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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 624 660
Rank change year-on-year +19 +36  
Permanent jobs citing COSO 7 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.050% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.40% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 8
Median salary £92,500 £57,500 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.86% -22.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,800 £69,500
10% offered a salary of more than £134,000 £76,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £76,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -4.60% +63.44%  

COSO is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4763 5054 5557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.99% 12.62% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3537 4163 4522
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £84,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

COSO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing COSO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Croydon - 3 - -
COSO
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) COBIT
2 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (40.00%) ISO 31000
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
5 3 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Security Hardening
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management

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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Information
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Security
2 3 (30.00%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) SOX Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (30.00%) Data Security
5 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Hardening
5 3 (30.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 1 (10.00%) Business Development
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
7 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) CISSP
3 5 (50.00%) CISA
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) CIMA
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) COBIT
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (40.00%) ISO 31000
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (10.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) SAP