Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 420 387
Rank change year-on-year +58 -33 +110
Permanent jobs citing CISA 178 118 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.31% 1.46% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 139 106 202
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £42,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.36% +1.60% +8.70%

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 7,722 8,072 11,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.10% 27.80% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,010 6,539 9,192
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +10 39 £62,500 +4.17% 7
Berkshire +6 38 £62,500 +13.64% 6
Kent +33 36 £60,000 +7.87% 1
Surrey +20 36 £57,500 -11.54% 7
Hampshire 0 32 £58,750 -12.96% 2
East Sussex -19 19 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Sussex +2 7 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - - 1
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 157 (88.20%) CISSP
2 145 (81.46%) CISM
3 108 (60.67%) Information Security
4 78 (43.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (38.76%) Finance
6 51 (28.65%) CEH
7 50 (28.09%) Risk Management
7 50 (28.09%) ITIL
7 50 (28.09%) PCI DSS
8 48 (26.97%) Cybersecurity
9 45 (25.28%) SIEM
10 42 (23.60%) COBIT
11 36 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (20.22%) Security Monitoring
12 34 (19.10%) GDPR
12 34 (19.10%) Firewall
13 26 (14.61%) Management Information System
14 25 (14.04%) Internal Audit
15 24 (13.48%) Splunk
16 23 (12.92%) ArcSight
16 23 (12.92%) SSCP
16 23 (12.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 22 (12.36%) Qualys
18 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (11.24%) Nessus
19 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
20 19 (10.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 19 (10.67%) Computer Science
20 19 (10.67%) Data Protection
21 18 (10.11%) Information Assurance

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 4 (2.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.93%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.69%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.10%) Firewall
2 16 (8.99%) Network Security
3 12 (6.74%) Broadband
4 8 (4.49%) VPN
5 7 (3.93%) SSL
6 6 (3.37%) IPsec
7 5 (2.81%) LAN
8 4 (2.25%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (1.69%) Internet
9 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.69%) WAN
9 3 (1.69%) Wireless
10 2 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.12%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.56%) SCCP
11 1 (0.56%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 69 (38.76%) Finance
2 20 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.81%) Legal
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Law
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (24.16%) Analyst
2 36 (20.22%) Security Analyst
3 29 (16.29%) Security Officer
4 25 (14.04%) Security Engineer
5 24 (13.48%) Information Analyst
5 24 (13.48%) Information Security Analyst
6 21 (11.80%) Information Security Officer
7 19 (10.67%) IT Engineer
7 19 (10.67%) IT Security Engineer
7 19 (10.67%) Risk Manager
7 19 (10.67%) Senior IT Engineer
7 19 (10.67%) Senior Security Engineer
8 17 (9.55%) Architect
8 17 (9.55%) Security Architect
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Analyst
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Information Analyst
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 16 (8.99%) Senior Security Analyst
10 15 (8.43%) Auditor
10 15 (8.43%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.55%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (3.93%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.81%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.69%) NHS
8 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.12%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.93%) Windows
2 5 (2.81%) Linux
3 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (60.67%) Information Security
2 50 (28.09%) ITIL
2 50 (28.09%) Risk Management
3 48 (26.97%) Cybersecurity
4 45 (25.28%) SIEM
5 36 (20.22%) Security Monitoring
5 36 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (14.04%) Internal Audit
7 19 (10.67%) Data Protection
8 18 (10.11%) Information Assurance
8 18 (10.11%) IT Audit
9 17 (9.55%) ISMS
10 16 (8.99%) Privileged Access Management
11 15 (8.43%) Identity Access Management
11 15 (8.43%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (7.87%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 14 (7.87%) Data Security
12 14 (7.87%) Threat Intelligence
13 13 (7.30%) Security Architecture
14 11 (6.18%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.12%) Python
2 1 (0.56%) C
2 1 (0.56%) C++
2 1 (0.56%) Java
2 1 (0.56%) Perl
2 1 (0.56%) PHP
2 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 157 (88.20%) CISSP
2 145 (81.46%) CISM
3 51 (28.65%) CEH
4 23 (12.92%) SSCP
5 18 (10.11%) Degree
6 17 (9.55%) CRISC
7 10 (5.62%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.06%) GIAC
8 9 (5.06%) SANS
9 7 (3.93%) PCI QSA
10 5 (2.81%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 4 (2.25%) IISP
11 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.69%) CGEIT
12 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.69%) ISSAP
13 2 (1.12%) CCNP
13 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.12%) CREST Certified
14 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (43.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (28.09%) PCI DSS
3 42 (23.60%) COBIT
4 34 (19.10%) GDPR
5 23 (12.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (3.93%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (2.81%) QA
8 4 (2.25%) ISAE 3402
8 4 (2.25%) ISO 9001
9 3 (1.69%) GPG13
10 2 (1.12%) IASME
10 2 (1.12%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.12%) ISO 31000
10 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.56%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.56%) PSD2
11 1 (0.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (11.24%) Nessus
2 16 (8.99%) Core Impact
2 16 (8.99%) Nexpose
2 16 (8.99%) OpenVAS
2 16 (8.99%) QRadar
3 2 (1.12%) OSSEC
3 2 (1.12%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (13.48%) Splunk
2 23 (12.92%) ArcSight
3 22 (12.36%) Qualys
4 18 (10.11%) SolarWinds
5 17 (9.55%) CyberArk
5 17 (9.55%) LogRhythm
6 16 (8.99%) AlienVault
6 16 (8.99%) Aveksa
6 16 (8.99%) Bomgar
7 15 (8.43%) Cisco
8 8 (4.49%) McAfee
9 7 (3.93%) SAP
10 6 (3.37%) Juniper
11 4 (2.25%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (2.25%) Centrify
11 4 (2.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.25%) IBM
11 4 (2.25%) Tripwire
12 3 (1.69%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.69%) Microsoft