Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 813 911
Rank change year-on-year -12 +98 +64
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 377 385 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 345 230 271
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £88,250 £85,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £43,845
% change year-on-year - +36.85% -20.28%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158,271 157,206 186,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.53% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128,517 129,505 154,372
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

IT Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Governance over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Governance within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
England -23 356 £60,000 - 37
UK excluding London -42 204 £60,000 - 22
London +40 165 £62,500 +8.70% 15
South East +63 123 £60,000 -7.69% 6
North of England -34 31 £70,000 +27.27% 9
Midlands -51 27 £63,750 +30.77% 2
West Midlands -34 21 £63,750 +41.67% 2
North West -5 13 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Yorkshire -21 9 £70,000 +40.00% 2
North East - 9 £72,500 -
Scotland -25 8 £64,750 -
East Midlands +4 6 £58,000 -30.33%
East of England -17 5 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Wales +8 4 £41,250 -
South West -5 3 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Isle of Man - 3 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing IT Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 189 (50.13%) Finance
2 110 (29.18%) Information Security
3 102 (27.06%) ITIL
4 79 (20.95%) Degree
5 76 (20.16%) IT Strategy
6 75 (19.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 74 (19.63%) Management Information System
8 71 (18.83%) Project Management
9 68 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 64 (16.98%) CISSP
12 60 (15.92%) Service Management
13 55 (14.59%) Active Directory
13 55 (14.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 48 (12.73%) Security Management
14 48 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (12.20%) Firewall
16 44 (11.67%) Information Security Management
16 44 (11.67%) Risk Assessment
17 42 (11.14%) Penetration Testing
18 38 (10.08%) Network Security
19 36 (9.55%) QA
19 36 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (9.55%) VMware
19 36 (9.55%) Change Management
19 36 (9.55%) Windows
20 35 (9.28%) Office 365
21 34 (9.02%) Line Management
21 34 (9.02%) SQL
21 34 (9.02%) CISM

IT Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.59%) IntelliMatch
1 6 (1.59%) SAP ERP
1 6 (1.59%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.33%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.33%) SAP PS
3 3 (0.80%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.80%) Shopify
4 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.27%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.28%) Office 365
2 30 (7.96%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (6.90%) SaaS
4 24 (6.37%) PaaS
5 22 (5.84%) IaaS
6 19 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (2.92%) Serverless
8 10 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (1.86%) Heroku
10 6 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.20%) Firewall
2 38 (10.08%) Network Security
3 2 (0.53%) Intranet
3 2 (0.53%) SMS
3 2 (0.53%) VPN
3 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.27%) DHCP
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.27%) IPsec
4 1 (0.27%) OSPF
4 1 (0.27%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.86%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.53%) DB2
3 2 (0.53%) MySQL
4 1 (0.27%) GIS
4 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.59%) JIRA
2 5 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.27%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.27%) Maven
3 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 189 (50.13%) Finance
2 33 (8.75%) Marketing
2 33 (8.75%) Retail
3 25 (6.63%) Banking
4 24 (6.37%) Legal
5 19 (5.04%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.45%) Back Office
7 12 (3.18%) International Banking
7 12 (3.18%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.18%) Publishing
8 9 (2.39%) Electronics
9 6 (1.59%) Advertising
10 4 (1.06%) Law
11 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (25.46%) Analyst
2 56 (14.85%) IT Manager
2 56 (14.85%) Security Analyst
3 50 (13.26%) Architect
4 33 (8.75%) Information Analyst
4 33 (8.75%) Information Security Analyst
5 28 (7.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 27 (7.16%) Enterprise Architect
7 26 (6.90%) IT Analyst
7 26 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 26 (6.90%) Network Manager
8 22 (5.84%) Head of IT
9 21 (5.57%) Governance Analyst
10 18 (4.77%) Product Manager
11 17 (4.51%) Governance Manager
12 16 (4.24%) Financial Analyst
13 15 (3.98%) Service Analyst
14 14 (3.71%) Asset and Configuration Manager
14 14 (3.71%) Configuration Manager
14 14 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.59%) REST
2 5 (1.33%) CSS
2 5 (1.33%) HTML
2 5 (1.33%) Node.js
3 4 (1.06%) HTML5
3 4 (1.06%) SVG
4 3 (0.80%) CSS3
5 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.27%) COM
6 1 (0.27%) D3.js
6 1 (0.27%) jOOQ
6 1 (0.27%) jQuery
6 1 (0.27%) JSP
6 1 (0.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.27%) Sass
6 1 (0.27%) Servlets
6 1 (0.27%) Spring
6 1 (0.27%) Web Services
6 1 (0.27%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 74 (19.63%) Management Information System
2 48 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.37%) CMDB
5 18 (4.77%) User Experience
6 17 (4.51%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.45%) Fintech
8 10 (2.65%) Blog
9 7 (1.86%) FMCG
9 7 (1.86%) Smart Meter
10 6 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.06%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.53%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.55%) Windows
2 28 (7.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.18%) Information Security
2 102 (27.06%) ITIL
3 76 (20.16%) IT Strategy
4 71 (18.83%) Project Management
5 68 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (15.92%) Service Management
7 55 (14.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 48 (12.73%) Security Management
9 44 (11.67%) Information Security Management
9 44 (11.67%) Risk Assessment
10 42 (11.14%) Penetration Testing
11 36 (9.55%) Change Management
12 34 (9.02%) Line Management
12 34 (9.02%) Software Engineering
13 33 (8.75%) Performance Management
13 33 (8.75%) Process Improvement
13 33 (8.75%) Risk Management
13 33 (8.75%) TOGAF
14 32 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (8.49%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 34 (9.02%) SQL
2 10 (2.65%) Python
3 5 (1.33%) Java
4 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) ES7
5 1 (0.27%) Lingo
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (20.95%) Degree
2 64 (16.98%) CISSP
3 34 (9.02%) CISM
4 31 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (7.16%) CRISC
6 26 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (5.84%) GIAC
8 16 (4.24%) CISA
9 13 (3.45%) CEH
10 12 (3.18%) PMI Certification
10 12 (3.18%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.92%) CompTIA Security+
12 10 (2.65%) ISEB
12 10 (2.65%) PMP
13 7 (1.86%) SC Cleared
14 6 (1.59%) AWS Certification
15 5 (1.33%) CASP
16 3 (0.80%) MBA
16 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (19.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (9.55%) QA
3 30 (7.96%) COBIT
4 27 (7.16%) SLA
5 17 (4.51%) PMO
6 13 (3.45%) GDPR
7 10 (2.65%) PCI DSS
8 9 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (1.59%) GPG13
10 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.80%) Val IT
11 2 (0.53%) COSO
11 2 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.27%) GxP
12 1 (0.27%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 55 (14.59%) Active Directory
2 36 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (6.90%) SCCM
2 6 (1.59%) Ansible
3 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.55%) VMware
3 30 (7.96%) SAP
4 29 (7.69%) Cisco
5 28 (7.43%) HP
6 16 (4.24%) IBM
7 10 (2.65%) Citrix
7 10 (2.65%) EMC
7 10 (2.65%) NetApp
8 9 (2.39%) Ariba
9 8 (2.12%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.59%) Blue Prism
10 6 (1.59%) Concur
10 6 (1.59%) Temenos
11 5 (1.33%) Oracle
11 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.80%) Google
14 2 (0.53%) BMC
14 2 (0.53%) Juniper