Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 833 829
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +86
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 348 378 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 280 245 314
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £36,725 £36,750 £31,075
90th Percentile £92,825 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,450 £53,750 £54,000
% change year-on-year +1.30% -0.46% +1.41%

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 157,728 156,811 181,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.60% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,509 127,671 150,738
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Governance in the UK

IT Governance
Top 15 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 24 June 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 -56 315 £62,500 +13.64% 35
London +22 172 £75,000 +36.36% 12
UK excluding London -67 160 £54,450 +1.30% 23
South East -6 49 £62,500 +8.70% 3
Midlands -9 40 £41,250 -13.16% 9
North of England -28 40 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Midlands +7 39 £42,500 -8.11% 8
North West -36 20 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Yorkshire +16 16 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Wales +14 9 £35,000 -45.10%
South West -12 9 £51,500 +4.36% 2
Scotland - 8 £69,500 -
East of England -7 5 £54,450 +67.54% 2
North East - 4 £72,500 - 1
East Midlands -5 1 £35,500 -19.77% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 137 (39.37%) Finance
2 103 (29.60%) ITIL
3 101 (29.02%) Information Security
4 98 (28.16%) Project Management
5 91 (26.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 86 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (23.56%) IT Strategy
8 70 (20.11%) Degree
8 70 (20.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 69 (19.83%) CISSP
9 69 (19.83%) Risk Management
10 60 (17.24%) Service Delivery
11 55 (15.80%) TOGAF
12 47 (13.51%) Service Management
13 46 (13.22%) Retail
14 45 (12.93%) Management Information System
14 45 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (12.36%) Data Centre
15 43 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (12.36%) PRINCE2
16 42 (12.07%) Software Engineering
16 42 (12.07%) COBIT
17 41 (11.78%) QA
17 41 (11.78%) Line Management
18 37 (10.63%) Computer Science
18 37 (10.63%) Microsoft
19 36 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
19 36 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
19 36 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
20 34 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (0.86%) Alfresco
2 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.29%) Apache
3 1 (0.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) IntelliMatch
1 6 (1.72%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.44%) assyst
2 5 (1.44%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.44%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.44%) SAP PS
2 5 (1.44%) Sentinel
3 4 (1.15%) Shopify
4 3 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.29%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (7.76%) IaaS
2 27 (7.76%) PaaS
3 24 (6.90%) Office 365
4 18 (5.17%) SaaS
5 16 (4.60%) AWS Lambda
5 16 (4.60%) Heroku
5 16 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (4.60%) Serverless
6 15 (4.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.72%) G Suite
9 1 (0.29%) GitHub
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.20%) Firewall
2 14 (4.02%) Network Security
3 6 (1.72%) SAN
3 6 (1.72%) WAN
4 5 (1.44%) DNS
4 5 (1.44%) VPN
4 5 (1.44%) WebEx
5 4 (1.15%) DHCP
5 4 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.86%) DMVPN
6 3 (0.86%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.86%) Internet
6 3 (0.86%) IPsec
6 3 (0.86%) LAN
6 3 (0.86%) MPLS
6 3 (0.86%) OSPF
6 3 (0.86%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (0.86%) SSL
6 3 (0.86%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.72%) Big Data
1 6 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.57%) MySQL
3 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.29%) CircleCI
2 1 (0.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 137 (39.37%) Finance
2 46 (13.22%) Retail
3 32 (9.20%) Publishing
4 26 (7.47%) Marketing
5 22 (6.32%) Legal
6 20 (5.75%) Banking
7 13 (3.74%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.59%) Law
9 8 (2.30%) Manufacturing
10 7 (2.01%) Back Office
11 6 (1.72%) International Banking
12 5 (1.44%) Games
12 5 (1.44%) Investment Banking
13 4 (1.15%) Electronics
14 2 (0.57%) Billing
15 1 (0.29%) Advertising
15 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 71 (20.40%) Analyst
2 60 (17.24%) Architect
3 55 (15.80%) IT Manager
4 31 (8.91%) Security Analyst
5 27 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (6.03%) Enterprise Architect
6 21 (6.03%) Information Analyst
6 21 (6.03%) Information Security Analyst
7 18 (5.17%) IT Analyst
8 17 (4.89%) Consultant
8 17 (4.89%) Head of IT
8 17 (4.89%) Security Officer
9 16 (4.60%) Information Officer
9 16 (4.60%) Information Security Officer
9 16 (4.60%) Risk Manager
10 14 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.74%) Governance Manager
12 12 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 12 (3.45%) IT Governance Manager
12 12 (3.45%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.60%) REST
2 7 (2.01%) Middleware
3 5 (1.44%) Web Services
4 4 (1.15%) .NET
5 2 (0.57%) HTML
5 2 (0.57%) SOAP
6 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.29%) Ajax
6 1 (0.29%) COM
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) D3.js
6 1 (0.29%) LDAP
6 1 (0.29%) Node.js
6 1 (0.29%) Sass
6 1 (0.29%) SVG
6 1 (0.29%) WCF
6 1 (0.29%) WebGL
6 1 (0.29%) XML
6 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
1 45 (12.93%) Management Information System
2 43 (12.36%) Data Centre
3 37 (10.63%) Computer Science
4 32 (9.20%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (6.03%) CMDB
6 17 (4.89%) Fintech
7 11 (3.16%) Blog
8 10 (2.87%) Smart Meter
9 9 (2.59%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.72%) User Experience
11 5 (1.44%) CESG
11 5 (1.44%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
11 5 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.44%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.86%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.45%) Windows
2 7 (2.01%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.57%) Linux
3 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (29.60%) ITIL
2 101 (29.02%) Information Security
3 98 (28.16%) Project Management
4 86 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (23.56%) IT Strategy
6 70 (20.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 69 (19.83%) Risk Management
8 60 (17.24%) Service Delivery
9 55 (15.80%) TOGAF
10 47 (13.51%) Service Management
11 43 (12.36%) PRINCE2
11 43 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (12.07%) Software Engineering
13 41 (11.78%) Line Management
14 36 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
15 33 (9.48%) Data Protection
15 33 (9.48%) Supplier Management
16 32 (9.20%) Presales
16 32 (9.20%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.75%) SQL
2 18 (5.17%) Python
3 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.57%) Java
5 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.29%) ES7
6 1 (0.29%) Lingo
6 1 (0.29%) Ruby
6 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (20.11%) Degree
2 69 (19.83%) CISSP
3 36 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (8.33%) CISM
5 28 (8.05%) PMP
6 26 (7.47%) PMI Certification
7 25 (7.18%) CompTIA Security+
8 24 (6.90%) CISA
9 22 (6.32%) CEH
10 21 (6.03%) ISEB
11 15 (4.31%) Security Cleared
12 12 (3.45%) CRISC
13 11 (3.16%) AWS Certification
14 10 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (2.87%) MCSE
14 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (2.59%) MBA
16 7 (2.01%) SC Cleared
17 6 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (26.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (12.07%) COBIT
3 41 (11.78%) QA
4 29 (8.33%) GDPR
5 24 (6.90%) PCI DSS
6 20 (5.75%) PMO
7 17 (4.89%) GPG13
8 14 (4.02%) SLA
9 12 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (2.01%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 5 (1.44%) COSO
13 3 (0.86%) ISO 22301
13 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
15 1 (0.29%) GCP
15 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
15 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 34 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.02%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (5.17%) Ansible
2 12 (3.45%) SCCM
3 3 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.29%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.77%) VMware
3 21 (6.03%) Citrix
3 21 (6.03%) EMC
3 21 (6.03%) NetApp
4 20 (5.75%) CheckPoint
5 19 (5.46%) Cisco
6 17 (4.89%) SAP
7 15 (4.31%) IBM
8 12 (3.45%) HP
9 9 (2.59%) Oracle
10 6 (1.72%) Blue Prism
10 6 (1.72%) Concur
10 6 (1.72%) Temenos
11 5 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.15%) Apple
12 4 (1.15%) Dell
12 4 (1.15%) Veritas
13 3 (0.86%) Clearswift
13 3 (0.86%) Cognos