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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 243 256 262
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 19 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.31% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.27% 2.92% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 14
Average salary £45,325 £47,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.57% -3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,575 £44,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
837 924 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.07% 10.73% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 648 749 712
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Cambridgeshire - 9 £44,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +30 5 £45,000 -
Essex -1 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Suffolk +9 1 £52,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (50.00%) CISSP
5 7 (35.00%) CISM
5 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) SSCP
7 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) SIEM
7 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
8 4 (20.00%) People Management
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) CISA
8 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) TOWER Software
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 3 (15.00%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) HTTP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) GCC
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Head of Operations
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Head of IT
5 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) IT Risk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Security Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) SIEM
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
5 4 (20.00%) People Management
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CISM
3 5 (25.00%) SSCP
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) CISA
5 3 (15.00%) CRISC
6 2 (10.00%) GCIA
6 2 (10.00%) GSEC
6 2 (10.00%) GCIH
7 1 (5.00%) CEH
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (5.00%) OSCP
7 1 (5.00%) CGEIT
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (15.00%) COSO
4 1 (5.00%) Val IT
4 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) TOWER Software
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
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