Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 403 312 468
Rank change year-on-year -91 +156 +109
Permanent jobs citing CISA 540 785 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.72% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 4.29% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 438 669 430
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £48,224 £42,500 £43,860
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 16842 18300 22763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.42% 24.07% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12580 15190 18572
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80% +7.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -20 86 £62,500 -7.41% 6
East London +31 48 £77,500 +10.71% 1
West London -11 15 £55,000 -19.12% 1
South London +10 9 £67,500 +22.73% 1
North London +9 5 £56,500 -22.07%
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 473 (87.59%) CISSP
2 411 (76.11%) CISM
3 399 (73.89%) Information Security
4 266 (49.26%) Finance
5 173 (32.04%) SIEM
6 153 (28.33%) Degree
7 147 (27.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 141 (26.11%) Risk Management
9 132 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
10 128 (23.70%) Data Protection
10 128 (23.70%) Firewall
11 96 (17.78%) Management Information System
11 96 (17.78%) PCI DSS
11 96 (17.78%) Security Operations
12 94 (17.41%) Security Architecture
13 93 (17.22%) CEH
14 92 (17.04%) Banking
14 92 (17.04%) GDPR
15 80 (14.81%) GIAC
16 76 (14.07%) Vulnerability Management
17 72 (13.33%) CRISC
18 70 (12.96%) Computer Science
19 64 (11.85%) Internal Audit
20 63 (11.67%) Incident Management
21 60 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
21 60 (11.11%) Microsoft
22 57 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
23 56 (10.37%) IT Audit
24 55 (10.19%) Nessus
25 54 (10.00%) Project 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 30 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) Maya
Business Applications
1 19 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.37%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (0.37%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.19%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.07%) Office 365
3 19 (3.52%) OneDrive
4 10 (1.85%) SaaS
5 5 (0.93%) IaaS
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.56%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 128 (23.70%) Firewall
2 49 (9.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 37 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 32 (5.93%) Internet
5 24 (4.44%) Network Security
5 24 (4.44%) VoIP
6 6 (1.11%) Wireless
7 4 (0.74%) SSL
8 3 (0.56%) Intranet
9 2 (0.37%) DKIM
9 2 (0.37%) DMARC
9 2 (0.37%) HTTP
9 2 (0.37%) LAN
9 2 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.37%) SSH
9 2 (0.37%) Value-Added Service
9 2 (0.37%) WAN
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (0.19%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.56%) Power BI
2 1 (0.19%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.19%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (2.59%) Metasploit
2 8 (1.48%) Burp Suite
3 3 (0.56%) AppScan
3 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.56%) Paros
General
1 266 (49.26%) Finance
2 92 (17.04%) Banking
3 39 (7.22%) Legal
4 19 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.96%) Law
6 11 (2.04%) Electronics
6 11 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.04%) Marketing
7 8 (1.48%) Retail
8 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.56%) Advertising
9 3 (0.56%) Automotive
9 3 (0.56%) Local Government
9 3 (0.56%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (17.96%) Security Manager
2 89 (16.48%) Analyst
3 76 (14.07%) Consultant
4 71 (13.15%) Security Analyst
5 64 (11.85%) Security Consultant
6 54 (10.00%) Information Manager
7 53 (9.81%) Information Analyst
7 53 (9.81%) Information Security Analyst
8 47 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
9 44 (8.15%) IT Manager
10 41 (7.59%) Risk Manager
11 39 (7.22%) Head of Security
12 32 (5.93%) Senior Manager
13 29 (5.37%) Security Specialist
14 28 (5.19%) Security Officer
15 27 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
16 25 (4.63%) Security Engineer
17 24 (4.44%) Audit Manager
18 23 (4.26%) Head of Information Security
18 23 (4.26%) IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.56%) SailPoint
2 3 (0.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.19%) CSS
3 1 (0.19%) Java EE
3 1 (0.19%) Middleware
3 1 (0.19%) OAuth
3 1 (0.19%) OpenID
3 1 (0.19%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 70 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 36 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 35 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 10 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (1.30%) CESG
7 7 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.30%) PKI
8 6 (1.11%) Clustering
9 5 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (0.93%) FMCG
10 4 (0.74%) Fintech
10 4 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.85%) Linux
2 30 (5.56%) Windows
3 14 (2.59%) Kali Linux
3 14 (2.59%) Unix
4 7 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.56%) Android
5 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (73.89%) Information Security
2 173 (32.04%) SIEM
3 141 (26.11%) Risk Management
4 132 (24.44%) Cybersecurity
5 128 (23.70%) Data Protection
6 96 (17.78%) Security Operations
7 94 (17.41%) Security Architecture
8 76 (14.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 64 (11.85%) Internal Audit
10 63 (11.67%) Incident Management
11 60 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 57 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
13 56 (10.37%) IT Audit
14 54 (10.00%) Project Management
14 54 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 53 (9.81%) Change Management
16 50 (9.26%) Security Management
17 46 (8.52%) Data Loss Prevention
17 46 (8.52%) ITIL
17 46 (8.52%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.93%) Python
2 28 (5.19%) C#
3 27 (5.00%) Perl
4 21 (3.89%) Bourne shell
4 21 (3.89%) Korn
4 21 (3.89%) Ruby
5 20 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 19 (3.52%) PowerShell
7 15 (2.78%) C
8 13 (2.41%) Java
9 8 (1.48%) SQL
10 6 (1.11%) C++
11 2 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 473 (87.59%) CISSP
2 411 (76.11%) CISM
3 153 (28.33%) Degree
4 93 (17.22%) CEH
5 80 (14.81%) GIAC
6 72 (13.33%) CRISC
7 38 (7.04%) Master's Degree
8 34 (6.30%) SANS
9 33 (6.11%) GSEC
10 32 (5.93%) GISF
11 24 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (3.70%) CCNA
12 20 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (3.33%) SSCP
14 15 (2.78%) ISEB
15 14 (2.59%) CREST Certified
16 12 (2.22%) CISMP
17 11 (2.04%) OSCP
18 10 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
18 10 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (27.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 96 (17.78%) PCI DSS
3 92 (17.04%) GDPR
4 44 (8.15%) COBIT
5 26 (4.81%) Cyber Essentials
6 19 (3.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (1.67%) ISO 22301
9 6 (1.11%) COSO
9 6 (1.11%) ISO 9001
9 6 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 5 (0.93%) ISO 31000
11 4 (0.74%) BS7799
11 4 (0.74%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.56%) BS25999
12 3 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 2 (0.37%) PSD2
13 2 (0.37%) QA
13 2 (0.37%) SSAE 16
14 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) Snort
2 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (10.19%) Nessus
2 39 (7.22%) McAfee ePO
3 38 (7.04%) SCCM
4 24 (4.44%) Core Impact
4 24 (4.44%) OpenVAS
5 17 (3.15%) QRadar
6 16 (2.96%) Nexpose
6 16 (2.96%) PowerBroker
6 16 (2.96%) RSA Security Analytics
6 16 (2.96%) WSUS
7 11 (2.04%) FTK
8 3 (0.56%) Ansible
8 3 (0.56%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.56%) Nmap
8 3 (0.56%) Puppet
8 3 (0.56%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.37%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 60 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.07%) Symantec
3 48 (8.89%) McAfee
4 46 (8.52%) CyberArk
4 46 (8.52%) Splunk
5 41 (7.59%) Palo Alto
6 30 (5.56%) Aveksa
7 28 (5.19%) Qualys
8 22 (4.07%) SolarWinds
9 20 (3.70%) SAP
10 19 (3.52%) LogRhythm
11 18 (3.33%) Varonis
12 16 (2.96%) AlienVault
12 16 (2.96%) ArcSight
12 16 (2.96%) Bomgar
13 12 (2.22%) Cisco
14 11 (2.04%) Forcepoint
15 8 (1.48%) Acunetix
15 8 (1.48%) CA
16 7 (1.30%) Oracle