Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 269 325 348
Rank change year-on-year +56 +23 -12
Permanent jobs citing CISA 59 148 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.56% 0.75% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.18% 3.07% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 122 120
Median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% - -
10th Percentile £38,500 £31,325 £33,400
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.00%

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 the North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,856 4,818 4,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 17.71% 24.44% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,343 3,308 3,540
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing CISA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the North of England

CISA
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISA in the North of England.

Salary trend for CISA in the North of England

CISA
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISA in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for CISA in the North of England

CISA
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the North of England region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
North West +69 36 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire +69 22 £56,000 -2.61%
North East +20 1 £65,000 +30.00%
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for CISA.

1 44 (74.58%) CISSP
2 43 (72.88%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (71.19%) CISM
4 40 (67.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (54.24%) Information Security
6 30 (50.85%) Risk Management
7 28 (47.46%) PCI DSS
8 19 (32.20%) NIST
9 18 (30.51%) ITIL
10 16 (27.12%) Finance
11 14 (23.73%) Data Security
11 14 (23.73%) Azure
12 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 12 (20.34%) Data Protection
13 12 (20.34%) CEH
13 12 (20.34%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (18.64%) AWS
14 11 (18.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 10 (16.95%) Security Management
15 10 (16.95%) Degree
15 10 (16.95%) COBIT
15 10 (16.95%) CRISC
16 9 (15.25%) ISMS
17 8 (13.56%) Information Security Management
17 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
17 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
17 8 (13.56%) Security Operations
18 7 (11.86%) Internal Audit

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Azure
2 11 (18.64%) AWS
3 5 (8.47%) PaaS
4 4 (6.78%) IaaS
4 4 (6.78%) Serverless
5 2 (3.39%) GCP
5 2 (3.39%) SaaS
6 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.69%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 1 (1.69%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.69%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.69%) Snyk
2 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Security Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Security Specialist
5 7 (11.86%) Information Security Specialist
5 7 (11.86%) Information Specialist
6 6 (10.17%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Information Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Information Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Compliance Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Governance Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Information Assurance Specialist
8 4 (6.78%) Managing Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Life Science
3 2 (3.39%) Cyberattack
3 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 2 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Animation
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Kali Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (54.24%) Information Security
3 30 (50.85%) Risk Management
4 18 (30.51%) ITIL
5 14 (23.73%) Data Security
6 12 (20.34%) Data Protection
6 12 (20.34%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Security Management
8 9 (15.25%) ISMS
9 8 (13.56%) Information Security Management
9 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (13.56%) Security Operations
10 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.86%) Internal Audit
10 7 (11.86%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) Security Architecture
11 6 (10.17%) SIEM
12 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Go
2 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) CISSP
2 42 (71.19%) CISM
3 13 (22.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (20.34%) CEH
5 10 (16.95%) CRISC
5 10 (16.95%) Degree
6 6 (10.17%) PCI QSA
7 5 (8.47%) SSCP
8 4 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.08%) CGEIT
9 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (3.39%) ACCA
10 2 (3.39%) CCSP
10 2 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (3.39%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (3.39%) CREST Certified
10 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (67.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (47.46%) PCI DSS
3 19 (32.20%) NIST
4 11 (18.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (16.95%) COBIT
6 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (8.47%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (8.47%) GDPR
8 3 (5.08%) NCSC
9 2 (3.39%) GLBA
9 2 (3.39%) HIPAA
9 2 (3.39%) SLA
10 1 (1.69%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Nessus
2 2 (3.39%) Terraform
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) VMware