Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Auditor was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Auditor
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1092 1128 1134
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 74 75 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.042% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.043% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 96
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +19.57%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,950 £35,875
90th Percentile £76,000 £71,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +19.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Auditor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Auditor in England

Auditor
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Auditor in England.

Salary trend for Auditor in England

Auditor
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Auditor in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Auditor in England

Auditor
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Auditor within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +27 54 £65,000 +8.33% 3
South East +27 7 £42,500 -12.82% 3
Midlands +25 6 £43,750 +45.83%
West Midlands +18 5 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +4 4 £61,500 +69.95%
Yorkshire +29 3 £34,000 -15.00% 2
North of England +2 3 £34,000 -15.00% 2
East Midlands +30 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Auditor
UK

Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Auditor job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Auditor in the job title.

1 46 (62.16%) IT Audit
2 36 (48.65%) Internal Audit
3 35 (47.30%) Finance
4 33 (44.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (39.19%) CISA
6 26 (35.14%) Risk Management
7 18 (24.32%) Information Security
7 18 (24.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (21.62%) ISO 9001
8 16 (21.62%) Banking
8 16 (21.62%) Degree
8 16 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (20.27%) ITIL
10 13 (17.57%) Unix
10 13 (17.57%) Windows
10 13 (17.57%) Service Management
10 13 (17.57%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (16.22%) CISSP
11 12 (16.22%) CISM
12 9 (12.16%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
13 8 (10.81%) PRINCE
14 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (9.46%) Change Control
15 6 (8.11%) CRISC
15 6 (8.11%) Hedge funds
15 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
15 6 (8.11%) Presales
15 6 (8.11%) COBIT
15 6 (8.11%) Mathematics

Auditor Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (4.05%) Maya
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Power BI
2 2 (2.70%) QlikView
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 6 (8.11%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Front Office
6 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.11%) Hedge funds
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) Equities
4 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.70%) FMCG
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Derivative
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
5 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Unix
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (62.16%) IT Audit
2 36 (48.65%) Internal Audit
3 26 (35.14%) Risk Management
4 18 (24.32%) Information Security
5 16 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (20.27%) ITIL
7 13 (17.57%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (17.57%) Service Management
8 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
9 8 (10.81%) PRINCE
10 7 (9.46%) Change Control
10 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
11 6 (8.11%) Mathematics
11 6 (8.11%) Presales
12 5 (6.76%) Analytics
12 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.76%) Data Analytics
13 4 (5.41%) Business Development
13 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Java
2 2 (2.70%) Python
2 2 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (39.19%) CISA
2 16 (21.62%) Degree
3 12 (16.22%) CISM
3 12 (16.22%) CISSP
4 9 (12.16%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 6 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (8.11%) CRISC
6 5 (6.76%) ACCA
7 3 (4.05%) CIMA
7 3 (4.05%) IRCA
7 3 (4.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.35%) HNC
9 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (44.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (24.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (21.62%) ISO 9001
4 6 (8.11%) COBIT
5 3 (4.05%) GDPR
5 3 (4.05%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (2.70%) COSO
6 2 (2.70%) NIST 800
6 2 (2.70%) QA
7 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.35%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.35%) ISO 9000
7 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Tableau
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) CA
3 2 (2.70%) SAP