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,039 1,981 2,413
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,400 £29,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the City of London

CISA
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for CISA in the City of London

CISA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 92 (89.32%) CISSP
2 82 (79.61%) CISM
3 72 (69.90%) Information Security
4 45 (43.69%) Risk Management
5 41 (39.81%) CRISC
6 40 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 36 (34.95%) Finance
7 36 (34.95%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (18.45%) GDPR
10 17 (16.50%) Data Protection
11 16 (15.53%) GIAC
12 15 (14.56%) Banking
12 15 (14.56%) CGEIT
13 12 (11.65%) Firewall
13 12 (11.65%) SIEM
13 12 (11.65%) Threat Intelligence
14 11 (10.68%) Matrix Organization
14 11 (10.68%) Supplier Management
14 11 (10.68%) COBIT
15 10 (9.71%) ITIL
15 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (8.74%) SANS
16 9 (8.74%) IT Audit
16 9 (8.74%) Cyber Essentials
16 9 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (8.74%) Legal
16 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
16 9 (8.74%) PCI DSS
16 9 (8.74%) CEH

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) Network Security
3 6 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.88%) Internet
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.97%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Hudson
2 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 15 (14.56%) Banking
3 9 (8.74%) Legal
4 7 (6.80%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Games
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.91%) Law
6 3 (2.91%) Publishing
7 2 (1.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (17.48%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Risk Manager
3 14 (13.59%) IT Manager
3 14 (13.59%) IT Risk Manager
3 14 (13.59%) Security Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) IT Director
5 9 (8.74%) Head of Security
6 8 (7.77%) Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Information Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Information Security Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Security Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Head of Cybersecurity
9 5 (4.85%) Head of Information Security
9 5 (4.85%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.85%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) OLE
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.88%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.97%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Fintech
7 1 (0.97%) FMCG
7 1 (0.97%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.94%) Linux
3 2 (1.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (69.90%) Information Security
2 45 (43.69%) Risk Management
3 36 (34.95%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.50%) Data Protection
6 12 (11.65%) SIEM
6 12 (11.65%) Threat Intelligence
7 11 (10.68%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (10.68%) Supplier Management
8 10 (9.71%) ITIL
9 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.74%) IT Audit
9 9 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (7.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.80%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (6.80%) Project Management
12 6 (5.83%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.83%) TOGAF
12 6 (5.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (89.32%) CISSP
2 82 (79.61%) CISM
3 41 (39.81%) CRISC
4 16 (15.53%) GIAC
5 15 (14.56%) CGEIT
6 9 (8.74%) CEH
6 9 (8.74%) SANS
7 7 (6.80%) Degree
7 7 (6.80%) SSCP
8 3 (2.91%) CISMP
9 2 (1.94%) CLAS
10 1 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.97%) OSCP
10 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (38.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (18.45%) GDPR
3 11 (10.68%) COBIT
4 9 (8.74%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (8.74%) PCI DSS
5 6 (5.83%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.91%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.97%) FINRA
8 1 (0.97%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.97%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.97%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Nessus
1 1 (0.97%) QRadar
1 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle
2 4 (3.88%) Cisco
2 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.94%) McAfee
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) Splunk
3 2 (1.94%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Apple
4 1 (0.97%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.97%) Rapid7