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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 167 175 170
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 14 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.37% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.43% 3.92% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
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
408 357 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.51% 9.55% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 284 299 273
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram 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 26 May 2015. 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
Derbyshire - 9 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire 0 5 £62,500 +31.57%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) CISSP
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) IT Governance
4 6 (33.33%) CISM
4 6 (33.33%) Security Management
4 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) CISA
5 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Process Management
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (16.67%) PMP
7 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
8 2 (11.11%) COSO
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) GPEN
9 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) CEH
9 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 1 (5.56%) Service Management
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 6 (33.33%) Head of Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Security Assurance Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Information Assurance Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Information Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architecture Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) IT Governance
4 6 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Process Management
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) CISM
3 5 (27.78%) CISA
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (16.67%) PMP
5 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.56%) GPEN
6 1 (5.56%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) COSO