The first table below looks at the demand for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 849 815 869
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +54
Permanent jobs citing COSO 22 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.029% 0.005%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.29% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 2
Average salary £60,000 £73,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £52,500 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,700 £92,500 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,750 -
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11629 10502 10905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.32% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9126 8371 9002
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COSO
UK

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in England

COSO
Salary Trend in England

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

COSO Salary Trend in England

COSO
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COSO across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

COSO Salary Histogram in England

COSO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 12 £62,500 - 2
East Midlands - 3 £76,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
North West +3 2 £47,250 -5.50%
London -62 1 - -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 41 (89.13%) COBIT
2 30 (65.22%) ITIL
3 28 (60.87%) Finance
4 20 (43.48%) CISSP
5 19 (41.30%) Information Security
6 18 (39.13%) Management Information System
6 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
7 16 (34.78%) Degree
8 13 (28.26%) Change Management
8 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
9 11 (23.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
11 9 (19.57%) CISA
11 9 (19.57%) CISM
12 8 (17.39%) Middleware
12 8 (17.39%) PCI DSS
12 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
13 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
13 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
14 6 (13.04%) Windows
14 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
14 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
14 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (10.87%) SIEM
15 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
15 5 (10.87%) Document Management
15 5 (10.87%) SSH
15 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SSH
1 5 (10.87%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
1 5 (10.87%) VPN
1 5 (10.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Legal
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) German Language
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Auditor
3 6 (13.04%) Information Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Security Specialist
3 6 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Security Manager
4 5 (10.87%) IT Auditor
5 4 (8.70%) Audit Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) IT Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Service Improvement Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Senior IT Auditor
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.17%) iXBRL
2 1 (2.17%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) PKI
4 3 (6.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) AIX
2 5 (10.87%) Solaris
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) ITIL
2 19 (41.30%) Information Security
3 18 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 13 (28.26%) Change Management
4 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (21.74%) Data Protection
6 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.04%) Identity Management
7 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) SIEM
8 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Document Management
8 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.87%) Process Management
8 5 (10.87%) ERP
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) CISSP
2 16 (34.78%) Degree
3 9 (19.57%) CISA
3 9 (19.57%) CISM
4 5 (10.87%) GCIA
4 5 (10.87%) GCIH
5 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) CGEIT
6 2 (4.35%) ACCA
6 2 (4.35%) GIAC
6 2 (4.35%) MBA
7 1 (2.17%) CIMA
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (89.13%) COBIT
2 11 (23.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (17.39%) PCI DSS
5 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
7 2 (4.35%) GAAP
8 1 (2.17%) COREP
8 1 (2.17%) FINREP
8 1 (2.17%) Basel III
8 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.35%) Symantec
3 2 (4.35%) McAfee
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Varonis
4 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.17%) CA
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excelent
Posted: 5 days ago