IT auditor

The IT auditor role includes a variety of entry-level information security positions, as well as some more advanced positions, focused on evaluating an organization's systems and operations.

What does an IT auditor do?

IT auditors require an understanding of internal auditing procedures, risk assessments and compliance requirements. The role encompasses positions ranging from entry-level to senior risk and compliance careers within an organization.

It is one of four entry-level, core cybersecurity roles mapped directly to the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education’s CyberSeek model.

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Common job titles
  • Senior IT auditor
  • IT auditor
  • IT audit manager
  • Senior IT internal auditor
  • Senior IT compliance analyst
U.S. job openings
  • 6,915
Most-requested skills
  • Internal auditing
  • Information systems
  • Audit planning
  • Risk assessment
  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)
  • Accounting
  • Information security
  • Audit reports

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