The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 71 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.62% 1.82% 1.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.44% 15.19% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +51.16%
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +27.90%
COBIT
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
73 79 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.86% 11.99% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 61 67 69
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

COBIT
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Basingstoke region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Basingstoke

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) CA
3 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Change Management
5 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 8 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (36.36%) COSO
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) Symantec
7 5 (22.73%) McAfee
7 5 (22.73%) Varonis
7 5 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.64%) UNIX
9 3 (13.64%) MS Project

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) SSL
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) SSH
1 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Security Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 8 (36.36%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) SIEM
6 3 (13.64%) Document Management
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) CISSP
4 3 (13.64%) GCIA
4 3 (13.64%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
1 8 (36.36%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) CA
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Varonis
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
3 5 (22.73%) McAfee
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu