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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 859 825 861
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +36
Permanent jobs citing COSO 19 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.27% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 1
Average salary £60,000 £73,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% +22.91%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11687 10442 10753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.25% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9173 8367 8898
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £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 24 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 24 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 -30 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East Midlands - 3 £76,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
North West -5 2 £47,250 -5.50% 1
London -43 1 - -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 38 (88.37%) COBIT
2 27 (62.79%) ITIL
3 24 (55.81%) Finance
4 20 (46.51%) CISSP
5 18 (41.86%) Information Security
6 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
6 17 (39.53%) Degree
7 16 (37.21%) Risk Management
8 13 (30.23%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (27.91%) Change Management
10 11 (25.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
12 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
12 9 (20.93%) CISM
13 8 (18.60%) CISA
13 8 (18.60%) Middleware
14 7 (16.28%) Identity Management
14 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
15 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
16 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
16 5 (11.63%) HTTP
16 5 (11.63%) VPN
16 5 (11.63%) SSL
16 5 (11.63%) Cisco
16 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
16 5 (11.63%) Windows

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (13.95%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.30%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
1 5 (11.63%) VPN
1 5 (11.63%) SSL
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
1 5 (11.63%) SSH
1 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Security Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Information Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Security Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Auditor
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) IT Risk Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Audit Manager
5 4 (9.30%) IT Auditor
6 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Service Improvement Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Operational Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) XBRL
2 1 (2.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.33%) iXBRL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.63%) PKI
4 3 (6.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
1 5 (11.63%) AIX
1 5 (11.63%) Solaris
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Information Security
3 16 (37.21%) Risk Management
4 13 (30.23%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (27.91%) Change Management
6 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
7 7 (16.28%) Identity Management
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.63%) Process Management
9 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) SIEM
9 5 (11.63%) Document Management
9 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
10 4 (9.30%) Analytics
10 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
10 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.30%) ERP
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) CISSP
2 17 (39.53%) Degree
3 9 (20.93%) CISM
4 8 (18.60%) CISA
5 5 (11.63%) GCIA
5 5 (11.63%) GCIH
6 3 (6.98%) CGEIT
6 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) MBA
7 2 (4.65%) GIAC
7 2 (4.65%) ACCA
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (88.37%) COBIT
2 11 (25.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
5 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
7 2 (4.65%) GAAP
8 1 (2.33%) COREP
8 1 (2.33%) FINREP
8 1 (2.33%) Basel III
8 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) McAfee
4 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.33%) Varonis
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 23 days ago