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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 395 466 450
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -16
Permanent jobs citing COSO 5 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.051% 0.082%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.43% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 16
Median salary £100,000 £73,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +4.28%
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £73,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+36.98% +32.72%
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
1710 2554 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.56% 11.88% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1422 2129 2022
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +47 3 £100,000 +47.05%
Oxfordshire +36 2 £100,000 +32.45%
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 11 (78.57%) ITIL
1 11 (78.57%) COBIT
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (57.14%) Database Security
5 7 (50.00%) Analytics
5 7 (50.00%) B2B
5 7 (50.00%) Data Security
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Data Encryption
6 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (35.71%) Security Management
8 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
8 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
8 4 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 3 (21.43%) CRAMM
9 3 (21.43%) SaaS
9 3 (21.43%) PaaS
9 3 (21.43%) Test Management
9 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
9 3 (21.43%) IaaS
9 3 (21.43%) CISSP

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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
1 3 (21.43%) PaaS
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Security Officer
2 9 (64.29%) Information Officer
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (28.57%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Information Security
3 8 (57.14%) Database Security
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (50.00%) B2B
4 7 (50.00%) Data Encryption
4 7 (50.00%) Data Security
5 5 (35.71%) Security Management
6 4 (28.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) CRAMM
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Test Management
7 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) VMware