The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 7 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.81% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.75% 6.17% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
80 162 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.27% 13.18% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 64 112 152
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,500 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

COBIT
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Edinburgh

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Service Management
3 10 (66.67%) ITSM
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 7 (46.67%) CISM
5 7 (46.67%) CISSP
6 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (33.33%) Supplier Management
7 5 (33.33%) assyst
7 5 (33.33%) Marketing
7 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
7 5 (33.33%) Presales
8 4 (26.67%) Privileged Access Management
8 4 (26.67%) Data Security
8 4 (26.67%) Security Management
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Information Security
9 3 (20.00%) Network Security
9 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 2 (13.33%) MS Excel

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) OSPF
2 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (6.67%) TACACS
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 5 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) ITSM Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Service Management
3 10 (66.67%) ITSM
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
5 5 (33.33%) Presales
5 5 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 4 (26.67%) Data Security
6 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Privileged Access Management
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Security Management
7 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) CISM
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSM
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CISMP
4 1 (6.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) NDS
2 2 (13.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle