Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 220 286
Rank change year-on-year -10 +66 +49
Permanent jobs citing CISA 120 109 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.10% 1.07% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.90% 4.50% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 104 100 88
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +13.54% -18.21%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £111,250 £95,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £79,250 £64,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year +23.83% +11.79% -18.21%

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 2,449 2,421 3,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.39% 23.75% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,140 2,152 2,743
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.42%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 111 (92.50%) CISSP
2 104 (86.67%) CISM
3 95 (79.17%) Information Security
4 54 (45.00%) Risk Management
5 48 (40.00%) Finance
6 47 (39.17%) Cybersecurity
7 44 (36.67%) CRISC
8 32 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 30 (25.00%) Firewall
10 23 (19.17%) GDPR
11 20 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 19 (15.83%) Degree
13 17 (14.17%) Threat Intelligence
14 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (13.33%) Incident Management
15 15 (12.50%) Banking
15 15 (12.50%) Management Information System
15 15 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
16 14 (11.67%) SIEM
17 13 (10.83%) Vulnerability Management
17 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (10.83%) Identity Access Management
17 13 (10.83%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 13 (10.83%) ITIL
17 13 (10.83%) Windows
17 13 (10.83%) Linux
18 12 (10.00%) GIAC
18 12 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
19 11 (9.17%) Penetration Testing
19 11 (9.17%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.00%) Firewall
2 12 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.67%) Network Security
4 5 (4.17%) Internet
4 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.50%) DMZ
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) AppScan
1 2 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Metasploit
General
1 48 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Banking
3 11 (9.17%) Legal
4 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 3 (2.50%) Law
5 3 (2.50%) Publishing
5 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 18 (15.00%) Analyst
2 18 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 16 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 15 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
5 12 (10.00%) Security Officer
6 11 (9.17%) Head of Security
6 11 (9.17%) Security Manager
7 10 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
8 8 (6.67%) Consultant
8 8 (6.67%) Information Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (5.83%) IT Director
9 7 (5.83%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.00%) Head of IT
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Information Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) OLE
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) Fintech
7 1 (0.83%) FMCG
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Linux
1 13 (10.83%) Windows
2 10 (8.33%) Unix
3 8 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (79.17%) Information Security
2 54 (45.00%) Risk Management
3 47 (39.17%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 17 (14.17%) Threat Intelligence
6 16 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 16 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (11.67%) SIEM
9 13 (10.83%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 13 (10.83%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (10.83%) ITIL
9 13 (10.83%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (9.17%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
11 10 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.50%) Cryptography
13 8 (6.67%) IT Audit
13 8 (6.67%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.50%) C
2 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.67%) Perl
2 2 (1.67%) Python
2 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (92.50%) CISSP
2 104 (86.67%) CISM
3 44 (36.67%) CRISC
4 19 (15.83%) Degree
5 12 (10.00%) GIAC
6 11 (9.17%) CEH
7 9 (7.50%) CGEIT
8 8 (6.67%) MCSE
8 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.83%) SANS
10 5 (4.17%) SSCP
11 2 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.67%) CLAS
11 2 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
12 1 (0.83%) CCSP
12 1 (0.83%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 1 (0.83%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.83%) OSCP
12 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (19.17%) GDPR
3 11 (9.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (8.33%) PCI DSS
5 9 (7.50%) COBIT
6 6 (5.00%) ISO 9001
7 5 (4.17%) ISO 22301
8 3 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (1.67%) QA
9 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.67%) SLA
10 1 (0.83%) FINRA
10 1 (0.83%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.83%) MiFID
10 1 (0.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Nessus
2 2 (1.67%) HP Fortify
2 2 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.83%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) Cisco
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (1.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.67%) IBM
4 2 (1.67%) McAfee
4 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.67%) Splunk
5 1 (0.83%) Apple
5 1 (0.83%) Rapid7
5 1 (0.83%) Sophos