The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 87 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.44% 0.080% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.42% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
COBIT
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
146 125 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.93% 10.04% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 112 107 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 1 £39,500 -
COBIT
East of England

COBIT
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) COSO
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) GCIA
2 2 (40.00%) GSEC
2 2 (40.00%) GCIH
2 2 (40.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CRISC
1 2 (40.00%) GCIA
1 2 (40.00%) GSEC
1 2 (40.00%) GCIH
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COSO
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS