The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 174 207
Rank change year-on-year -28 +33  
Permanent jobs citing CISA 29 71 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 1.17% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 4.48% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 16
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1242 1585 1493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.96% 26.02% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1138 1155
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing CISA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
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 CISA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham -10 18 £32,500 -45.83%
Coventry -3 6 £54,500 +17.20%
Walsall - 5 £63,500 -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CISA.

1 62 (95.38%) CISSP
2 58 (89.23%) CISM
3 55 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (64.62%) Information Security
5 33 (50.77%) PCI DSS
6 32 (49.23%) ITIL
7 30 (46.15%) Finance
8 23 (35.38%) Data Security
8 23 (35.38%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (32.31%) CRISC
10 20 (30.77%) Risk Management
11 19 (29.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (24.62%) IT Audit
12 16 (24.62%) Cyber Essentials
12 16 (24.62%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (23.08%) Information Assurance
14 13 (20.00%) Data Protection
14 13 (20.00%) ISMS
14 13 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
15 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement Process
15 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
15 12 (18.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 12 (18.46%) IT Governance
15 12 (18.46%) Sentinel
15 12 (18.46%) Cryptography
16 10 (15.38%) Security Management
16 10 (15.38%) Retail
17 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
18 8 (12.31%) Risk Analysis
19 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture

CISA
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 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Sentinel
2 3 (4.62%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) QlikView
General
1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Military
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Security Officer
2 23 (35.38%) Compliance Officer
2 23 (35.38%) Security Compliance Officer
3 15 (23.08%) Information Officer
3 15 (23.08%) Information Security Officer
4 12 (18.46%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 9 (13.85%) Auditor
5 9 (13.85%) IT Auditor
6 8 (12.31%) Security Manager
7 7 (10.77%) Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) Security Specialist
8 6 (9.23%) Information Manager
8 6 (9.23%) Information Security Consultant
8 6 (9.23%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (9.23%) Security Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) CISSP Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) IT Manager
9 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS Auditor
9 4 (6.15%) Principal Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Principal Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.15%) CESG
5 3 (4.62%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.08%) Blog
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.54%) NHS
7 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) Information Security
2 32 (49.23%) ITIL
3 23 (35.38%) Data Security
4 20 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 19 (29.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (24.62%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (24.62%) IT Audit
7 15 (23.08%) Information Assurance
8 13 (20.00%) Data Protection
8 13 (20.00%) ISMS
9 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 12 (18.46%) Cryptography
9 12 (18.46%) IT Governance
10 10 (15.38%) Security Management
11 8 (12.31%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (10.77%) Internal Audit
12 7 (10.77%) Security Architecture
12 7 (10.77%) Security Operations
13 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) SQL
1 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (95.38%) CISSP
2 58 (89.23%) CISM
3 23 (35.38%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (32.31%) CRISC
5 13 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (9.23%) ISSMP
6 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (7.69%) Degree
7 5 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.15%) CLAS
9 3 (4.62%) CEH
9 3 (4.62%) CISMP
10 2 (3.08%) IRCA
11 1 (1.54%) ACCA
11 1 (1.54%) CCNA
11 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.54%) GSNA
11 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (84.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (50.77%) PCI DSS
3 16 (24.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (18.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (4.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (4.62%) ISO 14001
5 3 (4.62%) ISO 9001
5 3 (4.62%) QA
6 2 (3.08%) COBIT
6 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.54%) GDPR
7 1 (1.54%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) SAP
2 1 (1.54%) Tableau