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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 534 681 607
Rank change year-on-year
+147 -74
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 402 247 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.54% 2.29% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 353 197 235
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
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
11356 10806 10778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.15% 11.04% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9131 8507 8370
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
London +100 233 £67,500 -3.57% 21
South East -5 45 £67,500 +3.84% 4
Yorkshire +41 35 £45,000 +32.35% 3
West Midlands -3 31 £60,000 +26.31% 1
East of England +23 21 £62,500 +43.43% 3
South West +7 19 £65,000 -7.14% 6
North West +32 12 £53,750 +7.50% 4
East Midlands +6 8 £52,500 +10.52% 2
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 520 (71.82%) ITIL
2 352 (48.62%) Information Security
3 299 (41.30%) Finance
4 276 (38.12%) CISSP
5 227 (31.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 223 (30.80%) CISM
7 192 (26.52%) CISA
8 182 (25.14%) Risk Management
8 182 (25.14%) Degree
9 156 (21.55%) PCI DSS
10 145 (20.03%) Management Information System
11 131 (18.09%) Project Management
12 124 (17.13%) Security Management
13 113 (15.61%) TOGAF
14 106 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 106 (14.64%) Windows
15 101 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 92 (12.71%) Information Security Management
16 92 (12.71%) Banking
17 89 (12.29%) Service Management
17 89 (12.29%) IT Audit
18 88 (12.15%) Firewall
19 85 (11.74%) Enterprise Architecture
20 83 (11.46%) Service Delivery
21 82 (11.33%) PRINCE2
22 81 (11.19%) Cybersecurity
23 72 (9.94%) Microsoft
24 71 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
25 67 (9.25%) CRISC
25 67 (9.25%) Data Privacy

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (2.90%) IIS
2 18 (2.49%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.69%) Apache
4 5 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.55%) iPlanet
5 4 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.31%) MS Office
3 13 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) AWD
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Maximo
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (3.04%) SaaS
2 21 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.66%) IaaS
3 12 (1.66%) PaaS
4 5 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (12.15%) Firewall
2 48 (6.63%) Network Security
3 37 (5.11%) VPN
4 30 (4.14%) VoIP
5 28 (3.87%) Internet
6 26 (3.59%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.31%) Cisco IPT
7 24 (3.31%) SAN
7 24 (3.31%) WebEx
8 23 (3.18%) ISDN
8 23 (3.18%) PSTN
9 16 (2.21%) LAN
9 16 (2.21%) WAN
10 15 (2.07%) SSL
11 11 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (1.38%) Unified Communications
13 9 (1.24%) DNS
13 9 (1.24%) MPLS
14 8 (1.10%) IPsec
14 8 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.21%) GIS
4 13 (1.80%) Big Data
5 10 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.83%) OLTP
7 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.55%) MySQL
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.41%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.41%) OLAP
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 299 (41.30%) Finance
2 92 (12.71%) Banking
3 57 (7.87%) Legal
4 47 (6.49%) Retail
5 34 (4.70%) Back Office
6 26 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.49%) Marketing
8 14 (1.93%) Law
8 14 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Front Office
12 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.28%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 108 (14.92%) Architect
2 95 (13.12%) Consultant
2 95 (13.12%) IT Manager
3 90 (12.43%) Security Manager
4 89 (12.29%) Analyst
5 70 (9.67%) Risk Manager
6 53 (7.32%) Security Architect
7 47 (6.49%) Security Analyst
8 46 (6.35%) Information Manager
9 43 (5.94%) Information Security Manager
10 38 (5.25%) Risk Consultant
11 37 (5.11%) Auditor
12 33 (4.56%) Compliance Manager
13 32 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
14 31 (4.28%) IT Consultant
14 31 (4.28%) Security Consultant
15 30 (4.14%) Information Security Officer
15 30 (4.14%) IT Analyst
15 30 (4.14%) Security Officer
16 29 (4.01%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.70%) .NET
2 19 (2.62%) Middleware
2 19 (2.62%) Web Services
3 14 (1.93%) Java EE
4 13 (1.80%) SOAP
4 13 (1.80%) XML
5 8 (1.10%) HTML
6 7 (0.97%) REST
7 5 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.69%) SailPoint
8 4 (0.55%) CSS
8 4 (0.55%) SAML
9 3 (0.41%) DHTML
9 3 (0.41%) EJB
9 3 (0.41%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (0.41%) JAXB
9 3 (0.41%) JAX-RS
9 3 (0.41%) JSON
9 3 (0.41%) WSDL
9 3 (0.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 145 (20.03%) Management Information System
2 50 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 49 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (6.49%) Data Centre
5 33 (4.56%) Cyberthreat
6 29 (4.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 23 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
8 22 (3.04%) PKI
9 19 (2.62%) FMCG
10 18 (2.49%) PMI
11 16 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 15 (2.07%) CESG
13 13 (1.80%) Cryptography
14 11 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
15 10 (1.38%) CMDB
16 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
17 6 (0.83%) Client/Server
17 6 (0.83%) Statistics
18 5 (0.69%) Life Science
18 5 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.64%) Windows
2 54 (7.46%) Unix
3 30 (4.14%) Linux
4 15 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.83%) AIX
9 6 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.55%) Solaris
12 3 (0.41%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (71.82%) ITIL
2 352 (48.62%) Information Security
3 182 (25.14%) Risk Management
4 131 (18.09%) Project Management
5 124 (17.13%) Security Management
6 113 (15.61%) TOGAF
7 106 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 92 (12.71%) Information Security Management
9 89 (12.29%) IT Audit
9 89 (12.29%) Service Management
10 85 (11.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 83 (11.46%) Service Delivery
12 82 (11.33%) PRINCE2
13 81 (11.19%) Cybersecurity
14 71 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (9.25%) Data Privacy
16 64 (8.84%) Security Architecture
17 62 (8.56%) Business Continuity
18 58 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
19 56 (7.73%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.73%) Java
1 27 (3.73%) SQL
2 23 (3.18%) C
3 11 (1.52%) Perl
3 11 (1.52%) Python
4 9 (1.24%) T-SQL
5 8 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 7 (0.97%) Ruby
7 5 (0.69%) C#
8 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.41%) VBScript
9 2 (0.28%) Scala
9 2 (0.28%) VBA
10 1 (0.14%) ABAP
10 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 276 (38.12%) CISSP
2 223 (30.80%) CISM
3 192 (26.52%) CISA
4 182 (25.14%) Degree
5 67 (9.25%) CRISC
6 43 (5.94%) Security Cleared
7 41 (5.66%) SANS
8 38 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (4.56%) PMI Certification
10 28 (3.87%) CCNP
11 27 (3.73%) CIMA
12 26 (3.59%) ACCA
13 23 (3.18%) CCNP Voice
14 19 (2.62%) IISP
14 19 (2.62%) ISACA
14 19 (2.62%) SC Cleared
15 18 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (2.35%) CEH
16 17 (2.35%) PMP
17 16 (2.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (31.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 156 (21.55%) PCI DSS
3 101 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 32 (4.42%) QA
5 27 (3.73%) COSO
6 20 (2.76%) SSAE 16
7 18 (2.49%) ISAE 3402
8 15 (2.07%) ISO27002
9 12 (1.66%) ISO 9001
10 11 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 10 (1.38%) JSP 440
12 9 (1.24%) SLA
13 6 (0.83%) HIPAA
13 6 (0.83%) ISO 14001
13 6 (0.83%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.69%) ISO22301
15 4 (0.55%) BS25999
15 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
15 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 2 (0.28%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 38 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.38%) vCloud
4 8 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.69%) KVM
7 3 (0.41%) vSphere
7 3 (0.41%) XenApp
7 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.24%) SCCM
2 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.69%) Puppet
3 4 (0.55%) Hyperic
3 4 (0.55%) Nagios
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 72 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.56%) Cisco
3 59 (8.15%) Oracle
4 51 (7.04%) VMware
5 32 (4.42%) Citrix
6 26 (3.59%) CheckPoint
6 26 (3.59%) SunGard
6 26 (3.59%) Wall Street Systems
7 23 (3.18%) HP
7 23 (3.18%) Red Box
8 22 (3.04%) IBM
9 12 (1.66%) CA
10 8 (1.10%) Cognizant
10 8 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.97%) Rackspace
12 6 (0.83%) Dell
12 6 (0.83%) Juniper
12 6 (0.83%) Palo Alto
13 5 (0.69%) EMC
13 5 (0.69%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Arriva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus benefits package and great office envir
Posted: 4 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
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London
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City Of London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus + Corp Bens.
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
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XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £45-50,000 + Relocation
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
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