The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 311 323 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing COSO 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.034% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
COSO
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1142 1206 1354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.90% 10.18% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1075 1219
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COSO
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

COSO Salary Trend in the City of London

COSO
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Auditor
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (50.00%) Auditor
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Information Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Officer
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (50.00%) Head of IT Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT