The median annual salary for a IT Auditor was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

IT Auditor
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 909 947
Rank change year-on-year +92 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Auditor 47 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.056% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.058% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 34
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,421 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.93% +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 82581 100487 108682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.36% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68542 84332 88722
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Auditor over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +83 40 £62,750 +32.10% 3
London +54 22 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands +37 12 £60,125 +36.64%
Walsall - 6 £63,125 -
Cardiff - 4 £40,000 -
South Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £57,500 -
South East +57 3 £47,671 +5.93% 1
Scotland +12 3 £47,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +46 1 - - 1
Berkshire +33 1 £56,341 +25.20%
Warwickshire +26 1 £45,000 +2.27%
North East +6 1 £30,000 -33.33%
North West -22 1 - -
Manchester -26 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £39,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £39,000 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £57,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £30,000 -

IT Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT 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 IT Auditor in the job title.

1 74 (94.87%) IT Audit
2 47 (60.26%) Finance
3 40 (51.28%) CISA
4 33 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (32.05%) Degree
6 24 (30.77%) Banking
7 22 (28.21%) Risk Management
7 22 (28.21%) CISSP
8 20 (25.64%) Information Security
9 19 (24.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 19 (24.36%) Internal Audit
10 18 (23.08%) ISO 9001
11 17 (21.79%) CISM
11 17 (21.79%) CRISC
12 16 (20.51%) Service Management
13 12 (15.38%) Incident Management
14 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
14 11 (14.10%) PCI DSS
14 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
16 8 (10.26%) ITIL
16 8 (10.26%) COBIT
16 8 (10.26%) Business Development
17 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
17 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
18 6 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
19 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
19 5 (6.41%) IT Governance
19 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
19 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery

IT 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 47 (60.26%) Finance
2 24 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) International Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Derivative
3 1 (1.28%) Equities
3 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.28%) FMCG
3 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Unix
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (94.87%) IT Audit
2 22 (28.21%) Risk Management
3 20 (25.64%) Information Security
4 19 (24.36%) Internal Audit
5 16 (20.51%) Service Management
6 12 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 11 (14.10%) Problem Management
8 10 (12.82%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (10.26%) Business Development
9 8 (10.26%) ITIL
10 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
10 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (6.41%) IT Governance
12 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.13%) Data Management
14 3 (3.85%) Programme Management
14 3 (3.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (51.28%) CISA
2 25 (32.05%) Degree
3 22 (28.21%) CISSP
4 17 (21.79%) CISM
4 17 (21.79%) CRISC
5 3 (3.85%) ACCA
6 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) CIMA
7 1 (1.28%) GIAC
7 1 (1.28%) QiCA
7 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (24.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (23.08%) ISO 9001
4 11 (14.10%) PCI DSS
5 8 (10.26%) COBIT
6 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.56%) FATCA
7 1 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (1.28%) IFRS
7 1 (1.28%) IFRS 9
7 1 (1.28%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (1.28%) Apple
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco
3 1 (1.28%) Sage
3 1 (1.28%) Sybase
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago