Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 437 459 606
Rank change year-on-year +22 +147 +24
Permanent jobs citing CISA 1137 1266 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 2.48% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1013 653
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,750 £84,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41076 51117 57184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.52% 26.89% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32002 41666 45506
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,912 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.07% +4.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in England

CISA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CISA in England

CISA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in England

CISA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +41 641 £67,500 +3.85% 34
North of England +21 190 £52,500 - 9
South East -16 123 £60,000 - 4
North West +41 116 £55,000 - 7
East of England +53 88 £47,500 -17.39% 7
Midlands -53 74 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire +2 67 £47,500 -6.86% 2
West Midlands -43 59 £55,000 -
South West -18 18 £60,000 +26.32% 6
East Midlands -12 15 £55,000 - 2
North East +18 7 £52,500 +31.25%
South Coast - 2 £95,000 -
CISA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for CISA.

1 962 (84.61%) CISSP
2 860 (75.64%) CISM
3 809 (71.15%) Information Security
4 470 (41.34%) Finance
5 437 (38.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 370 (32.54%) Risk Management
7 309 (27.18%) Degree
8 267 (23.48%) Cybersecurity
9 239 (21.02%) Management Information System
10 224 (19.70%) Data Protection
11 202 (17.77%) ITIL
12 195 (17.15%) SIEM
13 190 (16.71%) CRISC
14 187 (16.45%) Firewall
14 187 (16.45%) PCI DSS
15 183 (16.09%) IT Audit
16 148 (13.02%) Security Architecture
17 147 (12.93%) Banking
18 145 (12.75%) Security Management
19 143 (12.58%) Internal Audit
20 127 (11.17%) Linux
21 126 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
22 125 (10.99%) Security Operations
23 123 (10.82%) CEH
24 115 (10.11%) Project Management
25 114 (10.03%) Windows
26 107 (9.41%) GIAC
27 105 (9.23%) COBIT
28 101 (8.88%) Risk Assessment
28 101 (8.88%) Oracle

CISA
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 16 (1.41%) IIS
2 6 (0.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.18%) Apache
3 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.088%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.088%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.35%) Maya
6 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (3.43%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.88%) Sentinel
3 7 (0.62%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.35%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.35%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.088%) assyst
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.088%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.76%) Office 365
3 17 (1.50%) SaaS
4 14 (1.23%) IaaS
5 11 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.35%) PaaS
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.18%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.18%) G Suite
9 1 (0.088%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 187 (16.45%) Firewall
2 64 (5.63%) Network Security
3 49 (4.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (3.52%) Internet
4 40 (3.52%) TCP/IP
5 26 (2.29%) Wireless
6 15 (1.32%) LAN
6 15 (1.32%) WAN
7 14 (1.23%) Cisco ISE
8 13 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.88%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (0.88%) NetScreen
10 9 (0.79%) SSL
10 9 (0.79%) Wireless Security
11 8 (0.70%) Value-Added Service
11 8 (0.70%) VoIP
11 8 (0.70%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.62%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.53%) HTTP
14 4 (0.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.06%) GIS
2 7 (0.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.26%) MySQL
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.18%) Big Data
5 1 (0.088%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.088%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.088%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.088%) Ingres
5 1 (0.088%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.088%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.088%) QlikView
5 1 (0.088%) Redis
5 1 (0.088%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (1.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.97%) Burp Suite
3 8 (0.70%) Metasploit
4 5 (0.44%) AppScan
4 5 (0.44%) Paros
5 2 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.18%) WebScarab
6 1 (0.088%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.088%) Subversion
General
1 470 (41.34%) Finance
2 147 (12.93%) Banking
3 85 (7.48%) Legal
4 63 (5.54%) Retail
5 21 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.67%) Local Government
7 14 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.23%) Law
8 10 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.88%) Publishing
9 9 (0.79%) Marketing
10 6 (0.53%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.44%) Advertising
11 5 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.35%) Military
13 3 (0.26%) Back Office
13 3 (0.26%) Billing
13 3 (0.26%) Electronics
13 3 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 225 (19.79%) Analyst
2 195 (17.15%) Security Analyst
3 187 (16.45%) Security Manager
4 152 (13.37%) Consultant
5 130 (11.43%) Security Consultant
6 127 (11.17%) Information Analyst
7 124 (10.91%) Information Security Analyst
8 112 (9.85%) IT Manager
9 90 (7.92%) Risk Manager
10 87 (7.65%) Information Security Manager
11 82 (7.21%) Information Manager
12 77 (6.77%) Security Officer
13 75 (6.60%) Audit Manager
14 73 (6.42%) IT Audit Manager
15 59 (5.19%) Security Engineer
15 59 (5.19%) Security Specialist
16 53 (4.66%) Architect
16 53 (4.66%) Senior Manager
17 52 (4.57%) Information Security Officer
17 52 (4.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (4.93%) SailPoint
2 14 (1.23%) Web Services
3 10 (0.88%) 802.1X
4 9 (0.79%) boto
5 4 (0.35%) .NET
5 4 (0.35%) OAuth
5 4 (0.35%) RESTful
6 3 (0.26%) Middleware
6 3 (0.26%) XML
7 2 (0.18%) CGI
7 2 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.088%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.088%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.088%) LAMP
8 1 (0.088%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.088%) Node.js
8 1 (0.088%) REST
8 1 (0.088%) SAML
8 1 (0.088%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 239 (21.02%) Management Information System
2 100 (8.80%) Computer Science
2 100 (8.80%) Data Protection Act
3 95 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (2.73%) CESG
5 22 (1.93%) Data Centre
6 21 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
7 20 (1.76%) Virtual Team
8 17 (1.50%) Internet of Things
9 15 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 15 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (1.32%) PKI
9 15 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
10 11 (0.97%) Clustering
10 11 (0.97%) Smart Energy
10 11 (0.97%) Smart Meter
11 10 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
12 9 (0.79%) Cyber Defence
12 9 (0.79%) Cybercrime
13 8 (0.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 127 (11.17%) Linux
2 114 (10.03%) Windows
3 27 (2.37%) Unix
4 25 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.44%) Android
5 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.26%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.18%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.18%) HPUX
9 1 (0.088%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.088%) Solaris
9 1 (0.088%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 809 (71.15%) Information Security
2 370 (32.54%) Risk Management
3 267 (23.48%) Cybersecurity
4 224 (19.70%) Data Protection
5 202 (17.77%) ITIL
6 195 (17.15%) SIEM
7 183 (16.09%) IT Audit
8 148 (13.02%) Security Architecture
9 145 (12.75%) Security Management
10 143 (12.58%) Internal Audit
11 126 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 125 (10.99%) Security Operations
13 115 (10.11%) Project Management
14 101 (8.88%) Risk Assessment
15 98 (8.62%) PRINCE2
16 87 (7.65%) Information Security Management
17 78 (6.86%) Vulnerability Management
18 75 (6.60%) ISMS
19 72 (6.33%) Incident Management
20 61 (5.36%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (2.81%) Perl
2 31 (2.73%) Python
3 28 (2.46%) C
4 23 (2.02%) Java
4 23 (2.02%) Ruby
5 18 (1.58%) SQL
6 16 (1.41%) C++
7 15 (1.32%) C#
7 15 (1.32%) PHP
8 8 (0.70%) Bourne shell
8 8 (0.70%) Korn
9 5 (0.44%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.44%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.088%) Go
10 1 (0.088%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.088%) VBA
10 1 (0.088%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 962 (84.61%) CISSP
2 860 (75.64%) CISM
3 309 (27.18%) Degree
4 190 (16.71%) CRISC
5 123 (10.82%) CEH
6 107 (9.41%) GIAC
7 96 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
8 89 (7.83%) SANS
9 63 (5.54%) Master's Degree
10 60 (5.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 52 (4.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 49 (4.31%) GSEC
13 47 (4.13%) GISF
14 46 (4.05%) CCSP
15 43 (3.78%) CompTIA Security+
15 43 (3.78%) Security+ Certification
16 40 (3.52%) CISMP
17 39 (3.43%) Security Cleared
18 37 (3.25%) CESG Certified Professional
18 37 (3.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 437 (38.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 187 (16.45%) PCI DSS
3 105 (9.23%) COBIT
4 94 (8.27%) GDPR
5 75 (6.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 52 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 50 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 32 (2.81%) ISO 22301
9 31 (2.73%) ISO 9001
10 18 (1.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 16 (1.41%) SLA
12 10 (0.88%) COSO
12 10 (0.88%) ISO 14001
12 10 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 10 (0.88%) QA
13 9 (0.79%) HIPAA
13 9 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 7 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 6 (0.53%) SSAE 16
16 5 (0.44%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 46 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.18%) vSphere
2 2 (0.18%) Xen
3 1 (0.088%) Docker
3 1 (0.088%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 69 (6.07%) Nessus
2 55 (4.84%) McAfee ePO
3 42 (3.69%) SCCM
4 29 (2.55%) PowerBroker
5 19 (1.67%) QRadar
6 18 (1.58%) Core Impact
6 18 (1.58%) Nexpose
6 18 (1.58%) OpenVAS
6 18 (1.58%) Puppet
6 18 (1.58%) RSA Security Analytics
6 18 (1.58%) WSUS
7 17 (1.50%) Ansible
8 10 (0.88%) CSIRT
8 10 (0.88%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 5 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.26%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.26%) Nmap
12 3 (0.26%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 101 (8.88%) Oracle
2 73 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 69 (6.07%) Splunk
4 60 (5.28%) CyberArk
5 58 (5.10%) McAfee
6 53 (4.66%) Palo Alto
7 49 (4.31%) Aveksa
8 48 (4.22%) Cisco
9 46 (4.05%) Symantec
10 37 (3.25%) SAP
11 34 (2.99%) CheckPoint
12 33 (2.90%) LogRhythm
13 29 (2.55%) AlienVault
13 29 (2.55%) Bomgar
13 29 (2.55%) SolarWinds
14 28 (2.46%) Qualys
15 19 (1.67%) ArcSight
16 17 (1.50%) Juniper
17 14 (1.23%) Fortinet
18 12 (1.06%) WatchGuard
Blackpool, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £47000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £95000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aviva
Salary: Circa £62,500 dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Circa £62,500 dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aviva
Salary: Circa £45,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Circa £45,000 dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30k-£35k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £63000.00 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray Ltd
Salary: Up to £75k dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Salary: Salary circa £35,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago