Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 320 316
Rank change year-on-year +58 -4 +25
Permanent jobs citing CISA 111 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.84% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.93% 1.78% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75 43 19
North West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,750 £45,250
90th Percentile £79,200 £74,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2826 2808 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.39% 22.51% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2162 2235 2533
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the North West

CISA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for CISA in the North West

CISA
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in the North West

CISA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Manchester +19 58 £56,250 -6.25% 4
Cheshire -9 34 £44,000 -12.00%
Lancashire +11 11 £42,500 +26.87%
Merseyside +16 2 - -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North West region with a requirement for CISA.

1 96 (86.49%) CISSP
2 95 (85.59%) Information Security
3 93 (83.78%) CISM
4 78 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (36.94%) CRISC
6 39 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
7 38 (34.23%) Project Management
8 33 (29.73%) Degree
9 32 (28.83%) Finance
10 30 (27.03%) Data Security
11 27 (24.32%) Risk Management
12 25 (22.52%) Legal
13 23 (20.72%) PCI DSS
14 22 (19.82%) Management Information System
15 21 (18.92%) ITIL
15 21 (18.92%) Analytics
16 20 (18.02%) Data Analytics
16 20 (18.02%) GDPR
17 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (17.12%) Retail
18 18 (16.22%) Internet
18 18 (16.22%) Matrix Organization
19 17 (15.32%) Root Cause Analysis
19 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
20 15 (13.51%) Data Protection
20 15 (13.51%) IT Audit
20 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
20 15 (13.51%) Security Management
20 15 (13.51%) COBIT
21 14 (12.61%) Smart Energy

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.90%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) SaaS
2 4 (3.60%) IaaS
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) Office 365
3 3 (2.70%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.22%) Internet
2 9 (8.11%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) Network Security
4 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) GIS
General
1 32 (28.83%) Finance
2 25 (22.52%) Legal
3 19 (17.12%) Retail
4 10 (9.01%) Front Office
5 5 (4.50%) Law
6 4 (3.60%) Marketing
6 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.70%) Banking
7 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.80%) Billing
8 2 (1.80%) Games
9 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.90%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (30.63%) Analyst
1 34 (30.63%) Security Analyst
2 26 (23.42%) Information Analyst
2 26 (23.42%) Information Security Analyst
2 26 (23.42%) Security Manager
3 19 (17.12%) Information Manager
3 19 (17.12%) Information Security Manager
4 13 (11.71%) Security Specialist
5 11 (9.91%) Information Security Specialist
5 11 (9.91%) Information Specialist
5 11 (9.91%) Risk Manager
6 10 (9.01%) CISSP Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Consultant
7 7 (6.31%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
8 6 (5.41%) IT Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.50%) Cybersecurity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.61%) Smart Energy
2 14 (12.61%) Smart Meter
3 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.60%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.70%) FMCG
6 3 (2.70%) Wiki
7 1 (0.90%) CESG
7 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.90%) iSeries
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (85.59%) Information Security
2 39 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (34.23%) Project Management
4 30 (27.03%) Data Security
5 27 (24.32%) Risk Management
6 21 (18.92%) Analytics
6 21 (18.92%) ITIL
7 20 (18.02%) Data Analytics
8 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (16.22%) Matrix Organization
10 17 (15.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (15.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (13.51%) Data Protection
11 15 (13.51%) IT Audit
11 15 (13.51%) Security Management
11 15 (13.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 12 (10.81%) Data Privacy
12 12 (10.81%) Information Security Management
12 12 (10.81%) Internal Audit
13 10 (9.01%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (86.49%) CISSP
2 93 (83.78%) CISM
3 41 (36.94%) CRISC
4 33 (29.73%) Degree
5 13 (11.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 8 (7.21%) CISMP
7 7 (6.31%) SANS
8 6 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (5.41%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (3.60%) ACCA
9 4 (3.60%) CEH
9 4 (3.60%) CNE
9 4 (3.60%) MCSE
9 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.60%) Novell Certification
9 4 (3.60%) SSCP
10 2 (1.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.80%) QiCA
11 1 (0.90%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (70.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (20.72%) PCI DSS
3 20 (18.02%) GDPR
4 15 (13.51%) COBIT
5 8 (7.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (6.31%) COSO
6 7 (6.31%) ISO 22301
7 6 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (3.60%) ISO 9001
9 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (3.60%) QA
10 3 (2.70%) SLA
11 2 (1.80%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.90%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.90%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (4.50%) SAP
2 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
2 4 (3.60%) Juniper
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Forcepoint
4 1 (0.90%) Citrix