The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 869 908 961
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +53
Permanent jobs citing COSO 37 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 11
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £76,750 £61,250 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -7.54%
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
11005 11256 12581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.79% 11.30% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8821 8930 9987
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing COSO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

COSO Salary Histogram in England

COSO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +51 33 £57,500 -22.03%
South East +6 4 £76,750 +15.84%
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing COSO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for COSO.

1 50 (75.76%) ITIL
2 48 (72.73%) COBIT
3 46 (69.70%) CISSP
4 43 (65.15%) Information Security
5 35 (53.03%) Degree
6 34 (51.52%) Risk Management
6 34 (51.52%) Finance
7 32 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (45.45%) Computer Science
8 30 (45.45%) Management Information System
9 25 (37.88%) Data Protection
10 17 (25.76%) ISO27005
11 14 (21.21%) Change Management
11 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 14 (21.21%) Project Management
12 13 (19.70%) Identity Management
13 12 (18.18%) PCI DSS
14 10 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (15.15%) ISO22301
14 10 (15.15%) CRAMM
14 10 (15.15%) Business Process Improvement
14 10 (15.15%) Process Improvement
14 10 (15.15%) Statistics
14 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
14 10 (15.15%) Operations Management
14 10 (15.15%) Firewall
14 10 (15.15%) ISO 9001
15 9 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (13.64%) CISA
16 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) IaaS
1 2 (3.03%) PaaS
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) Extranet
2 4 (6.06%) Network Security
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) LAN
3 2 (3.03%) SSL
3 2 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) GIS
General
1 34 (51.52%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Risk Manager
2 15 (22.73%) Security Officer
3 14 (21.21%) Security Manager
4 13 (19.70%) Information Security Officer
4 13 (19.70%) IT Manager
5 12 (18.18%) CISSP Manager
5 12 (18.18%) Information Officer
6 10 (15.15%) IT Risk Manager
6 10 (15.15%) Release Manager
7 9 (13.64%) Information Manager
7 9 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (10.61%) Analyst
8 7 (10.61%) Information Risk Manager
8 7 (10.61%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Compliance Manager
9 5 (7.58%) Information Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) SAP Manager
11 3 (4.55%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 30 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.15%) Statistics
3 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) ITIL
2 43 (65.15%) Information Security
3 34 (51.52%) Risk Management
4 25 (37.88%) Data Protection
5 14 (21.21%) Change Management
5 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 14 (21.21%) Project Management
6 13 (19.70%) Identity Management
7 10 (15.15%) Business Process Improvement
7 10 (15.15%) CRAMM
7 10 (15.15%) Operations Management
7 10 (15.15%) Process Improvement
7 10 (15.15%) Software Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (12.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (10.61%) Data Security
10 6 (9.09%) Change Control
10 6 (9.09%) ERP
10 6 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (7.58%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) Perl
1 4 (6.06%) Python
1 4 (6.06%) Ruby
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (69.70%) CISSP
2 35 (53.03%) Degree
3 9 (13.64%) CISA
4 6 (9.09%) MBA
5 5 (7.58%) CISM
6 4 (6.06%) CITP
6 4 (6.06%) GCIA
6 4 (6.06%) GCIH
6 4 (6.06%) MCSE
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.03%) CCIE
7 2 (3.03%) CIMA
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.03%) PMP
8 1 (1.52%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (72.73%) COBIT
2 32 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (25.76%) ISO27005
4 12 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 10 (15.15%) ISO 9001
5 10 (15.15%) ISO22301
6 9 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (6.06%) QA
8 2 (3.03%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (3.03%) SSAE 16
9 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix