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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 207 265 260
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 58 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.87% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.68% 4.65% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 54
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £160,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
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
868 1141 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.00% 10.99% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 727 993 1057
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 10 February 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the City of London

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (78.26%) ITIL
2 49 (53.26%) Finance
3 44 (47.83%) Information Security
4 34 (36.96%) CISSP
5 33 (35.87%) CISM
6 31 (33.70%) CISA
7 29 (31.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (29.35%) Degree
9 21 (22.83%) Risk Management
9 21 (22.83%) PCI DSS
10 20 (21.74%) Security Management
10 20 (21.74%) Banking
11 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
11 18 (19.57%) Information Security Management
11 18 (19.57%) ITIL V3
12 17 (18.48%) Firewall
13 16 (17.39%) Cisco
13 16 (17.39%) ISMS
14 15 (16.30%) Network Security
14 15 (16.30%) Cyberthreat
14 15 (16.30%) Windows
14 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (15.22%) CCSA
16 13 (14.13%) Legal
16 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2
16 13 (14.13%) Data Privacy
17 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
18 11 (11.96%) VoIP
18 11 (11.96%) CheckPoint
18 11 (11.96%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) Firewall
2 15 (16.30%) Network Security
3 11 (11.96%) Cisco IPT
3 11 (11.96%) VoIP
4 10 (10.87%) Internet
4 10 (10.87%) ISDN
4 10 (10.87%) PSTN
4 10 (10.87%) Unified Communications
4 10 (10.87%) WebEx
5 6 (6.52%) SAN
6 5 (5.43%) MPLS
7 4 (4.35%) BGP
7 4 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.35%) OSPF
7 4 (4.35%) VLAN
7 4 (4.35%) VPLS
8 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.09%) Intranet
9 1 (1.09%) LAN
9 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 49 (53.26%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Banking
3 13 (14.13%) Legal
4 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 3 (3.26%) Front Office
5 2 (2.17%) Law
5 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) German Language
6 1 (1.09%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (28.26%) Analyst
2 14 (15.22%) Risk Manager
3 13 (14.13%) Security Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Information Analyst
4 12 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) IT Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) IT Manager
5 11 (11.96%) Network Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Network Support
5 11 (11.96%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Security Manager
6 10 (10.87%) Voice Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Voice Network Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Voice Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Compliance Manager
8 8 (8.70%) Project Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Coordinator
10 6 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.17%) CSS
1 2 (2.17%) DHTML
1 2 (2.17%) HTML
1 2 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 15 (16.30%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.87%) Cryptography
4 10 (10.87%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.26%) SCADA
6 3 (3.26%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.09%) PMI
8 1 (1.09%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) Unix
3 6 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (78.26%) ITIL
2 44 (47.83%) Information Security
3 21 (22.83%) Risk Management
4 20 (21.74%) Security Management
5 18 (19.57%) Information Security Management
5 18 (19.57%) ITIL V3
6 16 (17.39%) ISMS
7 13 (14.13%) Data Privacy
7 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.96%) Service Management
9 10 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (10.87%) IT Audit
9 10 (10.87%) Project Management
10 9 (9.78%) Database Security
10 9 (9.78%) Internal Audit
10 9 (9.78%) Threat Analysis
11 8 (8.70%) IT Governance
11 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 7 (7.61%) Information Assurance
12 7 (7.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) C
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) C#
3 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (36.96%) CISSP
2 33 (35.87%) CISM
3 31 (33.70%) CISA
4 27 (29.35%) Degree
5 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (15.22%) CCSA
7 10 (10.87%) CCNP
7 10 (10.87%) CCNP Voice
7 10 (10.87%) SANS
8 5 (5.43%) CCIE
8 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
9 4 (4.35%) CCNA
9 4 (4.35%) PMP
10 2 (2.17%) CLAS
10 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.09%) CEH
11 1 (1.09%) CRISC
11 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (31.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (22.83%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.26%) QA
5 2 (2.17%) COSO
5 2 (2.17%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.17%) SAS 70
6 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Cisco
2 11 (11.96%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.87%) Red Box
4 6 (6.52%) HP
4 6 (6.52%) VMware
5 5 (5.43%) Juniper
6 4 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 4 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.17%) MEDITECH
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago