Period
to 24 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 422 434 337
Rank change year-on-year +12 -97 -4
Permanent jobs citing CISA 205 358 664
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.61% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 2.87% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 184 299 560
Median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £45,250 £50,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £107,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -3.94%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,523 12,463 15,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.43% 21.23% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5,627 9,151 12,140
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CISA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in London

CISA
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISA in London.

Salary trend for CISA in London

CISA
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISA in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Salary histogram for CISA in London

CISA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2020. 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
Central London +51 77 £65,000 -3.70% 3
East London +15 2 £63,750 -36.25%
South London +4 2 £65,000 -7.14%
North London - 1 £55,000 -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 179 (87.32%) CISSP
2 164 (80.00%) CISM
3 156 (76.10%) Information Security
4 99 (48.29%) Finance
5 90 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
6 80 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 59 (28.78%) Management Information System
8 54 (26.34%) Risk Management
9 46 (22.44%) SQL
10 45 (21.95%) Security Management
10 45 (21.95%) Firewall
10 45 (21.95%) AWS
11 41 (20.00%) Python
11 41 (20.00%) GDPR
12 40 (19.51%) CyberArk
12 40 (19.51%) Azure
12 40 (19.51%) CRISC
13 38 (18.54%) Bash Shell
14 37 (18.05%) Degree
15 36 (17.56%) Linux
15 36 (17.56%) Asset Management
16 34 (16.59%) Perl
16 34 (16.59%) Sun
16 34 (16.59%) Nessus
16 34 (16.59%) SailPoint
16 34 (16.59%) Aveksa
16 34 (16.59%) Splunk
17 29 (14.15%) SIEM
17 29 (14.15%) Data Protection
17 29 (14.15%) Information Security Management

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (1.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.49%) JBoss
2 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 45 (21.95%) AWS
2 40 (19.51%) Azure
3 23 (11.22%) Office 365
4 12 (5.85%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.95%) G Suite
5 4 (1.95%) IaaS
5 4 (1.95%) PaaS
5 4 (1.95%) SaaS
6 3 (1.46%) GCP
6 3 (1.46%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 45 (21.95%) Firewall
2 13 (6.34%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (6.34%) LAN
3 12 (5.85%) DNS
4 11 (5.37%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.95%) Internet
6 3 (1.46%) Network Security
6 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.49%) IPsec
7 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.49%) RTP
7 1 (0.49%) SSL
7 1 (0.49%) VPN
7 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 99 (48.29%) Finance
2 27 (13.17%) Legal
3 25 (12.20%) Law
4 7 (3.41%) Back Office
4 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.93%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (32.68%) Analyst
2 66 (32.20%) Security Analyst
3 43 (20.98%) Information Analyst
3 43 (20.98%) Information Security Analyst
4 37 (18.05%) Security Manager
5 26 (12.68%) Information Security Manager
6 22 (10.73%) Security Officer
7 20 (9.76%) Information Manager
7 20 (9.76%) Information Security Engineer
7 20 (9.76%) Security Engineer
8 14 (6.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 14 (6.83%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (6.83%) Technical Security Analyst
9 13 (6.34%) Consultant
9 13 (6.34%) Security Specialist
10 12 (5.85%) Security Consultant
11 11 (5.37%) Information Security Officer
12 10 (4.88%) IT Manager
12 10 (4.88%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.59%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.49%) JSON
2 1 (0.49%) LDAP
2 1 (0.49%) OAuth
2 1 (0.49%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.49%) OpenID
2 1 (0.49%) TensorFlow
2 1 (0.49%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (28.78%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.90%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.41%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.95%) Cyberattack
7 4 (1.95%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.95%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.56%) Linux
2 24 (11.71%) Windows
3 13 (6.34%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (76.10%) Information Security
2 90 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
3 54 (26.34%) Risk Management
4 45 (21.95%) Security Management
5 36 (17.56%) Asset Management
6 29 (14.15%) Data Protection
6 29 (14.15%) Information Security Management
6 29 (14.15%) SIEM
7 28 (13.66%) Risk Assessment
8 22 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (10.73%) IT Audit
8 22 (10.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 21 (10.24%) Computer Science
10 20 (9.76%) Identity Access Management
11 19 (9.27%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.78%) ISMS
12 18 (8.78%) ITIL
13 17 (8.29%) Internal Audit
14 16 (7.80%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.44%) SQL
2 41 (20.00%) Python
3 38 (18.54%) Bash Shell
4 34 (16.59%) Perl
5 24 (11.71%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.95%) C
7 2 (0.98%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) C++
8 1 (0.49%) Go
8 1 (0.49%) Julia
8 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.49%) R
8 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 179 (87.32%) CISSP
2 164 (80.00%) CISM
3 40 (19.51%) CRISC
4 37 (18.05%) Degree
5 18 (8.78%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.83%) Master's Degree
7 12 (5.85%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (5.85%) DV Cleared
7 12 (5.85%) SC Cleared
8 11 (5.37%) CEH
8 11 (5.37%) OSCP
9 10 (4.88%) CLAS
10 8 (3.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 8 (3.90%) GIAC
10 8 (3.90%) IISP
10 8 (3.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 6 (2.93%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (1.95%) AWS Certification
12 4 (1.95%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (20.00%) GDPR
3 28 (13.66%) NIST
4 18 (8.78%) COBIT
5 17 (8.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (8.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (6.34%) PCI DSS
7 9 (4.39%) NCSC
8 6 (2.93%) ISO 22301
9 5 (2.44%) ITGC
10 4 (1.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (1.95%) QA
10 4 (1.95%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.98%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.98%) SLA
12 1 (0.49%) Basel III
12 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.49%) NIST 800
System Software
1 19 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 34 (16.59%) Nessus
2 8 (3.90%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (19.51%) CyberArk
2 34 (16.59%) Aveksa
2 34 (16.59%) Splunk
2 34 (16.59%) Sun
3 27 (13.17%) Qualys
4 26 (12.68%) ArcSight
5 18 (8.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (8.29%) Cisco
7 14 (6.83%) Meraki
8 13 (6.34%) Citrix
9 12 (5.85%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.90%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.93%) Carbon Black
12 4 (1.95%) Gemalto
12 4 (1.95%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.46%) Tableau
14 2 (0.98%) CA
14 2 (0.98%) Google
14 2 (0.98%) VMware
15 1 (0.49%) AlienVault