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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 238 254 271
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 28 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.25% 0.086%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.63% 2.40% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 7
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £48,100
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
772 875 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.36% 10.49% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 592 701 631
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 - 17 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire +15 6 £53,750 -
Essex +3 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Suffolk +4 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 1 June 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 28 (80.00%) ITIL
2 19 (54.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (51.43%) Information Security
4 15 (42.86%) Firewall
5 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
6 12 (34.29%) CISSP
7 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 10 (28.57%) Degree
7 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
8 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
8 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (25.71%) SABSA
8 9 (25.71%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) UML
8 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
9 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
10 7 (20.00%) CISM
10 7 (20.00%) SaaS
11 6 (17.14%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Software Licensing
11 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
11 6 (17.14%) VPN
12 5 (14.29%) LAN
12 5 (14.29%) WAN
12 5 (14.29%) SAN
12 5 (14.29%) SSCP
12 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 5 (14.29%) TOWER Software

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

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Head of Operations
4 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Head of IT
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) ITIL
2 18 (51.43%) Information Security
3 10 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
4 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (25.71%) SABSA
4 9 (25.71%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) UML
4 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
6 6 (17.14%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Software Licensing
7 5 (14.29%) People Management
7 5 (14.29%) SIEM
7 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (14.29%) MODAF
7 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CISSP
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
3 7 (20.00%) CISM
4 5 (14.29%) SSCP
5 4 (11.43%) CISA
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.57%) CRISC
7 2 (5.71%) GCIA
7 2 (5.71%) GSEC
7 2 (5.71%) GCIH
7 2 (5.71%) CCNA
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.86%) CCNP
8 1 (2.86%) CEH
8 1 (2.86%) OSCP
8 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (54.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.57%) COSO
4 1 (2.86%) Val IT
4 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) TOWER Software
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle