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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 252 322 299
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -23
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 48 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.24% 1.61% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 20
Average salary £65,000 £61,402 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.86% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £87,500 £90,000
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
1133 1429 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.03% 11.35% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1202 962
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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.

1 100 (89.29%) ITIL
2 65 (58.04%) Finance
3 44 (39.29%) CISSP
3 44 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (37.50%) Information Security
5 31 (27.68%) CISM
6 30 (26.79%) CISA
7 28 (25.00%) Degree
8 25 (22.32%) Risk Management
8 25 (22.32%) Banking
8 25 (22.32%) Service Management
9 23 (20.54%) Management Information System
9 23 (20.54%) Project Management
10 22 (19.64%) Cisco
10 22 (19.64%) IT Governance
11 21 (18.75%) Windows
11 21 (18.75%) Firewall
12 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
12 19 (16.96%) PCI DSS
12 19 (16.96%) TOGAF
13 18 (16.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 16 (14.29%) Legal
14 16 (14.29%) CRISC
14 16 (14.29%) Data Centre
15 15 (13.39%) SABSA
15 15 (13.39%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
15 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
16 14 (12.50%) SQL
16 14 (12.50%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (4.46%) IIS
2 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.89%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.89%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.89%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) PaaS
1 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.75%) Firewall
2 15 (13.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (10.71%) WAN
4 11 (9.82%) LAN
5 10 (8.93%) MPLS
5 10 (8.93%) OSPF
5 10 (8.93%) BGP
5 10 (8.93%) VLAN
5 10 (8.93%) IPsec
5 10 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (8.04%) FWSM
6 9 (8.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (8.04%) EIGRP
6 9 (8.04%) IGRP
6 9 (8.04%) ATM
6 9 (8.04%) SMTP
6 9 (8.04%) Ethernet
6 9 (8.04%) FTP
6 9 (8.04%) HTTP
6 9 (8.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.89%) HBase
3 1 (0.89%) Big Data
3 1 (0.89%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (58.04%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Banking
3 16 (14.29%) Legal
4 9 (8.04%) Retail
5 6 (5.36%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.57%) International Banking
7 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (15.18%) Architect
2 16 (14.29%) Head of Security
3 15 (13.39%) Analyst
4 14 (12.50%) Head of IT
5 13 (11.61%) Head of IT Security
6 12 (10.71%) Applications Support
7 10 (8.93%) IT Auditor
7 10 (8.93%) Auditor
8 9 (8.04%) Network Architect
8 9 (8.04%) Security Manager
8 9 (8.04%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) IT Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) IT Risk Manager
9 8 (7.14%) IT Risk Consultant
9 8 (7.14%) Risk Manager
9 8 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
10 7 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) .NET
2 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET
2 9 (8.04%) ActiveX
3 6 (5.36%) Middleware
4 2 (1.79%) Java EE
4 2 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.04%) PKI
4 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.68%) PMI
6 3 (2.68%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.79%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.89%) Economics
8 1 (0.89%) SCADA
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.75%) Windows
2 13 (11.61%) UNIX
3 4 (3.57%) Linux
4 2 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (89.29%) ITIL
2 42 (37.50%) Information Security
3 25 (22.32%) Service Management
3 25 (22.32%) Risk Management
4 23 (20.54%) Project Management
5 22 (19.64%) IT Governance
6 19 (16.96%) TOGAF
7 15 (13.39%) SABSA
8 14 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 13 (11.61%) Security Architecture
10 12 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (9.82%) Change Management
11 11 (9.82%) BCP
11 11 (9.82%) CRM
12 10 (8.93%) Network Design
12 10 (8.93%) SDLC
13 9 (8.04%) Cyber Security
13 9 (8.04%) Project Planning
13 9 (8.04%) DoDAF
13 9 (8.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) SQL
2 11 (9.82%) VB
3 9 (8.04%) VBA
4 5 (4.46%) C
5 2 (1.79%) C#
5 2 (1.79%) Java
5 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.79%) Scala
6 1 (0.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (39.29%) CISSP
2 31 (27.68%) CISM
3 30 (26.79%) CISA
4 28 (25.00%) Degree
5 16 (14.29%) CRISC
6 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (3.57%) CEH
8 3 (2.68%) CCNA
8 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.68%) PMP
8 3 (2.68%) QiCA
9 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.79%) MCSE
10 1 (0.89%) MCSA
10 1 (0.89%) CCIE
10 1 (0.89%) CCNP
10 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (16.96%) PCI DSS
3 18 (16.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (3.57%) QA
6 3 (2.68%) SLA
7 2 (1.79%) BS7799
7 2 (1.79%) Val IT
8 1 (0.89%) EMIR
8 1 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.89%) Basel II
8 1 (0.89%) COSO
8 1 (0.89%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.89%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Cisco
2 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) HP
4 10 (8.93%) Citrix
4 10 (8.93%) Juniper
4 10 (8.93%) CheckPoint
4 10 (8.93%) VMware
4 10 (8.93%) F5
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle
6 4 (3.57%) CA
6 4 (3.57%) SAP
6 4 (3.57%) WorldPay
7 3 (2.68%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.68%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.68%) Symantec
8 2 (1.79%) Remedy
8 2 (1.79%) Websense
8 2 (1.79%) NetIQ
8 2 (1.79%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.79%) Qualys
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