The median annual salary for a Auditor was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Auditor
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 861 884
Rank change year-on-year +70 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 61 89 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.085% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.088% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 48 71 58
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Auditor in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Auditor in the UK

Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Auditor in the UK

Auditor
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Auditor over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Auditor in the UK

Auditor
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 57 £57,500 +21.05% 14
London +59 30 £70,000 +25.00% 4
West Midlands +32 9 £57,500 +27.77% 2
East of England +24 7 £45,000 +6.50% 3
Hertfordshire - 7 £45,000 - 3
Hatfield - 7 £45,000 - 2
South East +51 4 £47,671 +5.93%
Birmingham +25 4 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Glasgow - 4 £47,500 -
Scotland - 4 £47,500 -
North West -10 3 - - 1
Walsall - 3 £62,750 - 1
Surrey +33 2 - -
Warrington +11 2 - -
Cheshire +5 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £30,000 -
Tadworth - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £30,000 -
North East - 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire +38 1 £56,341 +25.20%
City of London +37 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Warwickshire +26 1 £45,000 +2.27%
South West +26 1 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Bristol -1 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Manchester -25 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £39,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £39,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £57,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -

Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Auditor 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 Auditor in the job title.

1 69 (66.35%) IT Audit
2 53 (50.96%) Finance
3 48 (46.15%) CISA
4 37 (35.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (33.65%) Internal Audit
6 34 (32.69%) Information Security
7 26 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 25 (24.04%) Banking
8 25 (24.04%) ISO 9001
9 23 (22.12%) Degree
10 18 (17.31%) CISSP
11 17 (16.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 16 (15.38%) CISM
12 16 (15.38%) ITIL
13 15 (14.42%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (12.50%) CRISC
14 13 (12.50%) Data Protection
14 13 (12.50%) Incident Management
14 13 (12.50%) Service Management
15 12 (11.54%) PCI DSS
16 11 (10.58%) Problem Management
16 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
17 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
17 10 (9.62%) Risk Analysis
18 9 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 9 (8.65%) Security Management
19 8 (7.69%) Information Security Management

Auditor 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:

Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
2 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Broadband
2 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 53 (50.96%) Finance
2 25 (24.04%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) International Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) CESG
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.96%) FMCG
5 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Unix
1 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (66.35%) IT Audit
2 35 (33.65%) Internal Audit
3 34 (32.69%) Information Security
4 26 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (15.38%) ITIL
6 15 (14.42%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 13 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 13 (12.50%) Service Management
8 11 (10.58%) Problem Management
8 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (9.62%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.65%) Security Management
11 8 (7.69%) Business Development
11 8 (7.69%) Information Security Management
12 7 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.73%) Information Assurance
13 6 (5.77%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (46.15%) CISA
2 23 (22.12%) Degree
3 18 (17.31%) CISSP
4 16 (15.38%) CISM
5 13 (12.50%) CRISC
6 8 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.73%) ACCA
8 5 (4.81%) CIMA
9 4 (3.85%) QiCA
10 2 (1.92%) GIAC
10 2 (1.92%) SANS
11 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.96%) HNC
11 1 (0.96%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (35.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (24.04%) ISO 9001
3 17 (16.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (11.54%) PCI DSS
5 8 (7.69%) COBIT
6 5 (4.81%) ISO22301
7 3 (2.88%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (2.88%) FATCA
7 3 (2.88%) QA
8 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
8 2 (1.92%) MiFID
9 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.96%) EMIR
9 1 (0.96%) IFRS
9 1 (0.96%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.96%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Computacenter
3 3 (2.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco
5 1 (0.96%) Sage
5 1 (0.96%) Sybase
5 1 (0.96%) Wallstreet Suite
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