ISACA releases the Future of IT Audit: Research Brief

ISACA has released their latest survey, the Future of IT Audit: Research Brief. The results, which include responses from more than 2,400 IT auditors worldwide, show that 92 percent of IT auditors are optimistic about how technology will impact them professionally over the next five years.

Nearly 8 in 10 respondents say their IT audit team have the technical skills and training to keep up with the technology changes affecting them. These are the top 5 skills IT auditors are most looking forward to learn:

  1. Predictive analytics
  2. Artificial intelligence
  3. Blockchain
  4. Machine learning
  5. Robotic process automation

The survey can be found here.