Period
to 25 May 2020

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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 332 394 392
Rank change year-on-year +62 -2 +33
Permanent jobs citing CISA 79 130 176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 1.70% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68 104 156
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £44,300 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £83,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 4,273 7,647 8,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.69% 29.10% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,073 5,590 6,377
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CISA as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CISA in the South East.

Salary trend for CISA in the South East

CISA
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CISA in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

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 25 May 2020. 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 +41 28 £65,000 - 2
Surrey +73 24 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Oxfordshire +16 11 £51,518 -14.14%
Hampshire +45 10 £65,000 - 1
West Sussex +26 10 £65,000 +8.33%
Buckinghamshire +43 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Berkshire +30 8 £80,000 +18.52% 1
East Sussex +15 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Middlesex +7 3 - -
Kent +29 2 £30,000 +9.09%
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 70 (88.61%) CISSP
2 68 (86.08%) Information Security
3 49 (62.03%) CISM
4 43 (54.43%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (45.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (43.04%) Degree
7 24 (30.38%) Firewall
7 24 (30.38%) Finance
8 22 (27.85%) Security Management
9 21 (26.58%) Risk Management
9 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (25.32%) CRISC
11 19 (24.05%) NIST
12 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
12 18 (22.78%) GDPR
13 17 (21.52%) Network Security
14 16 (20.25%) Security Architecture
15 14 (17.72%) Information Security Management
16 13 (16.46%) Data Protection Act
16 13 (16.46%) Data Protection
16 13 (16.46%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (16.46%) Security Operations
17 12 (15.19%) OWASP
17 12 (15.19%) Risk Assessment
17 12 (15.19%) ITIL
18 11 (13.92%) PCI DSS
18 11 (13.92%) CEH
18 11 (13.92%) Information Management
18 11 (13.92%) Vulnerability Management
19 10 (12.66%) IISP

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 10 (12.66%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Azure
2 3 (3.80%) AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.38%) Firewall
2 17 (21.52%) Network Security
3 13 (16.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.86%) WAN
6 4 (5.06%) HTTP
7 3 (3.80%) VPN
8 2 (2.53%) SSL
9 1 (1.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Architect
2 20 (25.32%) Security Analyst
3 19 (24.05%) Security Architect
4 17 (21.52%) Security Manager
5 9 (11.39%) Information Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) IT Manager
6 8 (10.13%) IT Security Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Information Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.86%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Security Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 4 (5.06%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.80%) Consultant
10 3 (3.80%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Middleware
2 2 (2.53%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) OAuth
2 2 (2.53%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.46%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (8.86%) Cyber Defence
4 6 (7.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.06%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.80%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.80%) Smart Home
7 2 (2.53%) NHS
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Linux
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (86.08%) Information Security
2 43 (54.43%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (27.85%) Security Management
4 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (26.58%) Risk Management
5 16 (20.25%) Security Architecture
6 14 (17.72%) Information Security Management
7 13 (16.46%) Data Protection
7 13 (16.46%) Security Operations
8 12 (15.19%) ITIL
8 12 (15.19%) OWASP
8 12 (15.19%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (13.92%) Information Management
9 11 (13.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
11 9 (11.39%) Security Testing
11 9 (11.39%) TOGAF
12 8 (10.13%) Information Governance
12 8 (10.13%) Online Security
12 8 (10.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 70 (88.61%) CISSP
2 49 (62.03%) CISM
3 34 (43.04%) Degree
4 20 (25.32%) CRISC
5 11 (13.92%) CEH
6 10 (12.66%) IISP
6 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
7 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.59%) SSCP
9 5 (6.33%) CCNA
9 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
9 5 (6.33%) OSCP
10 4 (5.06%) CCIE
10 4 (5.06%) CCNP
10 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.80%) CGEIT
12 2 (2.53%) GIAC
12 2 (2.53%) ISEB
12 2 (2.53%) ISSAP
12 2 (2.53%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (45.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (24.05%) NIST
3 18 (22.78%) GDPR
4 11 (13.92%) PCI DSS
5 9 (11.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (7.59%) NIST 800
7 5 (6.33%) COBIT
7 5 (6.33%) NCSC
8 3 (3.80%) COSO
8 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
8 3 (3.80%) JSP 440
8 3 (3.80%) QA
8 3 (3.80%) SLA
9 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) IBM Guardium
1 3 (3.80%) Nessus
1 3 (3.80%) OSSEC
2 2 (2.53%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.53%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.53%) HP Fortify
2 2 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.53%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (6.33%) Qualys
2 5 (6.33%) Splunk
2 5 (6.33%) Tripwire
3 4 (5.06%) Palo Alto
4 3 (3.80%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (3.80%) Centrify
4 3 (3.80%) F5
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) McAfee
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.53%) Black Duck
5 2 (2.53%) CA
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.53%) Sonatype