The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 130 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.11% 4.00% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £51,500 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
COBIT
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
161 200 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.31% 10.44% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 131 174 128
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

COBIT
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Bristol

COBIT
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (100.00%) CISA
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 6 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) BYOD
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) BCP
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) OWASP
1 6 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) BCP
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) CISA
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) PCI DSS