The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 96 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% - 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.75% - 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £64,075 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
COBIT
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
129 234 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.16% 12.72% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 103 182 152
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

COBIT
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Cambridge

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Cambridge

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 6 (42.86%) SaaS
3 6 (42.86%) SABSA
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 6 (42.86%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) MODAF
5 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) SSCP
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) TOWER Software

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) HTTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Head of Operations
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 6 (42.86%) SABSA
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) MODAF
4 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Software Licensing
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) SSCP
2 4 (28.57%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) TOWER Software
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle