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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 251 286 284
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -2
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 40 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.79% 3.27% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 35
Average salary £67,500 £68,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
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
1056 1191 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.17% 10.28% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 852 996 1049
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 90 (88.24%) ITIL
2 48 (47.06%) Finance
3 40 (39.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (38.24%) CISSP
5 38 (37.25%) Information Security
6 30 (29.41%) CISM
7 27 (26.47%) Banking
8 24 (23.53%) IT Governance
8 24 (23.53%) Service Management
8 24 (23.53%) Risk Management
9 21 (20.59%) Firewall
9 21 (20.59%) CISA
9 21 (20.59%) PCI DSS
10 20 (19.61%) Degree
10 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
10 20 (19.61%) Cisco
10 20 (19.61%) Windows
11 15 (14.71%) Project Management
12 14 (13.73%) CRISC
13 13 (12.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
13 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
14 12 (11.76%) .NET
14 12 (11.76%) TOGAF
14 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
15 11 (10.78%) SDLC
15 11 (10.78%) UNIX
15 11 (10.78%) Active Directory
15 11 (10.78%) CheckPoint
15 11 (10.78%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (3.92%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.98%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.98%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.98%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.59%) Firewall
2 13 (12.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (8.82%) VLAN
3 9 (8.82%) Network Security
3 9 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (8.82%) MPLS
3 9 (8.82%) OSPF
3 9 (8.82%) BGP
4 6 (5.88%) IPsec
4 6 (5.88%) WAN
5 5 (4.90%) VPLS
6 4 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (3.92%) FWSM
6 4 (3.92%) SMTP
6 4 (3.92%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.92%) FTP
6 4 (3.92%) HTTP
6 4 (3.92%) ATM
6 4 (3.92%) LAN
6 4 (3.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.98%) HBase
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
3 1 (0.98%) SAP BI
General
1 48 (47.06%) Finance
2 27 (26.47%) Banking
3 11 (10.78%) Legal
4 6 (5.88%) International Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
5 4 (3.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.98%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (17.65%) Analyst
2 13 (12.75%) Applications Support
3 11 (10.78%) Architect
3 11 (10.78%) Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Head of Security
4 10 (9.80%) Risk Consultant
4 10 (9.80%) IT Consultant
4 10 (9.80%) IT Risk Consultant
5 9 (8.82%) IT Risk Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Risk Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Head of IT
6 8 (7.84%) Head of IT Security
7 7 (6.86%) Security Manager
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Support Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.88%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) .NET
2 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (8.82%) ActiveX
3 6 (5.88%) Middleware
4 3 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.82%) PKI
4 8 (7.84%) Cryptography
4 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.94%) PMI
7 1 (0.98%) SCADA
7 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.98%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Windows
2 11 (10.78%) UNIX
3 4 (3.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (88.24%) ITIL
2 38 (37.25%) Information Security
3 24 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 24 (23.53%) Service Management
3 24 (23.53%) IT Governance
4 15 (14.71%) Project Management
5 12 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 11 (10.78%) SDLC
7 10 (9.80%) Service Delivery
7 10 (9.80%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (8.82%) Problem Management
8 9 (8.82%) Time Management
8 9 (8.82%) BCP
8 9 (8.82%) CRM
9 8 (7.84%) Security Architecture
10 7 (6.86%) Business Transformation
10 7 (6.86%) Security Management
10 7 (6.86%) SABSA
10 7 (6.86%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) C
1 10 (9.80%) SQL
2 9 (8.82%) VB
2 9 (8.82%) VBA
3 3 (2.94%) Scala
4 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) CISSP
2 30 (29.41%) CISM
3 21 (20.59%) CISA
4 20 (19.61%) Degree
5 14 (13.73%) CRISC
6 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.90%) CCIE
7 5 (4.90%) CCSA
8 4 (3.92%) CCNA
8 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
8 4 (3.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (2.94%) CEH
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.98%) CGEIT
11 1 (0.98%) ISSMP
11 1 (0.98%) CCNP
11 1 (0.98%) PMP
11 1 (0.98%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (39.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (20.59%) PCI DSS
3 10 (9.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (5.88%) QA
5 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.98%) COSO
6 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.98%) Val IT
System Software
1 11 (10.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.82%) XenDesktop
3 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Cisco
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.78%) CheckPoint
4 9 (8.82%) Citrix
4 9 (8.82%) Juniper
5 6 (5.88%) HP
5 6 (5.88%) VMware
5 6 (5.88%) F5
6 5 (4.90%) Symantec
7 4 (3.92%) Websense
7 4 (3.92%) AppSense
7 4 (3.92%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.92%) Qualys
7 4 (3.92%) CA
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle
7 4 (3.92%) Splunk
7 4 (3.92%) WorldPay
7 4 (3.92%) FireEye
8 3 (2.94%) IBM
8 3 (2.94%) Tripwire
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