Period
to 18 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 18 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 313 322
Rank change year-on-year +40 +9 +16
Permanent jobs citing CISA 90 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 1.66% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58 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 £32,125 £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 2,557 2,779 3,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.09% 22.53% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,946 2,144 2,474
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
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 18 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 18 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 +31 45 £70,000 +16.67% 4
Cheshire -28 24 £43,000 +43.33%
Merseyside +26 4 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Lancashire +10 4 £32,500 -31.58% 2
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 88 (97.78%) CISSP
2 77 (85.56%) CISM
3 72 (80.00%) Information Security
4 66 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 37 (41.11%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (35.56%) CRISC
6 32 (35.56%) Data Security
7 28 (31.11%) Finance
7 28 (31.11%) Degree
8 26 (28.89%) Legal
8 26 (28.89%) Project Management
9 25 (27.78%) Risk Management
10 23 (25.56%) GDPR
11 21 (23.33%) PCI DSS
12 19 (21.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (21.11%) IT Audit
12 19 (21.11%) Analytics
13 18 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (18.89%) Matrix Organization
15 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 16 (17.78%) Data Analytics
16 15 (16.67%) Retail
17 14 (15.56%) ITIL
17 14 (15.56%) Data Protection
18 13 (14.44%) COBIT
19 12 (13.33%) Front Office
19 12 (13.33%) Data Privacy
20 11 (12.22%) Internet
21 10 (11.11%) 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) IaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.33%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) OneDrive
2 3 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) Network Security
3 5 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) GIS
General
1 28 (31.11%) Finance
2 26 (28.89%) Legal
3 15 (16.67%) Retail
4 12 (13.33%) Front Office
5 7 (7.78%) Law
6 4 (4.44%) Marketing
7 2 (2.22%) Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Security Manager
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 18 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Information Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Information Manager
3 17 (18.89%) Information Security Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Information Security Manager
4 14 (15.56%) IT Manager
4 14 (15.56%) IT Risk Manager
4 14 (15.56%) Risk Manager
5 13 (14.44%) Security Specialist
6 11 (12.22%) Information Security Specialist
6 11 (12.22%) Information Specialist
7 10 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
7 10 (11.11%) Security Officer
8 7 (7.78%) Audit Manager
8 7 (7.78%) CISSP Manager
8 7 (7.78%) IT Audit Manager
9 6 (6.67%) Information Officer
10 5 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.33%) Smart Energy
4 3 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.33%) Wiki
5 2 (2.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) CESG
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (80.00%) Information Security
2 37 (41.11%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (35.56%) Data Security
4 26 (28.89%) Project Management
5 25 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 19 (21.11%) Analytics
6 19 (21.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (21.11%) IT Audit
6 19 (21.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (18.89%) Matrix Organization
9 16 (17.78%) Data Analytics
9 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 14 (15.56%) Data Protection
10 14 (15.56%) ITIL
11 12 (13.33%) Data Privacy
12 10 (11.11%) Internal Audit
13 9 (10.00%) Data Transformation
13 9 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
14 8 (8.89%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (97.78%) CISSP
2 77 (85.56%) CISM
3 32 (35.56%) CRISC
4 28 (31.11%) Degree
5 9 (10.00%) QiCA
6 8 (8.89%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 7 (7.78%) SSCP
8 6 (6.67%) CEH
9 3 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (2.22%) CISMP
11 1 (1.11%) CITP
11 1 (1.11%) CNE
11 1 (1.11%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.11%) IISP
11 1 (1.11%) MCP
11 1 (1.11%) MCSE
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (25.56%) GDPR
3 21 (23.33%) PCI DSS
4 13 (14.44%) COBIT
5 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (5.56%) COSO
6 5 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (3.33%) HIPAA
7 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (2.22%) ISO 31000
9 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (1.11%) ISO 22301
9 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (1.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (3.33%) Forcepoint
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft