The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 61 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.99% 1.29% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.45% 9.43% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Median salary £67,250 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.08% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%

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
71 106 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.68% 13.64% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 96 108
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 5 £65,000 +8.33%
COBIT
East of England

COBIT
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) CRISC
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS