Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IT Audit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Audit over the 6 months to 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 621 691 682
Rank change year-on-year +70 -9 -69
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 129 145 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 114 131 118
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £45,375 £42,500 £43,375
90th Percentile £83,500 £100,000 £89,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% -8.33% +20.00%

IT Audit is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53,356 64,275 64,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.80% 92.88% 92.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43,116 51,878 53,152
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.19%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £94,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

IT Audit
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IT Audit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Audit in London

IT Audit
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Audit in London.

Salary trend for IT Audit in London

IT Audit
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Audit in London over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Audit in London

IT Audit
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Audit within the London region over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +27 41 £62,500 +13.64% 3
West London +26 2 £75,000 -
South London +11 1 £41,500 -17.00%
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT jobs citing IT Audit 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 IT Audit.

1 73 (56.59%) Finance
2 52 (40.31%) CISA
3 42 (32.56%) Degree
4 40 (31.01%) Internal Audit
5 38 (29.46%) Windows
6 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
7 31 (24.03%) Risk Management
8 27 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (18.60%) SaaS
9 24 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (17.05%) Analytics
10 22 (17.05%) Financial Institution
11 21 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 21 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (16.28%) Security Architecture
12 20 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (15.50%) Business Continuity
13 18 (13.95%) CISSP
13 18 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (13.18%) Project Management
15 16 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 14 (10.85%) SQL
17 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
17 13 (10.08%) Information Security
18 12 (9.30%) Firewall
18 12 (9.30%) ITIL
18 12 (9.30%) DNS
18 12 (9.30%) Database Security
18 12 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
19 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery

IT Audit
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 4 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.10%) Confluence
1 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (18.60%) SaaS
3 8 (6.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.10%) Boomi
5 4 (3.10%) IaaS
5 4 (3.10%) Office 365
5 4 (3.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) DNS
1 12 (9.30%) Firewall
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.55%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (1.55%) DHCP
3 2 (1.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) QlikView
2 4 (3.10%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) JIRA
General
1 73 (56.59%) Finance
2 22 (17.05%) Financial Institution
3 11 (8.53%) Banking
4 4 (3.10%) Billing
5 3 (2.33%) Games
5 3 (2.33%) Legal
5 3 (2.33%) Marketing
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (28.68%) Auditor
1 37 (28.68%) IT Auditor
2 28 (21.71%) Analyst
3 23 (17.83%) IT Analyst
4 21 (16.28%) Application Security Specialist
4 21 (16.28%) Applications Specialist
4 21 (16.28%) Security Specialist
5 20 (15.50%) Senior Auditor
5 20 (15.50%) Senior IT Auditor
6 15 (11.63%) Consultant
7 13 (10.08%) IT Consultant
8 12 (9.30%) Database Specialist
8 12 (9.30%) Risk Manager
9 11 (8.53%) Audit Analyst
10 9 (6.98%) IT Manager
10 9 (6.98%) Risk Analyst
11 8 (6.20%) IT Risk Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) Compliance Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) Risk Consultant
12 7 (5.43%) Senior Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.55%) LDAP
2 2 (1.55%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.78%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.10%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.46%) Windows
2 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) Unix
4 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) Internal Audit
2 31 (24.03%) Risk Management
3 24 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.05%) Analytics
5 21 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (16.28%) Security Architecture
6 20 (15.50%) Business Continuity
7 18 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (13.18%) Project Management
9 13 (10.08%) Information Security
9 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
10 12 (9.30%) Database Security
10 12 (9.30%) ITIL
10 12 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.53%) BCP
11 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.75%) Data Analytics
12 10 (7.75%) Security Monitoring
12 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.85%) SQL
2 8 (6.20%) R
3 6 (4.65%) VBA
4 3 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (40.31%) CISA
2 42 (32.56%) Degree
3 18 (13.95%) CISSP
4 9 (6.98%) CISM
4 9 (6.98%) CRISC
4 9 (6.98%) PMP
5 7 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (5.43%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.88%) CGEIT
6 5 (3.88%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB
8 1 (0.78%) ISACA
8 1 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (7.75%) ITGC
4 9 (6.98%) GDPR
5 8 (6.20%) COBIT
6 7 (5.43%) ISAE 3402
7 6 (4.65%) SLA
8 5 (3.88%) NIST
9 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
9 2 (1.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) Nagios
2 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.98%) Tableau
3 8 (6.20%) Google
3 8 (6.20%) VMware
4 7 (5.43%) SAP
5 6 (4.65%) NetApp
6 4 (3.10%) Citrix
6 4 (3.10%) Dell
6 4 (3.10%) IBM
6 4 (3.10%) Informatica
6 4 (3.10%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.10%) SnapLogic
6 4 (3.10%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.10%) webMethods
7 3 (2.33%) Apple
8 2 (1.55%) Cisco
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle
8 2 (1.55%) Veeam
8 2 (1.55%) Zerto
9 1 (0.78%) Casewise