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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - 324 323
Permanent jobs citing COSO 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.009% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.084% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
1056 1191 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.17% 10.28% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 852 996 1049
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Cyber Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Tripwire