The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 131 135 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.099% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.19% 0.84% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 7
Median salary £67,500 - £58,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 - £59,800
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
358 238 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.20% 11.72% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 228 200 152
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
1 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (43.33%) Information Security
3 12 (40.00%) ITIL
3 12 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 11 (36.67%) PCI DSS
5 9 (30.00%) Firewall
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (23.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (20.00%) Service Management
8 6 (20.00%) CISM
8 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
8 6 (20.00%) Legal
8 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) CISSP
9 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
10 4 (13.33%) MS Office
10 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) CISMP
10 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.33%) ISO22301

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) IPsec
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
2 3 (10.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (16.67%) COBIT Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Vendor Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Quality Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Audit Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Audit Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Process Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (10.00%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Risk Management
2 13 (43.33%) Information Security
3 12 (40.00%) IT Audit
3 12 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) Service Management
6 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) Quality Management
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (13.33%) Data Privacy
7 4 (13.33%) Information Governance
7 4 (13.33%) QMS
7 4 (13.33%) Resilience Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) CISSP
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) CISMP
4 3 (10.00%) CISA
5 2 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (36.67%) PCI DSS
3 7 (23.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (13.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) BT
1 2 (6.67%) Casewise
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow