Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internal Auditing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 297 304
Rank change year-on-year +71 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Internal Audit 51 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 19
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,825 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 6,998 8,851 9,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.24% 90.73% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,240 6,991 7,560
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,250 £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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Worcestershire - 28 £23,000 - 2
Birmingham +4 13 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Staffordshire +28 4 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Solihull - 2 £43,000 - 1
Warwickshire +35 1 - - 1
Internal Audit
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 34 (66.67%) Information Security
2 33 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
4 28 (54.90%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (52.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
5 27 (52.94%) Security Operations
6 19 (37.25%) ITIL
7 15 (29.41%) GDPR
8 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
9 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (19.61%) Compliance Audit
10 10 (19.61%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 10 (19.61%) Time Management
10 10 (19.61%) Process Improvement
11 6 (11.76%) Finance
12 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.84%) Firewall
13 4 (7.84%) Data Security
13 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
13 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
13 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (7.84%) Cyber Essentials
14 3 (5.88%) Coaching
14 3 (5.88%) IaaS
14 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
14 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
2 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
1 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 11 (21.57%) Auditor
2 11 (21.57%) Internal Auditor
3 10 (19.61%) Junior
4 4 (7.84%) Information Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Audit Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Information Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Information Security Officer
7 1 (1.96%) IT Audit Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Project Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Risk Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Assistant
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Information Security
2 27 (52.94%) Security Operations
2 27 (52.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (37.25%) ITIL
4 13 (25.49%) Data Protection
5 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (19.61%) Compliance Audit
6 10 (19.61%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 10 (19.61%) Process Improvement
6 10 (19.61%) Time Management
7 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) Data Security
9 3 (5.88%) Coaching
9 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Loss Prevention
10 2 (3.92%) Email Filtering
10 2 (3.92%) IT Audit
10 2 (3.92%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) CISA
3 1 (1.96%) CISM
3 1 (1.96%) CRISC
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (29.41%) GDPR
3 4 (7.84%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.92%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.96%) ISO 26262
5 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft