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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 284 277 271
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 36 49 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.17% 4.05% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 58
Average salary £67,000 £65,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £105,000 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +15.78%
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
1135 1211 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.86% 10.24% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1085 1214
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 September 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 September 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 41 (68.33%) ITIL
2 35 (58.33%) Finance
3 17 (28.33%) Project Management
4 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 15 (25.00%) Windows
4 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (21.67%) Service Management
5 13 (21.67%) Information Security
5 13 (21.67%) Banking
6 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (16.67%) UNIX
8 10 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (15.00%) CISSP
9 9 (15.00%) Business Continuity
9 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) Change Management
10 8 (13.33%) PMI
10 8 (13.33%) PMI Certification
11 7 (11.67%) Citrix
11 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (11.67%) Firewall
11 7 (11.67%) VMware
11 7 (11.67%) Security Management
11 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
11 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Project
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.00%) DNS
3 5 (8.33%) Internet
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
4 3 (5.00%) LAN
5 2 (3.33%) VoIP
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) DHCP
5 2 (3.33%) SAN
5 2 (3.33%) MPLS
5 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.33%) Network Security
5 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless
6 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (58.33%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Arabic Language
5 2 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Security Architect
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) Risk Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Governance Manager
4 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Support
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Ethical Hacker
6 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Security Officer
6 3 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) WSDL
2 1 (1.67%) LAMP
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) PMI
2 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) AS400
5 3 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.33%) E-Learning
6 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.67%) RMADS
7 1 (1.67%) Equities
7 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.67%) NHS
7 1 (1.67%) Open Source
7 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (8.33%) Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.67%) AIX
4 4 (6.67%) Solaris
4 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) ITIL
2 17 (28.33%) Project Management
3 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 13 (21.67%) Information Security
4 13 (21.67%) Service Management
5 12 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.00%) Business Continuity
7 8 (13.33%) Change Management
8 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (11.67%) Security Management
9 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) ITSM
10 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.33%) Cyber Security
10 5 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) Java
2 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CISSP
2 8 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 6 (10.00%) CEH
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
5 4 (6.67%) CISA
6 2 (3.33%) CISM
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) ACCA
7 1 (1.67%) CIMA
7 1 (1.67%) MBA
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) CRISC
7 1 (1.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
4 4 (6.67%) SLA
5 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.33%) ISO 14001
5 2 (3.33%) COSO
5 2 (3.33%) QA
6 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Citrix
2 7 (11.67%) VMware
3 4 (6.67%) Unisys
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco
3 4 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) Remedy
4 3 (5.00%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Greenplum
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago