Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 187 196
Rank change year-on-year +58 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing CISA 72 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.86% 0.83% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.34% 3.45% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 15
Hertfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £53,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.23% -14.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £46,000
90th Percentile £82,250 £75,250 £85,000
East of England median annual salary £70,000 £53,625 £57,500
% change year-on-year +30.54% -6.74% -

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 1,135 1,074 1,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.35% 24.12% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 782 902 1,049
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,375 £65,000 £66,300
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.44%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +7 38 - -
Watford -9 4 £71,250 -3.06%
Hemel Hempstead +18 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Hatfield +8 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 - -
CISA
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 72 (100.00%) CISSP
2 68 (94.44%) CISM
3 60 (83.33%) SANS
4 59 (81.94%) GIAC
5 57 (79.17%) SSCP
5 57 (79.17%) CompTIA Security+
6 56 (77.78%) CSSLP
6 56 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 42 (58.33%) Unix
7 42 (58.33%) Windows
8 39 (54.17%) SIEM
9 38 (52.78%) Identity Access Management
9 38 (52.78%) Microsoft
9 38 (52.78%) Symantec
9 38 (52.78%) Sophos
10 34 (47.22%) Security Operations
11 33 (45.83%) Security Operations Centre
11 33 (45.83%) Performance Monitoring
11 33 (45.83%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 33 (45.83%) Security Architecture
12 30 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (31.94%) Retail
14 21 (29.17%) Use Case
14 21 (29.17%) Due Diligence
14 21 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 17 (23.61%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (22.22%) Linux
17 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (18.06%) 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 12 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Mimecast
2 8 (11.11%) Office 365
3 4 (5.56%) SaaS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) DKIM
1 8 (11.11%) DMARC
2 1 (1.39%) DMZ
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) VLAN
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (31.94%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Legal
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (48.61%) Security Manager
2 28 (38.89%) Engineering Manager
2 28 (38.89%) Security Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Supplier Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Consultant
6 2 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (2.78%) IT Manager
6 2 (2.78%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Security Consultant
7 1 (1.39%) Auditor
7 1 (1.39%) CISSP Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Head of Compliance
7 1 (1.39%) Head of Security
7 1 (1.39%) Security Penetration Tester
7 1 (1.39%) Security Tester
7 1 (1.39%) Senior Auditor
7 1 (1.39%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.83%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (11.11%) PKI
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Cyber-Physical System
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Unix
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Linux
3 12 (16.67%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 39 (54.17%) SIEM
3 38 (52.78%) Identity Access Management
4 34 (47.22%) Security Operations
5 33 (45.83%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 33 (45.83%) Performance Monitoring
5 33 (45.83%) Security Architecture
6 30 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
7 21 (29.17%) Due Diligence
7 21 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 21 (29.17%) Use Case
8 17 (23.61%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (18.06%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (16.67%) DevOps
10 12 (16.67%) Information Security
10 12 (16.67%) Open Source
10 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (16.67%) Secure Coding
10 12 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) Go
1 12 (16.67%) Perl
1 12 (16.67%) PHP
1 12 (16.67%) Python
1 12 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) CISSP
2 68 (94.44%) CISM
3 60 (83.33%) SANS
4 59 (81.94%) GIAC
5 57 (79.17%) CompTIA Security+
5 57 (79.17%) SSCP
6 56 (77.78%) CSSLP
7 13 (18.06%) CEH
8 5 (6.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (2.78%) Degree
9 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.39%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.56%) GDPR
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 22301
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) RMADS
4 1 (1.39%) COBIT
4 1 (1.39%) GPG13
4 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Nessus
1 12 (16.67%) Nmap
2 1 (1.39%) CASB
2 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (52.78%) Microsoft
1 38 (52.78%) Sophos
1 38 (52.78%) Symantec
2 12 (16.67%) Netsparker
2 12 (16.67%) Qualys
3 9 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 5 (6.94%) Splunk
5 4 (5.56%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.39%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix
6 1 (1.39%) Juniper
6 1 (1.39%) McAfee