The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 621 680 706
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +26
Permanent jobs citing COSO 16 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.022% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.19% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Median salary £57,500 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +61.11%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £46,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+50.53% -18.42%
COSO
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4579 5142 6015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.56% 11.50% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 4203 4743
Median salary £57,500 £55,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.07% +5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing COSO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in London

COSO
Salary Trend in London

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

COSO Salary Trend in London

COSO
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COSO across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

COSO Salary Histogram in London

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 London region with a requirement for COSO.

1 34 (97.14%) ITIL
2 33 (94.29%) COBIT
3 32 (91.43%) CISSP
4 31 (88.57%) Information Security
5 30 (85.71%) Degree
5 30 (85.71%) Computer Science
6 24 (68.57%) Data Protection
7 19 (54.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (48.57%) ISO27005
9 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
10 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
11 13 (37.14%) Identity Management
12 12 (34.29%) Finance
13 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
15 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (11.43%) CISA
16 2 (5.71%) MBA
16 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
16 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
16 2 (5.71%) Change Control
16 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
16 2 (5.71%) SIEM
16 2 (5.71%) CIMA
16 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
16 2 (5.71%) Firewall
16 2 (5.71%) PMP
16 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
16 2 (5.71%) Project Management
16 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Risk Manager
2 11 (31.43%) CISSP Manager
3 10 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 10 (28.57%) IT Risk Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Information Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Security Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Security Officer
6 6 (17.14%) Information Officer
7 5 (14.29%) Information Analyst
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Security Risk Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Chief Information Officer
9 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 16 (45.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) ITIL
2 31 (88.57%) Information Security
3 24 (68.57%) Data Protection
4 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 13 (37.14%) Identity Management
6 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.71%) ERP
9 2 (5.71%) Internal Audit
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
9 2 (5.71%) SIEM
9 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 32 (91.43%) CISSP
2 30 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) CISA
4 2 (5.71%) CIMA
4 2 (5.71%) MBA
4 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.71%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) CISM
5 1 (2.86%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (94.29%) COBIT
2 19 (54.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (48.57%) ISO27005
4 2 (5.71%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) SSAE 16
5 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle
1 2 (5.71%) SAP