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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 214 240
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 42 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 1.38% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £39,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1414 1377 1817
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.65% 24.06% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1119 1397
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Cheshire +18 22 £55,000 +4.76%
Manchester -19 17 £52,500 +15.38% 7
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 59 (81.94%) CISSP
2 58 (80.56%) Information Security
3 51 (70.83%) CISM
4 37 (51.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (43.06%) Risk Management
6 25 (34.72%) Finance
6 25 (34.72%) Management Information System
7 23 (31.94%) Degree
8 17 (23.61%) PCI DSS
8 17 (23.61%) CRISC
9 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 13 (18.06%) Risk Assessment
11 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (16.67%) ISMS
11 12 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (16.67%) Retail
12 11 (15.28%) COBIT
12 11 (15.28%) IT Governance
12 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (13.89%) Data Security
13 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (13.89%) Internal Audit
14 9 (12.50%) Data Protection
14 9 (12.50%) Information Assurance
14 9 (12.50%) Security Management
14 9 (12.50%) Information Security Management
14 9 (12.50%) Legal
15 8 (11.11%) ISO22301
15 8 (11.11%) IT Strategy
16 7 (9.72%) Demand Management

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 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Firewall
2 6 (8.33%) Network Security
3 4 (5.56%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.78%) Broadband
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (1.39%) Ingres
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 9 (12.50%) Legal
4 6 (8.33%) Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 15 (20.83%) Security Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Head of Security
4 8 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 8 (11.11%) Security Officer
5 7 (9.72%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (9.72%) Risk Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Security Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Chief Information Officer
6 6 (8.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
6 6 (8.33%) Chief Security Officer
6 6 (8.33%) CIO
6 6 (8.33%) Head of IT Security
6 6 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Information Manager
6 6 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) CISSP Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Head of Information
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.72%) Management Information System
2 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.17%) CESG
6 2 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) iPhone
7 1 (1.39%) PKI
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (80.56%) Information Security
2 31 (43.06%) Risk Management
3 13 (18.06%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (16.67%) ISMS
5 11 (15.28%) IT Governance
5 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.89%) Data Security
6 10 (13.89%) Internal Audit
7 9 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 9 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 9 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 9 (12.50%) Security Management
8 8 (11.11%) IT Strategy
9 7 (9.72%) Business Continuity
9 7 (9.72%) Demand Management
10 6 (8.33%) Economics
10 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
10 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (81.94%) CISSP
2 51 (70.83%) CISM
3 23 (31.94%) Degree
4 17 (23.61%) CRISC
5 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (8.33%) MCSE
6 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.94%) CNA
7 5 (6.94%) CNE
7 5 (6.94%) ISSAP
7 5 (6.94%) Novell Certification
7 5 (6.94%) PCI QSA
8 4 (5.56%) CEH
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (4.17%) QiCA
9 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (51.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (23.61%) PCI DSS
3 11 (15.28%) COBIT
4 8 (11.11%) ISO22301
5 7 (9.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (8.33%) SLA
7 2 (2.78%) GDPR
8 1 (1.39%) BS25999
8 1 (1.39%) COSO
8 1 (1.39%) GPG13
8 1 (1.39%) HIPAA
8 1 (1.39%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) CSIRT
1 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.39%) Citrix
2 1 (1.39%) Juniper
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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