The median annual salary for an Auditor was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 841 878
Rank change year-on-year +23 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 48 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.076% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.078% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 56
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% -12.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year -13.51% -8.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Auditor in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +34 25 £62,500 +13.63% 4
West Midlands +6 6 £63,125 +40.27%
East of England -10 5 £43,000 -3.02% 1
South East +43 4 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire -10 4 £40,000 -16.66%
North West -38 4 £38,000 -7.87%
Auditor
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (60.19%) IT Audit
2 55 (53.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (39.81%) Finance
3 41 (39.81%) Information Security
4 40 (38.83%) CISA
5 30 (29.13%) Internal Audit
6 25 (24.27%) PCI DSS
7 24 (23.30%) Cybersecurity
7 24 (23.30%) CISSP
7 24 (23.30%) Risk Management
8 22 (21.36%) Banking
8 22 (21.36%) ITIL
9 20 (19.42%) ISO 9001
10 18 (17.48%) CRISC
10 18 (17.48%) CISM
10 18 (17.48%) Data Protection
11 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (13.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 14 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (11.65%) Service Management
15 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
15 11 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (9.71%) Degree
16 10 (9.71%) Security Management
16 10 (9.71%) Information Security Management
17 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
18 8 (7.77%) Customer Requirements

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) GIS
General
1 41 (39.81%) Finance
2 22 (21.36%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) International Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.88%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.97%) Derivative
5 1 (0.97%) Equities
5 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.19%) IT Audit
2 41 (39.81%) Information Security
3 30 (29.13%) Internal Audit
4 24 (23.30%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (23.30%) Risk Management
5 22 (21.36%) ITIL
6 18 (17.48%) Data Protection
7 15 (14.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (13.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (11.65%) Service Management
10 10 (9.71%) Information Security Management
10 10 (9.71%) Security Management
11 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
11 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (7.77%) Customer Requirements
12 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.77%) Information Assurance
12 8 (7.77%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (6.80%) IT Governance
14 6 (5.83%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 40 (38.83%) CISA
2 24 (23.30%) CISSP
3 18 (17.48%) CISM
3 18 (17.48%) CRISC
4 10 (9.71%) Degree
5 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) ACCA
6 4 (3.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (2.91%) QiCA
8 2 (1.94%) CIMA
8 2 (1.94%) GIAC
8 2 (1.94%) SANS
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.97%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (53.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (24.27%) PCI DSS
3 20 (19.42%) ISO 9001
4 14 (13.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (5.83%) ISO 22301
7 5 (4.85%) COBIT
8 3 (2.91%) GDPR
8 3 (2.91%) PMO
9 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
9 2 (1.94%) MiFID
9 2 (1.94%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.97%) COSO
10 1 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.97%) EMIR
10 1 (0.97%) FATCA
10 1 (0.97%) IFRS
10 1 (0.97%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.97%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Computacenter
3 2 (1.94%) Apple
4 1 (0.97%) CA
4 1 (0.97%) Wallstreet Suite
City, London
HFG
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
First Person
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago