Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 228 299
Rank change year-on-year +2 +71 +41
Permanent jobs citing CISA 124 102 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.12% 1.00% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 4.03% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 114 96 85
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +44.44% -30.77%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £111,250 £95,000 £91,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +36.84% -29.63%

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 2,543 2,532 3,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.89% 24.90% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,238 2,270 2,956
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in the City of London

CISA
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £50,000 -
CISA
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 115 (92.74%) CISSP
2 108 (87.10%) CISM
3 100 (80.65%) Information Security
4 60 (48.39%) Finance
5 45 (36.29%) Cybersecurity
6 43 (34.68%) Risk Management
7 41 (33.06%) Firewall
8 35 (28.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 34 (27.42%) GDPR
10 32 (25.81%) CRISC
11 24 (19.35%) Degree
12 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
12 22 (17.74%) Data Protection
13 20 (16.13%) SIEM
13 20 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
14 19 (15.32%) Threat Intelligence
14 19 (15.32%) Incident Management
15 18 (14.52%) Legal
16 16 (12.90%) Linux
16 16 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
16 16 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (12.90%) Cyber Essentials
17 15 (12.10%) Active Directory
17 15 (12.10%) Vulnerability Management
17 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (12.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
18 14 (11.29%) PCI DSS
18 14 (11.29%) Banking
19 13 (10.48%) Windows
20 12 (9.68%) ITIL

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 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.06%) Firewall
2 16 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.45%) Network Security
4 5 (4.03%) Internet
5 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.42%) DMZ
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) AppScan
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
1 2 (1.61%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.81%) Metasploit
General
1 60 (48.39%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Legal
3 14 (11.29%) Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Law
5 3 (2.42%) Publishing
6 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (17.74%) Security Manager
2 21 (16.94%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Security Analyst
4 19 (15.32%) Risk Manager
5 17 (13.71%) Security Officer
6 14 (11.29%) IT Security Officer
7 12 (9.68%) Head of Security
8 10 (8.06%) Cybersecurity Manager
8 10 (8.06%) Information Manager
8 10 (8.06%) IT Manager
9 9 (7.26%) Information Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Information Security Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Information Security Manager
10 8 (6.45%) IT Risk Manager
11 7 (5.65%) Head of IT
12 6 (4.84%) CISSP Manager
12 6 (4.84%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) Security Risk Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) Technology Risk Manager
13 5 (4.03%) Threat Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (4.84%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.84%) Fintech
5 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.81%) FMCG
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Windows
3 11 (8.87%) Unix
4 7 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.81%) VMS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (80.65%) Information Security
2 45 (36.29%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (34.68%) Risk Management
4 22 (17.74%) Data Protection
5 20 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
5 20 (16.13%) SIEM
6 19 (15.32%) Incident Management
6 19 (15.32%) Threat Intelligence
7 16 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (12.10%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 15 (12.10%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (9.68%) Cryptography
9 12 (9.68%) Data Loss Prevention
9 12 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (9.68%) IT Audit
9 12 (9.68%) ITIL
9 12 (9.68%) Privileged Access Management
9 12 (9.68%) Security Operations
9 12 (9.68%) Threat Detection
10 11 (8.87%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.42%) Bash Shell
1 3 (2.42%) C
1 3 (2.42%) Perl
1 3 (2.42%) Python
2 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (92.74%) CISSP
2 108 (87.10%) CISM
3 32 (25.81%) CRISC
4 24 (19.35%) Degree
5 12 (9.68%) CEH
6 11 (8.87%) MCSE
6 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (8.06%) GIAC
8 6 (4.84%) SANS
9 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (3.23%) QiCA
11 3 (2.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (2.42%) CCSP
11 3 (2.42%) CGEIT
11 3 (2.42%) SSCP
12 2 (1.61%) CCNP
12 2 (1.61%) CLAS
12 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (1.61%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (28.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (27.42%) GDPR
3 16 (12.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (11.29%) PCI DSS
5 10 (8.06%) ISO 22301
6 8 (6.45%) ISO 9001
7 5 (4.03%) MiFID
8 4 (3.23%) COBIT
8 4 (3.23%) QA
9 3 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (1.61%) SLA
11 1 (0.81%) FINRA
11 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (12.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Nessus
2 3 (2.42%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.61%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Cisco
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
3 2 (1.61%) IBM
3 2 (1.61%) McAfee
3 2 (1.61%) Splunk
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle
4 1 (0.81%) Rapid7
4 1 (0.81%) Sophos