The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 834 800 867
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +67
Permanent jobs citing COSO 45 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.035% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.40% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 14
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £49,100 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £82,500 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £61,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +16.66%
COSO
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11332 10046 11644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.62% 10.21% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8832 7963 9651
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,826
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 -2 28 £62,500 +4.16% 1
London -39 8 £55,000 -27.86%
West Midlands - 6 - -
East of England - 6 - -
North West - 3 £48,500 -
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 38 (70.37%) COBIT
2 31 (57.41%) Finance
3 30 (55.56%) ITIL
4 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
4 22 (40.74%) PCI DSS
5 21 (38.89%) Information Security
5 21 (38.89%) Risk Management
6 17 (31.48%) Change Management
7 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
7 16 (29.63%) Degree
8 15 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 13 (24.07%) Project Management
9 13 (24.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 12 (22.22%) Security Management
10 12 (22.22%) CISSP
11 11 (20.37%) CISA
11 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 9 (16.67%) Process Management
13 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 8 (14.81%) MS Visio
14 8 (14.81%) Middleware
14 8 (14.81%) CISM
14 8 (14.81%) PRINCE
14 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (12.96%) PKI
15 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
15 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 8 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 6 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (7.41%) MS Project
5 3 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (9.26%) SSH
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
1 5 (9.26%) HTTP
1 5 (9.26%) VPN
1 5 (9.26%) SSL
2 4 (7.41%) Broadband
2 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 2 (3.70%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) X.509
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 31 (57.41%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Information Security Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Information Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Audit Manager
4 8 (14.81%) Auditor
5 7 (12.96%) IT Auditor
6 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 6 (11.11%) Risk Manager
6 6 (11.11%) Security Specialist
7 5 (9.26%) Incident Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Service Improvement Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
8 3 (5.56%) IT Audit Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) IT Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.96%) PKI
4 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (7.41%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.70%) FMCG
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) AIX
2 5 (9.26%) Solaris
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) ITIL
2 21 (38.89%) Information Security
2 21 (38.89%) Risk Management
3 17 (31.48%) Change Management
4 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
5 13 (24.07%) Project Management
6 12 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 12 (22.22%) Security Management
7 11 (20.37%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 9 (16.67%) Process Management
10 8 (14.81%) PRINCE
11 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.11%) ERP
12 6 (11.11%) Information Security Management
12 6 (11.11%) Data Security
12 6 (11.11%) Resource Management
12 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
2 12 (22.22%) CISSP
3 11 (20.37%) CISA
4 8 (14.81%) CISM
5 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.26%) GCIA
6 5 (9.26%) GCIH
7 2 (3.70%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.85%) ACCA
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (70.37%) COBIT
2 22 (40.74%) PCI DSS
3 15 (27.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (24.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.85%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) SAP
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
3 5 (9.26%) Symantec
4 4 (7.41%) Varonis
4 4 (7.41%) McAfee
4 4 (7.41%) JD Edwards
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.85%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
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