Period
to 9 May 2021

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 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 187 188 227
Rank change year-on-year +1 +39 +21
Permanent jobs citing CISA 11 28 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 3.79% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 38
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,875 £37,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £45,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £51,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% -15.00% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £71,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £85,625 £80,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £53,700 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.86% -10.50% +4.35%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 607 738 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.97% 16.95% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 430 549 1,109
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,650 £26,000
25th Percentile £39,176 £33,750 £35,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £73,875 £77,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CISA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Manchester

CISA
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISA in Manchester.

Salary trend for CISA in Manchester

CISA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISA in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for CISA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT jobs citing CISA 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISA.

1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) CISM
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Measurement
3 7 (63.64%) NIST
4 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (54.55%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) COBIT
6 2 (18.18%) Social Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Law
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Due Diligence
7 1 (9.09%) DevSecOps
7 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
7 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 1 (9.09%) ISMS
7 1 (9.09%) OWASP
7 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (9.09%) SaaS
7 1 (9.09%) PaaS
7 1 (9.09%) REST

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Social Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Security
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technology Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Measurement
2 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (54.55%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Internal Audit
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) DevSecOps
5 1 (9.09%) Due Diligence
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) ISMS
5 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) ACCA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (9.09%) CIMA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (9.09%) CRISC
4 1 (9.09%) GIAC
4 1 (9.09%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) NIST
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP