Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 137 148
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing CISA 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.79% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Wales median annual salary £35,750 £41,250 £55,045
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -25.06% -4.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £37,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £47,300 £45,500 £63,311
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,750 £60,090
% change year-on-year +3.59% +4.43% +4.50%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 446 504 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.11% 23.95% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 283 411 633
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,050 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £54,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Wales

CISA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for CISA in Wales

CISA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in Wales over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CISA in Wales

CISA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
South Wales +1 4 £35,750 -10.63%
CISA
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing CISA 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for CISA.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) AlienVault
1 3 (75.00%) QRadar
1 3 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (75.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (25.00%) OSCP
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) AlienVault
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) LogRhythm
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk