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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
England / South East
Rank 382 432 447
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +15
Permanent jobs citing COSO 3 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.099% 0.053%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.78% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 10
Median salary £100,000 £50,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.48%
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £70,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+42.34% +27.72%

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
1607 2429 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.76% 12.63% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 2030 1769
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +32 2 £100,000 +47.05%
Oxfordshire +30 1 £100,000 +31.57%
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) ITIL
1 10 (76.92%) COBIT
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Database Security
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Data Encryption
4 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 7 (53.85%) B2B
4 7 (53.85%) Data Security
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (30.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
6 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Cyber Intelligence
6 4 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (30.77%) Security Management
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Test Management
7 3 (23.08%) SaaS
7 3 (23.08%) PaaS
7 3 (23.08%) CRAMM

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 3 (23.08%) IaaS
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Security Officer
2 9 (69.23%) Information Officer
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security Officer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (30.77%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Information Security
3 8 (61.54%) Database Security
4 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 7 (53.85%) B2B
4 7 (53.85%) Data Encryption
4 7 (53.85%) Data Security
5 4 (30.77%) Cyber Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) CRAMM
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Test Management
6 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (76.92%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) VMware