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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 274 282 275
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 38 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.36% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.20% 3.62% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 47
Average salary £67,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.20% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
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
1186 1188 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.13% 9.89% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1063 1232
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 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 42 (64.62%) ITIL
2 37 (56.92%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) Risk Management
4 17 (26.15%) Project Management
4 17 (26.15%) Banking
4 17 (26.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (24.62%) Windows
5 16 (24.62%) Service Management
5 16 (24.62%) Information Security
6 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
8 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.92%) CISSP
10 11 (16.92%) Business Continuity
11 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 10 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (15.38%) UNIX
11 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
12 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
12 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.31%) PMI
13 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
13 8 (12.31%) Security Management
13 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (12.31%) Firewall
14 7 (10.77%) CISM
14 7 (10.77%) Citrix
14 7 (10.77%) SQL
15 6 (9.23%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.15%) MS Project
4 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) VPN
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
5 2 (3.08%) WLAN
5 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) MPLS
5 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.54%) Network Security
6 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) QlikView
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (56.92%) Finance
2 17 (26.15%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Arabic Language
5 2 (3.08%) French Language
5 2 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Law
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Architect
1 10 (15.38%) Risk Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Analyst
2 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 6 (9.23%) Security Architect
4 5 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Governance Manager
5 4 (6.15%) IT Support
5 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Ethical Hacker
6 3 (4.62%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) ActiveX
2 1 (1.54%) WSDL
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
2 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) JSP
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.31%) PMI
3 4 (6.15%) AS400
4 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
5 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) RMADS
6 1 (1.54%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) UNIX
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.62%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) Solaris
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (64.62%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Risk Management
3 17 (26.15%) Project Management
4 16 (24.62%) Service Management
4 16 (24.62%) Information Security
5 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (16.92%) Business Continuity
8 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
9 8 (12.31%) Security Management
9 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (9.23%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.23%) Change Management
10 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.23%) Investment Management
11 5 (7.69%) Security Architecture
11 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
11 5 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) VB
2 1 (1.54%) VBA
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) CISSP
2 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
3 7 (10.77%) CISM
4 6 (9.23%) CEH
4 6 (9.23%) CISA
5 5 (7.69%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) CRISC
6 3 (4.62%) ISACA
7 2 (3.08%) GIAC
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 10 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.15%) SLA
4 3 (4.62%) QA
5 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.08%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.54%) HL7
6 1 (1.54%) COSO
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Citrix
3 6 (9.23%) VMware
4 4 (6.15%) Unisys
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) IBM
5 3 (4.62%) HP
5 3 (4.62%) EMC
5 3 (4.62%) Remedy
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) Greenplum
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago