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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 262 253 268
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 49 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.64% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.54% 5.88% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 38 60 31
Average salary £70,000 £85,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £90,750 £160,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
1079 1139 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.43% 10.83% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 914 974 876
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 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 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 4 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 72 (63.72%) ITIL
2 66 (58.41%) Finance
3 50 (44.25%) Information Security
4 47 (41.59%) CISSP
5 34 (30.09%) Firewall
6 29 (25.66%) PCI DSS
7 26 (23.01%) Degree
8 25 (22.12%) Service Delivery
9 23 (20.35%) Service Management
9 23 (20.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 22 (19.47%) Information Assurance
10 22 (19.47%) Risk Management
11 21 (18.58%) CISA
12 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
12 20 (17.70%) CRISC
13 19 (16.81%) IT Governance
14 18 (15.93%) CISM
14 18 (15.93%) Project Management
15 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
16 15 (13.27%) Banking
16 15 (13.27%) TOGAF
17 14 (12.39%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
17 14 (12.39%) Performance Management
17 14 (12.39%) SABSA
17 14 (12.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 14 (12.39%) Windows
18 13 (11.50%) Security Management
19 12 (10.62%) Change Management
19 12 (10.62%) UNIX
20 11 (9.73%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.77%) IIS
1 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.09%) Firewall
2 9 (7.96%) VPN
2 9 (7.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (6.19%) LAN
3 7 (6.19%) WAN
4 5 (4.42%) SAN
4 5 (4.42%) DNS
5 4 (3.54%) VLAN
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.54%) FWSM
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.54%) HTTPS
5 4 (3.54%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.54%) FTP
5 4 (3.54%) HTTP
5 4 (3.54%) SMTP
5 4 (3.54%) ATM
5 4 (3.54%) IPsec
5 4 (3.54%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.54%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (58.41%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Banking
3 9 (7.96%) Legal
4 6 (5.31%) Retail
5 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Law
6 3 (2.65%) International Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (31.86%) Analyst
2 26 (23.01%) Information Security Analyst
2 26 (23.01%) Security Analyst
2 26 (23.01%) Information Analyst
3 17 (15.04%) Service Manager
4 13 (11.50%) Architect
5 10 (8.85%) Head of IT
5 10 (8.85%) Auditor
5 10 (8.85%) IT Auditor
6 9 (7.96%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (6.19%) Head of Security
8 7 (6.19%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.31%) Head of IT Security
9 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.42%) Senior IT Auditor
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Auditor
11 4 (3.54%) Security Manager
11 4 (3.54%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.77%) PKI
5 2 (1.77%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.77%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.77%) AS400
5 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) Physics
6 1 (0.88%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.39%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) UNIX
3 8 (7.08%) Linux
4 3 (2.65%) Solaris
5 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.88%) AIX
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (63.72%) ITIL
2 50 (44.25%) Information Security
3 25 (22.12%) Service Delivery
4 23 (20.35%) Service Management
5 22 (19.47%) Information Assurance
5 22 (19.47%) Risk Management
6 19 (16.81%) IT Governance
7 18 (15.93%) Project Management
8 15 (13.27%) TOGAF
9 14 (12.39%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 14 (12.39%) Performance Management
9 14 (12.39%) SABSA
10 13 (11.50%) Security Management
11 12 (10.62%) Change Management
12 11 (9.73%) PRINCE
13 10 (8.85%) Security Architecture
13 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.96%) Cyber Security
14 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (7.08%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.08%) SQL
2 5 (4.42%) VB
3 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.54%) C#
4 3 (2.65%) Java
4 3 (2.65%) VBA
5 2 (1.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) CISSP
2 26 (23.01%) Degree
3 21 (18.58%) CISA
4 20 (17.70%) CRISC
5 18 (15.93%) CISM
6 8 (7.08%) ISACA
7 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.65%) QiCA
8 3 (2.65%) MCSE
8 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.65%) CCNA
8 3 (2.65%) CEH
8 3 (2.65%) ISSAP
8 3 (2.65%) ISSMP
9 2 (1.77%) VCP4
9 2 (1.77%) OSCP
9 2 (1.77%) PMP
9 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.77%) MBA
10 1 (0.88%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (25.66%) PCI DSS
2 23 (20.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (12.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (7.08%) QA
5 3 (2.65%) BS7799
5 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.65%) SLA
6 2 (1.77%) Val IT
7 1 (0.88%) Basel II
7 1 (0.88%) EMIR
7 1 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.88%) COSO
7 1 (0.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.73%) Oracle
3 9 (7.96%) VMware
3 9 (7.96%) Cisco
4 6 (5.31%) HP
5 4 (3.54%) F5
5 4 (3.54%) Juniper
5 4 (3.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.65%) Cognos
6 3 (2.65%) SAP
6 3 (2.65%) EMC
6 3 (2.65%) Citrix
6 3 (2.65%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 2 (1.77%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.77%) Unisys
7 2 (1.77%) Remedy
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