Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 343 420
Rank change year-on-year -7 +77 +140
Permanent jobs citing CISA 634 645 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.91% 0.92% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 3.92% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 495 547 482
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 16,073 16,446 20,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.14% 23.47% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12,141 13,005 17,372
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -9 136 £75,000 +20.00% 13
South London +19 36 £80,000 +36.17% 4
North London +10 16 £90,000 +94.59%
East London -15 12 £72,500 +11.54% 3
West London -2 9 £72,500 +31.82% 7
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 576 (90.85%) CISSP
2 494 (77.92%) CISM
3 471 (74.29%) Information Security
4 261 (41.17%) Cybersecurity
5 244 (38.49%) Finance
6 220 (34.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 209 (32.97%) Risk Management
8 173 (27.29%) GDPR
9 164 (25.87%) Degree
10 145 (22.87%) Management Information System
11 113 (17.82%) SIEM
12 106 (16.72%) Firewall
13 105 (16.56%) CRISC
14 104 (16.40%) Data Protection
15 94 (14.83%) PCI DSS
16 85 (13.41%) CEH
16 85 (13.41%) Penetration Testing
17 83 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
18 79 (12.46%) Data Privacy
19 76 (11.99%) COBIT
20 75 (11.83%) Legal
20 75 (11.83%) GIAC
21 74 (11.67%) ITIL
22 73 (11.51%) SANS
23 70 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
23 70 (11.04%) Incident Management
24 65 (10.25%) Banking
24 65 (10.25%) Vulnerability Management
25 62 (9.78%) Security Architecture
26 60 (9.46%) Stakeholder 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 10 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.10%) IIS
3 3 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.42%) SAP GRC
3 8 (1.26%) SAP BPC
4 7 (1.10%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.47%) Office 365
3 21 (3.31%) Mimecast
4 14 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.58%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.26%) SaaS
7 4 (0.63%) IaaS
7 4 (0.63%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (16.72%) Firewall
2 38 (5.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 36 (5.68%) Network Security
4 16 (2.52%) Internet
5 15 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.74%) DKIM
6 11 (1.74%) DMARC
7 9 (1.42%) VPN
8 8 (1.26%) Wireless
9 5 (0.79%) SAN
9 5 (0.79%) Wireless Security
10 4 (0.63%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (0.63%) DHCP
10 4 (0.63%) DNS
10 4 (0.63%) IPv4
10 4 (0.63%) IPv6
11 3 (0.47%) DMZ
11 3 (0.47%) LAN
11 3 (0.47%) SSL
12 2 (0.32%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.58%) Big Data
2 8 (1.26%) Blockchain
2 8 (1.26%) SAP HANA
3 5 (0.79%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.32%) Power BI
5 1 (0.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (2.21%) Metasploit
2 13 (2.05%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.79%) AppScan
4 3 (0.47%) JIRA
5 2 (0.32%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.32%) WebScarab
General
1 244 (38.49%) Finance
2 75 (11.83%) Legal
3 65 (10.25%) Banking
4 25 (3.94%) Retail
5 23 (3.63%) Law
6 12 (1.89%) Billing
6 12 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.58%) Games
7 10 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.10%) Marketing
9 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.63%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.47%) Local Government
10 3 (0.47%) Publishing
10 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 117 (18.45%) Security Manager
2 96 (15.14%) Consultant
3 93 (14.67%) Analyst
4 78 (12.30%) Security Consultant
5 73 (11.51%) Security Analyst
6 69 (10.88%) Information Manager
7 68 (10.73%) Information Security Manager
8 54 (8.52%) Security Officer
9 47 (7.41%) IT Manager
9 47 (7.41%) Security Engineer
10 45 (7.10%) Architect
11 44 (6.94%) Information Analyst
11 44 (6.94%) Information Security Analyst
11 44 (6.94%) Security Architect
12 41 (6.47%) Information Security Officer
12 41 (6.47%) Risk Manager
13 37 (5.84%) Information Officer
14 25 (3.94%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 25 (3.94%) Head of Security
15 23 (3.63%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.95%) SailPoint
2 5 (0.79%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.47%) .NET
5 2 (0.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 145 (22.87%) Management Information System
2 83 (13.09%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (9.15%) Computer Science
4 27 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
5 20 (3.15%) Fintech
6 19 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.84%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (2.21%) PKI
9 12 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
11 10 (1.58%) Cyber Defence
12 8 (1.26%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
14 6 (0.95%) FMCG
15 5 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.79%) Life Science
16 4 (0.63%) Online Banking
16 4 (0.63%) Online Games
16 4 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.46%) Windows
2 44 (6.94%) Unix
3 32 (5.05%) Linux
4 14 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.10%) Kali Linux
7 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) OS/400
8 1 (0.16%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (74.29%) Information Security
2 261 (41.17%) Cybersecurity
3 209 (32.97%) Risk Management
4 113 (17.82%) SIEM
5 104 (16.40%) Data Protection
6 85 (13.41%) Penetration Testing
7 79 (12.46%) Data Privacy
8 74 (11.67%) ITIL
9 70 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (11.04%) Incident Management
10 65 (10.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 62 (9.78%) Security Architecture
12 60 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (8.99%) Internal Audit
14 53 (8.36%) Security Operations
15 50 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
16 45 (7.10%) Project Management
16 45 (7.10%) Risk Assessment
16 45 (7.10%) Security Monitoring
17 42 (6.62%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.42%) Python
2 21 (3.31%) Perl
3 15 (2.37%) Bash Shell
3 15 (2.37%) Ruby
4 13 (2.05%) C#
5 11 (1.74%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.58%) Bourne shell
6 10 (1.58%) C
6 10 (1.58%) Korn
7 7 (1.10%) C++
7 7 (1.10%) Java
7 7 (1.10%) SQL
8 4 (0.63%) PHP
9 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.47%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 576 (90.85%) CISSP
2 494 (77.92%) CISM
3 164 (25.87%) Degree
4 105 (16.56%) CRISC
5 85 (13.41%) CEH
6 75 (11.83%) GIAC
7 73 (11.51%) SANS
8 45 (7.10%) SSCP
9 30 (4.73%) CGEIT
9 30 (4.73%) CompTIA Security+
10 26 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (4.10%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 25 (3.94%) CSSLP
12 23 (3.63%) OSCP
13 22 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
14 21 (3.31%) Master's Degree
15 20 (3.15%) CREST Certified
16 17 (2.68%) CISMP
17 15 (2.37%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
18 14 (2.21%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (34.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 173 (27.29%) GDPR
3 94 (14.83%) PCI DSS
4 76 (11.99%) COBIT
5 52 (8.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 22 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 12 (1.89%) ISO 9001
8 11 (1.74%) ISO 22301
9 9 (1.42%) HIPAA
9 9 (1.42%) QA
10 7 (1.10%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.95%) MiFID
12 5 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.63%) Actionable Recommendations
13 4 (0.63%) ISO 31000
13 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.63%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.63%) PMO
13 4 (0.63%) SAS 70
System Software
1 23 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.47%) Snort
3 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (4.42%) Nessus
2 13 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (1.58%) CASB
4 6 (0.95%) Core Impact
4 6 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.63%) CSIRT
6 3 (0.47%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.47%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.32%) QRadar
8 1 (0.16%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Vendors
1 47 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.62%) Cisco
3 24 (3.79%) Symantec
4 20 (3.15%) Sophos
5 17 (2.68%) McAfee
5 17 (2.68%) Palo Alto
6 16 (2.52%) Fortinet
7 13 (2.05%) CheckPoint
7 13 (2.05%) Forcepoint
7 13 (2.05%) Qualys
8 12 (1.89%) Varonis
9 10 (1.58%) Cylance
9 10 (1.58%) F5
9 10 (1.58%) Proofpoint
10 9 (1.42%) SAP
10 9 (1.42%) Splunk
11 8 (1.26%) CyberArk
12 6 (0.95%) Aveksa
12 6 (0.95%) FireEye
12 6 (0.95%) Oracle