The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 98 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.068% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.69% 0.53% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
COBIT
Scotland

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
211 189 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 12.87% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 117 45
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,460 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 24 (96.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Finance
3 14 (56.00%) Information Security
4 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (44.00%) PCI DSS
6 9 (36.00%) CISM
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) CISSP
7 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (32.00%) CISA
7 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (32.00%) Security Management
7 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
7 8 (32.00%) SCADA
7 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (32.00%) Cryptography
7 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (32.00%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
7 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) Service Management
9 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (24.00%) ITSM
9 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
9 6 (24.00%) UNIX
9 6 (24.00%) Windows

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WLAN
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Law
4 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Management Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (32.00%) SCADA
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile Payment
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Information Security
3 8 (32.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
3 8 (32.00%) Cyber Security
3 8 (32.00%) Security Management
3 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 6 (24.00%) ITSM
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CISSP
1 9 (36.00%) CISM
2 8 (32.00%) CISA
2 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (44.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) FrontRange
2 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago