The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 616 627 613
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing COSO 12 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% 0.038% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Average salary £62,500 - £77,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 - £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
4904 5202 4681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.97% 11.04% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 4072 3746
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COSO across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2015.

COSO Salary Histogram in London

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 17 (89.47%) Risk Management
2 16 (84.21%) CISA
3 15 (78.95%) COBIT
4 14 (73.68%) Information Security
5 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (36.84%) Security Management
7 7 (36.84%) CISM
7 7 (36.84%) Change Management
7 7 (36.84%) CISSP
8 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
8 6 (31.58%) Taxonomies
8 6 (31.58%) CSSLP
8 6 (31.58%) SDLC
9 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
9 5 (26.32%) Legal
9 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (26.32%) CIMA
10 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (21.05%) Banking
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
10 4 (21.05%) HIPAA
10 4 (21.05%) ISMS
10 4 (21.05%) SaaS
10 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Management
10 4 (21.05%) CRISC

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Risk Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Risk Officer
2 4 (21.05%) Auditor
2 4 (21.05%) Internal Auditor
3 2 (10.53%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Cyber Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Taxonomies
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Risk Management
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) Security Management
3 7 (36.84%) Change Management
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Business Development
8 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
8 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) CISA
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
2 7 (36.84%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) CSSLP
4 5 (26.32%) CIMA
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) CRISC
6 1 (5.26%) PMP
6 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) COBIT
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
4 4 (21.05%) HIPAA
4 4 (21.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (5.26%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) SAP
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec
1 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago