Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IT Audit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Audit over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Auditing
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 504 558
Rank change year-on-year -24 +54 +29
Permanent jobs citing IT Audit 30 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 42
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £27,875 £29,000 £41,302
90th Percentile £65,525 £66,375 £91,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.38% +11.90% -4.55%

IT Audit is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,110 26,519 33,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 88.00% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22,466 21,945 28,312
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

IT Audit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Audit in the South East

IT Audit
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for IT Audit in the South East

IT Audit
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Audit in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Audit in the South East

IT Audit
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 IT Audit within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 July 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 +16 12 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Hampshire -15 9 £55,750 -7.08% 1
Berkshire -9 6 £57,500 -8.00%
Surrey -11 6 £55,000 +83.33%
Oxfordshire - 4 £66,000 - 1
Kent +7 2 £27,500 -54.17%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £52,500 -44.74%
IT Audit
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing IT Audit 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 IT Audit.

1 11 (36.67%) CISA
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Time Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (26.67%) Change Management
4 8 (26.67%) SOAP
4 8 (26.67%) CISSP
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) QA
4 8 (26.67%) Selenium
4 8 (26.67%) Kanban
4 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
4 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 8 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) GDPR
6 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (13.33%) API Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Talend
8 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity

IT Audit
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 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Selenium
1 8 (26.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Auditor
3 4 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) IT Auditor
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Auditor
3 4 (13.33%) Senior IT Auditor
3 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Audit Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) SOAP
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Time Management
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (26.67%) Change Management
3 8 (26.67%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (26.67%) Kanban
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.33%) API Testing
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C#
1 4 (13.33%) C++
1 4 (13.33%) Java
1 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CISA
2 8 (26.67%) CISSP
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) CISM
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.67%) CRISC
4 2 (6.67%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
2 7 (23.33%) GDPR
3 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.67%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Talend
2 2 (6.67%) Capita
2 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.33%) Symantec