The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 211 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 17 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.42% 4.79% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 24
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +38.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £42,800 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £86,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £51,177 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.26% +7.74%
COBIT
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
702 543 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.78% 10.25% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 416
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Berkshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Berkshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Newbury -1 11 - - 1
Reading -13 3 £58,500 -2.50%
Slough -1 2 £80,000 +50.94% 1
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 42 (63.64%) ITIL
2 38 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (53.03%) Information Security
4 30 (45.45%) CISA
5 28 (42.42%) CISM
5 28 (42.42%) CISSP
6 23 (34.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 21 (31.82%) Linux
8 19 (28.79%) Network Security
9 18 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (25.76%) Windows
10 17 (25.76%) PRINCE2
10 17 (25.76%) VPN
10 17 (25.76%) PCI DSS
10 17 (25.76%) PCI QSA
11 16 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (24.24%) Firewall
12 15 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (21.21%) Finance
13 14 (21.21%) Risk Management
14 13 (19.70%) LAN
14 13 (19.70%) WAN
14 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
15 12 (18.18%) Security Architecture
16 11 (16.67%) SABSA
17 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
18 8 (12.12%) COSO
18 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
19 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Network Security
2 17 (25.76%) VPN
3 16 (24.24%) Firewall
4 13 (19.70%) LAN
4 13 (19.70%) WAN
5 6 (9.09%) SSL
5 6 (9.09%) NetScreen
5 6 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (9.09%) Junos
6 4 (6.06%) Wireless
6 4 (6.06%) Broadband
6 4 (6.06%) DNS
6 4 (6.06%) Internet
6 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.03%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Consultant
2 19 (28.79%) Security Consultant
3 12 (18.18%) Architect
3 12 (18.18%) Security Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (12.12%) IT Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) IT Risk Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Information Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior IT Auditor
8 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) PKI
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 4 (6.06%) CESG
3 4 (6.06%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.03%) GIS
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.82%) Linux
2 17 (25.76%) Windows
3 6 (9.09%) UNIX
4 4 (6.06%) AIX
5 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) ITIL
2 35 (53.03%) Information Security
3 18 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (25.76%) PRINCE2
5 16 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (21.21%) Risk Management
8 13 (19.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (18.18%) Security Architecture
10 11 (16.67%) SABSA
11 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
12 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
13 7 (10.61%) People Management
14 6 (9.09%) Cyber Security
14 6 (9.09%) Business Continuity
15 5 (7.58%) PRINCE
16 4 (6.06%) Identity Management
16 4 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
16 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
17 3 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) CISA
2 28 (42.42%) CISM
2 28 (42.42%) CISSP
3 17 (25.76%) PCI QSA
4 6 (9.09%) CRISC
5 4 (6.06%) Degree
6 3 (4.55%) IRCA
7 2 (3.03%) GIAC
7 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (57.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (34.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (25.76%) PCI DSS
4 8 (12.12%) COSO
5 2 (3.03%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Juniper
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco
1 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 6 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (3.03%) VMware
2 2 (3.03%) SAP
2 2 (3.03%) Citrix
2 2 (3.03%) NetIQ
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) JD Edwards
2 2 (3.03%) Tripwire
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 21 days ago