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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 406 542
Rank change year-on-year -16 +136  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 609 717 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.79% 2.75% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 485 576 377
Median salary £63,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,250 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £83,750 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 21812 26092 30465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.53% 26.60% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35594 44568 49436
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 £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in the UK

CISA
Top 11 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 29 June 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 -10 592 £64,000 +6.66% 43
London +10 327 £67,500 +3.84% 17
UK excluding London -42 271 £55,000 - 26
North of England +39 123 £55,000 +7.84% 8
South East -10 64 £63,750 +10.86% 10
East of England -5 38 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Midlands -38 33 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Scotland -8 7 £62,500 +4.16%
South West -20 5 £49,350 +23.37% 3
Wales -1 2 £40,000 -33.43%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (85.48%) CISSP
2 873 (74.55%) CISM
3 835 (71.31%) Information Security
4 481 (41.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 474 (40.48%) Finance
6 405 (34.59%) Risk Management
7 308 (26.30%) Degree
8 284 (24.25%) Cybersecurity
9 251 (21.43%) Management Information System
10 243 (20.75%) Data Protection
11 209 (17.85%) ITIL
12 204 (17.42%) PCI DSS
13 190 (16.23%) IT Audit
14 188 (16.05%) SIEM
15 184 (15.71%) CRISC
16 165 (14.09%) Firewall
17 161 (13.75%) Security Management
18 154 (13.15%) Banking
19 148 (12.64%) Security Architecture
20 144 (12.30%) Internal Audit
21 131 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
22 130 (11.10%) Linux
23 119 (10.16%) Security Operations
24 115 (9.82%) Windows
25 114 (9.74%) Risk Assessment
26 113 (9.65%) GIAC
26 113 (9.65%) COBIT
27 110 (9.39%) CEH
27 110 (9.39%) Project Management
28 108 (9.22%) Oracle

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 20 (1.71%) IIS
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.17%) Apache
3 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.085%) CMS
4 1 (0.085%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.085%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Maya
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (3.59%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (1.02%) Sentinel
3 7 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.34%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.34%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.26%) assyst
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.085%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.54%) SaaS
4 16 (1.37%) Office 365
5 14 (1.20%) IaaS
6 11 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.34%) PaaS
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.17%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.17%) G Suite
10 1 (0.085%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 165 (14.09%) Firewall
2 64 (5.47%) Network Security
3 49 (4.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 40 (3.42%) Internet
5 37 (3.16%) TCP/IP
6 26 (2.22%) Wireless
7 15 (1.28%) WAN
8 14 (1.20%) Cisco ISE
8 14 (1.20%) LAN
9 13 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (0.85%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (0.85%) NetScreen
10 10 (0.85%) SSL
11 9 (0.77%) Wireless Security
12 8 (0.68%) Kerberos
12 8 (0.68%) Value-Added Service
12 8 (0.68%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.60%) VoIP
14 6 (0.51%) HTTP
15 4 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.02%) GIS
2 8 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.26%) MySQL
4 3 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.17%) Big Data
6 1 (0.085%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.085%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.085%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.085%) Ingres
6 1 (0.085%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.085%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.085%) QlikView
6 1 (0.085%) Redis
6 1 (0.085%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.94%) Burp Suite
3 8 (0.68%) Metasploit
4 5 (0.43%) AppScan
4 5 (0.43%) Paros
5 2 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.17%) WebScarab
6 1 (0.085%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.085%) Subversion
General
1 474 (40.48%) Finance
2 154 (13.15%) Banking
3 106 (9.05%) Legal
4 66 (5.64%) Retail
5 22 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.54%) Law
6 18 (1.54%) Local Government
7 13 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 11 (0.94%) Marketing
9 10 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 10 (0.85%) Publishing
10 8 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.43%) Advertising
12 5 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.34%) Electronics
13 4 (0.34%) Games
13 4 (0.34%) Military
14 3 (0.26%) Back Office
14 3 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 231 (19.73%) Analyst
2 199 (16.99%) Security Analyst
3 197 (16.82%) Security Manager
4 161 (13.75%) Consultant
5 135 (11.53%) Security Consultant
6 125 (10.67%) Information Analyst
7 122 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
8 110 (9.39%) IT Manager
9 101 (8.63%) Risk Manager
10 97 (8.28%) Information Security Manager
11 93 (7.94%) Information Manager
12 79 (6.75%) Security Officer
13 73 (6.23%) Audit Manager
14 71 (6.06%) IT Audit Manager
15 58 (4.95%) Security Engineer
16 57 (4.87%) Information Security Officer
17 56 (4.78%) Architect
18 55 (4.70%) Cybersecurity Manager
19 53 (4.53%) Security Architect
19 53 (4.53%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.61%) SailPoint
2 13 (1.11%) Web Services
3 10 (0.85%) 802.1X
4 9 (0.77%) boto
5 4 (0.34%) .NET
5 4 (0.34%) OAuth
5 4 (0.34%) RESTful
6 3 (0.26%) Middleware
6 3 (0.26%) XML
7 2 (0.17%) CGI
7 2 (0.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.085%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.085%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.085%) LAMP
8 1 (0.085%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.085%) Node.js
8 1 (0.085%) REST
8 1 (0.085%) SAML
8 1 (0.085%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 251 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 105 (8.97%) Data Protection Act
3 102 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
4 101 (8.63%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.33%) CESG
6 26 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 20 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
8 18 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.37%) Internet of Things
9 16 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
10 15 (1.28%) CESG CLAS
11 13 (1.11%) Cybercrime
12 12 (1.02%) NHS
13 11 (0.94%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
14 10 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 10 (0.85%) PMI
15 9 (0.77%) Clustering
15 9 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 130 (11.10%) Linux
2 115 (9.82%) Windows
3 27 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.05%) Unix
5 8 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.43%) Android
7 4 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.26%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.17%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.17%) HPUX
9 2 (0.17%) Solaris
10 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.085%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.085%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.085%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (71.31%) Information Security
2 405 (34.59%) Risk Management
3 284 (24.25%) Cybersecurity
4 243 (20.75%) Data Protection
5 209 (17.85%) ITIL
6 190 (16.23%) IT Audit
7 188 (16.05%) SIEM
8 161 (13.75%) Security Management
9 148 (12.64%) Security Architecture
10 144 (12.30%) Internal Audit
11 131 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 119 (10.16%) Security Operations
13 114 (9.74%) Risk Assessment
14 110 (9.39%) Project Management
15 102 (8.71%) PRINCE2
16 100 (8.54%) Information Security Management
17 79 (6.75%) Vulnerability Management
18 78 (6.66%) Incident Management
19 74 (6.32%) ISMS
19 74 (6.32%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (2.82%) Perl
2 31 (2.65%) C
3 30 (2.56%) Python
4 25 (2.13%) Ruby
5 22 (1.88%) Java
6 21 (1.79%) SQL
7 15 (1.28%) C++
7 15 (1.28%) PHP
8 12 (1.02%) C#
9 10 (0.85%) Bourne shell
9 10 (0.85%) Korn
10 6 (0.51%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.43%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.43%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.17%) VBScript
13 1 (0.085%) Go
13 1 (0.085%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1001 (85.48%) CISSP
2 873 (74.55%) CISM
3 308 (26.30%) Degree
4 184 (15.71%) CRISC
5 113 (9.65%) GIAC
6 110 (9.39%) CEH
7 98 (8.37%) SANS
8 97 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
9 62 (5.29%) Master's Degree
10 59 (5.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 56 (4.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 52 (4.44%) Security Cleared
13 47 (4.01%) CCSP
13 47 (4.01%) CESG Certified Professional
14 45 (3.84%) CompTIA Security+
14 45 (3.84%) GSEC
14 45 (3.84%) Security+ Certification
15 43 (3.67%) GISF
16 39 (3.33%) CISMP
16 39 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 481 (41.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 204 (17.42%) PCI DSS
3 113 (9.65%) COBIT
4 83 (7.09%) GDPR
5 70 (5.98%) Cyber Essentials
6 56 (4.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 52 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 33 (2.82%) ISO 22301
9 30 (2.56%) ISO 9001
10 19 (1.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 19 (1.62%) SLA
11 12 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 10 (0.85%) ISO 14001
12 10 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 10 (0.85%) QA
13 9 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 8 (0.68%) COSO
15 6 (0.51%) BS25999
15 6 (0.51%) HIPAA
15 6 (0.51%) NIST 800
System Software
1 42 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.17%) vSphere
2 2 (0.17%) Xen
3 1 (0.085%) Docker
3 1 (0.085%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.085%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 68 (5.81%) Nessus
2 54 (4.61%) McAfee ePO
3 36 (3.07%) SCCM
4 29 (2.48%) PowerBroker
5 17 (1.45%) Puppet
6 16 (1.37%) Ansible
6 16 (1.37%) QRadar
6 16 (1.37%) RSA Security Analytics
7 15 (1.28%) Core Impact
7 15 (1.28%) Nexpose
7 15 (1.28%) OpenVAS
7 15 (1.28%) WSUS
8 10 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 7 (0.60%) CSIRT
10 6 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.26%) HP Fortify
13 3 (0.26%) RSA Archer
13 3 (0.26%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 108 (9.22%) Oracle
2 77 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 66 (5.64%) Splunk
4 58 (4.95%) CyberArk
4 58 (4.95%) McAfee
5 50 (4.27%) Cisco
6 48 (4.10%) Palo Alto
7 46 (3.93%) Aveksa
8 43 (3.67%) Symantec
9 37 (3.16%) SAP
10 33 (2.82%) CheckPoint
11 31 (2.65%) LogRhythm
12 29 (2.48%) Bomgar
13 28 (2.39%) Qualys
14 26 (2.22%) AlienVault
15 25 (2.13%) SolarWinds
16 17 (1.45%) ArcSight
16 17 (1.45%) Juniper
17 15 (1.28%) Fortinet
18 12 (1.02%) Sun
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-£50k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + To £60K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Begbies Traynor
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 12% pension, fexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fullstack
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham
SThree
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago