Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 429 411 325
Rank change year-on-year -18 -86 +166
Permanent jobs citing CISA 414 535 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.71% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 3.14% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 317 436 660
London median annual salary £73,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 14,786 17,031 18,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.94% 22.64% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11,095 12,701 15,058
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +1.85%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +31 110 £82,500 +32.00% 15
West London +14 13 £70,000 +27.27% 5
South London -14 5 £75,000 +11.11% 4
East London -46 5 £90,000 +16.13% 3
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 368 (88.89%) CISSP
2 307 (74.15%) CISM
3 306 (73.91%) Information Security
4 195 (47.10%) Cybersecurity
5 168 (40.58%) Risk Management
6 162 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 161 (38.89%) Finance
8 130 (31.40%) CRISC
9 90 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 86 (20.77%) Degree
11 85 (20.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 77 (18.60%) GDPR
13 72 (17.39%) PCI DSS
14 61 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
15 59 (14.25%) Security Architecture
16 58 (14.01%) Penetration Testing
17 57 (13.77%) Data Protection
18 47 (11.35%) Banking
19 46 (11.11%) IT Audit
20 45 (10.87%) GIAC
21 40 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
21 40 (9.66%) ITIL
21 40 (9.66%) Internal Audit
22 39 (9.42%) Firewall
23 38 (9.18%) CEH
23 38 (9.18%) SIEM
24 35 (8.45%) COBIT
25 34 (8.21%) Incident Management
25 34 (8.21%) Legal
25 34 (8.21%) Windows

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 (0.72%) IIS
2 2 (0.48%) Confluence
2 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.48%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.69%) Office 365
4 5 (1.21%) SaaS
5 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.24%) Akamai
7 1 (0.24%) GitHub
7 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.42%) Firewall
2 27 (6.52%) Network Security
3 19 (4.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 16 (3.86%) Internet
4 16 (3.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.21%) DMZ
5 5 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (0.97%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (0.97%) IPsec
6 4 (0.97%) LAN
6 4 (0.97%) SSL
6 4 (0.97%) VoIP
6 4 (0.97%) VPN
6 4 (0.97%) WAN
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (0.48%) NAS
7 2 (0.48%) SAN
7 2 (0.48%) Wireless
7 2 (0.48%) Wireless Security
7 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.69%) Big Data
2 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.48%) DB2
3 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.72%) AppScan
2 3 (0.72%) Hudson
3 2 (0.48%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) Maven
4 1 (0.24%) Paros
General
1 161 (38.89%) Finance
2 47 (11.35%) Banking
3 34 (8.21%) Legal
4 16 (3.86%) Law
5 12 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.45%) Retail
8 4 (0.97%) Games
8 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.72%) Advertising
9 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.72%) Local Government
10 2 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (21.74%) Analyst
2 63 (15.22%) Security Manager
3 61 (14.73%) Security Analyst
4 60 (14.49%) Consultant
5 54 (13.04%) Security Consultant
6 42 (10.14%) Information Manager
7 35 (8.45%) Information Security Manager
8 30 (7.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 30 (7.25%) Risk Manager
9 29 (7.00%) Risk Analyst
10 28 (6.76%) Architect
10 28 (6.76%) Security Architect
11 27 (6.52%) IT Analyst
12 26 (6.28%) IT Risk Analyst
13 25 (6.04%) IT Manager
14 24 (5.80%) Information Analyst
14 24 (5.80%) Information Security Analyst
15 20 (4.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 19 (4.59%) Senior Consultant
17 18 (4.35%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.97%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.48%) Middleware
2 2 (0.48%) OLE
2 2 (0.48%) Web Services
3 1 (0.24%) OAuth
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.24%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 90 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 61 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.35%) Fintech
4 15 (3.62%) Cyberthreat
5 13 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.66%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (2.42%) Online Banking
8 9 (2.17%) Cyberattack
8 9 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.21%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.21%) FMCG
10 5 (1.21%) PKI
11 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.72%) Freedom of Information Act
12 3 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.21%) Windows
2 28 (6.76%) Linux
3 18 (4.35%) Unix
4 12 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.21%) Android
5 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.72%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.48%) HPUX
7 2 (0.48%) Solaris
7 2 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (73.91%) Information Security
2 195 (47.10%) Cybersecurity
3 168 (40.58%) Risk Management
4 85 (20.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 59 (14.25%) Security Architecture
6 58 (14.01%) Penetration Testing
7 57 (13.77%) Data Protection
8 46 (11.11%) IT Audit
9 40 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (9.66%) Internal Audit
9 40 (9.66%) ITIL
10 38 (9.18%) SIEM
11 34 (8.21%) Incident Management
12 33 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (7.97%) Project Management
13 32 (7.73%) Data Privacy
14 30 (7.25%) Identity Access Management
15 29 (7.00%) Risk Assessment
16 27 (6.52%) Security Management
16 27 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.35%) C
2 9 (2.17%) SQL
3 6 (1.45%) Python
4 5 (1.21%) Java
5 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.97%) Ruby
6 3 (0.72%) C++
7 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.48%) C#
7 2 (0.48%) Lua
7 2 (0.48%) Perl
7 2 (0.48%) PHP
7 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 368 (88.89%) CISSP
2 307 (74.15%) CISM
3 130 (31.40%) CRISC
4 86 (20.77%) Degree
5 45 (10.87%) GIAC
6 38 (9.18%) CEH
7 32 (7.73%) SANS
8 30 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (4.83%) CGEIT
11 15 (3.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 15 (3.62%) CISMP
12 11 (2.66%) SSCP
13 10 (2.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 9 (2.17%) CCSP
15 8 (1.93%) CCNA
16 7 (1.69%) OSCP
17 6 (1.45%) GSEC
17 6 (1.45%) PCI QSA
18 5 (1.21%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 77 (18.60%) GDPR
3 72 (17.39%) PCI DSS
4 35 (8.45%) COBIT
5 21 (5.07%) Cyber Essentials
6 13 (3.14%) QA
7 11 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 7 (1.69%) ISO 9001
10 6 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 6 (1.45%) ISAE 3402
10 6 (1.45%) NIST 800
11 5 (1.21%) HIPAA
11 5 (1.21%) ISO 22301
11 5 (1.21%) SSAE 16
12 4 (0.97%) FIPS 140-2
13 2 (0.48%) COSO
14 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.24%) RMADS
14 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.21%) vSphere
3 3 (0.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (3.38%) Nessus
2 10 (2.42%) CASB
3 9 (2.17%) RSA Archer
4 7 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.45%) Ansible
6 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.72%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.72%) Nmap
8 2 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.48%) QRadar
9 1 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.24%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.24%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.24%) Nagios
9 1 (0.24%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.24%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.24%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (3.86%) Cisco
1 16 (3.86%) Splunk
2 13 (3.14%) Oracle
3 12 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.42%) CyberArk
4 10 (2.42%) McAfee
4 10 (2.42%) Qualys
5 8 (1.93%) Aveksa
5 8 (1.93%) Symantec
6 6 (1.45%) Blue Coat
6 6 (1.45%) LogRhythm
6 6 (1.45%) VMware
7 5 (1.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.21%) WorldPay
8 4 (0.97%) AlgoSec
8 4 (0.97%) CA
8 4 (0.97%) Google
9 3 (0.72%) Apple
9 3 (0.72%) F5
9 3 (0.72%) IBM