Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 429 345 335
Rank change year-on-year -84 -10 +103
Permanent jobs citing CISA 355 663 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 4.15% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 296 526 563
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £103,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.17% +0.80% +4.17%

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 12,308 15,987 16,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.18% 23.06% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9,018 12,110 12,927
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CISA in London

CISA
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CISA in London

CISA
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 -27 82 £67,500 -11.48%
South London -12 9 £70,000 -12.50%
West London +24 7 £82,500 +13.79%
East London +13 2 £100,000 +37.93%
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 280 (78.87%) CISSP
2 248 (69.86%) CISM
3 245 (69.01%) Information Security
4 170 (47.89%) Cybersecurity
5 162 (45.63%) Finance
6 132 (37.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 110 (30.99%) Risk Management
8 99 (27.89%) Degree
9 87 (24.51%) CRISC
10 79 (22.25%) Banking
11 78 (21.97%) Penetration Testing
12 74 (20.85%) SIEM
12 74 (20.85%) Internal Audit
13 60 (16.90%) Management Information System
14 58 (16.34%) Identity Access Management
15 57 (16.06%) Security Architecture
16 56 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (15.49%) IT Audit
17 55 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 55 (15.49%) Project Management
18 52 (14.65%) CEH
19 48 (13.52%) GIAC
19 48 (13.52%) Vulnerability Management
20 47 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
21 46 (12.96%) PCI DSS
22 43 (12.11%) Cisco Certification
23 41 (11.55%) Business Continuity
24 40 (11.27%) Splunk
25 38 (10.70%) GDPR
25 38 (10.70%) SANS

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 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.85%) SAS
3 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (2.54%) Power Platform
4 7 (1.97%) Office 365
4 7 (1.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.14%) Firewall
2 26 (7.32%) IPsec
3 22 (6.20%) BGP
3 22 (6.20%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (6.20%) EIGRP
4 20 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.79%) DNS
6 14 (3.94%) Network Security
7 12 (3.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (2.54%) Internet
9 8 (2.25%) VPN
10 5 (1.41%) LAN
10 5 (1.41%) NAS
10 5 (1.41%) SAN
10 5 (1.41%) WAN
11 4 (1.13%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (1.13%) HTTP
11 4 (1.13%) SSL
12 1 (0.28%) DMZ
12 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.54%) Power BI
2 7 (1.97%) Big Data
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.56%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 162 (45.63%) Finance
2 79 (22.25%) Banking
3 28 (7.89%) Legal
4 20 (5.63%) Financial Institution
5 15 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.10%) Retail
7 8 (2.25%) Law
8 4 (1.13%) Billing
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.85%) Marketing
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (19.15%) Analyst
2 58 (16.34%) Security Manager
3 42 (11.83%) Security Analyst
4 41 (11.55%) Auditor
5 36 (10.14%) IT Auditor
6 34 (9.58%) Architect
6 34 (9.58%) Security Architect
7 32 (9.01%) Head of Security
8 31 (8.73%) Consultant
8 31 (8.73%) Head of Information
8 31 (8.73%) Head of Information Security
8 31 (8.73%) Information Security Manager
9 27 (7.61%) Information Manager
10 26 (7.32%) IT Analyst
11 25 (7.04%) Security Consultant
12 22 (6.20%) Head of Finance
12 22 (6.20%) Information Analyst
12 22 (6.20%) Information Security Analyst
12 22 (6.20%) Senior Auditor
13 21 (5.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.89%) SailPoint
2 3 (0.85%) LDAP
3 2 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
4 1 (0.28%) OAuth
4 1 (0.28%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.90%) Management Information System
2 56 (15.77%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.48%) Cyberthreat
4 20 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (4.23%) Cyberattack
6 9 (2.54%) Social Media
7 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.97%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.41%) Blog
9 5 (1.41%) Clustering
9 5 (1.41%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (1.41%) Life Science
10 4 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.13%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.13%) Fintech
10 4 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.13%) PKI
11 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.30%) Linux
2 29 (8.17%) Windows
3 10 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.54%) Unix
5 4 (1.13%) Android
5 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (69.01%) Information Security
2 170 (47.89%) Cybersecurity
3 110 (30.99%) Risk Management
4 78 (21.97%) Penetration Testing
5 74 (20.85%) Internal Audit
5 74 (20.85%) SIEM
6 58 (16.34%) Identity Access Management
7 57 (16.06%) Security Architecture
8 55 (15.49%) IT Audit
8 55 (15.49%) Project Management
8 55 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (13.52%) Vulnerability Management
10 47 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (11.55%) Business Continuity
12 37 (10.42%) Security Monitoring
13 34 (9.58%) Change Management
14 32 (9.01%) Analytics
15 30 (8.45%) Data Protection
15 30 (8.45%) Risk Assessment
16 29 (8.17%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.32%) Python
2 21 (5.92%) C
3 19 (5.35%) SQL
4 11 (3.10%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.82%) Perl
6 7 (1.97%) Java
7 6 (1.69%) Ruby
8 5 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.41%) Bourne shell
8 5 (1.41%) C++
8 5 (1.41%) Go
8 5 (1.41%) Korn
9 3 (0.85%) VBA
10 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.28%) Lua
Qualifications
1 280 (78.87%) CISSP
2 248 (69.86%) CISM
3 99 (27.89%) Degree
4 87 (24.51%) CRISC
5 52 (14.65%) CEH
6 48 (13.52%) GIAC
7 43 (12.11%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (10.70%) SANS
9 34 (9.58%) CCNA
10 27 (7.61%) GISF
11 25 (7.04%) CCNP
12 22 (6.20%) CCIE
13 18 (5.07%) CGEIT
14 15 (4.23%) CISMP
15 14 (3.94%) ISSMP
16 13 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
17 12 (3.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
17 12 (3.38%) PMI Certification
17 12 (3.38%) PMP
18 10 (2.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (37.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (12.96%) PCI DSS
3 38 (10.70%) GDPR
4 34 (9.58%) COBIT
5 23 (6.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (5.35%) QA
7 14 (3.94%) Cyber Essentials
8 12 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (2.82%) ISAE 3402
10 7 (1.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 7 (1.97%) MiFID
11 5 (1.41%) ISO 22301
12 4 (1.13%) FINRA
12 4 (1.13%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.85%) Basel II
13 3 (0.85%) ISO 31000
13 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 3 (0.85%) SLA
14 1 (0.28%) NIST 800
14 1 (0.28%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
1 33 (9.30%) Nessus
2 23 (6.48%) SCCM
3 6 (1.69%) Terraform
4 5 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.85%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 3 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.28%) Ansible
6 1 (0.28%) CASB
6 1 (0.28%) Nagios
6 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 40 (11.27%) Splunk
2 33 (9.30%) McAfee
3 30 (8.45%) Cisco
4 28 (7.89%) Aveksa
4 28 (7.89%) Symantec
5 24 (6.76%) Blue Coat
6 23 (6.48%) LogRhythm
6 23 (6.48%) Palo Alto
7 22 (6.20%) CheckPoint
7 22 (6.20%) FireEye
7 22 (6.20%) Juniper
8 19 (5.35%) Microsoft
9 15 (4.23%) Qualys
10 11 (3.10%) CyberArk
10 11 (3.10%) Google
11 8 (2.25%) SAP
12 6 (1.69%) Oracle
13 5 (1.41%) Darktrace
14 4 (1.13%) Alteryx
14 4 (1.13%) CA