The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 72 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing COSO 8 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.10% 1.66% 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.12% 13.58% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
COSO
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
66 81 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.08% 12.22% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 65
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

COSO
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Basingstoke region.

COSO Salary Trend in Basingstoke

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing COSO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COSO.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) COBIT
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (50.00%) Varonis
4 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 3 (37.50%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) MS Project
4 3 (37.50%) GCIA
4 3 (37.50%) GCIH
4 3 (37.50%) Document Management
4 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Legal
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Linux

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing COSO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COSO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SSH
1 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) AIX
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Change Management
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Document Management
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) GCIA
2 3 (37.50%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) COBIT
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee
1 4 (50.00%) Varonis
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft