Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 459 372 307
Rank change year-on-year -87 -65 +147
Permanent jobs citing CISA 351 566 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.81% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 3.58% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 483 636
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 13,541 15,815 16,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.57% 22.51% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10,075 12,219 13,911
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +2 82 £70,000 -9.68% 16
West London +27 13 £70,000 -4.76% 8
South London -13 5 £76,250 +12.96% 2
East London -23 4 £90,000 +16.13% 2
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 286 (81.48%) CISSP
2 256 (72.93%) CISM
3 239 (68.09%) Information Security
4 158 (45.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 156 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
6 144 (41.03%) Risk Management
7 134 (38.18%) Finance
8 121 (34.47%) CRISC
9 100 (28.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (22.51%) Degree
11 77 (21.94%) Management Information System
12 68 (19.37%) Penetration Testing
13 62 (17.66%) Security Architecture
14 59 (16.81%) SIEM
15 56 (15.95%) Banking
16 53 (15.10%) Project Management
17 52 (14.81%) GDPR
18 51 (14.53%) IT Audit
19 49 (13.96%) Change Management
20 47 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
21 46 (13.11%) CEH
22 45 (12.82%) PCI DSS
23 43 (12.25%) Identity Access Management
24 42 (11.97%) Internal Audit
24 42 (11.97%) GIAC
25 38 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
25 38 (10.83%) Security Monitoring
25 38 (10.83%) SANS
26 36 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
27 33 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree

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 3 (0.85%) IIS
2 2 (0.57%) Confluence
2 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.57%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.28%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.85%) Office 365
4 5 (1.42%) SaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) Akamai
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.26%) Firewall
2 20 (5.70%) IPsec
3 19 (5.41%) Network Security
4 18 (5.13%) BGP
4 18 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (5.13%) EIGRP
5 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (1.99%) Internet
8 6 (1.71%) DMZ
9 5 (1.42%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.14%) VoIP
10 4 (1.14%) VPN
11 2 (0.57%) DNS
11 2 (0.57%) LAN
11 2 (0.57%) NAS
11 2 (0.57%) PABX
11 2 (0.57%) SAN
11 2 (0.57%) SSL
11 2 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.85%) Big Data
2 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.57%) DB2
3 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Hudson
2 3 (0.85%) AppScan
3 2 (0.57%) JIRA
3 2 (0.57%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) Paros
General
1 134 (38.18%) Finance
2 56 (15.95%) Banking
3 19 (5.41%) Legal
4 12 (3.42%) Law
5 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.71%) Games
6 6 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.57%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (26.78%) Analyst
2 65 (18.52%) Security Analyst
3 49 (13.96%) Consultant
4 45 (12.82%) Security Consultant
5 40 (11.40%) Security Manager
6 38 (10.83%) Architect
6 38 (10.83%) Security Architect
7 36 (10.26%) Risk Analyst
8 35 (9.97%) IT Analyst
9 33 (9.40%) IT Risk Analyst
10 32 (9.12%) Information Manager
11 28 (7.98%) Information Analyst
11 28 (7.98%) Information Security Analyst
12 27 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
13 25 (7.12%) Head of Information
13 25 (7.12%) Head of Information Security
13 25 (7.12%) Head of Security
14 22 (6.27%) Auditor
15 19 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
16 18 (5.13%) Head of Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.27%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.57%) Middleware
2 2 (0.57%) OLE
2 2 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.28%) LDAP
3 1 (0.28%) OAuth
3 1 (0.28%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.94%) Management Information System
2 47 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.70%) Cyberattack
5 10 (2.85%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.14%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.14%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.85%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.85%) Blog
10 3 (0.85%) PKI
10 3 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.85%) Social Media
11 2 (0.57%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.57%) iSeries
11 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.98%) Windows
2 15 (4.27%) Linux
3 14 (3.99%) Unix
4 11 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.56%) Android
5 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.57%) HPUX
6 2 (0.57%) Kali Linux
6 2 (0.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (68.09%) Information Security
2 156 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 144 (41.03%) Risk Management
4 100 (28.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (19.37%) Penetration Testing
6 62 (17.66%) Security Architecture
7 59 (16.81%) SIEM
8 53 (15.10%) Project Management
9 51 (14.53%) IT Audit
10 49 (13.96%) Change Management
11 43 (12.25%) Identity Access Management
12 42 (11.97%) Internal Audit
13 38 (10.83%) Security Monitoring
14 36 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (8.55%) Due Diligence
17 29 (8.26%) Decision-Making
18 27 (7.69%) Data Protection
18 27 (7.69%) Software Engineering
19 26 (7.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.12%) C
2 13 (3.70%) SQL
3 8 (2.28%) Python
4 5 (1.42%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.14%) C++
5 4 (1.14%) Java
6 3 (0.85%) Ruby
7 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.57%) C#
7 2 (0.57%) Lua
7 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.57%) VBA
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 286 (81.48%) CISSP
2 256 (72.93%) CISM
3 121 (34.47%) CRISC
4 79 (22.51%) Degree
5 46 (13.11%) CEH
6 42 (11.97%) GIAC
7 38 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (10.83%) SANS
8 33 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (7.12%) CCNA
10 22 (6.27%) CCNP
11 20 (5.70%) CCIE
12 18 (5.13%) GISF
13 17 (4.84%) CGEIT
14 13 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 10 (2.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
16 9 (2.56%) CISMP
16 9 (2.56%) SSCP
17 8 (2.28%) CompTIA Security+
18 7 (1.99%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (45.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (14.81%) GDPR
3 45 (12.82%) PCI DSS
4 28 (7.98%) QA
5 27 (7.69%) COBIT
6 19 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (2.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 9 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (2.28%) NIST 800
10 6 (1.71%) ISO 9001
11 5 (1.42%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.57%) COSO
12 2 (0.57%) FINRA
12 2 (0.57%) FIPS 140-2
13 1 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.28%) PSD2
13 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.14%) vSphere
2 3 (0.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (6.55%) Nessus
2 18 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (5.13%) SCCM
3 7 (1.99%) CASB
4 6 (1.71%) Ansible
5 5 (1.42%) RSA Archer
6 3 (0.85%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.57%) Nmap
8 1 (0.28%) Core Impact
8 1 (0.28%) Nagios
8 1 (0.28%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.28%) OpenVAS
8 1 (0.28%) QRadar
8 1 (0.28%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (6.84%) Cisco
1 24 (6.84%) Splunk
1 24 (6.84%) Symantec
2 23 (6.55%) Blue Coat
2 23 (6.55%) LogRhythm
3 19 (5.41%) Aveksa
3 19 (5.41%) CheckPoint
3 19 (5.41%) Palo Alto
4 18 (5.13%) Juniper
4 18 (5.13%) McAfee
5 17 (4.84%) FireEye
6 14 (3.99%) Oracle
7 12 (3.42%) Microsoft
8 6 (1.71%) CA
8 6 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.42%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.14%) VMware
11 3 (0.85%) Apple
11 3 (0.85%) Citrix
11 3 (0.85%) IBM