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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 245 255 281
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 59 58 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.84% 5.05% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 28
Average salary £52,500 £85,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,250 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £160,000 £79,350
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £51,177 £48,974
% change year-on-year
+15.28% +4.49%
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
1011 1148 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.99% 10.91% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1013 898
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,100 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 62 (56.88%) Finance
2 60 (55.05%) ITIL
3 45 (41.28%) Information Security
4 39 (35.78%) CISSP
5 31 (28.44%) Firewall
6 28 (25.69%) PCI DSS
7 26 (23.85%) Risk Management
8 25 (22.94%) Service Delivery
8 25 (22.94%) Service Management
9 23 (21.10%) Information Assurance
9 23 (21.10%) Degree
10 20 (18.35%) IT Governance
10 20 (18.35%) Management Information System
10 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
10 20 (18.35%) UNIX
10 20 (18.35%) Windows
11 19 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 19 (17.43%) CRISC
12 16 (14.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 16 (14.68%) Security Management
12 16 (14.68%) CISA
12 16 (14.68%) Banking
13 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
13 14 (12.84%) Performance Management
14 13 (11.93%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 13 (11.93%) Project Management
15 12 (11.01%) CISM
16 11 (10.09%) Change Management
16 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (10.09%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (0.92%) IIS
1 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.34%) MS Office
3 5 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.44%) Firewall
2 8 (7.34%) VPN
3 7 (6.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.67%) DNS
4 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.67%) Internet
5 3 (2.75%) LAN
5 3 (2.75%) SAN
6 2 (1.83%) WAN
7 1 (0.92%) WLAN
7 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (56.88%) Finance
2 16 (14.68%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Law
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
3 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.75%) International Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) Security Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) Information Analyst
2 26 (23.85%) Information Security Analyst
3 16 (14.68%) Service Manager
4 9 (8.26%) Architect
5 8 (7.34%) IT Auditor
5 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Risk Manager
5 8 (7.34%) Security Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Auditor
6 7 (6.42%) Head of IT
6 7 (6.42%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
6 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Governance Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Senior IT Auditor
8 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.50%) AS400
4 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.83%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.92%) RMADS
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) UNIX
1 20 (18.35%) Windows
2 11 (10.09%) Linux
3 6 (5.50%) Solaris
4 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.67%) AIX
5 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.05%) ITIL
2 45 (41.28%) Information Security
3 26 (23.85%) Risk Management
4 25 (22.94%) Service Management
4 25 (22.94%) Service Delivery
5 23 (21.10%) Information Assurance
6 20 (18.35%) IT Governance
7 16 (14.68%) Security Management
8 14 (12.84%) Performance Management
9 13 (11.93%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 13 (11.93%) Project Management
10 11 (10.09%) PRINCE
10 11 (10.09%) Change Management
10 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.17%) TOGAF
11 10 (9.17%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.34%) SABSA
12 8 (7.34%) Cyber Security
12 8 (7.34%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) VB
3 3 (2.75%) VBA
3 3 (2.75%) C#
3 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.92%) C++
4 1 (0.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) CISSP
2 23 (21.10%) Degree
3 19 (17.43%) CRISC
4 16 (14.68%) CISA
5 12 (11.01%) CISM
6 9 (8.26%) ISACA
7 3 (2.75%) MBA
7 3 (2.75%) ISSAP
7 3 (2.75%) ISSMP
8 2 (1.83%) CEH
8 2 (1.83%) QiCA
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.83%) PMP
8 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.92%) ACCA
9 1 (0.92%) MCSE
9 1 (0.92%) CCNP
9 1 (0.92%) CCNA
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (25.69%) PCI DSS
2 19 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (14.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (9.17%) QA
5 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.83%) SLA
5 2 (1.83%) BS7799
5 2 (1.83%) Val IT
6 1 (0.92%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) RACF
3 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) VMware
4 6 (5.50%) IBM
4 6 (5.50%) Unisys
5 5 (4.59%) Citrix
6 3 (2.75%) Hitachi
6 3 (2.75%) EMC
6 3 (2.75%) Cisco
6 3 (2.75%) Cognos
7 2 (1.83%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) HP
7 2 (1.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
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