The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for QiCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 924 934
Rank change year-on-year +76 +10  
Permanent jobs citing QiCA 11 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.041% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 4
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  

QiCA 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 19871 27024 27770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.75% 27.56% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15780 21884 21988
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

QiCA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing QiCA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for QiCA in England

QiCA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for QiCA in England

QiCA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QiCA in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for QiCA in England

QiCA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QiCA within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Yorkshire - 3 - -
North East - 3 £52,500 -
London +65 2 £67,500 +17.39%
North West -14 2 - -
South West +31 1 £72,500 +48.71%
QiCA
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 24 (100.00%) CISA
2 16 (66.67%) IT Audit
3 14 (58.33%) CISM
4 13 (54.17%) CISSP
5 11 (45.83%) Internal Audit
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 9 (37.50%) ACCA
8 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
9 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (25.00%) CIMA
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle
12 4 (16.67%) SAP
12 4 (16.67%) ERP
12 4 (16.67%) Banking
13 3 (12.50%) ISO22301
13 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (12.50%) Data Privacy
13 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
13 3 (12.50%) Local Government
13 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 3 (12.50%) COBIT
13 3 (12.50%) SAP ERP
13 3 (12.50%) BS25999
13 3 (12.50%) PgMP
13 3 (12.50%) iSeries
13 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
13 3 (12.50%) Analytics
13 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
13 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (12.50%) Information Security

QiCA
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 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Audit Manager
1 7 (29.17%) IT Audit Manager
1 7 (29.17%) IT Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Auditor
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Audit Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior IT Audit Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Head of Technology
4 2 (8.33%) Internal Audit Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Technology Risk Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Audit Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001 Auditor
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) iSeries
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 11 (45.83%) Internal Audit
3 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) CISA
2 14 (58.33%) CISM
3 13 (54.17%) CISSP
4 9 (37.50%) ACCA
5 6 (25.00%) CIMA
6 3 (12.50%) CIPFA
6 3 (12.50%) PgMP
6 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (12.50%) PMP
7 1 (4.17%) CGEIT
7 1 (4.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) BS25999
1 3 (12.50%) COBIT
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO22301
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) AlgoSec
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Tufin