Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 443 451 418
Rank change year-on-year +8 -33 -96
Permanent jobs citing CISA 302 409 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 2.79% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 247 312 430
London median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £48,450 £50,125 £48,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £107,500
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 10,891 14,682 16,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.95% 21.93% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8,244 11,007 12,598
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +0.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -14 65 £65,000 -21.21% 11
South London +10 12 £58,180 -22.43% 1
West London +12 6 £66,250 -5.36% 2
East London +24 5 £62,500 -30.56% 1
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 260 (86.09%) CISSP
2 230 (76.16%) CISM
3 201 (66.56%) Information Security
4 174 (57.62%) Cybersecurity
5 147 (48.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 112 (37.09%) Finance
7 108 (35.76%) NIST
8 98 (32.45%) Degree
9 74 (24.50%) CRISC
10 73 (24.17%) Management Information System
11 71 (23.51%) PCI DSS
11 71 (23.51%) SIEM
11 71 (23.51%) Vulnerability Management
12 70 (23.18%) Risk Management
13 67 (22.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 55 (18.21%) Cisco Certification
14 55 (18.21%) Penetration Testing
15 47 (15.56%) Linux
16 45 (14.90%) Identity Access Management
17 44 (14.57%) GDPR
18 43 (14.24%) Firewall
19 42 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
20 41 (13.58%) McAfee
21 39 (12.91%) Risk Assessment
22 38 (12.58%) COBIT
22 38 (12.58%) Security Architecture
23 37 (12.25%) Palo Alto
24 36 (11.92%) Nessus
24 36 (11.92%) Legal
25 35 (11.59%) ITIL

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 (2.32%) IIS
2 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.94%) Azure
2 16 (5.30%) AWS
3 11 (3.64%) Office 365
4 6 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.32%) GCP
6 2 (0.66%) G Suite
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.24%) Firewall
2 17 (5.63%) Network Security
3 13 (4.30%) LAN
4 9 (2.98%) PPP
5 8 (2.65%) Internet
5 8 (2.65%) RTP
6 6 (1.99%) WAN
7 4 (1.32%) VPN
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.66%) DHCP
8 2 (0.66%) DNS
8 2 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.66%) IPsec
8 2 (0.66%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.66%) SAN
8 2 (0.66%) SSL
8 2 (0.66%) Wireless
8 2 (0.66%) WLAN
9 1 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.33%) GIS
1 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.99%) AppScan
2 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 112 (37.09%) Finance
2 36 (11.92%) Legal
3 28 (9.27%) Banking
4 14 (4.64%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.31%) Law
6 3 (0.99%) Advertising
6 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.99%) Marketing
6 3 (0.99%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (23.84%) Security Manager
2 44 (14.57%) Information Manager
2 44 (14.57%) Information Security Manager
3 36 (11.92%) Analyst
4 35 (11.59%) Head of Security
5 33 (10.93%) Security Analyst
6 32 (10.60%) Head of Information
6 32 (10.60%) Head of Information Security
7 29 (9.60%) Information Analyst
7 29 (9.60%) Information Security Analyst
8 24 (7.95%) Architect
8 24 (7.95%) Security Architect
8 24 (7.95%) Security Engineer
9 23 (7.62%) IT Manager
10 20 (6.62%) Consultant
11 19 (6.29%) Compliance Manager
11 19 (6.29%) IT Security Manager
12 18 (5.96%) Security Consultant
13 13 (4.30%) Auditor
14 12 (3.97%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.26%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.66%) OAuth
2 2 (0.66%) SAML
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (24.17%) Management Information System
2 26 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.97%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (2.65%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (2.65%) Social Media
6 7 (2.32%) Blog
6 7 (2.32%) Cyberattack
7 6 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (1.66%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.66%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.32%) Anti-Piracy
9 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.32%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.32%) Podcast
10 2 (0.66%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.56%) Linux
2 28 (9.27%) Windows
3 7 (2.32%) Unix
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (66.56%) Information Security
2 174 (57.62%) Cybersecurity
3 71 (23.51%) SIEM
3 71 (23.51%) Vulnerability Management
4 70 (23.18%) Risk Management
5 67 (22.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (18.21%) Penetration Testing
7 45 (14.90%) Identity Access Management
8 42 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (12.91%) Risk Assessment
10 38 (12.58%) Security Architecture
11 35 (11.59%) ITIL
12 33 (10.93%) Internal Audit
13 32 (10.60%) Data Protection
13 32 (10.60%) Security Management
14 30 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (9.27%) Project Delivery
16 27 (8.94%) Antivirus Management
16 27 (8.94%) High Availability
16 27 (8.94%) High-Frequency Trading
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.93%) Python
2 29 (9.60%) Java
3 27 (8.94%) C++
4 12 (3.97%) C
5 5 (1.66%) SQL
6 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.33%) Go
7 1 (0.33%) Korn
7 1 (0.33%) Perl
7 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 260 (86.09%) CISSP
2 230 (76.16%) CISM
3 98 (32.45%) Degree
4 74 (24.50%) CRISC
5 55 (18.21%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (11.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 23 (7.62%) Security Cleared
8 20 (6.62%) CCNA
9 18 (5.96%) CEH
10 17 (5.63%) SC Cleared
11 14 (4.64%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
12 13 (4.30%) CCSP
12 13 (4.30%) CompTIA Security+
12 13 (4.30%) SANS
13 11 (3.64%) GIAC
14 8 (2.65%) ISSAP
15 7 (2.32%) CREST Certified
15 7 (2.32%) IISP
16 6 (1.99%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.99%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (48.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (35.76%) NIST
3 71 (23.51%) PCI DSS
4 44 (14.57%) GDPR
5 38 (12.58%) COBIT
6 24 (7.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (5.63%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (4.64%) HIPAA
9 12 (3.97%) NCSC
10 11 (3.64%) FISMA
11 9 (2.98%) COSO
11 9 (2.98%) NIST 800
11 9 (2.98%) SLA
12 8 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 6 (1.99%) MiFID
14 5 (1.66%) ISO 31000
14 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 5 (1.66%) QA
15 4 (1.32%) ITGC
16 2 (0.66%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 11 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (11.92%) Nessus
2 33 (10.93%) McAfee ePO
3 27 (8.94%) SCCM
4 3 (0.99%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.33%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (13.58%) McAfee
2 37 (12.25%) Palo Alto
3 33 (10.93%) Splunk
4 32 (10.60%) Aveksa
5 28 (9.27%) SolarWinds
6 27 (8.94%) LogRhythm
7 24 (7.95%) CA
8 23 (7.62%) Microsoft
9 19 (6.29%) Cisco
10 13 (4.30%) Symantec
11 12 (3.97%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.98%) CyberArk
13 8 (2.65%) Qualys
14 6 (1.99%) F5
15 5 (1.66%) Fortinet
15 5 (1.66%) Google
15 5 (1.66%) Twitter
16 4 (1.32%) Forcepoint
17 3 (0.99%) IBM
17 3 (0.99%) VMware