The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 236 294 295
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +1
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 70 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.48% 3.35% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 36 25
Average salary £56,250 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £128,750 £83,700
UK excluding London average salary £59,750 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+19.50% +2.04%
COBIT
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1081 1285 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 10.84% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1138 951
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COBIT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the City of London

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the City of London

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 58 (54.72%) ITIL
1 58 (54.72%) Finance
2 39 (36.79%) Information Security
3 32 (30.19%) CISSP
4 30 (28.30%) PCI DSS
5 28 (26.42%) Firewall
6 24 (22.64%) Information Assurance
6 24 (22.64%) Service Management
7 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
8 21 (19.81%) Risk Management
8 21 (19.81%) Windows
9 18 (16.98%) Degree
10 17 (16.04%) IT Governance
11 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
13 14 (13.21%) Security Management
13 14 (13.21%) CRISC
13 14 (13.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 14 (13.21%) UNIX
14 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 13 (12.26%) TOGAF
14 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
15 12 (11.32%) Banking
15 12 (11.32%) Performance Management
15 12 (11.32%) Project Management
16 11 (10.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 11 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
17 10 (9.43%) QA
17 10 (9.43%) CISA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.94%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (14.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.49%) MS Office
3 5 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.77%) MS Project
5 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.42%) Firewall
2 7 (6.60%) VPN
2 7 (6.60%) Internet
3 5 (4.72%) DNS
3 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.77%) SAN
5 3 (2.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.89%) WAN
6 2 (1.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.94%) Wireless
7 1 (0.94%) DHCP
7 1 (0.94%) VoIP
7 1 (0.94%) WLAN
7 1 (0.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (54.72%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Law
3 4 (3.77%) Legal
3 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) International Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Security Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Information Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (14.15%) Service Manager
4 10 (9.43%) Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Security Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Risk Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Consultant
6 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 7 (6.60%) Governance Manager
7 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Head of IT
8 5 (4.72%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Managing Consultant
9 4 (3.77%) IT Support
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) JSP
3 1 (0.94%) SOAP
3 1 (0.94%) Web Services
3 1 (0.94%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) AS400
4 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.94%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.94%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) RMADS
7 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) UNIX
3 10 (9.43%) Linux
4 5 (4.72%) Solaris
5 4 (3.77%) AIX
5 4 (3.77%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.72%) ITIL
2 39 (36.79%) Information Security
3 24 (22.64%) Service Management
3 24 (22.64%) Information Assurance
4 22 (20.75%) Service Delivery
5 21 (19.81%) Risk Management
6 17 (16.04%) IT Governance
7 14 (13.21%) Security Management
8 13 (12.26%) TOGAF
9 12 (11.32%) Project Management
9 12 (11.32%) Performance Management
10 11 (10.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 11 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.49%) PRINCE
12 9 (8.49%) Change Management
13 8 (7.55%) Investment Management
13 8 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.55%) SABSA
13 8 (7.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) VB
2 3 (2.83%) VBA
3 2 (1.89%) C#
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) C++
4 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (30.19%) CISSP
2 18 (16.98%) Degree
3 14 (13.21%) CRISC
4 10 (9.43%) CISA
5 9 (8.49%) ISACA
6 7 (6.60%) CISM
7 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.89%) MBA
7 2 (1.89%) CEH
7 2 (1.89%) ISSAP
7 2 (1.89%) ISSMP
8 1 (0.94%) OSCP
8 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.94%) MCSE
8 1 (0.94%) CCNP
8 1 (0.94%) CCNA
8 1 (0.94%) ACCA
8 1 (0.94%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (28.30%) PCI DSS
2 14 (13.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (9.43%) QA
5 3 (2.83%) SLA
6 1 (0.94%) BS7799
6 1 (0.94%) COSO
6 1 (0.94%) Val IT
6 1 (0.94%) HL7
6 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) RACF
2 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Citrix
2 8 (7.55%) VMware
3 6 (5.66%) IBM
3 6 (5.66%) Unisys
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle
5 3 (2.83%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) Cognos
5 3 (2.83%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) EMC
5 3 (2.83%) Hitachi
5 3 (2.83%) Remedy
6 2 (1.89%) SAP
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago