The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 170 174
Rank change year-on-year -22 +4  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 8 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.85% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Median salary £61,250 £72,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.51% +110.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  

CISA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 924 825 1106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.48% 24.09% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 706 681 892
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +3.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing CISA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Manchester

CISA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for CISA in Manchester

CISA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in Manchester

CISA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 - -
CISA
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing CISA 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISA.

1 21 (87.50%) Information Security
2 20 (83.33%) CISSP
3 19 (79.17%) CISM
4 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
4 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (37.50%) COBIT
5 9 (37.50%) CRISC
6 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (20.83%) Information Governance
8 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Information Assurance
8 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
8 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Firewall
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
9 4 (16.67%) Security Management
9 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 4 (16.67%) SIEM
9 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (12.50%) Server Hardening
10 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) Network Security

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Head of IT
2 5 (20.83%) Head of Security
2 5 (20.83%) Information Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Head of IT Security
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Information
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Information Assurance
5 2 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.17%) iPhone
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (20.83%) Information Assurance
5 5 (20.83%) Information Governance
5 5 (20.83%) Security Operations
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 4 (16.67%) Security Management
6 4 (16.67%) SIEM
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (12.50%) IT Strategy
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Server Hardening
8 2 (8.33%) Internal Audit
8 2 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) CISSP
2 19 (79.17%) CISM
3 9 (37.50%) CRISC
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) CEH
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (8.33%) CCNA
7 2 (8.33%) CCSP
7 2 (8.33%) CISMP
7 2 (8.33%) GCIA
7 2 (8.33%) GCIH
8 1 (4.17%) CCDP
8 1 (4.17%) CCIE
8 1 (4.17%) GPEN
8 1 (4.17%) ISACA
8 1 (4.17%) MCSE
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.17%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (37.50%) COBIT
3 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) GDPR
4 1 (4.17%) GPG13
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CSIRT