Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 752 900
Rank change year-on-year -82 +148 +93
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 368 512 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 279 328 321
UK median annual salary £55,000 £58,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.58% +5.91% -3.30%
10th Percentile £36,450 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% -5.00%

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 156707 170358 194395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.22% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123341 141716 159769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +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 20 October 2017.

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 20 October 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
England -49 357 £57,500 - 20
UK excluding London -76 220 £55,000 -8.33% 9
London +41 146 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South East +58 100 £57,500 -11.54% 6
North of England -39 60 £45,000 -18.18% 3
North West +3 34 £62,500 +8.70%
Midlands -21 34 £42,500 -22.73%
Yorkshire -25 26 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands -28 23 £42,500 -22.73%
East Midlands +29 12 £40,000 -59.49%
South West +9 8 £52,500 +23.53%
East of England -17 8 £57,500 +39.39%
Wales +22 4 £57,500 -
Scotland -23 3 £39,500 -41.48%
Isle of Man - 3 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 with a requirement for IT Governance.

1 171 (46.47%) Finance
2 113 (30.71%) ITIL
3 101 (27.45%) IT Strategy
4 98 (26.63%) Information Security
5 88 (23.91%) Management Information System
5 88 (23.91%) Degree
6 83 (22.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 64 (17.39%) Project Management
8 57 (15.49%) CISSP
8 57 (15.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 54 (14.67%) Risk Management
10 53 (14.40%) Banking
11 52 (14.13%) Service Management
12 47 (12.77%) Asset Management
13 45 (12.23%) Microsoft
14 44 (11.96%) Change Management
15 43 (11.68%) CISM
16 41 (11.14%) Windows
16 41 (11.14%) Security Management
17 39 (10.60%) CISA
18 38 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (10.33%) SDLC
19 37 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
19 37 (10.05%) Information Security Management
19 37 (10.05%) Wealth Management
19 37 (10.05%) Performance Management
20 36 (9.78%) COBIT
20 36 (9.78%) Active Directory
21 35 (9.51%) Investment Banking
21 35 (9.51%) Retail

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 12 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.82%) Gentran
3 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.16%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.54%) Maya
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.35%) SAP MM
2 12 (3.26%) SAP MII
2 12 (3.26%) SAP PP
2 12 (3.26%) SAP PP-PI
3 5 (1.36%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.82%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.54%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.27%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.43%) Office 365
2 16 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.35%) IaaS
2 16 (4.35%) PaaS
3 15 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.17%) SaaS
6 4 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.09%) Heroku
6 4 (1.09%) Serverless
7 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.54%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.70%) Firewall
2 28 (7.61%) Network Security
3 8 (2.17%) SAN
4 5 (1.36%) Skype
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.54%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.63%) DB2
2 6 (1.63%) MySQL
2 6 (1.63%) 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 3 (0.82%) GIS
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.82%) JIRA
2 2 (0.54%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.27%) Maven
3 1 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 171 (46.47%) Finance
2 53 (14.40%) Banking
3 35 (9.51%) Investment Banking
3 35 (9.51%) Retail
4 34 (9.24%) Legal
5 32 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 14 (3.80%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.53%) Publishing
8 9 (2.45%) Back Office
9 8 (2.17%) International Banking
10 5 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.36%) Marketing
11 4 (1.09%) Law
12 2 (0.54%) Front Office
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (22.01%) Analyst
2 47 (12.77%) IT Manager
3 39 (10.60%) Security Analyst
4 35 (9.51%) Head of Architecture
5 32 (8.70%) Architect
6 27 (7.34%) IT Analyst
7 25 (6.79%) Information Analyst
8 21 (5.71%) Governance Analyst
8 21 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
8 21 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
9 18 (4.89%) Financial Analyst
9 18 (4.89%) Service Analyst
10 17 (4.62%) Asset and Configuration Manager
10 17 (4.62%) Configuration Manager
10 17 (4.62%) SAP Manager
10 17 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (3.53%) Head of IT
12 13 (3.53%) Network Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (3.53%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.26%) SAPUI5
2 7 (1.90%) CSS
2 7 (1.90%) HTML
3 5 (1.36%) Node.js
3 5 (1.36%) SVG
4 4 (1.09%) HTML5
4 4 (1.09%) Middleware
4 4 (1.09%) Web Services
5 3 (0.82%) CSS3
5 3 (0.82%) Sass
6 2 (0.54%) D3.js
6 2 (0.54%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.54%) WebGL
7 1 (0.27%) .NET
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) JSP
7 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.27%) Servlets
7 1 (0.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 88 (23.91%) Management Information System
2 34 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.42%) CMDB
3 31 (8.42%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.43%) User Experience
5 19 (5.16%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.26%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.63%) Cyber Defence
7 6 (1.63%) Life Science
8 5 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.09%) FMCG
10 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.54%) iPad
11 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.14%) Windows
2 21 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (2.72%) Linux
5 8 (2.17%) 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
1 113 (30.71%) ITIL
2 101 (27.45%) IT Strategy
3 98 (26.63%) Information Security
4 64 (17.39%) Project Management
5 57 (15.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 54 (14.67%) Risk Management
7 52 (14.13%) Service Management
8 47 (12.77%) Asset Management
9 44 (11.96%) Change Management
10 41 (11.14%) Security Management
11 38 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (10.33%) SDLC
12 37 (10.05%) Information Security Management
12 37 (10.05%) Penetration Testing
12 37 (10.05%) Performance Management
12 37 (10.05%) Wealth Management
13 32 (8.70%) Service Delivery
14 30 (8.15%) Risk Assessment
15 28 (7.61%) PRINCE2
15 28 (7.61%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (8.70%) R
2 23 (6.25%) SQL
3 4 (1.09%) Java
3 4 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.82%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) ES6
5 1 (0.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 88 (23.91%) Degree
2 57 (15.49%) CISSP
3 43 (11.68%) CISM
4 39 (10.60%) CISA
5 29 (7.88%) CRISC
6 23 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (4.35%) CEH
7 16 (4.35%) GIAC
8 14 (3.80%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (3.80%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (3.53%) PMI Certification
10 12 (3.26%) ISEB
10 12 (3.26%) PMP
11 8 (2.17%) CASP
12 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.36%) CISMP
14 4 (1.09%) MCSE
14 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (22.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (9.78%) COBIT
3 32 (8.70%) SLA
4 27 (7.34%) PCI DSS
5 14 (3.80%) GDPR
5 14 (3.80%) PMO
6 13 (3.53%) QA
7 10 (2.72%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (1.90%) COSO
8 7 (1.90%) Val IT
9 6 (1.63%) GPG13
9 6 (1.63%) GxP
9 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 36 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.08%) vSphere
4 6 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.36%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.27%) XenApp
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.80%) SCCM
2 6 (1.63%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.27%) OpenView
4 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (12.23%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.42%) VMware
3 28 (7.61%) SAP
4 26 (7.07%) Cisco
5 19 (5.16%) HP
6 18 (4.89%) Citrix
7 15 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 12 (3.26%) EMC
8 12 (3.26%) NetApp
9 11 (2.99%) IBM
10 8 (2.17%) Ariba
11 7 (1.90%) Oracle
12 6 (1.63%) BMC
12 6 (1.63%) Juniper
13 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.82%) Kofax
15 2 (0.54%) Forcepoint
15 2 (0.54%) McAfee
16 1 (0.27%) HEAT Software
16 1 (0.27%) ServiceNow