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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 202 205 184
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 27 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.58% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.66% 5.46% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 34
Average salary £67,500 £80,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.05%
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
737 641 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.51% 10.62% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 448 512
Average salary £45,000 £47,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,300 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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
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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
Reading +3 17 £67,500 -22.85% 1
Newbury +2 4 - -
Slough -8 2 £80,000 - 1
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 68 (74.73%) ITIL
2 48 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (51.65%) Information Security
4 44 (48.35%) CISA
5 43 (47.25%) CISM
5 43 (47.25%) CISSP
6 36 (39.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 36 (39.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (35.16%) PRINCE2
7 32 (35.16%) Linux
8 30 (32.97%) PCI QSA
9 28 (30.77%) PCI DSS
9 28 (30.77%) Windows
10 26 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
11 23 (25.27%) Network Security
11 23 (25.27%) VPN
12 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Architecture
13 16 (17.58%) Finance
14 15 (16.48%) LAN
14 15 (16.48%) WAN
14 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
15 14 (15.38%) Risk Management
15 14 (15.38%) Security Architecture
16 12 (13.19%) Firewall
17 11 (12.09%) SQL
17 11 (12.09%) Database Security
17 11 (12.09%) SABSA
18 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
19 8 (8.79%) COSO

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) VPN
1 23 (25.27%) Network Security
2 15 (16.48%) LAN
2 15 (16.48%) WAN
3 12 (13.19%) Firewall
4 6 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.59%) Junos
4 6 (6.59%) SSL
4 6 (6.59%) NetScreen
5 4 (4.40%) Broadband
5 4 (4.40%) Internet
5 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.40%) DNS
6 2 (2.20%) WAAS
6 2 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (17.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (41.76%) Consultant
2 31 (34.07%) Security Consultant
3 17 (18.68%) IT Consultant
4 13 (14.29%) Architect
4 13 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 13 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
5 12 (13.19%) Security Architect
6 11 (12.09%) IT Security Consultant
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Security Consultant
6 11 (12.09%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Architect
7 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Risk Consultant
8 6 (6.59%) Lead Network Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) IT Risk Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Security Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) PKI
3 4 (4.40%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.40%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.40%) CESG
3 4 (4.40%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.20%) GIS
4 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Linux
2 28 (30.77%) Windows
3 6 (6.59%) UNIX
4 4 (4.40%) AIX
5 2 (2.20%) Solaris
5 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (74.73%) ITIL
2 47 (51.65%) Information Security
3 36 (39.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (35.16%) PRINCE2
5 26 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 15 (16.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (15.38%) Security Architecture
8 14 (15.38%) Risk Management
9 11 (12.09%) Database Security
9 11 (12.09%) SABSA
10 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
11 8 (8.79%) Data Protection
12 7 (7.69%) People Management
13 6 (6.59%) Cyber Security
13 6 (6.59%) Business Continuity
14 5 (5.49%) PRINCE
15 4 (4.40%) Project Management
15 4 (4.40%) Identity Management
15 4 (4.40%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (48.35%) CISA
2 43 (47.25%) CISM
2 43 (47.25%) CISSP
3 30 (32.97%) PCI QSA
4 5 (5.49%) CRISC
5 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 3 (3.30%) IRCA
7 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) CGEIT
7 2 (2.20%) GIAC
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (52.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (39.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (30.77%) PCI DSS
4 8 (8.79%) COSO
5 2 (2.20%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Cisco
1 6 (6.59%) Juniper
1 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
1 6 (6.59%) F5
2 2 (2.20%) SAP
2 2 (2.20%) NetIQ
2 2 (2.20%) VMware
2 2 (2.20%) Tripwire
2 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Citrix
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago