The median annual salary for an Information Security Auditor was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Information Security Auditor
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 883 946
Rank change year-on-year +36 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 10 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.028% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.029% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 2
Median salary £55,000 £46,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.56% +23.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £37,450
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year -15.55% +20.80%  

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 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
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%  

Information Security Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Auditor in England

Information Security Auditor
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Information Security Auditor in England

Information Security Auditor
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Auditor in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Auditor in England

Information Security 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 Information Security Auditor within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +21 7 £65,000 +21.49%
North West -36 3 £38,000 -5.00%
Information Security Auditor
UK

Information Security Auditor Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Information Security 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 Information Security Auditor in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (33.33%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (33.33%) Presales
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 3 (25.00%) GDPR
5 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Information Security 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:

General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Presales
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Security Auditing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISA
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR