Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IT Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Governance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 748 883
Rank change year-on-year -67 +135 +90
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 368 482 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 294 318 316
England median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +11.63% -6.52%
10th Percentile £35,725 £36,100 £32,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,275 £88,125
UK median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% +14.29% -6.67%

IT Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152449 159358 181424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121294 133740 151021
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IT Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Governance in England.

Salary trend for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Governance in England

IT Governance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 153 £55,000 -4.35% 14
South East +73 121 £60,000 -7.69% 10
North of England -45 52 £57,500 +4.55% 4
North West +21 33 £61,250 +8.89% 4
Midlands -33 29 £42,500 -22.73% 1
West Midlands -49 19 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire -56 16 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands +36 11 £40,000 -60.00%
South West +5 6 £55,000 +57.14%
East of England -17 5 £67,500 +28.57%
North East +9 3 £8,000 -85.45%
IT Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing IT Governance 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 England region with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 188 (51.09%) Finance
2 105 (28.53%) IT Strategy
3 103 (27.99%) ITIL
4 87 (23.64%) Degree
5 85 (23.10%) Information Security
6 84 (22.83%) Management Information System
7 68 (18.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 63 (17.12%) Project Management
9 60 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 59 (16.03%) Microsoft
11 58 (15.76%) CISSP
12 54 (14.67%) Service Management
13 53 (14.40%) Banking
14 50 (13.59%) Asset Management
15 48 (13.04%) Active Directory
16 45 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (11.41%) Performance Management
18 41 (11.14%) Change Management
18 41 (11.14%) Windows
19 40 (10.87%) CISM
19 40 (10.87%) Firewall
20 39 (10.60%) Penetration Testing
21 37 (10.05%) Security Management
21 37 (10.05%) Retail
21 37 (10.05%) COBIT
22 36 (9.78%) SDLC
23 34 (9.24%) Investment Banking
24 33 (8.97%) Information Security Management
24 33 (8.97%) Strategic Planning
24 33 (8.97%) Legal

IT Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.82%) Gentran
5 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.53%) SAP MM
2 9 (2.45%) SAP MII
2 9 (2.45%) SAP PP
2 9 (2.45%) SAP PP-PI
3 5 (1.36%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.82%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.82%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.27%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.07%) Office 365
2 22 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.53%) IaaS
4 13 (3.53%) PaaS
5 10 (2.72%) SaaS
6 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.36%) Serverless
8 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.82%) Heroku
9 2 (0.54%) GitHub
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.87%) Firewall
2 29 (7.88%) Network Security
3 8 (2.17%) SAN
4 5 (1.36%) Skype
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.54%) Intranet
5 2 (0.54%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.36%) Power BI
3 5 (1.36%) QlikView
3 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.54%) DB2
4 2 (0.54%) GIS
4 2 (0.54%) MySQL
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.63%) JIRA
2 4 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.54%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 188 (51.09%) Finance
2 53 (14.40%) Banking
3 37 (10.05%) Retail
4 34 (9.24%) Investment Banking
5 33 (8.97%) Legal
6 31 (8.42%) Retail Banking
7 16 (4.35%) Marketing
8 12 (3.26%) Manufacturing
9 10 (2.72%) Back Office
9 10 (2.72%) Publishing
10 9 (2.45%) International Banking
11 6 (1.63%) Law
12 5 (1.36%) Advertising
13 4 (1.09%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.82%) Electronics
15 2 (0.54%) Front Office
16 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (22.55%) Analyst
2 44 (11.96%) IT Manager
3 39 (10.60%) Security Analyst
4 35 (9.51%) Head of Architecture
5 34 (9.24%) Architect
6 28 (7.61%) Information Analyst
7 27 (7.34%) IT Analyst
8 26 (7.07%) Governance Analyst
9 24 (6.52%) Information Security Analyst
10 22 (5.98%) Asset and Configuration Manager
10 22 (5.98%) Configuration Manager
11 20 (5.43%) Financial Analyst
12 19 (5.16%) Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (5.16%) Network Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (5.16%) Network Manager
12 19 (5.16%) Service Analyst
13 18 (4.89%) Governance Manager
14 16 (4.35%) Head of IT
15 14 (3.80%) IT Governance Analyst
15 14 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.45%) SAPUI5
2 7 (1.90%) CSS
2 7 (1.90%) HTML
3 6 (1.63%) Node.js
4 5 (1.36%) SVG
5 4 (1.09%) HTML5
5 4 (1.09%) Middleware
5 4 (1.09%) Web Services
6 3 (0.82%) CSS3
6 3 (0.82%) Sass
7 2 (0.54%) D3.js
7 2 (0.54%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.54%) WebGL
8 1 (0.27%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) COM
8 1 (0.27%) jQuery
8 1 (0.27%) JSP
8 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.27%) Servlets
8 1 (0.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.83%) Management Information System
2 33 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (8.70%) CMDB
4 25 (6.79%) User Experience
5 23 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 17 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.90%) FMCG
8 6 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.09%) Life Science
11 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.82%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.82%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.54%) Fintech
12 2 (0.54%) iPad
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.14%) Windows
2 27 (7.34%) Windows Server
3 19 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (2.99%) Linux
5 6 (1.63%) Unix
6 4 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.82%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.54%) AIX
8 2 (0.54%) Solaris
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (28.53%) IT Strategy
2 103 (27.99%) ITIL
3 85 (23.10%) Information Security
4 63 (17.12%) Project Management
5 60 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 54 (14.67%) Service Management
7 50 (13.59%) Asset Management
8 45 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (11.41%) Performance Management
10 41 (11.14%) Change Management
11 39 (10.60%) Penetration Testing
12 37 (10.05%) Security Management
13 36 (9.78%) SDLC
14 33 (8.97%) Information Security Management
14 33 (8.97%) Strategic Planning
14 33 (8.97%) Supplier Management
14 33 (8.97%) Wealth Management
15 31 (8.42%) Risk Management
16 30 (8.15%) Process Improvement
16 30 (8.15%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.42%) R
2 25 (6.79%) SQL
3 5 (1.36%) Java
3 5 (1.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.09%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) ES6
5 1 (0.27%) Go
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (23.64%) Degree
2 58 (15.76%) CISSP
3 40 (10.87%) CISM
4 31 (8.42%) CRISC
5 25 (6.79%) CISA
6 23 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (5.98%) GIAC
8 17 (4.62%) CEH
9 14 (3.80%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (3.80%) Security+ Certification
10 12 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (2.45%) PMI Certification
12 8 (2.17%) CASP
12 8 (2.17%) ISEB
12 8 (2.17%) PMP
12 8 (2.17%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.17%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.09%) MCSE
13 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.82%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (18.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (10.05%) COBIT
3 32 (8.70%) SLA
4 21 (5.71%) PCI DSS
4 21 (5.71%) QA
5 14 (3.80%) GDPR
5 14 (3.80%) PMO
6 7 (1.90%) COSO
6 7 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.63%) GPG13
7 6 (1.63%) GxP
7 6 (1.63%) Val IT
8 5 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.54%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 48 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.71%) vSphere
4 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (5.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.54%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.97%) VMware
3 32 (8.70%) SAP
4 25 (6.79%) Cisco
5 21 (5.71%) HP
6 13 (3.53%) Citrix
7 10 (2.72%) Ariba
7 10 (2.72%) IBM
8 8 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.17%) EMC
8 8 (2.17%) NetApp
9 4 (1.09%) HEAT Software
9 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.82%) Google
10 3 (0.82%) Kofax
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle
11 2 (0.54%) BMC
11 2 (0.54%) Juniper
11 2 (0.54%) Salesforce.com