Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 648 680 636
Rank change year-on-year +32 -44 +107
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 146 160 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 114 125 172
London median annual salary £65,000 £56,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.07% -13.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £37,725 £41,000 £43,825
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,150 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,750 £58,500
% change year-on-year +18.23% -13.25% +6.36%

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 60,716 69,041 68,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.03% 93.31% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 49,019 53,836 58,561
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £89,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +25 42 £65,000 - 12
West London +21 4 £65,000 +32.65% 8
South London - 1 £50,000 -
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 77 (52.74%) Finance
2 59 (40.41%) Risk Management
3 49 (33.56%) CISA
4 46 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (30.82%) CISSP
6 43 (29.45%) Windows
7 41 (28.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (27.40%) Degree
9 39 (26.71%) CRISC
10 38 (26.03%) Information Security
11 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
12 24 (16.44%) ITIL
13 23 (15.75%) Penetration Testing
14 22 (15.07%) Decision-Making
15 21 (14.38%) Computer Science Degree
16 20 (13.70%) SaaS
17 18 (12.33%) Linux
18 17 (11.64%) Security Monitoring
18 17 (11.64%) Cybersecurity
19 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
19 16 (10.96%) CISM
19 16 (10.96%) Firewall
20 15 (10.27%) Business Continuity
20 15 (10.27%) Security Architecture
20 15 (10.27%) Analytics
21 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
22 13 (8.90%) Database Security
22 13 (8.90%) COBIT
23 11 (7.53%) Project Management
23 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (5.48%) IIS
2 7 (4.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.37%) Confluence
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Actimize
1 1 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.70%) SaaS
2 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.48%) Office 365
4 7 (4.79%) IaaS
4 7 (4.79%) PaaS
5 4 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.96%) Firewall
2 9 (6.16%) WAN
3 8 (5.48%) LAN
4 6 (4.11%) DNS
5 4 (2.74%) NAS
5 4 (2.74%) Network Security
5 4 (2.74%) SAN
5 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.74%) VPN
6 3 (2.05%) PABX
6 3 (2.05%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) DHCP
7 1 (0.68%) Intranet
7 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.05%) Big Data
1 3 (2.05%) Data Mining
1 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.05%) DB2
1 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 77 (52.74%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.37%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) French Language
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (32.88%) Analyst
2 38 (26.03%) IT Analyst
3 29 (19.86%) Risk Analyst
4 27 (18.49%) IT Risk Analyst
5 19 (13.01%) Auditor
6 17 (11.64%) IT Auditor
6 17 (11.64%) Security Specialist
7 13 (8.90%) Application Security Specialist
7 13 (8.90%) Applications Specialist
7 13 (8.90%) Database Specialist
7 13 (8.90%) Security Analyst
8 11 (7.53%) Consultant
9 10 (6.85%) IT Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Security Manager
10 8 (5.48%) Senior Auditor
11 7 (4.79%) IT Manager
12 6 (4.11%) Coordinator
12 6 (4.11%) Information Security Manager
12 6 (4.11%) Junior
12 6 (4.11%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) Middleware
2 2 (1.37%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.11%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.11%) PMI
3 6 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.42%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.74%) CCTV
6 3 (2.05%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.05%) iSeries
7 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) Eurex
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.45%) Windows
2 18 (12.33%) Linux
3 9 (6.16%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.79%) Unix
5 7 (4.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.05%) HPUX
7 3 (2.05%) Solaris
7 3 (2.05%) zOS
8 2 (1.37%) Kali Linux
8 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.41%) Risk Management
2 46 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (26.03%) Information Security
4 24 (16.44%) ITIL
5 23 (15.75%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (15.07%) Decision-Making
7 17 (11.64%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (11.64%) Security Monitoring
8 15 (10.27%) Analytics
8 15 (10.27%) Business Continuity
8 15 (10.27%) Security Architecture
9 13 (8.90%) Database Security
10 11 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (7.53%) Project Management
11 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.48%) Coaching
12 8 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.48%) Security Management
12 8 (5.48%) SIEM
13 7 (4.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (33.56%) CISA
2 45 (30.82%) CISSP
3 40 (27.40%) Degree
4 39 (26.71%) CRISC
5 21 (14.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (10.96%) CISM
7 10 (6.85%) PMI Certification
8 8 (5.48%) CGEIT
8 8 (5.48%) GIAC
8 8 (5.48%) IISP
9 5 (3.42%) GSEC
10 4 (2.74%) CEH
10 4 (2.74%) Master's Degree
10 4 (2.74%) PMP
11 3 (2.05%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (1.37%) CCNA
12 2 (1.37%) CCNP
12 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (28.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.90%) COBIT
3 10 (6.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (5.48%) GDPR
5 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.37%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.37%) ISO 22301
6 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (1.37%) NIST 800
6 2 (1.37%) SLA
7 1 (0.68%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.68%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.68%) PMO
7 1 (0.68%) QA
7 1 (0.68%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.79%) SCCM
2 4 (2.74%) Nmap
2 4 (2.74%) WSUS
3 3 (2.05%) Nagios
4 2 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.68%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.16%) VMware
3 7 (4.79%) Cisco
4 6 (4.11%) SAP
5 5 (3.42%) Apple
5 5 (3.42%) Citrix
5 5 (3.42%) Google
5 5 (3.42%) WorldPay
6 4 (2.74%) ArcSight
6 4 (2.74%) CA
6 4 (2.74%) IBM
6 4 (2.74%) Ivanti
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle
6 4 (2.74%) Q1 Labs
6 4 (2.74%) Qualys
7 3 (2.05%) Casewise
7 3 (2.05%) HP
7 3 (2.05%) NetApp
7 3 (2.05%) Unisys
8 2 (1.37%) Symantec