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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 2022 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 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 625 466 437
Rank change year-on-year -159 -29 +1
Permanent jobs citing CISA 253 144 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 2.28% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 161 119 192
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% -1.82% -8.33%
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £92,000 £92,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -3.85%

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 13,231 6,311 7,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.69% 18.35% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,856 4,571 5,768
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,750 £48,750 £44,468
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,860 £78,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 2022.

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 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -28 47 £65,000 - 6
West London - 10 £55,000 - 2
East London -50 9 £112,500 +125.00%
South London -52 1 - - 1
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 189 (74.70%) CISSP
2 169 (66.80%) CISM
3 167 (66.01%) Information Security
4 130 (51.38%) Finance
5 107 (42.29%) Cybersecurity
6 94 (37.15%) Risk Management
7 88 (34.78%) CRISC
8 87 (34.39%) Social Skills
8 87 (34.39%) Degree
9 82 (32.41%) Management Information System
10 81 (32.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 62 (24.51%) NIST
12 54 (21.34%) ITIL
13 51 (20.16%) Azure
14 48 (18.97%) Computer Science
15 45 (17.79%) AWS
16 44 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 43 (17.00%) COBIT
18 42 (16.60%) Internal Audit
19 40 (15.81%) IT Audit
19 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
19 40 (15.81%) GDPR
20 37 (14.62%) Analytics
21 35 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
22 32 (12.65%) Security Management
22 32 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
22 32 (12.65%) GRC
23 30 (11.86%) SOC 2
24 29 (11.46%) ITGC
25 28 (11.07%) Linux

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 4 (1.58%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.40%) Apache
2 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.40%) GemFire
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.40%) SAS
2 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.40%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 51 (20.16%) Azure
2 45 (17.79%) AWS
3 7 (2.77%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (2.37%) GCP
4 6 (2.37%) SaaS
5 3 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.19%) PaaS
6 2 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) Force.com
7 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.88%) Firewall
2 20 (7.91%) Network Security
3 8 (3.16%) Internet
4 5 (1.98%) Wireless
5 4 (1.58%) Broadband
6 2 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.19%) BigQuery
2 2 (0.79%) Metadata
2 2 (0.79%) Tableau
3 1 (0.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (5.14%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.40%) Ant
2 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 130 (51.38%) Finance
2 87 (34.39%) Social Skills
3 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (11.07%) Banking
5 27 (10.67%) Public Sector
6 21 (8.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 21 (8.30%) Legal
7 20 (7.91%) Retail
8 15 (5.93%) Local Government
8 15 (5.93%) Presentation Skills
9 13 (5.14%) Marketing
10 6 (2.37%) Games
10 6 (2.37%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (2.37%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.98%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.19%) German Language
12 3 (1.19%) Law
13 2 (0.79%) Documentation Skills
13 2 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (18.97%) Analyst
2 25 (9.88%) IT Manager
3 22 (8.70%) Security Analyst
4 21 (8.30%) Auditor
4 21 (8.30%) Consultant
4 21 (8.30%) IT Services Manager
5 19 (7.51%) IT Auditor
5 19 (7.51%) Security Manager
6 18 (7.11%) Risk Analyst
7 16 (6.32%) Security Consultant
8 15 (5.93%) Graduate
8 15 (5.93%) Information Analyst
8 15 (5.93%) Information Security Analyst
8 15 (5.93%) Risk Manager
9 13 (5.14%) Governance Manager
9 13 (5.14%) Head of Security
10 12 (4.74%) IT Analyst
11 11 (4.35%) Information Manager
11 11 (4.35%) IT Risk Analyst
11 11 (4.35%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.98%) Web Services
2 3 (1.19%) Middleware
2 3 (1.19%) SAML
3 1 (0.40%) Ehcache
3 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.40%) J2EE
3 1 (0.40%) JPA
3 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.40%) REST
3 1 (0.40%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Spring
3 1 (0.40%) Spring Integration
3 1 (0.40%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (32.41%) Management Information System
2 22 (8.70%) Cyberthreat
3 16 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (5.14%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (4.74%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.16%) User Experience
8 6 (2.37%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.98%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.98%) SCADA
10 4 (1.58%) IoT
10 4 (1.58%) Social Media
11 3 (1.19%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.79%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.79%) CMDB
12 2 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.07%) Linux
2 25 (9.88%) Windows
3 13 (5.14%) Kali Linux
4 5 (1.98%) Android
4 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.58%) Unix
6 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (66.01%) Information Security
2 107 (42.29%) Cybersecurity
3 94 (37.15%) Risk Management
4 54 (21.34%) ITIL
5 48 (18.97%) Computer Science
6 42 (16.60%) Internal Audit
7 40 (15.81%) IT Audit
8 37 (14.62%) Analytics
9 35 (13.83%) Penetration Testing
10 32 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
10 32 (12.65%) Security Management
11 26 (10.28%) Data Protection
11 26 (10.28%) Project Management
12 25 (9.88%) Risk Analysis
12 25 (9.88%) Vulnerability Management
13 24 (9.49%) Coaching
14 23 (9.09%) Data Privacy
14 23 (9.09%) ISMS
14 23 (9.09%) SIEM
14 23 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.70%) Python
2 13 (5.14%) C
2 13 (5.14%) C#
2 13 (5.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.56%) SQL
4 1 (0.40%) Bash
4 1 (0.40%) Java
4 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) Perl
4 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 189 (74.70%) CISSP
2 169 (66.80%) CISM
3 88 (34.78%) CRISC
4 87 (34.39%) Degree
5 22 (8.70%) OSCE
6 20 (7.91%) OSCP
6 20 (7.91%) SANS
7 17 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (6.72%) ISACA
8 15 (5.93%) ACCA
8 15 (5.93%) CEH
8 15 (5.93%) ICAEW
9 14 (5.53%) CREST Certified
10 12 (4.74%) Master's Degree
11 10 (3.95%) CGEIT
11 10 (3.95%) CIMA
11 10 (3.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 10 (3.95%) MBA
12 9 (3.56%) GPEN
12 9 (3.56%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (32.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (24.51%) NIST
3 44 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 43 (17.00%) COBIT
5 40 (15.81%) GDPR
6 32 (12.65%) GRC
7 30 (11.86%) SOC 2
8 29 (11.46%) ITGC
9 26 (10.28%) COSO
10 23 (9.09%) SOC 1
11 21 (8.30%) PCI DSS
12 13 (5.14%) Cyber Essentials
13 11 (4.35%) NCSC
14 9 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 7 (2.77%) HIPAA
16 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
17 3 (1.19%) SLA
18 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
18 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 19770
18 2 (0.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (6.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.58%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.79%) CASB
5 1 (0.40%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (5.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.95%) Google
3 6 (2.37%) Facebook
4 4 (1.58%) Splunk
5 3 (1.19%) CyberArk
5 3 (1.19%) Okta
5 3 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco
6 2 (0.79%) IBM
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle
6 2 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.40%) Aveksa
7 1 (0.40%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.40%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.40%) Sun
7 1 (0.40%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.40%) Workday