Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 400 379 364
Rank change year-on-year -21 -15 +161
Permanent jobs citing CISA 496 617 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.73% 0.82% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 3.61% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 359 509 603
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £37,021
90th Percentile £104,000 £105,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.77% +1.20% +8.70%

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 15,441 17,072 19,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.57% 22.79% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11,451 12,677 16,012
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 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
Central London +12 120 £82,500 +31.47% 19
South London +11 20 £78,750 +21.15% 3
West London +16 10 £70,000 +27.27% 7
East London -43 5 £46,250 -40.32% 2
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 453 (91.33%) CISSP
2 385 (77.62%) CISM
3 373 (75.20%) Information Security
4 228 (45.97%) Cybersecurity
5 187 (37.70%) Finance
6 184 (37.10%) Risk Management
7 182 (36.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 126 (25.40%) CRISC
9 118 (23.79%) GDPR
10 116 (23.39%) Degree
11 98 (19.76%) Management Information System
12 91 (18.35%) PCI DSS
13 77 (15.52%) Data Protection
14 72 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
15 69 (13.91%) COBIT
16 66 (13.31%) SIEM
17 64 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
18 63 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
18 63 (12.70%) Data Privacy
19 61 (12.30%) Firewall
20 59 (11.90%) ITIL
21 58 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
22 55 (11.09%) GIAC
22 55 (11.09%) Security Architecture
23 49 (9.88%) Legal
23 49 (9.88%) CEH
24 47 (9.48%) SANS
24 47 (9.48%) Internal Audit
25 45 (9.07%) Banking
26 42 (8.47%) Business Continuity

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 7 (1.41%) IIS
2 3 (0.60%) Confluence
3 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.02%) SAP GRC
2 8 (1.61%) SAP BPC
3 7 (1.41%) Distributed Ledger
4 6 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (1.01%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.81%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.41%) Office 365
5 5 (1.01%) SaaS
6 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Akamai
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (12.30%) Firewall
2 36 (7.26%) Network Security
3 28 (5.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (3.23%) Internet
5 15 (3.02%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.41%) SAN
7 6 (1.21%) VPN
8 5 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.81%) DKIM
9 4 (0.81%) DMARC
9 4 (0.81%) DNS
9 4 (0.81%) IPsec
9 4 (0.81%) LAN
9 4 (0.81%) SSL
9 4 (0.81%) WAN
10 3 (0.60%) DHCP
11 2 (0.40%) NAS
11 2 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.40%) SCCP
11 2 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.61%) SAP HANA
2 7 (1.41%) Blockchain
3 5 (1.01%) Big Data
3 5 (1.01%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.40%) DB2
4 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) AppScan
1 3 (0.60%) Burp Suite
1 3 (0.60%) JIRA
1 3 (0.60%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.20%) Maven
General
1 187 (37.70%) Finance
2 49 (9.88%) Legal
3 45 (9.07%) Banking
4 20 (4.03%) Retail
5 16 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.02%) Law
7 11 (2.22%) Games
8 6 (1.21%) Billing
9 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.81%) Marketing
11 3 (0.60%) Advertising
11 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 3 (0.60%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.60%) Publishing
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 90 (18.15%) Security Manager
2 80 (16.13%) Consultant
3 78 (15.73%) Analyst
4 67 (13.51%) Security Consultant
5 56 (11.29%) Security Analyst
6 52 (10.48%) Information Manager
7 49 (9.88%) Information Security Manager
8 36 (7.26%) IT Manager
8 36 (7.26%) Risk Manager
9 34 (6.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 28 (5.65%) Security Engineer
10 28 (5.65%) Security Officer
11 27 (5.44%) Architect
11 27 (5.44%) Security Architect
12 26 (5.24%) Information Analyst
12 26 (5.24%) Information Security Analyst
13 25 (5.04%) Senior Consultant
14 22 (4.44%) Information Security Officer
15 20 (4.03%) Cybersecurity Manager
16 19 (3.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.61%) SailPoint
2 5 (1.01%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.40%) Middleware
4 2 (0.40%) OLE
5 1 (0.20%) .NET
5 1 (0.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 98 (19.76%) Management Information System
2 72 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.84%) Fintech
5 15 (3.02%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (2.82%) Cyberthreat
6 14 (2.82%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.02%) FMCG
8 10 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.81%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.81%) PKI
10 6 (1.21%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.01%) Life Science
11 5 (1.01%) PMI
12 4 (0.81%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (0.81%) Cyberattack
12 4 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.06%) Windows
2 31 (6.25%) Linux
3 23 (4.64%) Unix
4 9 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.40%) HPUX
6 2 (0.40%) Solaris
6 2 (0.40%) zOS
7 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (75.20%) Information Security
2 228 (45.97%) Cybersecurity
3 184 (37.10%) Risk Management
4 77 (15.52%) Data Protection
5 66 (13.31%) SIEM
6 64 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
7 63 (12.70%) Data Privacy
7 63 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 59 (11.90%) ITIL
9 58 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (11.09%) Security Architecture
11 47 (9.48%) Internal Audit
12 42 (8.47%) Business Continuity
13 41 (8.27%) Incident Management
14 40 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (7.66%) Identity Access Management
16 37 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
16 37 (7.46%) Vulnerability Management
17 33 (6.65%) Project Management
18 32 (6.45%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.22%) C
1 11 (2.22%) SQL
2 7 (1.41%) Python
3 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.40%) C++
4 2 (0.40%) Java
4 2 (0.40%) PHP
4 2 (0.40%) Ruby
5 1 (0.20%) C#
5 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.20%) Perl
5 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 453 (91.33%) CISSP
2 385 (77.62%) CISM
3 126 (25.40%) CRISC
4 116 (23.39%) Degree
5 55 (11.09%) GIAC
6 49 (9.88%) CEH
7 47 (9.48%) SANS
8 27 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (5.24%) CGEIT
10 20 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (3.63%) SSCP
12 17 (3.43%) CISMP
13 14 (2.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 13 (2.62%) Master's Degree
15 12 (2.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 12 (2.42%) CESG Certified Professional
15 12 (2.42%) PCI QSA
16 9 (1.81%) CompTIA Security+
17 8 (1.61%) CSSLP
17 8 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (36.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 118 (23.79%) GDPR
3 91 (18.35%) PCI DSS
4 69 (13.91%) COBIT
5 30 (6.05%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (4.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 10 (2.02%) ISO 9001
7 10 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (1.81%) HIPAA
9 7 (1.41%) QA
10 6 (1.21%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (1.01%) ISO 22301
11 5 (1.01%) NIST 800
11 5 (1.01%) SSAE 16
12 4 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
12 4 (0.81%) COSO
13 3 (0.60%) SLA
14 2 (0.40%) BS7799
14 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.01%) vSphere
4 3 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (3.23%) Nessus
2 9 (1.81%) RSA Archer
2 9 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (1.41%) CASB
5 4 (0.81%) Ansible
6 3 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.60%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.40%) CSIRT
7 2 (0.40%) QRadar
8 1 (0.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.20%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.20%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.20%) Nmap
8 1 (0.20%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 28 (5.65%) Cisco
2 16 (3.23%) McAfee
2 16 (3.23%) Splunk
2 16 (3.23%) Symantec
3 15 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.42%) CyberArk
4 12 (2.42%) Qualys
5 10 (2.02%) Fortinet
5 10 (2.02%) Oracle
5 10 (2.02%) Palo Alto
5 10 (2.02%) SAP
6 9 (1.81%) Aveksa
6 9 (1.81%) Sophos
7 8 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.21%) Blue Coat
8 6 (1.21%) F5
8 6 (1.21%) LogRhythm
8 6 (1.21%) VMware
9 5 (1.01%) FireEye
9 5 (1.01%) Proofpoint