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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 440 449 423
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing COSO 4 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.026% 0.068%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.24% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £66,250 £64,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2327 2471 2225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.38% 10.84% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1910 1810
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COSO
Salary Trend in the South East

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

COSO Salary Trend in the South East

COSO
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire -3 1 £70,000 +18.64%
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 10 (76.92%) CISM
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
2 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (76.92%) CRISC
3 9 (69.23%) ISMS
3 9 (69.23%) Legal
3 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
3 9 (69.23%) Security Management
4 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) COBIT
6 3 (23.08%) CISA
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) UNIX
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
General
1 9 (69.23%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Risk Manager
2 8 (61.54%) Information Manager
2 8 (61.54%) Information Security Manager
2 8 (61.54%) Security Manager
2 8 (61.54%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 8 (61.54%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Auditor
3 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Auditor
3 2 (15.38%) Auditor
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Risk Management
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) ISMS
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security Management
2 9 (69.23%) Security Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 10 (76.92%) CISM
2 10 (76.92%) CRISC
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle