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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 199 175 186
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 10 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.70% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.63% 5.15% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 34
Average salary £62,500 £72,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.08% +11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £27,500 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,000 £89,250
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
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
615 758 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.34% 13.51% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 476 488 458
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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
Slough -6 4 - -
Reading - 4 £65,000 -
Newbury -8 1 £62,500 +127.27%
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (96.88%) ITIL
2 19 (59.38%) TOGAF
3 15 (46.88%) Project Management
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
5 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (37.50%) HP
5 12 (37.50%) Finance
6 11 (34.38%) VMware
6 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (34.38%) Project Planning
6 11 (34.38%) Business Development
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 11 (34.38%) SAN
6 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (34.38%) SOA
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (34.38%) NAS
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) vSphere
7 10 (31.25%) vCloud
7 10 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 10 (31.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 10 (31.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
1 11 (34.38%) NAS
1 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) WAAS
4 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.13%) OLTP
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Legal
2 10 (31.25%) Retail
2 10 (31.25%) Billing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Service Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Governance Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Architect
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Design Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Software Packaging
2 2 (6.25%) REST
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
3 1 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) COM
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) XSD
3 1 (3.13%) WSDL
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 10 (31.25%) Clustering
2 10 (31.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
3 2 (6.25%) FlexPod
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.13%) BYOD
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (3.13%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) ITIL
2 19 (59.38%) TOGAF
3 15 (46.88%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) SOA
4 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (34.38%) Project Planning
4 11 (34.38%) Business Development
5 10 (31.25%) DoDAF
5 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
5 10 (31.25%) SABSA
5 10 (31.25%) Validation
5 10 (31.25%) Migration
6 6 (18.75%) Six Sigma
6 6 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (15.63%) Operations Management
7 5 (15.63%) BPMN
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (15.63%) ITSM
7 5 (15.63%) B2B
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) ABAP
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (31.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (31.25%) MCITP
1 10 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) CISSP
4 2 (6.25%) CITP
4 2 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.13%) CISA
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 10 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (31.25%) vSphere
2 10 (31.25%) vCloud
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) HP
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
3 10 (31.25%) Veritas
3 10 (31.25%) Juniper
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Nokia
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee
5 1 (3.13%) Huawei
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Vertica
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
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