The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 115 119 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.65% 2.73% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £71,250 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
COBIT
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
230 220 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.12% 12.16% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 195 190 113
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,900 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

COBIT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Birmingham

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
1 8 (53.33%) IT Audit
2 7 (46.67%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 6 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 5 (33.33%) CISSP
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) FMCG
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) CRISC
6 3 (20.00%) Business Development
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (13.33%) SANS

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Audit Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Audit Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Auditor
4 2 (13.33%) IT Auditor
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Audit Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Audit Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Risk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Head of PMO
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) IT Audit
2 6 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 6 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Resilience Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) SIEM
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) QMS
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
4 5 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (26.67%) CRISC
6 2 (13.33%) CEH
6 2 (13.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arriva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago