Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 308 456
Rank change year-on-year -51 +148 +156
Permanent jobs citing CISA 588 730 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 1.04% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.75% 4.36% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 514 606 456
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £101,750 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.27%

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 15,682 16,755 22,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.53% 23.98% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12,361 13,597 18,355
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -42 118 £78,750 +16.67% 17
East London +11 27 £77,500 +19.23% 2
North London +10 16 £90,000 +24.14%
South London +3 13 £67,500 +22.73% 2
West London -15 9 £73,500 +8.09% 7
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 532 (90.48%) CISSP
2 438 (74.49%) CISM
3 417 (70.92%) Information Security
4 262 (44.56%) Finance
5 216 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 201 (34.18%) Cybersecurity
7 167 (28.40%) SIEM
8 159 (27.04%) GDPR
9 144 (24.49%) Risk Management
10 135 (22.96%) Degree
11 129 (21.94%) Data Protection
12 113 (19.22%) Management Information System
13 108 (18.37%) PCI DSS
14 101 (17.18%) GIAC
14 101 (17.18%) Banking
15 98 (16.67%) Firewall
16 93 (15.82%) Microsoft
16 93 (15.82%) Vulnerability Management
17 83 (14.12%) CEH
18 82 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
19 77 (13.10%) Security Operations
20 75 (12.76%) Incident Management
21 72 (12.24%) CRISC
21 72 (12.24%) Security Architecture
22 71 (12.07%) SANS
23 70 (11.90%) Computer Science
24 66 (11.22%) Legal
25 65 (11.05%) Data Loss Prevention
26 63 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
26 63 (10.71%) IT Audit

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 35 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.17%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (6.97%) Office 365
3 34 (5.78%) OneDrive
4 14 (2.38%) Mimecast
4 14 (2.38%) SaaS
5 12 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (1.19%) IaaS
6 7 (1.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (16.67%) Firewall
2 33 (5.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.74%) Network Security
5 21 (3.57%) Internet
6 14 (2.38%) VoIP
7 13 (2.21%) DKIM
7 13 (2.21%) DMARC
8 10 (1.70%) SSL
9 8 (1.36%) LAN
9 8 (1.36%) Wireless
10 7 (1.19%) WAN
11 6 (1.02%) VPN
12 5 (0.85%) HTTP
12 5 (0.85%) SSH
13 4 (0.68%) DHCP
13 4 (0.68%) DNS
13 4 (0.68%) FTP
13 4 (0.68%) SMTP
13 4 (0.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.53%) Big Data
2 3 (0.51%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.34%) Power BI
4 1 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (3.91%) Metasploit
2 18 (3.06%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.34%) AppScan
3 2 (0.34%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.34%) WebScarab
General
1 262 (44.56%) Finance
2 101 (17.18%) Banking
3 66 (11.22%) Legal
4 38 (6.46%) Law
5 17 (2.89%) Retail
6 8 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.36%) Retail Banking
6 8 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.85%) Advertising
8 4 (0.68%) Billing
9 2 (0.34%) Automotive
9 2 (0.34%) Games
9 2 (0.34%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (18.20%) Security Manager
2 98 (16.67%) Analyst
3 84 (14.29%) Consultant
4 76 (12.93%) Security Analyst
5 70 (11.90%) Information Manager
6 64 (10.88%) Security Consultant
7 63 (10.71%) Information Security Manager
8 58 (9.86%) Security Officer
9 50 (8.50%) Information Security Officer
10 48 (8.16%) Information Analyst
10 48 (8.16%) Information Security Analyst
10 48 (8.16%) Risk Manager
11 45 (7.65%) Information Officer
12 43 (7.31%) IT Manager
13 38 (6.46%) Security Engineer
14 34 (5.78%) Architect
15 32 (5.44%) Risk Analyst
15 32 (5.44%) Security Architect
16 29 (4.93%) Head of Security
17 24 (4.08%) Cybersecurity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.51%) Middleware
2 2 (0.34%) .NET
2 2 (0.34%) HTML
2 2 (0.34%) Java EE
2 2 (0.34%) OAuth
2 2 (0.34%) OpenID
2 2 (0.34%) SailPoint
2 2 (0.34%) XACML
3 1 (0.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 113 (19.22%) Management Information System
2 70 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 48 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (7.82%) Data Protection Act
5 20 (3.40%) PKI
6 16 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (1.87%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.87%) Fintech
8 10 (1.70%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (1.36%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.19%) CESG
10 7 (1.19%) Cyberattack
10 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
12 5 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.68%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 53 (9.01%) Windows
2 37 (6.29%) Unix
3 34 (5.78%) Linux
4 21 (3.57%) Kali Linux
5 8 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.51%) VMS
7 1 (0.17%) OS/400
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (70.92%) Information Security
2 201 (34.18%) Cybersecurity
3 167 (28.40%) SIEM
4 144 (24.49%) Risk Management
5 129 (21.94%) Data Protection
6 93 (15.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 82 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
8 77 (13.10%) Security Operations
9 75 (12.76%) Incident Management
10 72 (12.24%) Security Architecture
11 65 (11.05%) Data Loss Prevention
12 63 (10.71%) IT Audit
12 63 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (9.69%) Risk Assessment
14 56 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 53 (9.01%) Project Management
16 50 (8.50%) Internal Audit
16 50 (8.50%) Security Management
17 48 (8.16%) Change Management
17 48 (8.16%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.80%) Perl
1 40 (6.80%) Python
2 37 (6.29%) Ruby
3 36 (6.12%) Bash Shell
3 36 (6.12%) C#
4 34 (5.78%) Bourne shell
4 34 (5.78%) Korn
4 34 (5.78%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.70%) C
6 7 (1.19%) Java
7 4 (0.68%) C++
8 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.34%) SQL
9 1 (0.17%) Go
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 532 (90.48%) CISSP
2 438 (74.49%) CISM
3 135 (22.96%) Degree
4 101 (17.18%) GIAC
5 83 (14.12%) CEH
6 72 (12.24%) CRISC
7 71 (12.07%) SANS
8 52 (8.84%) SSCP
9 34 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (5.78%) CompTIA Security+
9 34 (5.78%) CSSLP
10 27 (4.59%) CREST Certified
11 25 (4.25%) Master's Degree
12 23 (3.91%) CCNA
12 23 (3.91%) OSCP
13 22 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
14 19 (3.23%) QiCA
15 18 (3.06%) CCSP
16 16 (2.72%) CGEIT
16 16 (2.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (36.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 159 (27.04%) GDPR
3 108 (18.37%) PCI DSS
4 53 (9.01%) COBIT
5 38 (6.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 18 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (2.89%) ISO 22301
8 12 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 7 (1.19%) ISAE 3402
9 7 (1.19%) MiFID
10 5 (0.85%) ISO 31000
11 4 (0.68%) BS7799
12 3 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.51%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.51%) QA
12 3 (0.51%) RMADS
12 3 (0.51%) SSAE 16
13 2 (0.34%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.19%) Snort
3 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (7.65%) Nessus
2 18 (3.06%) Core Impact
3 13 (2.21%) OpenVAS
3 13 (2.21%) SCCM
4 12 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.02%) QRadar
7 5 (0.85%) FTK
8 3 (0.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.34%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.34%) PowerBroker
9 2 (0.34%) RSA Archer
9 2 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
9 2 (0.34%) WSUS
10 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 93 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.78%) Symantec
3 26 (4.42%) Forcepoint
4 25 (4.25%) McAfee
5 23 (3.91%) Varonis
6 20 (3.40%) Qualys
7 16 (2.72%) Palo Alto
7 16 (2.72%) Splunk
8 13 (2.21%) Cisco
8 13 (2.21%) CyberArk
8 13 (2.21%) Sophos
9 12 (2.04%) Acunetix
10 11 (1.87%) CA
11 6 (1.02%) LogRhythm
12 4 (0.68%) Oracle
12 4 (0.68%) VMware
13 3 (0.51%) SAP
14 2 (0.34%) Blue Coat
14 2 (0.34%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.34%) IBM