Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 163 197
Rank change year-on-year +41 +34 +19
Permanent jobs citing CISA 79 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.93% 1.05% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.72% 4.07% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 16
Hertfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -6.12% +11.36%
10th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £51,875
90th Percentile £98,750 £93,875 £81,250
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,176 1,057 1,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 28.69% 25.79% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 874 862 1,168
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Hertfordshire

CISA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for CISA in Hertfordshire

CISA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in Hertfordshire

CISA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 35 - - 1
Watford +7 4 £71,250 -3.06%
Rickmansworth -5 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead +6 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Hatfield -6 2 £52,500 -52.27%
St Albans -4 1 £52,500 +10.53%
Letchworth - 1 - -
CISA
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 79 (100.00%) CISSP
2 73 (92.41%) CISM
3 61 (77.22%) SSCP
3 61 (77.22%) GIAC
3 61 (77.22%) CompTIA Security+
4 60 (75.95%) SANS
5 59 (74.68%) CSSLP
6 56 (70.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 47 (59.49%) Unix
7 47 (59.49%) Windows
8 44 (55.70%) SIEM
9 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
9 43 (54.43%) Symantec
9 43 (54.43%) Sophos
10 36 (45.57%) Security Operations
11 35 (44.30%) Identity Access Management
11 35 (44.30%) Security Operations Centre
11 35 (44.30%) Performance Monitoring
11 35 (44.30%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 35 (44.30%) Security Architecture
12 29 (36.71%) Retail
12 29 (36.71%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (27.85%) Use Case
13 22 (27.85%) Due Diligence
13 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 15 (18.99%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (17.72%) Data Loss Prevention
16 12 (15.19%) Linux
17 11 (13.92%) Risk Management
17 11 (13.92%) CEH

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Mimecast
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) DKIM
1 9 (11.39%) DMARC
2 1 (1.27%) DMZ
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) VLAN
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (36.71%) Retail
2 7 (8.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Security Manager
2 32 (40.51%) Security Engineer
3 28 (35.44%) Engineering Manager
4 8 (10.13%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Compliance Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Risk Manager
5 5 (6.33%) Technology Risk Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Head of Security
6 4 (5.06%) Information Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Auditor
7 3 (3.80%) Head of Cybersecurity
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Auditor
8 2 (2.53%) Head of Risk Management
8 2 (2.53%) IT Manager
8 2 (2.53%) IT Security Manager
9 1 (1.27%) CISSP Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Head of Compliance
9 1 (1.27%) Security Penetration Tester
9 1 (1.27%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.39%) PKI
4 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.80%) Cyber-Physical System
6 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 47 (59.49%) Unix
1 47 (59.49%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Linux
3 10 (12.66%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 44 (55.70%) SIEM
3 36 (45.57%) Security Operations
4 35 (44.30%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 35 (44.30%) Identity Access Management
4 35 (44.30%) Performance Monitoring
4 35 (44.30%) Security Architecture
5 29 (36.71%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (27.85%) Due Diligence
6 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 22 (27.85%) Use Case
7 15 (18.99%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (17.72%) Data Loss Prevention
9 11 (13.92%) Risk Management
9 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
10 10 (12.66%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (12.66%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (11.39%) IT Audit
11 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) Go
1 9 (11.39%) Perl
1 9 (11.39%) PHP
1 9 (11.39%) Python
1 9 (11.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) CISSP
2 73 (92.41%) CISM
3 61 (77.22%) CompTIA Security+
3 61 (77.22%) GIAC
3 61 (77.22%) SSCP
4 60 (75.95%) SANS
5 59 (74.68%) CSSLP
6 11 (13.92%) CEH
7 7 (8.86%) Degree
8 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.27%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.27%) GPEN
9 1 (1.27%) OSCE
9 1 (1.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) COBIT
2 4 (5.06%) GDPR
2 4 (5.06%) ISO 22301
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) RMADS
4 1 (1.27%) GPG13
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Nessus
1 10 (12.66%) Nmap
2 6 (7.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.27%) CASB
3 1 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) Microsoft
1 43 (54.43%) Sophos
1 43 (54.43%) Symantec
2 10 (12.66%) Forcepoint
2 10 (12.66%) Netsparker
2 10 (12.66%) Qualys
3 6 (7.59%) Splunk
4 4 (5.06%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Juniper
5 1 (1.27%) McAfee