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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 407 - 449
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COSO 10 0 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.058% - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.49% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 24
Median salary £85,000 - £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
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
2060 2351 2757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.96% 11.20% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1937 2108
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

COSO Salary Histogram 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 1 October 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
Berkshire - 8 £85,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £90,000 -
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (75.00%) ITIL
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
1 9 (75.00%) COBIT
2 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Database Security
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Data Security
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) B2B
5 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (25.00%) CRAMM
6 3 (25.00%) Test Management
6 3 (25.00%) SaaS
6 3 (25.00%) PaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) IaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (16.67%) Legal
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Information Officer
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (58.33%) Security Officer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Database Security
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) B2B
3 4 (33.33%) Data Security
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRAMM
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) CAPA
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) COBIT
2 2 (16.67%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware