Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for COSO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COSO over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 838 899
Rank change year-on-year +16 +61 +13
Permanent jobs citing COSO 16 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.040% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 11
London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £112,250 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £73,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -4.11% +21.67%

COSO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10261 9989 11452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.68% 13.17% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7418 8249 9294
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

COSO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing COSO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for COSO in London

COSO
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for COSO in London

COSO
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COSO in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for COSO in London

COSO
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COSO within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Central London - 1 £120,000 - 1
COSO
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for COSO.

1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (37.50%) CISSP
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (37.50%) CISA
3 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (37.50%) COBIT
3 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 6 (37.50%) IT Audit
4 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
4 5 (31.25%) CA
5 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 4 (25.00%) BPR
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) PMI
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma

COSO
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Head of Information
2 5 (31.25%) Head of Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Head of Security
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Auditor
4 2 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ERP Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Auditor
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Auditor
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Auditor
4 2 (12.50%) SOX Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Currency
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) IT Audit
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 4 (25.00%) BPR
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CISA
1 6 (37.50%) CISSP
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CIMA
4 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) COBIT
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 6 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 31000
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (18.75%) BS25999
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) CA
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP