The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 187 155 198
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +43
Permanent jobs citing COSO 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.39% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% 3.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
COSO
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
495 400 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.81% 12.01% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 388 337 494
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

COSO
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the Hampshire region.

COSO Salary Trend in Hampshire

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (100.00%) ITIL
1 26 (100.00%) COBIT
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 20 (76.92%) PCI DSS
2 20 (76.92%) Change Management
3 15 (57.69%) PRINCE
4 13 (50.00%) PKI
5 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
6 8 (30.77%) LDAP
6 8 (30.77%) Algorithms
6 8 (30.77%) X.509
6 8 (30.77%) Cryptography
7 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Resource Management
8 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
8 6 (23.08%) Data Security
8 6 (23.08%) Security Management
8 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 6 (23.08%) Information Security
8 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
9 5 (19.23%) Document Management
9 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) Symantec
9 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
9 5 (19.23%) SIEM

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (15.38%) MS Project
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) LDAP
1 8 (30.77%) X.509
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) SSH
2 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
2 5 (19.23%) SSL
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Security Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Information Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Incident Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) PKI
2 8 (30.77%) Cryptography
2 8 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) AIX
1 5 (19.23%) Solaris
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Change Management
3 15 (57.69%) PRINCE
4 11 (42.31%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 6 (23.08%) Data Security
5 6 (23.08%) Security Management
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 6 (23.08%) Information Security
5 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 5 (19.23%) Document Management
6 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) SIEM
6 5 (19.23%) Cyber Security
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 5 (19.23%) GCIA
2 5 (19.23%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (100.00%) COBIT
2 20 (76.92%) PCI DSS
3 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 5 (19.23%) Symantec
2 4 (15.38%) McAfee
2 4 (15.38%) Varonis
3 1 (3.85%) Tripwire