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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CRISC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 891 897 673
Rank change year-on-year +6 -224 +207
Permanent jobs citing CRISC 325 121 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.49% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 213 89 88
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +25.00% -24.24%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £99,500 £85,250 £76,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,250 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +25.00% -16.67%

CRISC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42,646 24,597 13,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.25% 21.50% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18,014 14,167 10,446
10th Percentile £30,756 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.08% +1.05% +5.56%

CRISC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CRISC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CRISC in the UK

CRISC
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CRISC.

Salary trend for CRISC in the UK

CRISC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CRISC over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for CRISC in the UK

CRISC
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CRISC within the UK over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -1 308 £70,000 +8.97% 33
London -73 163 £75,000 +15.38% 12
UK excluding London -13 147 £61,250 -2.00% 25
Work from Home -192 106 £67,500 +17.39% 17
South East -15 83 £45,000 -28.00% 4
South West - 37 £71,250 - 2
North of England -56 16 £59,500 +8.18% 12
North West -62 10 £75,000 +57.89% 6
Scotland -44 6 £51,250 -21.15% 4
Yorkshire -32 4 £51,400 -6.55% 5
Northern Ireland - 3 £100,000 -
North East - 2 £59,000 - 1
East of England -68 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands -72 1 £65,000 -7.14% 3
Midlands -75 1 £65,000 -7.14% 3

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing CRISC 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 with a requirement for CRISC.

1 268 (82.46%) CISSP
2 252 (77.54%) CISM
3 239 (73.54%) Information Security
4 190 (58.46%) Cybersecurity
5 184 (56.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 184 (56.62%) Risk Management
6 174 (53.54%) Finance
7 152 (46.77%) NIST
8 151 (46.46%) CISA
9 140 (43.08%) Degree
10 118 (36.31%) AWS
11 105 (32.31%) GRC
12 97 (29.85%) Computer Science
13 88 (27.08%) Data Protection
14 87 (26.77%) Stakeholder Management
15 83 (25.54%) ISMS
16 77 (23.69%) Computer Science Degree
17 73 (22.46%) Management Information System
18 72 (22.15%) Social Skills
19 66 (20.31%) Master's Degree
20 65 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
21 62 (19.08%) Supply Chain Management
21 62 (19.08%) Chemistry
21 62 (19.08%) Biology
21 62 (19.08%) Informatics
21 62 (19.08%) Machine Learning
22 55 (16.92%) Azure
23 42 (12.92%) NCSC
24 41 (12.62%) IT Audit
25 39 (12.00%) Cisco Certification

CRISC
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 9 (2.77%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.23%) SAS
3 1 (0.31%) Apache
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.31%) GemFire
3 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 118 (36.31%) AWS
2 55 (16.92%) Azure
3 36 (11.08%) SaaS
4 25 (7.69%) PaaS
5 24 (7.38%) IaaS
6 22 (6.77%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (2.77%) Microsoft 365
8 6 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (1.85%) Amazon EKS
8 6 (1.85%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 6 (1.85%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.23%) GCP
10 1 (0.31%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.85%) Firewall
2 17 (5.23%) Network Security
3 12 (3.69%) Internet
3 12 (3.69%) Intranet
3 12 (3.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.62%) DHCP
5 2 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) AMQP
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.85%) Hadoop
2 3 (0.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Ant
1 1 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 174 (53.54%) Finance
2 72 (22.15%) Social Skills
3 33 (10.15%) Legal
4 30 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 17 (5.23%) Retail
6 16 (4.92%) Influencing Skills
7 11 (3.38%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.77%) Banking
9 8 (2.46%) Law
10 6 (1.85%) Agriculture
10 6 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
11 5 (1.54%) Marketing
12 4 (1.23%) Games
13 3 (0.92%) Advertising
13 3 (0.92%) Automotive
13 3 (0.92%) German Language
14 2 (0.62%) International Banking
14 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (26.46%) Security Manager
2 80 (24.62%) Analyst
3 44 (13.54%) Security Analyst
4 32 (9.85%) Risk Analyst
5 29 (8.92%) Information Analyst
5 29 (8.92%) Information Security Analyst
6 26 (8.00%) Consultant
7 25 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 24 (7.38%) IT Risk Analyst
9 22 (6.77%) Risk Manager
10 20 (6.15%) Auditor
10 20 (6.15%) IT Auditor
11 17 (5.23%) Architect
12 16 (4.92%) Security Architect
13 14 (4.31%) Head of Security
13 14 (4.31%) Security Consultant
14 12 (3.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 12 (3.69%) Governance Analyst
15 11 (3.38%) IT Governance Analyst
15 11 (3.38%) Technology Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.85%) Kafka
2 3 (0.92%) ModSecurity
3 1 (0.31%) Ehcache
3 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.31%) J2EE
3 1 (0.31%) JPA
3 1 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.31%) REST
3 1 (0.31%) Spring
3 1 (0.31%) Spring Integration
3 1 (0.31%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.46%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.92%) Public Cloud
3 14 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 12 (3.69%) PKI
6 11 (3.38%) PMI
7 8 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.15%) Insider Threat
9 6 (1.85%) Cyberattack
9 6 (1.85%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.54%) Blockchain
10 5 (1.54%) IoT
11 2 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) Life Science
11 2 (0.62%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.62%) SCADA
11 2 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
12 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.54%) Linux
2 3 (0.92%) Windows
3 2 (0.62%) Unix
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (73.54%) Information Security
2 190 (58.46%) Cybersecurity
3 184 (56.62%) Risk Management
4 97 (29.85%) Computer Science
5 88 (27.08%) Data Protection
6 87 (26.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 83 (25.54%) ISMS
8 65 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 62 (19.08%) Biology
9 62 (19.08%) Chemistry
9 62 (19.08%) Informatics
9 62 (19.08%) Machine Learning
9 62 (19.08%) Supply Chain Management
10 41 (12.62%) IT Audit
11 38 (11.69%) Security Architecture
12 33 (10.15%) Decision-Making
12 33 (10.15%) ITIL
13 30 (9.23%) Incident Management
14 29 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (8.92%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.46%) SQL
2 5 (1.54%) Java
3 4 (1.23%) VB
4 3 (0.92%) Python
5 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 268 (82.46%) CISSP
2 252 (77.54%) CISM
3 151 (46.46%) CISA
4 140 (43.08%) Degree
5 77 (23.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 66 (20.31%) Master's Degree
7 39 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (10.77%) CGEIT
9 32 (9.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 23 (7.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 21 (6.46%) Security Cleared
12 20 (6.15%) CEH
13 13 (4.00%) CCSK
14 11 (3.38%) CASP
14 11 (3.38%) CESG Certified Professional
14 11 (3.38%) PMI Certification
14 11 (3.38%) SC Cleared
15 8 (2.46%) CISMP
15 8 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (2.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (56.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 152 (46.77%) NIST
3 105 (32.31%) GRC
4 42 (12.92%) NCSC
5 31 (9.54%) COBIT
6 25 (7.69%) GDPR
7 22 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 14 (4.31%) Cyber Essentials
9 13 (4.00%) ITGC
9 13 (4.00%) NIST 800
9 13 (4.00%) SOC 2
10 10 (3.08%) ISO 31000
10 10 (3.08%) PCI DSS
10 10 (3.08%) SOC 1
11 9 (2.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 6 (1.85%) RMADS
13 3 (0.92%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.92%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.92%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.62%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.85%) Terraform
3 2 (0.62%) CASB
3 2 (0.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.31%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.31%) QRadar
4 1 (0.31%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 30 (9.23%) Twitter
2 21 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.38%) Google
4 6 (1.85%) Palo Alto
5 3 (0.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.31%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.31%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.31%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle
6 1 (0.31%) Progress
6 1 (0.31%) Sun
6 1 (0.31%) Terracotta
6 1 (0.31%) VMware