Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Auditor was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Auditor
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 - 306
Rank change year-on-year - +306 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Auditor 12 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £41,250 - £42,375
90th Percentile £49,000 - £58,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,425 10,219 9,962
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.84% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,543 8,123 8,364
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Auditor in the West Midlands

Auditor
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Auditor in the West Midlands

Auditor
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Auditor within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Birmingham - 7 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £42,500 - 2
Auditor
England

Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Auditor in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) CISA
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 5 (41.67%) IT Audit
3 5 (41.67%) COBIT
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (41.67%) IRCA
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) GDPR
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Finance

Auditor Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) IT Audit
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (41.67%) IRCA
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) COBIT
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft