Period
to 18 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 668 636
Rank change year-on-year -29 -32 +121
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 134 173 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 125 123 233
London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -9.84%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

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 64,983 67,141 75,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.40% 91.75% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51,984 53,539 65,481
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 July 2018.

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 July 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 48 £59,000 +18.00% 4
South London -2 3 £50,000 - 1
West London - 1 - - 5
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 65 (48.51%) Finance
2 50 (37.31%) Information Security
3 42 (31.34%) CISA
4 35 (26.12%) Risk Management
5 32 (23.88%) Banking
5 32 (23.88%) Degree
6 31 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (23.13%) Internal Audit
7 30 (22.39%) CISSP
8 27 (20.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (16.42%) Project Management
9 22 (16.42%) Windows
10 17 (12.69%) Management Information System
11 16 (11.94%) ITIL
12 15 (11.19%) Unix
12 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
13 12 (8.96%) COBIT
13 12 (8.96%) Linux
13 12 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.96%) Legal
14 11 (8.21%) CISM
14 11 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (8.21%) Patch Management
15 10 (7.46%) CRISC
15 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (7.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (7.46%) Regulatory Compliance
15 10 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree

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 6 (4.48%) SAS
2 3 (2.24%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Firewall
2 4 (2.99%) VPN
3 3 (2.24%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
4 1 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
4 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.99%) MySQL
1 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.75%) QlikView
General
1 65 (48.51%) Finance
2 32 (23.88%) Banking
3 12 (8.96%) Legal
4 5 (3.73%) Japanese Language
5 4 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.24%) Advertising
6 3 (2.24%) Retail
7 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.49%) Marketing
7 2 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (20.15%) IT Manager
2 25 (18.66%) Auditor
3 24 (17.91%) IT Auditor
4 23 (17.16%) Risk Manager
5 20 (14.93%) Analyst
6 17 (12.69%) IT Risk Manager
6 17 (12.69%) Security Analyst
7 11 (8.21%) IT Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Audit Manager
8 9 (6.72%) Internal Auditor
8 9 (6.72%) IT Security Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Assistant IT Manager
9 8 (5.97%) IT Assistant
9 8 (5.97%) IT Audit Manager
9 8 (5.97%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Security Specialist
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Auditor
10 7 (5.22%) Senior IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) HTML
1 4 (2.99%) J2EE
1 4 (2.99%) JSP
1 4 (2.99%) LDAP
1 4 (2.99%) OAuth
1 4 (2.99%) OAuth2
1 4 (2.99%) SailPoint
1 4 (2.99%) Servlets
1 4 (2.99%) SOAP
1 4 (2.99%) SPML
1 4 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.24%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.24%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.24%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.49%) Fintech
8 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) Windows
2 15 (11.19%) Unix
3 12 (8.96%) Linux
4 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.97%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.99%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.31%) Information Security
2 35 (26.12%) Risk Management
3 31 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (23.13%) Internal Audit
4 22 (16.42%) Project Management
5 16 (11.94%) ITIL
6 12 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.21%) Patch Management
8 10 (7.46%) Regulatory Compliance
8 10 (7.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 9 (6.72%) Business Continuity
9 9 (6.72%) Change Control
9 9 (6.72%) Change Management
10 8 (5.97%) Migration
10 8 (5.97%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.97%) Security Hardening
10 8 (5.97%) Virtual Environments
11 7 (5.22%) ISMS
11 7 (5.22%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) C
2 4 (2.99%) BeanShell
2 4 (2.99%) Java
2 4 (2.99%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.99%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (31.34%) CISA
2 32 (23.88%) Degree
3 30 (22.39%) CISSP
4 11 (8.21%) CISM
5 10 (7.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (7.46%) CRISC
6 7 (5.22%) CEH
7 6 (4.48%) GIAC
7 6 (4.48%) QiCA
8 4 (2.99%) SANS
9 3 (2.24%) IISP
9 3 (2.24%) Master's Degree
9 3 (2.24%) PMP
9 3 (2.24%) SSCP
10 2 (1.49%) CIMA
10 2 (1.49%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.75%) ICAEW
11 1 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.96%) COBIT
2 12 (8.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (6.72%) GDPR
4 5 (3.73%) QA
5 4 (2.99%) COSO
5 4 (2.99%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.24%) Solvency II
7 2 (1.49%) HIPAA
7 2 (1.49%) SLA
8 1 (0.75%) FATCA
8 1 (0.75%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.75%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.75%) MiFID
8 1 (0.75%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) IBM BigFix
1 8 (5.97%) SCCM
2 4 (2.99%) Nessus
2 4 (2.99%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.75%) Nagios
3 1 (0.75%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.72%) VMware
2 5 (3.73%) FIS
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle
2 5 (3.73%) SAP
2 5 (3.73%) Sun
3 4 (2.99%) CyberArk
3 4 (2.99%) HP
3 4 (2.99%) IBM
3 4 (2.99%) MuleSoft
3 4 (2.99%) Novell
3 4 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (2.99%) Ping Identity
3 4 (2.99%) Sybase
4 2 (1.49%) CommVault
5 1 (0.75%) Casewise
5 1 (0.75%) NetApp
5 1 (0.75%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.75%) Qualys
5 1 (0.75%) Tableau