Period
to 18 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 681 636 729
Rank change year-on-year -45 +93 +24
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 160 205 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 125 171 154
London median annual salary £56,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,000 £45,000 £38,575
90th Percentile £76,150 £87,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £50,750 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.42% +9.09% -

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 67661 66744 78574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.64% 90.64% 89.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52786 57150 66546
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +8.18% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -17 29 £65,000 +10.64% 5
West London +19 4 £49,000 -32.41%
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing IT Audit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for IT Audit.

1 80 (50.00%) Finance
2 66 (41.25%) Risk Management
2 66 (41.25%) Information Security
3 59 (36.88%) CISA
4 56 (35.00%) Banking
5 50 (31.25%) Degree
5 50 (31.25%) Internal Audit
6 47 (29.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 46 (28.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 37 (23.13%) CISSP
9 33 (20.63%) Service Management
10 32 (20.00%) Windows
11 31 (19.38%) Management Information System
12 29 (18.13%) ISO 9001
13 22 (13.75%) Computer Science
14 21 (13.13%) Master's Degree
15 20 (12.50%) CISM
16 19 (11.88%) Data Protection
17 17 (10.63%) PCI DSS
17 17 (10.63%) Cybersecurity
17 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
17 17 (10.63%) Risk Analysis
17 17 (10.63%) Incident Management
17 17 (10.63%) Unix
18 16 (10.00%) Coaching
19 15 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
20 14 (8.75%) Problem Management
21 13 (8.13%) Data Protection Act
21 13 (8.13%) Investment Management
21 13 (8.13%) Security Management

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 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.88%) Maya
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) Network Security
2 7 (4.38%) Internet
2 7 (4.38%) Intranet
3 5 (3.13%) Firewall
4 4 (2.50%) LAN
4 4 (2.50%) WAN
5 3 (1.88%) VPN
6 2 (1.25%) NAS
6 2 (1.25%) SAN
7 1 (0.63%) PBX
7 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.88%) Power BI
2 2 (1.25%) QlikView
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
General
1 80 (50.00%) Finance
2 56 (35.00%) Banking
3 9 (5.63%) Legal
3 9 (5.63%) Retail
4 5 (3.13%) Advertising
5 3 (1.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.88%) Local Government
6 2 (1.25%) Front Office
6 2 (1.25%) International Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (29.38%) Auditor
1 47 (29.38%) IT Auditor
2 40 (25.00%) Analyst
3 36 (22.50%) IT Manager
4 25 (15.63%) Senior Auditor
4 25 (15.63%) Senior IT Auditor
5 22 (13.75%) Audit Manager
5 22 (13.75%) IT Audit Manager
6 15 (9.38%) Banking Analyst
6 15 (9.38%) Risk Manager
6 15 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 14 (8.75%) Risk Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Incident Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Incident and Problem Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Information Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Information Security Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Problem Management Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) Information Officer
9 12 (7.50%) Risk Management Analyst
9 12 (7.50%) Technology Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) Web Services
2 2 (1.25%) .NET
2 2 (1.25%) EDI
2 2 (1.25%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) Management Information System
2 22 (13.75%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.13%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.38%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.50%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (2.50%) PKI
6 2 (1.25%) Clustering
6 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.25%) Equities
6 2 (1.25%) Fintech
6 2 (1.25%) FMCG
6 2 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Currency
7 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.00%) Windows
2 17 (10.63%) Unix
3 8 (5.00%) Linux
4 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (41.25%) Information Security
1 66 (41.25%) Risk Management
2 50 (31.25%) Internal Audit
3 33 (20.63%) Service Management
4 19 (11.88%) Data Protection
5 17 (10.63%) Business Analysis
5 17 (10.63%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (10.63%) Incident Management
5 17 (10.63%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (10.00%) Coaching
7 14 (8.75%) Problem Management
8 13 (8.13%) Investment Management
8 13 (8.13%) Security Management
9 12 (7.50%) Information Security Management
10 11 (6.88%) ISMS
10 11 (6.88%) ITIL
10 11 (6.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.25%) Project Management
11 10 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.13%) Java
2 2 (1.25%) C
2 2 (1.25%) Python
2 2 (1.25%) SQL
2 2 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (36.88%) CISA
2 50 (31.25%) Degree
3 37 (23.13%) CISSP
4 21 (13.13%) Master's Degree
5 20 (12.50%) CISM
6 15 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (4.38%) CISMP
7 7 (4.38%) CRISC
8 5 (3.13%) QiCA
9 4 (2.50%) CIMA
9 4 (2.50%) PCI QSA
10 3 (1.88%) ACCA
11 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.63%) GIAC
12 1 (0.63%) IISP
12 1 (0.63%) ISACA
12 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.63%) PMP
12 1 (0.63%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (29.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (28.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 29 (18.13%) ISO 9001
4 17 (10.63%) PCI DSS
5 11 (6.88%) COBIT
6 10 (6.25%) GDPR
7 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (3.13%) COSO
9 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
9 3 (1.88%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (1.88%) SLA
9 3 (1.88%) SSAE 16
10 2 (1.25%) QA
11 1 (0.63%) BS25999
11 1 (0.63%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.63%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.00%) SAP
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle
3 5 (3.13%) Tableau
4 4 (2.50%) CA
5 3 (1.88%) VMware
6 1 (0.63%) Avaya
6 1 (0.63%) Casewise
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.63%) Workday