The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 178 193 158
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.081% 0.055% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.79% 0.65% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.05%
COBIT
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
378 306 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.24% 8.48% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 286 248 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

COBIT
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the East Midlands region.

COBIT Salary Trend in the East Midlands

COBIT
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -22 3 £37,500 -42.30%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (62.50%) Information Security
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) CISA
5 5 (31.25%) COSO
6 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (18.75%) IT Governance
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 2 (12.50%) QMS
8 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (12.50%) Middleware
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (12.50%) SLA
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) CISM

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Information Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Security Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Information Assurance Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Security Assurance Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Information Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) IT Risk Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Assurance Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Service Improvement Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Governance Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) IT Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) QMS
5 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCSD
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) COSO
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (12.50%) SLA