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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 439 456 461
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing COSO 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £76,750 £66,250 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.84% +2.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,000 £54,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £76,750 £61,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -2.00%
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
2516 2499 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.69% 12.13% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 1978 2056
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing COSO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 3 £77,500 -
Berkshire +14 1 £76,000 +8.57%
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 South East region with a requirement for COSO.

1 16 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 14 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 14 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) ISO 9001
4 10 (55.56%) Change Management
4 10 (55.56%) Project Management
4 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Statistics
4 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (55.56%) Operations Management
4 10 (55.56%) Business Process Improvement
4 10 (55.56%) Process Improvement
4 10 (55.56%) CRAMM
4 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 10 (55.56%) ISO22301
5 8 (44.44%) COBIT
5 8 (44.44%) Information Security
5 8 (44.44%) CISSP
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) Data Security
6 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (27.78%) Firewall
8 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 4 (22.22%) Project Planning

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Extranet
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) GIS
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Release Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Security Officer
3 5 (27.78%) Information Officer
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 10 (55.56%) Statistics
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Risk Management
2 14 (77.78%) Configuration Management
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) Business Process Improvement
4 10 (55.56%) Change Management
4 10 (55.56%) CRAMM
4 10 (55.56%) Operations Management
4 10 (55.56%) Process Improvement
4 10 (55.56%) Project Management
4 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Information Security
6 6 (33.33%) Data Security
7 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (22.22%) Change Control
8 4 (22.22%) Coaching
8 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 4 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 4 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Security Patching
8 4 (22.22%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CITP
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) GCIA
2 4 (22.22%) GCIH
2 4 (22.22%) MBA
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (55.56%) ISO22301
1 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 8 (44.44%) COBIT
3 4 (22.22%) QA
3 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix