Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior IT Auditor was £76,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior IT Auditor
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1213 1299
Rank change year-on-year +47 +86 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Auditor 23 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 8
UK median annual salary £76,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - +14.29%
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% -12.50% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior IT Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior IT Auditor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Auditor in the UK

Senior IT Auditor
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior IT Auditor in the UK

Senior IT Auditor
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior IT Auditor over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior IT Auditor in the UK

Senior IT Auditor
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Auditor within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +64 23 £76,000 +26.67%
London +15 21 £76,000 +19.22%
UK excluding London +32 2 £35,000 -33.33%
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

Senior IT Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior IT Auditor in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) IT Audit
2 20 (86.96%) Internal Audit
3 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
3 18 (78.26%) Finance
4 15 (65.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (60.87%) ISO 9001
5 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (56.52%) Risk Analysis
6 13 (56.52%) Banking
6 13 (56.52%) Unix
6 13 (56.52%) Windows
6 13 (56.52%) Service Management
7 7 (30.43%) CISA
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Power BI
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Tableau
10 2 (8.70%) CRISC
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) FMCG
10 2 (8.70%) COSO
10 2 (8.70%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
10 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
10 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (8.70%) Maya
10 2 (8.70%) Retail
10 2 (8.70%) Information Security
10 2 (8.70%) CISM

Senior 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Power BI
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Unix
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) IT Audit
2 20 (86.96%) Internal Audit
3 18 (78.26%) Risk Management
4 13 (56.52%) Risk Analysis
4 13 (56.52%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
7 1 (4.35%) Security Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Python
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CISA
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ACCA
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CRISC
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (60.87%) ISO 9001
2 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.70%) COSO
4 1 (4.35%) COBIT
4 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Tableau
2 2 (8.70%) CA
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft