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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 258 258 275
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 59 63 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.19% 4.96% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 34
Average salary £75,000 £85,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,200 £46,300
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £150,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
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
1137 1271 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.88% 11.25% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1081 930
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the City of London

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 88 (68.22%) ITIL
2 78 (60.47%) Finance
3 55 (42.64%) CISSP
4 54 (41.86%) Information Security
5 37 (28.68%) Firewall
6 32 (24.81%) Service Management
6 32 (24.81%) PCI DSS
7 31 (24.03%) Degree
8 29 (22.48%) CISA
8 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
9 28 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 25 (19.38%) Risk Management
10 25 (19.38%) Project Management
11 23 (17.83%) CISM
11 23 (17.83%) IT Governance
12 22 (17.05%) Information Assurance
13 21 (16.28%) CRISC
13 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 20 (15.50%) Banking
15 19 (14.73%) Management Information System
16 18 (13.95%) TOGAF
17 16 (12.40%) SABSA
17 16 (12.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 16 (12.40%) Windows
18 15 (11.63%) Cisco
18 15 (11.63%) Security Management
18 15 (11.63%) Performance Management
18 15 (11.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
19 13 (10.08%) Intrusion Detection
19 13 (10.08%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 3 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.75%) MS Office
3 8 (6.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (28.68%) Firewall
2 13 (10.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 11 (8.53%) LAN
3 11 (8.53%) WAN
4 8 (6.20%) SMTP
4 8 (6.20%) Ethernet
4 8 (6.20%) FTP
4 8 (6.20%) HTTP
4 8 (6.20%) VPN
4 8 (6.20%) DNS
4 8 (6.20%) HTTPS
4 8 (6.20%) VLAN
4 8 (6.20%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (6.20%) FWSM
4 8 (6.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (6.20%) MPLS
4 8 (6.20%) OSPF
4 8 (6.20%) BGP
4 8 (6.20%) EIGRP
4 8 (6.20%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (60.47%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Banking
3 12 (9.30%) Legal
4 10 (7.75%) Retail
5 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.10%) International Banking
6 3 (2.33%) Law
7 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Security Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Information Analyst
2 26 (20.16%) Information Security Analyst
3 18 (13.95%) Service Manager
4 15 (11.63%) Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Head of IT
6 10 (7.75%) Auditor
6 10 (7.75%) Head of Security
6 10 (7.75%) IT Auditor
7 9 (6.98%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Network Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Risk Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Head of IT Security
10 6 (4.65%) Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) Security Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Risk Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Senior IT Auditor
11 5 (3.88%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) .NET
2 4 (3.10%) HTML
3 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.33%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.55%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.55%) PKI
4 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.55%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.55%) AS400
4 2 (1.55%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.78%) Economics
5 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Windows
2 11 (8.53%) UNIX
3 7 (5.43%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.22%) ITIL
2 54 (41.86%) Information Security
3 32 (24.81%) Service Management
4 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
5 25 (19.38%) Project Management
5 25 (19.38%) Risk Management
6 23 (17.83%) IT Governance
7 22 (17.05%) Information Assurance
8 18 (13.95%) TOGAF
9 16 (12.40%) SABSA
10 15 (11.63%) Performance Management
10 15 (11.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 15 (11.63%) Security Management
11 13 (10.08%) Change Management
12 11 (8.53%) Security Architecture
13 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.98%) PRINCE
14 9 (6.98%) Data Security
14 9 (6.98%) Business Continuity
15 8 (6.20%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.75%) SQL
2 8 (6.20%) VB
3 6 (4.65%) VBA
4 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.10%) C#
5 2 (1.55%) Java
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 55 (42.64%) CISSP
2 31 (24.03%) Degree
3 29 (22.48%) CISA
4 23 (17.83%) CISM
5 21 (16.28%) CRISC
6 8 (6.20%) ISACA
7 4 (3.10%) ISSMP
7 4 (3.10%) CEH
7 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.33%) PMP
8 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.33%) CCNA
8 3 (2.33%) ISSAP
8 3 (2.33%) QiCA
9 2 (1.55%) MBA
9 2 (1.55%) CCNP
9 2 (1.55%) MCSE
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.78%) MCSA
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.81%) PCI DSS
2 28 (21.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (12.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (6.98%) QA
5 3 (2.33%) Val IT
5 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.33%) SLA
5 3 (2.33%) BS7799
6 1 (0.78%) Basel II
6 1 (0.78%) MiFID
6 1 (0.78%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.78%) EMIR
6 1 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.78%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.63%) Cisco
3 12 (9.30%) VMware
4 10 (7.75%) HP
4 10 (7.75%) Oracle
5 8 (6.20%) F5
5 8 (6.20%) CheckPoint
5 8 (6.20%) Juniper
6 4 (3.10%) Citrix
7 3 (2.33%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.33%) SAP
7 3 (2.33%) Cognos
7 3 (2.33%) EMC
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Unisys
8 2 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.55%) CA
8 2 (1.55%) Remedy
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension + flex benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k basic + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 20 days ago