Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Governance
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 755 887
Rank change year-on-year -67 +132 +106
Permanent jobs citing IT Governance 376 513 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 306 323 316
UK median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,817 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,150 £88,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,250 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -1.25% +23.08% -2.50%

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 161952 169683 193148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127936 140934 159138
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 £79,350 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
England -63 366 £59,000 +1.29% 28
UK excluding London -84 222 £59,250 -1.25% 13
London +32 152 £59,000 +7.27% 16
South East +65 122 £60,000 -7.69% 8
North of England -53 49 £58,000 +5.45% 4
North West 0 32 £61,250 +8.89% 4
Midlands -47 30 £42,500 -22.73%
West Midlands -50 20 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire -51 14 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands +27 11 £40,000 -60.00%
South West 0 6 £55,000 +57.14%
East of England -16 5 £67,500 +28.57%
Scotland -28 4 £42,000 -44.00%
Wales +17 3 £75,000 - 1
North East +11 3 £8,000 -85.45%
Isle of Man - 3 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 191 (50.80%) Finance
2 104 (27.66%) ITIL
2 104 (27.66%) IT Strategy
3 89 (23.67%) Management Information System
4 88 (23.40%) Degree
5 87 (23.14%) Information Security
6 70 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 66 (17.55%) Project Management
8 60 (15.96%) Microsoft
9 59 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (15.43%) CISSP
11 54 (14.36%) Service Management
12 53 (14.10%) Banking
13 48 (12.77%) Asset Management
13 48 (12.77%) Active Directory
14 46 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (11.70%) Change Management
16 42 (11.17%) Windows
17 41 (10.90%) Performance Management
18 40 (10.64%) Firewall
18 40 (10.64%) CISM
19 39 (10.37%) Retail
20 38 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
20 38 (10.11%) Security Management
21 37 (9.84%) COBIT
21 37 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
22 35 (9.31%) Strategic Planning
22 35 (9.31%) Supplier Management
23 34 (9.04%) Information Security Management
23 34 (9.04%) Wealth Management

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 15 (3.99%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.80%) Gentran
5 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.19%) SAP MM
2 8 (2.13%) SAP MII
2 8 (2.13%) SAP PP
2 8 (2.13%) SAP PP-PI
3 6 (1.60%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.80%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.80%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.27%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.91%) Office 365
2 22 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.46%) IaaS
4 13 (3.46%) PaaS
5 10 (2.66%) SaaS
6 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.33%) Serverless
8 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.80%) Heroku
9 2 (0.53%) GitHub
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.64%) Firewall
2 29 (7.71%) Network Security
3 8 (2.13%) SAN
4 5 (1.33%) Skype
5 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 2 (0.53%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.13%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.33%) Power BI
3 5 (1.33%) QlikView
3 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.80%) GIS
5 2 (0.53%) DB2
5 2 (0.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.60%) JIRA
2 4 (1.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.53%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 191 (50.80%) Finance
2 53 (14.10%) Banking
3 39 (10.37%) Retail
4 33 (8.78%) Legal
5 32 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 29 (7.71%) Retail Banking
7 16 (4.26%) Marketing
8 13 (3.46%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.93%) Back Office
10 10 (2.66%) International Banking
10 10 (2.66%) Publishing
11 6 (1.60%) Law
12 5 (1.33%) Advertising
13 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.80%) Electronics
15 2 (0.53%) Front Office
16 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (22.34%) Analyst
2 46 (12.23%) IT Manager
3 42 (11.17%) Security Analyst
4 35 (9.31%) Architect
5 33 (8.78%) Head of Architecture
6 28 (7.45%) Governance Analyst
6 28 (7.45%) Information Analyst
6 28 (7.45%) IT Analyst
7 24 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
8 22 (5.85%) Asset and Configuration Manager
8 22 (5.85%) Configuration Manager
9 20 (5.32%) Financial Analyst
9 20 (5.32%) Infrastructure Manager
10 19 (5.05%) Governance Manager
10 19 (5.05%) Network Infrastructure Manager
10 19 (5.05%) Network Manager
10 19 (5.05%) Service Analyst
11 18 (4.79%) Head of IT
12 16 (4.26%) IT Governance Analyst
13 14 (3.72%) IT Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.13%) SAPUI5
2 7 (1.86%) CSS
2 7 (1.86%) HTML
3 6 (1.60%) Node.js
4 5 (1.33%) SVG
5 4 (1.06%) HTML5
5 4 (1.06%) Middleware
5 4 (1.06%) Web Services
6 3 (0.80%) CSS3
6 3 (0.80%) Sass
7 2 (0.53%) D3.js
7 2 (0.53%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.53%) WebGL
8 1 (0.27%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) COM
8 1 (0.27%) jQuery
8 1 (0.27%) JSP
8 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.27%) Servlets
8 1 (0.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.67%) Management Information System
2 37 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (8.51%) CMDB
4 25 (6.65%) User Experience
5 24 (6.38%) Data Centre
6 17 (4.52%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.13%) FMCG
8 5 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.06%) Life Science
10 3 (0.80%) Fintech
10 3 (0.80%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.80%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (0.80%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.17%) Windows
2 27 (7.18%) Windows Server
3 19 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (2.93%) Linux
5 6 (1.60%) Unix
6 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.80%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.53%) AIX
8 2 (0.53%) Solaris
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (27.66%) IT Strategy
1 104 (27.66%) ITIL
2 87 (23.14%) Information Security
3 66 (17.55%) Project Management
4 59 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 54 (14.36%) Service Management
6 48 (12.77%) Asset Management
7 46 (12.23%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (11.70%) Change Management
9 41 (10.90%) Performance Management
10 38 (10.11%) Penetration Testing
10 38 (10.11%) Security Management
11 35 (9.31%) Strategic Planning
11 35 (9.31%) Supplier Management
12 34 (9.04%) Information Security Management
12 34 (9.04%) SDLC
12 34 (9.04%) Wealth Management
13 31 (8.24%) Process Improvement
13 31 (8.24%) Risk Management
14 28 (7.45%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.71%) R
2 25 (6.65%) SQL
3 5 (1.33%) Java
3 5 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) ES6
5 1 (0.27%) Go
5 1 (0.27%) Lingo
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (23.40%) Degree
2 58 (15.43%) CISSP
3 40 (10.64%) CISM
4 30 (7.98%) CRISC
5 24 (6.38%) CISA
6 23 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (5.85%) GIAC
8 17 (4.52%) CEH
9 14 (3.72%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (3.72%) Security+ Certification
10 12 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (2.39%) PMI Certification
12 8 (2.13%) CASP
12 8 (2.13%) ISEB
12 8 (2.13%) PMP
12 8 (2.13%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.06%) MCSE
13 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (18.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (9.84%) COBIT
3 31 (8.24%) SLA
4 22 (5.85%) QA
5 19 (5.05%) PCI DSS
6 14 (3.72%) GDPR
6 14 (3.72%) PMO
7 8 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (1.86%) COSO
9 6 (1.60%) GPG13
9 6 (1.60%) GxP
9 6 (1.60%) Val IT
10 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.53%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 48 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.59%) vSphere
4 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (5.32%) SCCM
2 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.27%) OpenView
3 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.78%) VMware
3 32 (8.51%) SAP
4 25 (6.65%) Cisco
5 21 (5.59%) HP
6 13 (3.46%) Citrix
7 11 (2.93%) IBM
8 10 (2.66%) Ariba
9 8 (2.13%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.13%) EMC
9 8 (2.13%) NetApp
10 4 (1.06%) HEAT Software
10 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.80%) Google
11 3 (0.80%) Kofax
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle
12 2 (0.53%) BMC
12 2 (0.53%) Juniper
12 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com