Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Audit Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Audit Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1180 1205 1272
Rank change year-on-year +25 +67 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Audit Analyst 26 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.021% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 27
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% +8.00% -44.85%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,050 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £41,741 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.58% +11.31% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Audit Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Audit Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Audit Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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
England +12 26 £50,000 +23.46%
London +20 17 £60,000 +84.62%
North of England +19 9 £41,500 -24.55%
UK excluding London +16 9 £41,500 -0.58%
North West +5 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Audit Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Audit Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 19 (73.08%) Degree
3 17 (65.38%) Finance
4 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
4 15 (57.69%) Analytics
5 12 (46.15%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (46.15%) Tableau
5 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
5 12 (46.15%) Information Security
5 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
6 11 (42.31%) Asset Management
6 11 (42.31%) Statistics
6 11 (42.31%) Reinsurance
6 11 (42.31%) IT Audit
7 9 (34.62%) CISSP
8 7 (26.92%) Data Analytics
8 7 (26.92%) Internal Audit
9 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (23.08%) CISA
9 6 (23.08%) CISM
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
10 5 (19.23%) SAS
10 5 (19.23%) Spotfire
10 5 (19.23%) CRISC
10 5 (19.23%) Coaching
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (15.38%) KNIME
11 4 (15.38%) RapidMiner
11 4 (15.38%) QlikView

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (19.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Spotfire
2 4 (15.38%) KNIME
2 4 (15.38%) QlikView
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Text Mining
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 11 (42.31%) Reinsurance
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 15 (57.69%) Analytics
3 12 (46.15%) Data Visualisation
3 12 (46.15%) Information Security
3 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
4 11 (42.31%) Asset Management
4 11 (42.31%) IT Audit
4 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
4 11 (42.31%) Statistics
5 7 (26.92%) Data Analytics
5 7 (26.92%) Internal Audit
6 5 (19.23%) Coaching
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (11.54%) Data Security
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CISSP
3 6 (23.08%) CISA
3 6 (23.08%) CISM
4 5 (19.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Tableau
2 4 (15.38%) RapidMiner
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle