Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Internal Audit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internal Audit over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internal Auditing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 310 324
Rank change year-on-year +83 +14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Internal Audit 69 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 15
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,850 £31,125 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,475 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

Internal Audit is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,654 9,125 10,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.70% 90.98% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5,825 7,408 8,136
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Internal Audit
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Internal Audit in the West Midlands

Internal Audit
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Internal Audit in the West Midlands

Internal Audit
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internal Audit in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Internal Audit in the West Midlands

Internal Audit
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 Internal Audit within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Worcestershire - 37 - - 1
Birmingham +22 21 £57,500 +18.56% 1
Staffordshire +30 8 £50,000 +42.86%
Warwickshire - 1 £31,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 £33,500 -
Internal Audit
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Internal Audit 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 Internal Audit.

1 49 (71.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (69.57%) Information Security
3 38 (55.07%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
4 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
4 37 (53.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 37 (53.62%) Security Operations
5 27 (39.13%) ITIL
6 22 (31.88%) GDPR
7 21 (30.43%) Data Protection
8 18 (26.09%) Compliance Audit
9 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (20.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 14 (20.29%) Process Improvement
10 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (20.29%) Time Management
11 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
12 9 (13.04%) Data Security
12 9 (13.04%) Cyber Essentials
13 8 (11.59%) CISSP
14 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
14 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (7.25%) Firewall
15 5 (7.25%) Project Management
15 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
15 5 (7.25%) Finance
15 5 (7.25%) CISA
15 5 (7.25%) Intrusion Detection
15 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
16 4 (5.80%) SaaS

Internal Audit
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 38 (55.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) IaaS
2 4 (5.80%) PaaS
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
1 5 (7.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.45%) SMS
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Automotive
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Team Leader
2 16 (23.19%) Auditor
3 15 (21.74%) Internal Auditor
4 14 (20.29%) Junior
5 9 (13.04%) Information Manager
5 9 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
5 9 (13.04%) Security Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) CISSP Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Audit Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Risk Manager
8 2 (2.90%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) SAP Support
8 2 (2.90%) SAP Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.45%) Audit Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) Information Security Auditor
9 1 (1.45%) Technical Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) Information Security
2 37 (53.62%) Security Operations
2 37 (53.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (39.13%) ITIL
4 21 (30.43%) Data Protection
5 18 (26.09%) Compliance Audit
6 15 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (20.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 14 (20.29%) Process Improvement
7 14 (20.29%) Time Management
8 9 (13.04%) Data Security
9 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.25%) Project Management
11 4 (5.80%) Coaching
11 4 (5.80%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (5.80%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.80%) People Management
11 4 (5.80%) Security Management
11 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 37 (53.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) CISSP
3 5 (7.25%) CISA
4 4 (5.80%) CISM
4 4 (5.80%) CRISC
5 1 (1.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (71.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (31.88%) GDPR
3 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
4 9 (13.04%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.45%) ISO 26262
5 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) SAP