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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 186 159 186
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Permanent jobs citing COSO 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.078% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.69% 3.43% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
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
434 350 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.29% 10.73% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 335 283 473
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) COBIT
2 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 12 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 12 (75.00%) Change Management
3 8 (50.00%) X.509
3 8 (50.00%) LDAP
3 8 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 8 (50.00%) PKI
3 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 4 (25.00%) Security Management
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee
6 2 (12.50%) Varonis
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.25%) SailPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 1 (6.25%) Legal

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) X.509
1 8 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Head of Security
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (50.00%) PKI
1 8 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 12 (75.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) COBIT
2 12 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Symantec
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee
2 2 (12.50%) Varonis
3 1 (6.25%) Tripwire