Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 289 316
Rank change year-on-year +27 +27 +48
Permanent jobs citing CISA 114 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 0.42% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 1.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 73 47 22
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,250 £36,000 £33,800
90th Percentile £79,900 £70,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 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 2935 2780 3409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.43% 24.05% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2212 2283 2636
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.60%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,658 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +3.68% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +4 56 £55,000 +2.33% 3
Cheshire +14 42 £59,250 +12.86% 1
Lancashire -1 7 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Merseyside -8 1 - -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 94 (82.46%) Information Security
2 87 (76.32%) CISSP
3 74 (64.91%) CISM
4 61 (53.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 46 (40.35%) Finance
6 35 (30.70%) Management Information System
7 33 (28.95%) CRISC
8 28 (24.56%) Degree
9 25 (21.93%) Risk Management
10 23 (20.18%) Retail
11 20 (17.54%) Project Management
12 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 19 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 19 (16.67%) GDPR
13 18 (15.79%) PCI DSS
14 17 (14.91%) Process Improvement
15 16 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (13.16%) ISMS
16 15 (13.16%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
16 15 (13.16%) Legal
16 15 (13.16%) Internet
17 14 (12.28%) Identity Management
17 14 (12.28%) Security+ Certification
17 14 (12.28%) IT Governance
17 14 (12.28%) CompTIA Security+
18 13 (11.40%) Virtual Team
18 13 (11.40%) Data Security
18 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (11.40%) CNA

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 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.88%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) Internet
2 11 (9.65%) Firewall
3 8 (7.02%) Network Security
4 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.75%) Broadband
5 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) GIS
2 1 (0.88%) Ingres
General
1 46 (40.35%) Finance
2 23 (20.18%) Retail
3 15 (13.16%) Legal
4 4 (3.51%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.63%) Billing
5 3 (2.63%) Games
5 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (35.96%) Analyst
2 38 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 17 (14.91%) Security Manager
4 16 (14.04%) Information Analyst
4 16 (14.04%) Information Security Analyst
5 14 (12.28%) Head of Security
6 13 (11.40%) Compliance Analyst
6 13 (11.40%) Information Security Manager
7 11 (9.65%) Risk Manager
8 10 (8.77%) Information Manager
8 10 (8.77%) IT Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) IT Security Analyst
9 9 (7.89%) CISSP Manager
9 9 (7.89%) Consultant
10 8 (7.02%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (7.02%) Security Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
12 5 (4.39%) CISSP Analyst
12 5 (4.39%) Information Risk Analyst
12 5 (4.39%) IT Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.70%) Management Information System
2 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.40%) Virtual Team
4 11 (9.65%) Smart Energy
4 11 (9.65%) Smart Meter
5 9 (7.89%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.39%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.51%) CESG
8 2 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.75%) FMCG
8 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.88%) iPhone
9 1 (0.88%) iSeries
9 1 (0.88%) NHS
9 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Unix
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Android
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (82.46%) Information Security
2 25 (21.93%) Risk Management
3 20 (17.54%) Project Management
4 19 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 17 (14.91%) Process Improvement
6 16 (14.04%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (13.16%) ISMS
8 14 (12.28%) Identity Management
8 14 (12.28%) IT Governance
9 13 (11.40%) Data Security
10 12 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (10.53%) Information Security Management
10 12 (10.53%) IT Strategy
10 12 (10.53%) Security Management
11 11 (9.65%) Coaching
11 11 (9.65%) IT Audit
11 11 (9.65%) ITIL
11 11 (9.65%) Security Architecture
12 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
12 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (76.32%) CISSP
2 74 (64.91%) CISM
3 33 (28.95%) CRISC
4 28 (24.56%) Degree
5 15 (13.16%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 14 (12.28%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (12.28%) Security+ Certification
7 13 (11.40%) CNA
7 13 (11.40%) CNE
7 13 (11.40%) MCSE
7 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (11.40%) Novell Certification
8 12 (10.53%) CISMP
8 12 (10.53%) SANS
9 6 (5.26%) ACCA
9 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 4 (3.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (2.63%) QiCA
11 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (53.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (16.67%) GDPR
3 18 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 12 (10.53%) SLA
5 10 (8.77%) COBIT
6 9 (7.89%) ISO 22301
7 8 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 4 (3.51%) QA
10 3 (2.63%) COSO
10 3 (2.63%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.88%) BS25999
11 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.88%) PMO
11 1 (0.88%) SSAE 16
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 6 (5.26%) Juniper
1 6 (5.26%) SAP
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle
3 2 (1.75%) Citrix
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £63000.00 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, pension, bonus, PMI
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £0 - 50k per year
Posted: 13 days ago