The median annual salary for a Information Security Auditor was £55,000 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.

Information Security Auditor
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 935 -
Rank change year-on-year +86 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Auditor 3 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.014% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.015% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 0
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 -

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%  

Information Security Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Auditor in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Information Security Auditor in the UK

Information Security Auditor
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security 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 +62 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London +61 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
City of London +40 1 £47,500 -20.83%

Information Security Auditor Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) CISA
3 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Information Security 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:

General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Auditing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
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