The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 435 556
Rank change year-on-year +37 +121  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 627 651 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.66% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 2.44% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 496 509 338
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £80,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +7.31%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20985 26732 29771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.64% 27.14% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16369 21503 23355
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CISA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the UK

CISA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CISA in the UK

CISA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in the UK

CISA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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 +37 605 £65,000 +13.04% 64
London +77 356 £67,500 +3.84% 37
North West +9 64 £55,000 +20.87% 7
City of London +44 60 £65,000 +62.50% 12
South East +36 56 £61,250 +6.52% 5
East of England +19 42 £47,500 -15.55% 3
West Midlands -12 40 £50,000 -2.43% 4
Yorkshire +5 34 £56,250 +10.29% 4
Hertfordshire +32 31 £55,000 -2.22% 1
West Yorkshire +17 31 £55,000 +7.84% 2
Cheshire +11 30 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Manchester -13 30 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Birmingham +3 24 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Leeds +1 22 £47,500 -6.86% 2
Surrey +14 20 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Canary Wharf +4 14 £66,250 -5.35%
Hampshire - 14 £60,000 -
Crewe - 13 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +9 12 £67,500 +20.00%
Berkshire +9 11 £55,000 -10.20% 1
Warrington +2 10 - -
Coventry -1 9 £55,000 +13.98% 3
Scotland +7 8 £52,500 -12.50% 1
St Albans - 8 £47,500 -
Essex - 8 £43,000 -
Barnet - 7 £45,000 -
Walsall - 7 £63,500 -
Reading +13 6 £46,250 -26.00% 1
Edinburgh -4 5 £52,500 -10.63%
Chelmsford - 5 £43,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CISA.

1 1001 (84.54%) CISSP
2 869 (73.40%) CISM
3 829 (70.02%) Information Security
4 506 (42.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 479 (40.46%) Finance
6 405 (34.21%) Risk Management
7 322 (27.20%) Degree
8 306 (25.84%) Cybersecurity
9 247 (20.86%) Management Information System
10 231 (19.51%) Data Protection
11 226 (19.09%) ITIL
12 218 (18.41%) PCI DSS
13 204 (17.23%) IT Audit
14 175 (14.78%) SIEM
15 171 (14.44%) CRISC
16 164 (13.85%) Banking
17 158 (13.34%) Security Management
18 147 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
19 138 (11.66%) Internal Audit
20 135 (11.40%) Linux
21 131 (11.06%) Security Architecture
22 130 (10.98%) Firewall
23 126 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
24 122 (10.30%) GIAC
24 122 (10.30%) Risk Assessment
25 121 (10.22%) COBIT
26 116 (9.80%) Windows
27 114 (9.63%) Oracle
28 110 (9.29%) Legal
29 109 (9.21%) PRINCE2

CISA
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 24 (2.03%) IIS
2 7 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.25%) Apache
3 3 (0.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.17%) CMS
4 2 (0.17%) JBoss
4 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.084%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.084%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.084%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.084%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Maya
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (1.27%) Sentinel
3 8 (0.68%) assyst
4 7 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.51%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.34%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.25%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.17%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.27%) IaaS
4 13 (1.10%) SaaS
5 11 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (0.84%) Office 365
7 6 (0.51%) PaaS
8 4 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.17%) G Suite
11 1 (0.084%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 130 (10.98%) Firewall
2 58 (4.90%) Network Security
3 37 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 32 (2.70%) Internet
5 28 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 28 (2.36%) Wireless
6 17 (1.44%) Cisco ISE
7 16 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (1.18%) WAN
9 13 (1.10%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (1.10%) LAN
9 13 (1.10%) Wireless Security
10 11 (0.93%) SSL
11 10 (0.84%) NetScreen
12 9 (0.76%) Kerberos
13 8 (0.68%) HTTP
13 8 (0.68%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.51%) LDAP
14 6 (0.51%) Value-Added Service
15 4 (0.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.76%) Big Data
1 9 (0.76%) GIS
1 9 (0.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.25%) MySQL
3 3 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.084%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.084%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.084%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.084%) Ingres
5 1 (0.084%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.084%) QlikView
5 1 (0.084%) Redis
5 1 (0.084%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.01%) Burp Suite
1 12 (1.01%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.59%) Metasploit
3 6 (0.51%) AppScan
3 6 (0.51%) Paros
4 2 (0.17%) WebScarab
5 1 (0.084%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.084%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.084%) Subversion
General
1 479 (40.46%) Finance
2 164 (13.85%) Banking
3 110 (9.29%) Legal
4 62 (5.24%) Retail
5 23 (1.94%) Law
6 22 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.35%) Local Government
8 15 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.93%) Marketing
11 9 (0.76%) Publishing
12 7 (0.59%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.51%) Games
14 4 (0.34%) Advertising
14 4 (0.34%) Electronics
14 4 (0.34%) Military
14 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 241 (20.35%) Analyst
2 200 (16.89%) Security Manager
3 192 (16.22%) Security Analyst
4 147 (12.42%) Consultant
5 125 (10.56%) Security Consultant
6 112 (9.46%) Information Analyst
7 108 (9.12%) Information Security Analyst
8 105 (8.87%) Information Security Manager
9 102 (8.61%) Information Manager
9 102 (8.61%) Risk Manager
10 101 (8.53%) IT Manager
11 82 (6.93%) Security Officer
12 71 (6.00%) Architect
13 66 (5.57%) Audit Manager
13 66 (5.57%) Security Architect
14 64 (5.41%) IT Audit Manager
15 62 (5.24%) Information Security Officer
16 61 (5.15%) IT Analyst
17 57 (4.81%) Cybersecurity Manager
18 54 (4.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.14%) SailPoint
2 13 (1.10%) 802.1X
3 9 (0.76%) boto
3 9 (0.76%) Web Services
4 6 (0.51%) Middleware
5 5 (0.42%) .NET
6 4 (0.34%) OAuth
6 4 (0.34%) RESTful
7 3 (0.25%) Node.js
7 3 (0.25%) XML
8 2 (0.17%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.17%) CGI
8 2 (0.17%) HTML
8 2 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.17%) SOAP
9 1 (0.084%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.084%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.084%) LAMP
9 1 (0.084%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.084%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 247 (20.86%) Management Information System
2 126 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (7.60%) Data Protection Act
4 86 (7.26%) Computer Science
5 52 (4.39%) CESG
6 29 (2.45%) Data Centre
7 22 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
9 17 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
10 16 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
12 12 (1.01%) Cybercrime
13 11 (0.93%) NHS
13 11 (0.93%) PMI
14 10 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.84%) Fintech
14 10 (0.84%) Internet of Things
15 9 (0.76%) Cyber Defence
16 8 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
16 8 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 135 (11.40%) Linux
2 116 (9.80%) Windows
3 29 (2.45%) Unix
4 26 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.34%) Android
6 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.25%) Solaris
8 2 (0.17%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.17%) HPUX
8 2 (0.17%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.084%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.084%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.084%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (70.02%) Information Security
2 405 (34.21%) Risk Management
3 306 (25.84%) Cybersecurity
4 231 (19.51%) Data Protection
5 226 (19.09%) ITIL
6 204 (17.23%) IT Audit
7 175 (14.78%) SIEM
8 158 (13.34%) Security Management
9 147 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 138 (11.66%) Internal Audit
11 131 (11.06%) Security Architecture
12 122 (10.30%) Risk Assessment
13 109 (9.21%) PRINCE2
14 99 (8.36%) Project Management
15 98 (8.28%) Security Operations
16 94 (7.94%) Information Security Management
17 91 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
18 90 (7.60%) Incident Management
19 81 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
20 78 (6.59%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (3.21%) Perl
1 38 (3.21%) SQL
2 36 (3.04%) C
3 35 (2.96%) Python
4 34 (2.87%) Ruby
5 27 (2.28%) Java
6 19 (1.60%) PHP
7 16 (1.35%) C++
8 15 (1.27%) Bourne shell
8 15 (1.27%) Korn
9 8 (0.68%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.59%) C#
11 6 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.17%) Scala
13 2 (0.17%) VBScript
14 1 (0.084%) Go
14 1 (0.084%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1001 (84.54%) CISSP
2 869 (73.40%) CISM
3 322 (27.20%) Degree
4 171 (14.44%) CRISC
5 122 (10.30%) GIAC
6 99 (8.36%) SANS
7 93 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
8 91 (7.69%) CEH
9 71 (6.00%) Security Cleared
10 57 (4.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 57 (4.81%) CompTIA Security+
10 57 (4.81%) Security+ Certification
11 55 (4.65%) SC Cleared
12 50 (4.22%) CCSP
13 49 (4.14%) SSCP
14 46 (3.89%) CESG Certified Professional
15 40 (3.38%) GSEC
16 38 (3.21%) CISMP
17 36 (3.04%) GISF
18 35 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 506 (42.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 218 (18.41%) PCI DSS
3 121 (10.22%) COBIT
4 64 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 55 (4.65%) GDPR
5 55 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 54 (4.56%) ISO27002
7 33 (2.79%) ISO22301
8 23 (1.94%) SLA
9 21 (1.77%) ISO 9001
10 18 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 15 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 12 (1.01%) QA
13 9 (0.76%) ISO 14001
14 7 (0.59%) ISO27005
15 6 (0.51%) COSO
15 6 (0.51%) HIPAA
15 6 (0.51%) SSAE 16
16 5 (0.42%) PA-DSS
17 4 (0.34%) BS25999
System Software
1 36 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.25%) IAG
3 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) vSphere
3 2 (0.17%) Xen
4 1 (0.084%) Docker
4 1 (0.084%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 65 (5.49%) Nessus
2 53 (4.48%) McAfee ePO
3 28 (2.36%) PowerBroker
4 25 (2.11%) SCCM
5 13 (1.10%) Puppet
6 12 (1.01%) Ansible
7 11 (0.93%) QRadar
7 11 (0.93%) RSA Security Analytics
8 10 (0.84%) CSIRT
9 9 (0.76%) Core Impact
9 9 (0.76%) Nexpose
9 9 (0.76%) OpenVAS
9 9 (0.76%) WSUS
10 6 (0.51%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (0.42%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 5 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.34%) HP Fortify
12 4 (0.34%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 114 (9.63%) Oracle
2 85 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 61 (5.15%) Splunk
4 57 (4.81%) CyberArk
5 56 (4.73%) McAfee
6 50 (4.22%) Cisco
7 40 (3.38%) Aveksa
8 39 (3.29%) Palo Alto
9 37 (3.13%) Symantec
10 33 (2.79%) SAP
11 32 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 28 (2.36%) Bomgar
13 26 (2.20%) LogRhythm
13 26 (2.20%) Qualys
14 20 (1.69%) AlienVault
14 20 (1.69%) Fortinet
15 17 (1.44%) Cybereason
16 16 (1.35%) Juniper
17 15 (1.27%) SolarWinds
18 13 (1.10%) Tufin
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Base + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50000 to £60000 + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: bonus, pension, life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum **Amazing Opportunity - Apply now!**
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £78,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, flex. benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Securestorm
Salary: £60,000 per annum Plus 5% non-contributory pension and benefits up to
Posted: 18 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago