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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 567 643 617
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -26
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 343 258 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.10% 2.15% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 266 182 176
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
11053 11988 10410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.73% 10.69% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8843 9348 8493
Average salary £46,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +131 205 £70,000 +7.69% 15
South East -3 39 £65,000 +11.58% 3
East of England +18 23 £55,000 +15.78% 1
North West +13 22 £57,500 +21.05% 1
East Midlands +16 21 £65,000 +36.84%
Yorkshire +8 16 £45,000 +34.32% 5
South West -41 10 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands -15 4 £66,250 +14.22% 1
North East - 4 - -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 481 (78.34%) ITIL
2 264 (43.00%) Finance
3 251 (40.88%) Information Security
4 250 (40.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 226 (36.81%) CISSP
6 153 (24.92%) Risk Management
7 151 (24.59%) CISM
8 144 (23.45%) CISA
9 140 (22.80%) TOGAF
10 121 (19.71%) PCI DSS
11 105 (17.10%) Management Information System
12 97 (15.80%) Project Management
13 95 (15.47%) Degree
14 92 (14.98%) Windows
15 89 (14.50%) Service Delivery
15 89 (14.50%) Microsoft
16 79 (12.87%) Security Management
17 78 (12.70%) Firewall
18 75 (12.21%) Service Management
19 74 (12.05%) Oracle
20 70 (11.40%) Data Centre
21 68 (11.07%) Business Development
22 65 (10.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 64 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 63 (10.26%) Cyber Security
25 62 (10.10%) Banking
26 61 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
26 61 (9.93%) IT Governance
27 59 (9.61%) SABSA
28 58 (9.45%) Agile Software Development

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 28 (4.56%) IIS
2 19 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.81%) Apache
5 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 43 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.91%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.93%) MS Office
4 4 (0.65%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) SAP MM
1 4 (0.65%) SAP SD
1 4 (0.65%) SAP SCM
1 4 (0.65%) Unica
1 4 (0.65%) SAP LE
1 4 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.33%) Maximo
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.30%) SaaS
3 3 (0.49%) PaaS
3 3 (0.49%) IaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.70%) Firewall
2 39 (6.35%) Network Security
3 31 (5.05%) WAN
4 30 (4.89%) DNS
5 29 (4.72%) LAN
6 26 (4.23%) SAN
7 22 (3.58%) Internet
7 22 (3.58%) TCP/IP
8 18 (2.93%) DHCP
8 18 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
9 17 (2.77%) VPN
10 16 (2.61%) HTTP
10 16 (2.61%) NAS
11 14 (2.28%) IPsec
11 14 (2.28%) SMTP
12 13 (2.12%) MPLS
12 13 (2.12%) OSPF
12 13 (2.12%) BGP
12 13 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (2.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (2.61%) Big Data
2 16 (2.61%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 15 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 7 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.81%) SAP BI
7 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) DB2
9 1 (0.16%) MySQL
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.16%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) GCC
3 1 (0.16%) Ant
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.16%) ProC
3 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
General
1 264 (43.00%) Finance
2 62 (10.10%) Banking
3 52 (8.47%) Legal
4 46 (7.49%) Retail
5 39 (6.35%) Back Office
6 15 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.44%) Billing
6 15 (2.44%) Local Government
7 14 (2.28%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.79%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.63%) Law
11 6 (0.98%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) International Banking
13 3 (0.49%) Electronics
14 1 (0.16%) Marketing
14 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.16%) German Language
14 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 127 (20.68%) Architect
2 90 (14.66%) Consultant
3 80 (13.03%) Analyst
4 60 (9.77%) Security Analyst
5 46 (7.49%) Security Manager
6 38 (6.19%) Security Architect
7 37 (6.03%) Enterprise Architect
8 36 (5.86%) Information Analyst
9 35 (5.70%) Risk Manager
9 35 (5.70%) Information Security Analyst
10 32 (5.21%) Information Manager
11 31 (5.05%) Head of IT
12 29 (4.72%) IT Consultant
13 28 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
14 27 (4.40%) Security Officer
15 26 (4.23%) Security Consultant
16 25 (4.07%) Auditor
16 25 (4.07%) Information Security Manager
16 25 (4.07%) Head of Security
17 24 (3.91%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.40%) .NET
2 15 (2.44%) Software Packaging
3 13 (2.12%) Middleware
4 12 (1.95%) ASP.NET
4 12 (1.95%) JSP
5 9 (1.47%) ActiveX
6 8 (1.30%) Java EE
7 3 (0.49%) WPF
7 3 (0.49%) Silverlight
7 3 (0.49%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.33%) HTML
9 1 (0.16%) J2EE
9 1 (0.16%) COM
9 1 (0.16%) OC4J
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 105 (17.10%) Management Information System
2 70 (11.40%) Data Centre
3 45 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.58%) PKI
7 19 (3.09%) CESG
8 16 (2.61%) Cryptography
9 15 (2.44%) Clustering
9 15 (2.44%) N-Tier
9 15 (2.44%) SCADA
10 13 (2.12%) GIS
11 12 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
12 11 (1.79%) Internet of Things
13 10 (1.63%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.47%) Taxonomies
15 8 (1.30%) CESG CLAS
15 8 (1.30%) Life Science
15 8 (1.30%) Smart Meter
15 8 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 92 (14.98%) Windows
2 55 (8.96%) UNIX
3 39 (6.35%) Linux
4 18 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.65%) AIX
8 3 (0.49%) Solaris
8 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (78.34%) ITIL
2 251 (40.88%) Information Security
3 153 (24.92%) Risk Management
4 140 (22.80%) TOGAF
5 97 (15.80%) Project Management
6 89 (14.50%) Service Delivery
7 79 (12.87%) Security Management
8 75 (12.21%) Service Management
9 68 (11.07%) Business Development
10 65 (10.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 64 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 63 (10.26%) Cyber Security
13 61 (9.93%) Zachman Framework
13 61 (9.93%) IT Governance
14 59 (9.61%) SABSA
15 58 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 52 (8.47%) Business Continuity
17 52 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
18 51 (8.31%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (4.72%) SQL
2 21 (3.42%) C
3 15 (2.44%) Java
4 11 (1.79%) VB
4 11 (1.79%) Scala
5 10 (1.63%) VBA
6 6 (0.98%) C++
7 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.81%) C#
8 4 (0.65%) ABAP
9 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.49%) Perl
10 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.33%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) Uniface
11 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 226 (36.81%) CISSP
2 151 (24.59%) CISM
3 144 (23.45%) CISA
4 95 (15.47%) Degree
5 53 (8.63%) Security Cleared
6 43 (7.00%) CRISC
7 40 (6.51%) CIMA
8 39 (6.35%) ACCA
9 24 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (2.77%) MCSE
11 17 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (2.61%) PMI Certification
13 15 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (2.44%) MCITP
14 14 (2.28%) DV Cleared
15 13 (2.12%) PMP
16 12 (1.95%) SSCP
17 11 (1.79%) CEH
17 11 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (40.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 121 (19.71%) PCI DSS
3 53 (8.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 15 (2.44%) COSO
6 13 (2.12%) SLA
7 12 (1.95%) JSP 440
8 10 (1.63%) Basel II
9 9 (1.47%) BS7799
9 9 (1.47%) QA
10 8 (1.30%) EMIR
10 8 (1.30%) Dodd-Frank
10 8 (1.30%) MiFID
11 5 (0.81%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.81%) PAS 55
12 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.65%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.49%) Val IT
14 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 48 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.61%) vSphere
5 15 (2.44%) vCloud
5 15 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 15 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.47%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.81%) OpenSSH
7 5 (0.81%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (1.47%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.81%) Nessus
3 5 (0.81%) Nmap
4 3 (0.49%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 89 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 74 (12.05%) Oracle
3 46 (7.49%) Cisco
4 39 (6.35%) SunGard
4 39 (6.35%) Wall Street Systems
5 32 (5.21%) HP
5 32 (5.21%) Juniper
6 29 (4.72%) VMware
7 23 (3.75%) SAP
8 18 (2.93%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.61%) CheckPoint
9 16 (2.61%) IBM
10 15 (2.44%) Veritas
11 14 (2.28%) F5
12 11 (1.79%) Citrix
13 7 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
14 6 (0.98%) Hyperion
14 6 (0.98%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.81%) TOWER Software
16 4 (0.65%) Alterian
London
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Symmetry Executive Search
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum plus bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago