Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 291 240
Rank change year-on-year +48 -51 +41
Permanent jobs citing CISA 41 24 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.24% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% 1.04% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 44
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +12.24%
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,875 £66,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,253 2,302 2,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.73% 22.93% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,498 1,741 2,110
West Midlands median annual salary £43,429 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 6 months to 18 December 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 +19 24 £60,000 -
Coventry +17 8 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Warwickshire +35 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Staffordshire +23 1 - -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CISA.

1 35 (85.37%) Information Security
2 34 (82.93%) CISSP
3 25 (60.98%) CISM
4 22 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
6 17 (41.46%) Risk Management
7 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
7 14 (34.15%) ITIL
7 14 (34.15%) SIEM
8 13 (31.71%) Cyber Essentials
9 11 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (26.83%) Security Management
10 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
10 10 (24.39%) IT Audit
11 9 (21.95%) ISMS
12 8 (19.51%) CISMP
13 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.07%) CESG
13 7 (17.07%) Cryptography
13 7 (17.07%) PKI
13 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (17.07%) Data Security
13 7 (17.07%) Finance
13 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (17.07%) CRISC
13 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
13 7 (17.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 7 (17.07%) Data Loss Prevention
13 7 (17.07%) GDPR

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) assyst
2 3 (7.32%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Security Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Information Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Information Officer
4 6 (14.63%) Information Security Officer
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Security Officer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Audit Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Compliance Officer
5 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security Compliance Officer
5 5 (12.20%) IT Audit Manager
5 5 (12.20%) IT Manager
5 5 (12.20%) Security Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Security Compliance Officer
6 4 (9.76%) Information Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.07%) CESG
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) PKI
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (7.32%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Information Security
2 17 (41.46%) Risk Management
3 14 (34.15%) ITIL
3 14 (34.15%) SIEM
4 11 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (26.83%) Security Management
5 10 (24.39%) Information Security Management
5 10 (24.39%) IT Audit
6 9 (21.95%) ISMS
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.07%) Cryptography
7 7 (17.07%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (17.07%) Data Security
8 6 (14.63%) Data Protection
9 5 (12.20%) IT Governance
9 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (82.93%) CISSP
2 25 (60.98%) CISM
3 8 (19.51%) CISMP
4 7 (17.07%) CRISC
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) CEH
7 2 (4.88%) QiCA
8 1 (2.44%) CGEIT
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.44%) ISACA
8 1 (2.44%) ISSMP
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) RHCA
8 1 (2.44%) SANS
8 1 (2.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (46.34%) PCI DSS
3 13 (31.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (17.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (17.07%) GDPR
4 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (9.76%) COBIT
5 4 (9.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (9.76%) ISO 31000
5 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (7.32%) QA
7 1 (2.44%) COSO
7 1 (2.44%) GPG13
7 1 (2.44%) IASME
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) VMware