Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 312 324
Rank change year-on-year +39 +12 +18
Permanent jobs citing CISA 89 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 1.65% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 8
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +12.82% -11.36%
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £37,275
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £58,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +3.45%

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 2,549 2,781 3,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.05% 22.55% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,937 2,143 2,492
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% -1.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +25 44 £70,000 +16.67% 4
Cheshire -27 24 £43,000 +43.33%
Merseyside +24 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Lancashire +6 4 £32,500 -31.58% 2
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 87 (97.75%) CISSP
2 76 (85.39%) CISM
3 71 (79.78%) Information Security
4 65 (73.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (41.57%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (35.96%) Data Security
7 31 (34.83%) CRISC
8 28 (31.46%) Degree
9 27 (30.34%) Finance
10 26 (29.21%) Legal
11 25 (28.09%) Risk Management
11 25 (28.09%) Project Management
12 22 (24.72%) GDPR
13 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
14 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (21.35%) IT Audit
14 19 (21.35%) Analytics
15 18 (20.22%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (19.10%) Matrix Organization
17 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
17 16 (17.98%) Data Analytics
18 15 (16.85%) Retail
19 14 (15.73%) ITIL
19 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
20 13 (14.61%) COBIT
21 12 (13.48%) Front Office
21 12 (13.48%) Data Privacy
22 11 (12.36%) Internet
23 10 (11.24%) Internal Audit

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 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) SaaS
2 3 (3.37%) IaaS
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.37%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) OneDrive
2 3 (3.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Internet
2 6 (6.74%) Network Security
3 5 (5.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) GIS
General
1 27 (30.34%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Legal
3 15 (16.85%) Retail
4 12 (13.48%) Front Office
5 7 (7.87%) Law
6 4 (4.49%) Marketing
7 2 (2.25%) Banking
7 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Security Manager
2 18 (20.22%) Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Security Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Information Analyst
3 17 (19.10%) Information Security Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Information Manager
4 16 (17.98%) Information Security Manager
5 14 (15.73%) IT Manager
5 14 (15.73%) IT Risk Manager
5 14 (15.73%) Risk Manager
6 13 (14.61%) Security Specialist
7 11 (12.36%) Information Security Specialist
7 11 (12.36%) Information Specialist
8 10 (11.24%) Information Security Officer
8 10 (11.24%) Security Officer
9 7 (7.87%) Audit Manager
9 7 (7.87%) CISSP Manager
9 7 (7.87%) IT Audit Manager
10 6 (6.74%) Information Officer
11 5 (5.62%) Cybersecurity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.62%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.37%) Smart Energy
4 3 (3.37%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.37%) Wiki
5 2 (2.25%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) CESG
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (79.78%) Information Security
2 37 (41.57%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (35.96%) Data Security
4 25 (28.09%) Project Management
4 25 (28.09%) Risk Management
5 19 (21.35%) Analytics
5 19 (21.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (21.35%) IT Audit
5 19 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (20.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (19.10%) Matrix Organization
8 16 (17.98%) Data Analytics
8 16 (17.98%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 14 (15.73%) Data Protection
9 14 (15.73%) ITIL
10 12 (13.48%) Data Privacy
11 10 (11.24%) Internal Audit
12 9 (10.11%) Data Transformation
12 9 (10.11%) Identity Access Management
13 8 (8.99%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (97.75%) CISSP
2 76 (85.39%) CISM
3 31 (34.83%) CRISC
4 28 (31.46%) Degree
5 9 (10.11%) QiCA
6 8 (8.99%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 7 (7.87%) SSCP
8 6 (6.74%) CEH
9 3 (3.37%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.25%) CISMP
11 1 (1.12%) CITP
11 1 (1.12%) CNE
11 1 (1.12%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.12%) IISP
11 1 (1.12%) MCP
11 1 (1.12%) MCSE
11 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (73.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (24.72%) GDPR
3 21 (23.60%) PCI DSS
4 13 (14.61%) COBIT
5 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (5.62%) COSO
6 5 (5.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (4.49%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (3.37%) HIPAA
8 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
9 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
9 2 (2.25%) ISO 31000
10 1 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (1.12%) ISO 22301
10 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 1 (1.12%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (3.37%) Forcepoint
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft