The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 256 241 262
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 9 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.029% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.97% 0.34% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 15
Average salary £70,000 £43,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.91% -12.12%
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +2.04%
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
925 584 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.77% 8.51% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 703 437 832
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 of England

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

COBIT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the East of England

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the East of England

COBIT
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Hertfordshire - 7 £70,000 -
Essex -13 2 £70,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (73.33%) CISSP
1 11 (73.33%) CISA
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security
3 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
4 8 (53.33%) Information Assurance
5 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (33.33%) Benchmarking
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (26.67%) GIAC
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) CEH
8 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (20.00%) PKI
8 3 (20.00%) MODAF
8 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (20.00%) CESG
8 3 (20.00%) JSP
8 3 (20.00%) UML
8 3 (20.00%) SABSA
8 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Auditor
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Auditor
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Auditor
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) CESG
2 3 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) Information Assurance
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) MODAF
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) SABSA
5 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) CISSP
1 11 (73.33%) CISA
2 10 (66.67%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) GIAC
4 4 (26.67%) CEH
5 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) QiCA
5 1 (6.67%) ISACA
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (20.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center