Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 230 268 249
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19 -22
Permanent jobs citing CISA 77 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 0.59% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.68% 2.85% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 50 80
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £114,000 £100,000 £111,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - -18.75% +25.49%

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 1,645 2,138 2,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.96% 20.70% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,396 1,816 2,115
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 71 (92.21%) CISSP
2 57 (74.03%) CISM
3 51 (66.23%) Finance
3 51 (66.23%) Cybersecurity
4 49 (63.64%) Information Security
5 41 (53.25%) Risk Management
6 31 (40.26%) CRISC
7 27 (35.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (25.97%) ITIL
9 19 (24.68%) COBIT
10 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (22.08%) Management Information System
12 16 (20.78%) Degree
12 16 (20.78%) GDPR
13 15 (19.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 15 (19.48%) NIST
14 13 (16.88%) Security Management
14 13 (16.88%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (15.58%) PCI DSS
15 12 (15.58%) Information Security Management
15 12 (15.58%) Firewall
16 11 (14.29%) Internal Audit
16 11 (14.29%) IT Audit
16 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
17 10 (12.99%) Decision-Making
17 10 (12.99%) Legal
17 10 (12.99%) LAN
18 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 8 (10.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 7 (9.09%) Law

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 3 (3.90%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Azure
2 2 (2.60%) AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.30%) G Suite
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) LAN
3 4 (5.19%) WAN
4 3 (3.90%) Network Security
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) Wireless
5 2 (2.60%) WLAN
6 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.30%) DHCP
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) IPsec
6 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.30%) MPLS
6 1 (1.30%) SAN
6 1 (1.30%) SSL
6 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Power BI
2 1 (1.30%) GIS
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (66.23%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Legal
3 7 (9.09%) Law
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Security Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Auditor
4 10 (12.99%) Information Manager
4 10 (12.99%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (12.99%) IT Auditor
5 9 (11.69%) Information Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Security Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) IT Director
8 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS Specialist
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Auditor
8 5 (6.49%) Senior IT Auditor
9 4 (5.19%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Principal Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Principal Security Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.19%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.30%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Cybersecurity
2 49 (63.64%) Information Security
3 41 (53.25%) Risk Management
4 20 (25.97%) ITIL
5 13 (16.88%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (16.88%) Security Management
6 12 (15.58%) Information Security Management
7 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 11 (14.29%) Internal Audit
7 11 (14.29%) IT Audit
8 10 (12.99%) Decision-Making
9 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.09%) Cyber Assurance
11 6 (7.79%) Cyber Resilience
11 6 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (7.79%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Security Architecture
11 6 (7.79%) Security Operations
11 6 (7.79%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) C
2 3 (3.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (92.21%) CISSP
2 57 (74.03%) CISM
3 31 (40.26%) CRISC
4 18 (23.38%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (20.78%) Degree
6 15 (19.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (6.49%) PCI QSA
8 4 (5.19%) Master's Degree
9 3 (3.90%) ACCA
9 3 (3.90%) CGEIT
9 3 (3.90%) IISP
9 3 (3.90%) ISSAP
10 2 (2.60%) CCNA
10 2 (2.60%) CEH
10 2 (2.60%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.60%) OSCP
11 1 (1.30%) CCSE
11 1 (1.30%) GIAC
11 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (35.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (24.68%) COBIT
3 16 (20.78%) GDPR
4 15 (19.48%) NIST
5 12 (15.58%) PCI DSS
6 8 (10.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (7.79%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (6.49%) SLA
9 4 (5.19%) ISO 22301
10 2 (2.60%) COSO
10 2 (2.60%) ITGC
10 2 (2.60%) Solvency II
11 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.60%) Tableau
3 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) AlgoSec
4 1 (1.30%) F5
4 1 (1.30%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.30%) Meraki
4 1 (1.30%) Mitel
4 1 (1.30%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.30%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds