Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 681 696 658
Rank change year-on-year +15 -38 +105
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 126 150 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 105 109 179
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -11.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,750 £76,550 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +5.45%

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 62,398 68,872 70,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.70% 92.82% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50,147 52,704 60,580
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 £87,500
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -7 40 £65,000 - 3
West London +40 4 £65,000 +16.07% 7
South London - 3 £50,000 - 2
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 61 (48.41%) Finance
2 51 (40.48%) Risk Management
3 42 (33.33%) CISA
4 40 (31.75%) CISSP
5 36 (28.57%) Information Security
6 35 (27.78%) Degree
7 32 (25.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (24.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (23.02%) Windows
9 29 (23.02%) CRISC
10 23 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
11 21 (16.67%) Internal Audit
12 20 (15.87%) ITIL
13 18 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
14 17 (13.49%) CISM
14 17 (13.49%) COBIT
15 16 (12.70%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (12.70%) Linux
15 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
16 15 (11.90%) Project Management
17 13 (10.32%) Analytics
17 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (10.32%) Decision-Making
18 12 (9.52%) Business Continuity
19 11 (8.73%) Unix
20 10 (7.94%) Legal
20 10 (7.94%) Firewall
21 9 (7.14%) GIAC
21 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
21 9 (7.14%) Identity Access 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 5 (3.97%) IIS
2 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) SaaS
2 6 (4.76%) Office 365
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.59%) IaaS
4 2 (1.59%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Firewall
2 5 (3.97%) LAN
2 5 (3.97%) WAN
3 4 (3.17%) DNS
3 4 (3.17%) Network Security
4 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.59%) NAS
5 2 (1.59%) PABX
5 2 (1.59%) SAN
5 2 (1.59%) VoIP
5 2 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) MySQL
1 4 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.59%) Big Data
2 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.59%) DB2
2 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 61 (48.41%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Legal
3 7 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Advertising
6 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) French Language
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Analyst
2 24 (19.05%) Auditor
2 24 (19.05%) IT Analyst
3 22 (17.46%) IT Auditor
4 16 (12.70%) Risk Analyst
5 15 (11.90%) IT Risk Analyst
6 12 (9.52%) Security Specialist
7 10 (7.94%) Risk Manager
8 9 (7.14%) Consultant
8 9 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 9 (7.14%) Security Analyst
8 9 (7.14%) Senior Auditor
9 8 (6.35%) IT Consultant
10 7 (5.56%) Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Senior IT Auditor
11 6 (4.76%) Internal Auditor
11 6 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) Application Security Specialist
12 5 (3.97%) Compliance Manager
12 5 (3.97%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) HTML
1 4 (3.17%) J2EE
1 4 (3.17%) JSP
1 4 (3.17%) LDAP
1 4 (3.17%) Middleware
1 4 (3.17%) OAuth
1 4 (3.17%) OAuth2
1 4 (3.17%) SailPoint
1 4 (3.17%) Servlets
1 4 (3.17%) SOAP
1 4 (3.17%) SPML
1 4 (3.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.97%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.17%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.17%) PMI
6 3 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.59%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.59%) iSeries
7 2 (1.59%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.79%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Windows
2 16 (12.70%) Linux
3 11 (8.73%) Unix
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.17%) AIX
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.59%) HPUX
8 2 (1.59%) Kali Linux
8 2 (1.59%) Solaris
8 2 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.48%) Risk Management
2 36 (28.57%) Information Security
3 31 (24.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 20 (15.87%) ITIL
7 16 (12.70%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (11.90%) Project Management
9 13 (10.32%) Analytics
9 13 (10.32%) Decision-Making
10 12 (9.52%) Business Continuity
11 9 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (6.35%) Change Management
12 8 (6.35%) Privileged Access Management
13 7 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.56%) Patch Management
13 7 (5.56%) Security Architecture
13 7 (5.56%) Security Management
13 7 (5.56%) Service Delivery
14 6 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.76%) SQL
2 4 (3.17%) BeanShell
2 4 (3.17%) Java
2 4 (3.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (33.33%) CISA
2 40 (31.75%) CISSP
3 35 (27.78%) Degree
4 29 (23.02%) CRISC
5 18 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (13.49%) CISM
7 9 (7.14%) GIAC
8 7 (5.56%) PMI Certification
9 6 (4.76%) CGEIT
10 5 (3.97%) CEH
10 5 (3.97%) IISP
11 4 (3.17%) Master's Degree
11 4 (3.17%) PMP
12 3 (2.38%) CIMA
12 3 (2.38%) GSEC
13 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.59%) MCSA
13 2 (1.59%) MCSE
13 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.59%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (25.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (13.49%) COBIT
3 9 (7.14%) GDPR
4 7 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (3.97%) PCI DSS
5 5 (3.97%) QA
6 4 (3.17%) COSO
7 3 (2.38%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (2.38%) Solvency II
8 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (1.59%) SLA
9 1 (0.79%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.79%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.79%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.79%) PMO
9 1 (0.79%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) SCCM
2 4 (3.17%) Nmap
2 4 (3.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (3.17%) WSUS
3 3 (2.38%) IBM BigFix
3 3 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) IBM
2 8 (6.35%) SAP
3 6 (4.76%) HP
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle
3 6 (4.76%) VMware
4 4 (3.17%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.17%) CA
4 4 (3.17%) Cisco
4 4 (3.17%) CyberArk
4 4 (3.17%) Ivanti
4 4 (3.17%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.17%) Novell
4 4 (3.17%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (3.17%) Ping Identity
4 4 (3.17%) Q1 Labs
4 4 (3.17%) Qualys
4 4 (3.17%) Sun
4 4 (3.17%) Sybase
5 3 (2.38%) WorldPay