Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 280 234
Rank change year-on-year +96 -46 -11
Permanent jobs citing CISA 43 51 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.50% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.83% 2.69% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 111
Median annual salary £62,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £45,250 £45,600 £52,500
90th Percentile £87,250 £95,000 £111,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -24.14% -3.33% +19.05%

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 891 1,899 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.45% 18.74% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1,639 2,143
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CISA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISA in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Salary histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 35 (81.40%) Information Security
2 33 (76.74%) CISSP
2 33 (76.74%) CISM
3 26 (60.47%) Degree
4 25 (58.14%) Management Information System
4 25 (58.14%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) Firewall
5 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
6 18 (41.86%) NIST
7 17 (39.53%) CRISC
8 16 (37.21%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (37.21%) Data Protection
9 15 (34.88%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (34.88%) Risk Management
10 13 (30.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (30.23%) Azure
10 13 (30.23%) AWS
11 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
11 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (25.58%) Master's Degree
12 11 (25.58%) Remediation Plan
12 11 (25.58%) Information Security Governance
12 11 (25.58%) Public Cloud
12 11 (25.58%) Quality Management
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.58%) SQL
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (20.93%) IT Audit
13 9 (20.93%) Legal

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 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) AWS
1 13 (30.23%) Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.33%) DKIM
3 1 (2.33%) DMARC
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Power BI
General
1 25 (58.14%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Legal
3 4 (9.30%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Security Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Compliance Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Governance Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) Risk Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Security Risk Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Security Manager
6 8 (18.60%) Information Officer
6 8 (18.60%) Information Security Officer
6 8 (18.60%) Security Officer
7 7 (16.28%) Information Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (11.63%) Audit Manager
9 5 (11.63%) Information Manager
9 5 (11.63%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 4 (9.30%) IT Audit Manager
10 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
11 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Management Information System
2 11 (25.58%) Public Cloud
3 6 (13.95%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Information Security
2 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
3 16 (37.21%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (37.21%) Data Protection
4 15 (34.88%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (34.88%) Risk Management
5 11 (25.58%) Information Security Governance
5 11 (25.58%) Quality Management
5 11 (25.58%) Remediation Plan
6 9 (20.93%) IT Audit
7 7 (16.28%) Internal Audit
8 5 (11.63%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
9 4 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Security Management
9 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
10 3 (6.98%) Coaching
10 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (6.98%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) Julia
3 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) R
3 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) CISM
1 33 (76.74%) CISSP
2 26 (60.47%) Degree
3 17 (39.53%) CRISC
4 12 (27.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (25.58%) Master's Degree
6 5 (11.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.98%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (4.65%) CEH
8 2 (4.65%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 2 (4.65%) MCSE
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.65%) OSCP
9 1 (2.33%) ACCA
9 1 (2.33%) CCSP
9 1 (2.33%) CIMA
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (41.86%) NIST
2 13 (30.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (16.28%) GDPR
5 6 (13.95%) COBIT
6 4 (9.30%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (6.98%) ISO 22301
7 3 (6.98%) ITGC
8 2 (4.65%) ISO 31000
8 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
9 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (2.33%) NIST 800
9 1 (2.33%) QA
9 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) CyberArk
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) Meraki
3 1 (2.33%) Proofpoint
3 1 (2.33%) Tableau