Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 396 392
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4 +78
Permanent jobs citing CISA 169 159 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.51% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 1.90% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 132 134 191
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £50,125 £42,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,739 8,360 10,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.56% 26.72% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,910 6,719 8,447
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the South East

CISA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for CISA in the South East

CISA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in the South East

CISA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Thames Valley +42 49 £63,750 +21.43% 7
Berkshire +34 48 £63,750 -2.67% 4
Hampshire +35 44 £60,000 +22.45% 2
Surrey +18 23 £57,500 -15.13% 6
East Sussex -8 19 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Kent +13 18 £60,000 -14.29%
West Sussex -15 8 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 1 - - 1
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CISA.

1 145 (85.80%) CISSP
2 134 (79.29%) CISM
3 104 (61.54%) Information Security
4 71 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (41.42%) Cybersecurity
6 56 (33.14%) CEH
7 52 (30.77%) Finance
8 49 (28.99%) Risk Management
9 45 (26.63%) Management Information System
10 44 (26.04%) ITIL
10 44 (26.04%) SIEM
10 44 (26.04%) COBIT
11 37 (21.89%) Firewall
12 36 (21.30%) CRISC
13 35 (20.71%) PCI DSS
14 29 (17.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (17.16%) Degree
14 29 (17.16%) GDPR
15 27 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (14.20%) Data Protection
16 24 (14.20%) Internal Audit
17 23 (13.61%) Threat Intelligence
17 23 (13.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
17 23 (13.61%) SSCP
18 22 (13.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 21 (12.43%) Computer Science
19 21 (12.43%) Security Monitoring
19 21 (12.43%) Security Operations
20 20 (11.83%) Vulnerability Management
21 19 (11.24%) Legal

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) SAP GRC
2 4 (2.37%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.89%) Firewall
2 12 (7.10%) Broadband
3 10 (5.92%) Network Security
4 6 (3.55%) Internet
5 5 (2.96%) VPN
6 4 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.37%) IPsec
7 3 (1.78%) LAN
7 3 (1.78%) SSL
7 3 (1.78%) WAN
7 3 (1.78%) Wireless
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (1.18%) Intranet
8 2 (1.18%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.18%) SAN
9 1 (0.59%) SCCP
9 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) Geospatial Data
General
1 52 (30.77%) Finance
2 19 (11.24%) Legal
3 18 (10.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.59%) Law
4 1 (0.59%) Local Government
4 1 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (21.89%) Analyst
2 32 (18.93%) Security Analyst
3 28 (16.57%) Security Officer
4 23 (13.61%) Information Security Officer
5 22 (13.02%) Security Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) IT Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) IT Security Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Senior IT Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Senior Security Engineer
7 18 (10.65%) Auditor
7 18 (10.65%) IT Manager
7 18 (10.65%) Risk Manager
8 17 (10.06%) Head of Security
9 15 (8.88%) Information Analyst
9 15 (8.88%) Information Officer
9 15 (8.88%) Information Security Analyst
9 15 (8.88%) Security Auditor
9 15 (8.88%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (8.88%) Senior Security Analyst
10 14 (8.28%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.63%) Management Information System
2 27 (15.98%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (5.92%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 8 (4.73%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.18%) LIMS
9 2 (1.18%) PKI
10 1 (0.59%) CESG
10 1 (0.59%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.59%) Life Science
10 1 (0.59%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.88%) Linux
2 5 (2.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.54%) Information Security
2 70 (41.42%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (28.99%) Risk Management
4 44 (26.04%) ITIL
4 44 (26.04%) SIEM
5 29 (17.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (14.20%) Data Protection
6 24 (14.20%) Internal Audit
7 23 (13.61%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 23 (13.61%) Threat Intelligence
8 21 (12.43%) Computer Science
8 21 (12.43%) Security Monitoring
8 21 (12.43%) Security Operations
9 20 (11.83%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (10.65%) IT Audit
11 17 (10.06%) Incident Management
12 16 (9.47%) Security Management
13 15 (8.88%) Information Assurance
13 15 (8.88%) Information Security Management
14 14 (8.28%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 145 (85.80%) CISSP
2 134 (79.29%) CISM
3 56 (33.14%) CEH
4 36 (21.30%) CRISC
5 29 (17.16%) Degree
6 23 (13.61%) SSCP
7 15 (8.88%) OSCP
7 15 (8.88%) SANS
8 11 (6.51%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (4.73%) CREST Certified
10 7 (4.14%) GIAC
10 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.78%) CGEIT
14 2 (1.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (1.18%) CCIE
14 2 (1.18%) MCP
14 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (42.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (26.04%) COBIT
3 35 (20.71%) PCI DSS
4 29 (17.16%) GDPR
5 9 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (2.37%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (1.18%) IASME
8 2 (1.18%) RMADS
9 1 (0.59%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (5.92%) CSIRT
2 6 (3.55%) Nessus
3 5 (2.96%) Core Impact
3 5 (2.96%) Nexpose
3 5 (2.96%) OpenVAS
3 5 (2.96%) QRadar
4 1 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.59%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (10.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.92%) ArcSight
2 10 (5.92%) SAP
3 8 (4.73%) Qualys
3 8 (4.73%) Symantec
4 6 (3.55%) Cisco
4 6 (3.55%) LogRhythm
4 6 (3.55%) Splunk
5 5 (2.96%) AlienVault
5 5 (2.96%) Aveksa
5 5 (2.96%) Bomgar
5 5 (2.96%) CyberArk
5 5 (2.96%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.78%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.78%) McAfee
6 3 (1.78%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.18%) Citrix
7 2 (1.18%) Sophos
7 2 (1.18%) VMware
7 2 (1.18%) Zscaler