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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 879 902 862
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -40
Permanent jobs citing COSO 32 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 27
Average salary £73,000 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.72% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £77,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £73,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+39.04% -8.69%
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
11492 10774 10471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.14% 11.05% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9227 8475 8110
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 0 16 £50,000 -16.66%
East of England - 7 £80,000 - 1
London +2 3 £72,750 -27.25%
East Midlands 0 3 £52,500 +10.52%
North West - 3 £80,000 -
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 27 (54.00%) Risk Management
2 27 (54.00%) COBIT
3 23 (46.00%) ITIL
4 22 (44.00%) Management Information System
4 22 (44.00%) Information Security
5 19 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (36.00%) CISSP
7 17 (34.00%) Change Management
8 16 (32.00%) Firewall
9 15 (30.00%) CISA
9 15 (30.00%) PCI DSS
10 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
11 13 (26.00%) Project Management
11 13 (26.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (26.00%) ISO22301
12 12 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (24.00%) ISO 9001
13 11 (22.00%) SAP
14 10 (20.00%) Operations Management
14 10 (20.00%) Degree
14 10 (20.00%) Statistics
14 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
14 10 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
14 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
14 10 (20.00%) CRAMM
14 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (18.00%) Security Architecture
15 9 (18.00%) Data Security
15 9 (18.00%) Windows

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) SaaS
2 4 (8.00%) IaaS
2 4 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) Network Security
3 7 (14.00%) Internet
3 7 (14.00%) LAN
3 7 (14.00%) WAN
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (8.00%) Extranet
4 4 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) GIS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Information Officer
1 12 (24.00%) Information Security Officer
1 12 (24.00%) Security Officer
2 10 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 9 (18.00%) Compliance Manager
3 9 (18.00%) SAP Manager
4 7 (14.00%) Risk Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Security Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Finance Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Auditor
7 3 (6.00%) Internal Auditor
7 3 (6.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.00%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.00%) Head of IT
8 2 (4.00%) Head of IT Operations
8 2 (4.00%) Head of Operations
8 2 (4.00%) Head of Security
8 2 (4.00%) SOX Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.00%) Statistics
3 7 (14.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.00%) PKI
5 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Risk Management
2 23 (46.00%) ITIL
3 22 (44.00%) Information Security
4 17 (34.00%) Change Management
5 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
6 13 (26.00%) Project Management
6 13 (26.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 10 (20.00%) CRAMM
7 10 (20.00%) Operations Management
7 10 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Data Security
8 9 (18.00%) Security Architecture
9 8 (16.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 7 (14.00%) Security Management
11 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
11 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (10.00%) ERP
12 5 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Perl
1 7 (14.00%) Python
1 7 (14.00%) Ruby
2 2 (4.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) CISSP
2 15 (30.00%) CISA
3 10 (20.00%) Degree
4 7 (14.00%) CISM
5 5 (10.00%) MBA
6 4 (8.00%) CCIE
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.00%) CITP
6 4 (8.00%) GCIA
6 4 (8.00%) GCIH
6 4 (8.00%) MCSE
6 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) CRISC
8 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (4.00%) QiCA
9 1 (2.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (54.00%) COBIT
2 19 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 13 (26.00%) ISO22301
5 12 (24.00%) ISO 9001
5 12 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (10.00%) ISAE 3402
7 4 (8.00%) QA
8 3 (6.00%) HIPAA
9 2 (4.00%) MiFID
9 2 (4.00%) SAS 70
10 1 (2.00%) BS25999
10 1 (2.00%) GAAP
10 1 (2.00%) ISO27002
10 1 (2.00%) ISO27005
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) CA
5 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
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