The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 583 545 586
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +41
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 260 324 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.50% 3.27% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 201 235 216
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £59,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+19.00% +5.26%
COBIT
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10382 9905 10452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.53% 10.21% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8188 7688 8627
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in England

COBIT
Salary Trend in England

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

COBIT Salary Trend in England

COBIT
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in England

COBIT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
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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
London -38 156 £65,000 - 7
South East -47 50 £67,500 +20.00% 6
West Midlands -20 15 £50,000 +12.35%
Yorkshire -15 12 £34,000 -33.65% 3
South West -9 10 £70,000 +33.33% 1
North West -6 8 £52,500 +12.90% 1
East Midlands +27 5 £47,500 -40.62% 2
East of England -12 1 - - 1
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 380 (64.74%) ITIL
2 260 (44.29%) Finance
3 255 (43.44%) Information Security
4 196 (33.39%) CISSP
5 169 (28.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 162 (27.60%) PCI DSS
7 131 (22.32%) CISA
7 131 (22.32%) CISM
8 124 (21.12%) Risk Management
9 100 (17.04%) Management Information System
10 94 (16.01%) Degree
11 89 (15.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 87 (14.82%) TOGAF
13 86 (14.65%) Security Management
14 80 (13.63%) Windows
15 76 (12.95%) Firewall
16 75 (12.78%) Service Delivery
17 74 (12.61%) Service Management
17 74 (12.61%) Project Management
17 74 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 69 (11.75%) Microsoft
19 68 (11.58%) PRINCE2
20 64 (10.90%) MS Excel
21 62 (10.56%) Linux
22 54 (9.20%) Banking
22 54 (9.20%) Data Protection
22 54 (9.20%) UNIX
22 54 (9.20%) CRISC
23 53 (9.03%) Information Assurance
23 53 (9.03%) Security Architecture

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.21%) IIS
2 10 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.85%) iPlanet
5 4 (0.68%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.60%) MS Office
3 13 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.87%) MS Project
4 11 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.34%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.34%) Maximo
2 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.34%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (12.95%) Firewall
2 42 (7.16%) Network Security
3 34 (5.79%) VPN
4 30 (5.11%) LAN
5 29 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 27 (4.60%) WAN
7 16 (2.73%) DNS
7 16 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (2.21%) LDAP
9 12 (2.04%) SAN
10 11 (1.87%) Internet
11 9 (1.53%) SSL
11 9 (1.53%) NetScreen
11 9 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.53%) Junos
12 8 (1.36%) X.509
13 5 (0.85%) Wireless
13 5 (0.85%) SNMP
14 4 (0.68%) Broadband
14 4 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.79%) Relational Database
2 27 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.02%) Big Data
5 4 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.34%) MySQL
7 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.34%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.34%) DB2
7 2 (0.34%) OLAP
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.34%) MS Access
8 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.51%) Bugzilla
2 3 (0.51%) JIRA
2 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) ProC
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
General
1 260 (44.29%) Finance
2 54 (9.20%) Banking
3 37 (6.30%) Retail
4 22 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.07%) Law
6 15 (2.56%) Back Office
7 12 (2.04%) Legal
8 11 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.70%) Marketing
10 8 (1.36%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.19%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.68%) Electronics
13 4 (0.68%) Advertising
13 4 (0.68%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.68%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.51%) Games
14 3 (0.51%) International Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 94 (16.01%) Analyst
2 92 (15.67%) Consultant
3 80 (13.63%) Architect
4 74 (12.61%) Security Analyst
5 55 (9.37%) Information Analyst
5 55 (9.37%) Information Security Analyst
6 51 (8.69%) Security Architect
7 43 (7.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 42 (7.16%) Service Manager
9 39 (6.64%) Security Engineer
10 37 (6.30%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 36 (6.13%) Security Manager
12 28 (4.77%) Security Consultant
13 27 (4.60%) Risk Manager
13 27 (4.60%) Information Manager
14 26 (4.43%) Information Security Manager
14 26 (4.43%) IT Consultant
15 22 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (3.58%) IT Auditor
16 21 (3.58%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.11%) .NET
2 10 (1.70%) JSP
3 8 (1.36%) HTML
4 6 (1.02%) Web Services
5 5 (0.85%) SAML
5 5 (0.85%) Middleware
6 4 (0.68%) ADO.NET
6 4 (0.68%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.68%) WPF
6 4 (0.68%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.51%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.34%) LAMP
9 1 (0.17%) J2EE
9 1 (0.17%) OC4J
9 1 (0.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.04%) Management Information System
2 50 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.43%) PKI
5 17 (2.90%) CESG
6 16 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 12 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (1.70%) Cryptography
9 8 (1.36%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.19%) FMCG
10 7 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
11 6 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
11 6 (1.02%) GIS
11 6 (1.02%) AS400
12 4 (0.68%) APACS
12 4 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.68%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 80 (13.63%) Windows
2 62 (10.56%) Linux
3 54 (9.20%) UNIX
4 15 (2.56%) AIX
5 14 (2.39%) Solaris
6 9 (1.53%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.85%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.51%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (64.74%) ITIL
2 255 (43.44%) Information Security
3 124 (21.12%) Risk Management
4 87 (14.82%) TOGAF
5 86 (14.65%) Security Management
6 75 (12.78%) Service Delivery
7 74 (12.61%) Project Management
7 74 (12.61%) Service Management
7 74 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 68 (11.58%) PRINCE2
9 54 (9.20%) Data Protection
10 53 (9.03%) Information Assurance
10 53 (9.03%) Security Architecture
11 49 (8.35%) Information Security Management
12 44 (7.50%) IT Governance
13 43 (7.33%) SABSA
14 42 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
15 41 (6.98%) PRINCE
16 39 (6.64%) Change Management
17 38 (6.47%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.64%) SQL
2 21 (3.58%) Java
3 12 (2.04%) C#
4 9 (1.53%) C
5 8 (1.36%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.02%) VB
7 5 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.68%) C++
8 4 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.51%) VBA
9 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.17%) Perl
11 1 (0.17%) Python
11 1 (0.17%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 196 (33.39%) CISSP
2 131 (22.32%) CISA
2 131 (22.32%) CISM
3 94 (16.01%) Degree
4 54 (9.20%) CRISC
5 25 (4.26%) ISSAP
5 25 (4.26%) ISSMP
6 22 (3.75%) PCI QSA
7 20 (3.41%) Security Cleared
8 19 (3.24%) ISACA
9 16 (2.73%) ACCA
9 16 (2.73%) CIMA
9 16 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 13 (2.21%) GIAC
11 12 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.70%) CEH
13 9 (1.53%) CCNA
14 7 (1.19%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.19%) QiCA
15 6 (1.02%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (28.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 162 (27.60%) PCI DSS
3 89 (15.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 45 (7.67%) COSO
5 30 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 24 (4.09%) SLA
7 20 (3.41%) QA
8 8 (1.36%) JSP 440
9 6 (1.02%) BS7799
10 2 (0.34%) GAMP
10 2 (0.34%) Val IT
10 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.34%) GxP
11 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.17%) BS15000
System Software
1 23 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.85%) RACF
4 3 (0.51%) Nmap
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.02%) SCCM
2 4 (0.68%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.51%) WSUS
3 3 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 69 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.64%) Oracle
3 35 (5.96%) Cisco
4 26 (4.43%) VMware
5 17 (2.90%) SAP
6 15 (2.56%) SunGard
6 15 (2.56%) Citrix
6 15 (2.56%) Wall Street Systems
7 14 (2.39%) Juniper
7 14 (2.39%) F5
8 13 (2.21%) CheckPoint
9 12 (2.04%) IBM
10 7 (1.19%) HP
10 7 (1.19%) Brocade
10 7 (1.19%) Qualys
11 6 (1.02%) Tripwire
11 6 (1.02%) Remedy
11 6 (1.02%) Unisys
12 5 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.85%) CA
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £6k bonus + beneifts
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Wealth of Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Atos
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits & package
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago