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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 867 927 959
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +32
Permanent jobs citing COSO 21 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.085% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 7
Median salary £67,000 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.58% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £62,500 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £82,000 £77,600
UK excluding London median salary £76,000 £46,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+63.44% -18.42%
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
10790 11776 12717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.76% 11.36% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8699 9364 9968
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +31 18 £45,000 -38.98%
South East +36 3 £76,000 +21.60%
COSO
UK

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 45 (77.59%) ITIL
1 45 (77.59%) COBIT
2 42 (72.41%) CISSP
3 40 (68.97%) Information Security
4 33 (56.90%) Degree
5 30 (51.72%) Computer Science
6 28 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (46.55%) Finance
8 26 (44.83%) Risk Management
9 25 (43.10%) Data Protection
10 24 (41.38%) Management Information System
11 17 (29.31%) ISO27005
12 13 (22.41%) Identity Management
13 11 (18.97%) Change Management
14 9 (15.52%) CISA
14 9 (15.52%) PCI DSS
15 8 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
15 8 (13.79%) Project Management
15 8 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 7 (12.07%) SAP
16 7 (12.07%) Windows
16 7 (12.07%) Firewall
17 6 (10.34%) CRAMM
17 6 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement
17 6 (10.34%) Operations Management
17 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
17 6 (10.34%) Statistics
17 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
17 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001

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 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) IaaS
1 2 (3.45%) PaaS
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.45%) Extranet
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) GIS
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Risk Manager
2 14 (24.14%) Security Manager
3 13 (22.41%) IT Manager
4 12 (20.69%) CISSP Manager
5 11 (18.97%) Security Officer
6 10 (17.24%) IT Risk Manager
7 9 (15.52%) Information Manager
7 9 (15.52%) Information Security Manager
7 9 (15.52%) Information Security Officer
8 8 (13.79%) Analyst
8 8 (13.79%) Information Officer
8 8 (13.79%) Security Analyst
9 7 (12.07%) Information Risk Manager
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security Risk Manager
10 6 (10.34%) Release Manager
11 5 (8.62%) Information Analyst
11 5 (8.62%) Information Security Analyst
12 4 (6.90%) Compliance Manager
13 3 (5.17%) IT Security Manager
13 3 (5.17%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 24 (41.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) ITIL
2 40 (68.97%) Information Security
3 26 (44.83%) Risk Management
4 25 (43.10%) Data Protection
5 13 (22.41%) Identity Management
6 11 (18.97%) Change Management
7 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (10.34%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) CRAMM
8 6 (10.34%) Operations Management
8 6 (10.34%) Process Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (8.62%) Security Operations
10 4 (6.90%) Change Control
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) Perl
1 2 (3.45%) Python
1 2 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (72.41%) CISSP
2 33 (56.90%) Degree
3 9 (15.52%) CISA
4 5 (8.62%) CISM
5 4 (6.90%) MBA
6 2 (3.45%) CIMA
6 2 (3.45%) CITP
6 2 (3.45%) GCIA
6 2 (3.45%) GCIH
6 2 (3.45%) MCSE
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.45%) PMP
7 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.72%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (77.59%) COBIT
2 28 (48.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (29.31%) ISO27005
4 9 (15.52%) PCI DSS
5 8 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001
6 6 (10.34%) ISO22301
7 3 (5.17%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (3.45%) QA
8 2 (3.45%) SSAE 16
9 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix