Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 256 243
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 -9
Permanent jobs citing CISA 26 49 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 2.07% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 48
West Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.30% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,575 £38,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £68,125 £73,875
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.93%

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 2,317 2,368 2,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.82% 25.36% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,566 1,518 1,760
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.70% +10.00% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,875 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +27 8 £50,000 -16.67%
Coventry +10 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Warwickshire -12 5 £42,500 -
Solihull - 3 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £55,000 -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 21 (80.77%) CISM
3 20 (76.92%) Information Security
3 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (61.54%) CRISC
5 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Security Management
7 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
7 8 (30.77%) Internal Audit
7 8 (30.77%) GDPR
8 6 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (19.23%) COBIT
9 5 (19.23%) ISMS
9 5 (19.23%) CGEIT
9 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
10 4 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
10 4 (15.38%) ISSMP
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (11.54%) HIPAA
11 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (11.54%) IT Audit

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 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Security Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Security Officer
3 4 (15.38%) Information Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Information Officer
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Information Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) IT Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Auditor
5 2 (7.69%) Senior IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) Internal Audit
4 8 (30.77%) Security Management
5 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (19.23%) ISMS
7 4 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
7 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Due Diligence
8 3 (11.54%) IT Audit
8 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
9 2 (7.69%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CISSP
2 21 (80.77%) CISM
3 16 (61.54%) CRISC
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (19.23%) CGEIT
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) ISSMP
7 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
7 2 (7.69%) SANS
8 1 (3.85%) CEH
8 1 (3.85%) CISMP
8 1 (3.85%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (30.77%) GDPR
2 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 5 (19.23%) COBIT
4 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (11.54%) HIPAA
5 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (7.69%) NIST 800
7 1 (3.85%) COSO
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) SAP