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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 158 183 174
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 64 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.51% 6.23% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 42
Average salary £67,000 £70,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +62.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £53,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
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
852 626 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.52% 11.42% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 563 441 613
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 August 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 August 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
(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 +16 22 £27,500 -
Reading +2 17 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Maidenhead - 4 - - 1
Slough - 3 £70,500 -
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 70 (79.55%) ITIL
2 45 (51.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (50.00%) CISA
4 41 (46.59%) CISM
5 40 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 39 (44.32%) CISSP
7 38 (43.18%) Information Security
8 35 (39.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 32 (36.36%) PRINCE2
10 31 (35.23%) PCI QSA
11 29 (32.95%) Linux
12 28 (31.82%) Windows
13 26 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (28.41%) PCI DSS
15 21 (23.86%) Finance
15 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
16 16 (18.18%) Network Security
17 14 (15.91%) SQL
17 14 (15.91%) VPN
17 14 (15.91%) Database Security
18 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
18 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
19 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
19 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
19 11 (12.50%) LAN
19 11 (12.50%) WAN
20 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
21 9 (10.23%) COSO
22 8 (9.09%) Data Protection
22 8 (9.09%) Firewall

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.18%) Network Security
2 14 (15.91%) VPN
3 11 (12.50%) LAN
3 11 (12.50%) WAN
4 8 (9.09%) Firewall
5 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.68%) Internet
7 4 (4.55%) Broadband
7 4 (4.55%) DNS
8 3 (3.41%) OSPF
8 3 (3.41%) BGP
9 2 (2.27%) NetScreen
9 2 (2.27%) SSL
9 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.27%) Junos
10 1 (1.14%) WAAS
10 1 (1.14%) NAS
10 1 (1.14%) DHCP
10 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (44.32%) Consultant
2 28 (31.82%) Security Consultant
3 20 (22.73%) IT Consultant
4 15 (17.05%) IT Security Consultant
5 13 (14.77%) Service Manager
5 13 (14.77%) IT Services Manager
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
6 11 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) Architect
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Risk Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Business Continuity Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Business Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) IT Risk Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Security Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Information Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Information Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.55%) FMCG
2 4 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 4 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.14%) SCADA
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) PKI
3 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Linux
2 28 (31.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
4 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.27%) AIX
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
4 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (79.55%) ITIL
2 45 (51.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (43.18%) Information Security
4 32 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 26 (29.55%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
7 14 (15.91%) Database Security
8 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
8 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.82%) Project Management
11 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity Management
12 5 (5.68%) Security Architecture
12 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
13 4 (4.55%) Change Management
13 4 (4.55%) ERP
13 4 (4.55%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (50.00%) CISA
2 41 (46.59%) CISM
3 39 (44.32%) CISSP
4 31 (35.23%) PCI QSA
5 4 (4.55%) CGEIT
6 3 (3.41%) IRCA
7 2 (2.27%) ISEB
7 2 (2.27%) Degree
7 2 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) CRISC
8 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) CITP
8 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) MCITP
8 1 (1.14%) MCSE
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (39.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (28.41%) PCI DSS
4 9 (10.23%) COSO
5 1 (1.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) VMware
2 4 (4.55%) JD Edwards
2 4 (4.55%) SAP
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco
3 3 (3.41%) Juniper
4 2 (2.27%) McAfee
4 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.27%) Citrix
4 2 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) Veritas
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 4 days ago