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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 571 593 648
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +55
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 345 266 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.98% 2.60% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 281 187 194
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,420
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,500 £82,900
UK excluding London average salary £57,750 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +27.90%
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
11565 10232 11652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.28% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9019 8108 9637
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +25 147 £62,500 -16.66% 10
South East +35 133 £60,000 -4.00% 9
South West -14 23 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East Midlands - 13 £47,250 -
North West -15 9 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -19 6 £35,500 -29.00%
East of England -18 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -58 5 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 452 (72.79%) ITIL
2 266 (42.83%) Finance
3 223 (35.91%) Information Security
4 191 (30.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 170 (27.38%) CISSP
6 146 (23.51%) Risk Management
7 138 (22.22%) CISA
8 137 (22.06%) CISM
9 123 (19.81%) TOGAF
9 123 (19.81%) PCI DSS
10 115 (18.52%) Project Management
10 115 (18.52%) PRINCE2
11 110 (17.71%) Degree
12 103 (16.59%) Windows
13 102 (16.43%) Management Information System
14 92 (14.81%) Service Management
15 91 (14.65%) Microsoft
16 90 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
17 87 (14.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 80 (12.88%) Security Management
19 78 (12.56%) Banking
20 72 (11.59%) Linux
21 62 (9.98%) MS Excel
22 60 (9.66%) Service Delivery
23 58 (9.34%) ITSM
24 56 (9.02%) Firewall
25 55 (8.86%) Enterprise Architecture
26 53 (8.53%) Computer Science
26 53 (8.53%) VMware
27 46 (7.41%) Business Continuity

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 29 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.93%) IIS
3 10 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.97%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.64%) Apache
7 3 (0.48%) SAS
8 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 62 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.64%) MS Office
3 24 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 23 (3.70%) MS Project
5 8 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.81%) Temenos T24
2 5 (0.81%) Finacle
2 5 (0.81%) FLEXCUBE
2 5 (0.81%) Misys Equation
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.74%) SaaS
2 4 (0.64%) PaaS
2 4 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.02%) Firewall
2 36 (5.80%) VPN
3 31 (4.99%) Network Security
4 30 (4.83%) TCP/IP
5 28 (4.51%) LAN
6 27 (4.35%) Internet
7 22 (3.54%) WAN
8 18 (2.90%) DNS
9 15 (2.42%) SAN
10 13 (2.09%) SSL
11 9 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (1.13%) NetScreen
12 7 (1.13%) Junos
12 7 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.13%) Wireless
12 7 (1.13%) DHCP
12 7 (1.13%) VoIP
13 6 (0.97%) WLAN
13 6 (0.97%) HTTP
14 5 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.31%) Relational Database
2 30 (4.83%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.13%) Big Data
4 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.64%) MySQL
6 3 (0.48%) DB2
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.32%) QlikView
7 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (0.64%) AppScan
2 3 (0.48%) JIRA
2 3 (0.48%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.16%) Subversion
3 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 266 (42.83%) Finance
2 78 (12.56%) Banking
3 38 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.64%) Marketing
5 31 (4.99%) Retail
6 13 (2.09%) Legal
7 11 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.77%) Law
8 10 (1.61%) Back Office
9 8 (1.29%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.29%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.81%) Advertising
11 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.64%) Automotive
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 144 (23.19%) Consultant
2 115 (18.52%) Architect
3 102 (16.43%) Analyst
4 74 (11.92%) Security Analyst
5 49 (7.89%) IT Consultant
6 41 (6.60%) Service Manager
7 40 (6.44%) Security Consultant
8 39 (6.28%) Security Manager
9 38 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
10 36 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
10 36 (5.80%) Senior Security Analyst
11 35 (5.64%) Senior Consultant
12 31 (4.99%) Management Consultant
12 31 (4.99%) Senior Architect
13 30 (4.83%) Information Analyst
14 28 (4.51%) Security Engineer
15 26 (4.19%) Service Management Consultant
16 25 (4.03%) Information Security Analyst
17 24 (3.86%) Risk Manager
18 21 (3.38%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (5.80%) .NET
2 19 (3.06%) Middleware
3 9 (1.45%) JSP
4 5 (0.81%) Web Services
5 2 (0.32%) XML
5 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.32%) WSDL
5 2 (0.32%) SOAP
5 2 (0.32%) LAMP
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.16%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.16%) Java EE
6 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.16%) WPF
6 1 (0.16%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.16%) J2EE
6 1 (0.16%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.16%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 102 (16.43%) Management Information System
2 53 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.58%) PMI
4 13 (2.09%) APACS
5 11 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (1.29%) AS400
6 8 (1.29%) PKI
6 8 (1.29%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.13%) Fixed Income
7 7 (1.13%) E-Learning
7 7 (1.13%) Equities
8 6 (0.97%) Kindle
8 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.64%) Informatics
9 4 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.64%) FMCG
9 4 (0.64%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.48%) SCADA
10 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.59%) Windows
2 72 (11.59%) Linux
3 42 (6.76%) UNIX
4 19 (3.06%) Solaris
5 15 (2.42%) AIX
6 10 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.64%) OS/390
11 4 (0.64%) VMS
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.16%) Android
13 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (72.79%) ITIL
2 223 (35.91%) Information Security
3 146 (23.51%) Risk Management
4 123 (19.81%) TOGAF
5 115 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 115 (18.52%) Project Management
6 92 (14.81%) Service Management
7 90 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 80 (12.88%) Security Management
9 60 (9.66%) Service Delivery
10 58 (9.34%) ITSM
11 55 (8.86%) Enterprise Architecture
12 46 (7.41%) Business Continuity
13 45 (7.25%) Information Security Management
14 40 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (6.28%) Technical Architecture
16 38 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
17 37 (5.96%) Change Management
18 36 (5.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 36 (5.80%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 46 (7.41%) SQL
2 30 (4.83%) Java
3 13 (2.09%) C
4 7 (1.13%) PL/SQL
5 5 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.32%) C#
7 2 (0.32%) C++
7 2 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.16%) PHP
8 1 (0.16%) VBA
8 1 (0.16%) VBScript
8 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 170 (27.38%) CISSP
2 138 (22.22%) CISA
3 137 (22.06%) CISM
4 110 (17.71%) Degree
5 32 (5.15%) PCI QSA
6 31 (4.99%) Security Cleared
7 21 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (3.06%) CEH
9 18 (2.90%) SC Cleared
10 16 (2.58%) CRISC
10 16 (2.58%) PMI Certification
11 14 (2.25%) CIMA
11 14 (2.25%) ISACA
12 13 (2.09%) GIAC
13 12 (1.93%) ISSAP
13 12 (1.93%) ISSMP
14 10 (1.61%) GCIH
14 10 (1.61%) MBA
14 10 (1.61%) ACCA
15 6 (0.97%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (30.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 123 (19.81%) PCI DSS
3 87 (14.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 39 (6.28%) COSO
5 36 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 19 (3.06%) SLA
7 15 (2.42%) ISO 9001
8 9 (1.45%) QA
9 8 (1.29%) IAS 39
9 8 (1.29%) Basel II
10 6 (0.97%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.64%) GxP
12 2 (0.32%) HL7
13 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.64%) RACF
4 4 (0.64%) KVM
5 3 (0.48%) Nmap
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (0.64%) Puppet
3 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.48%) WSUS
3 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.16%) Nessus
5 1 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 91 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.53%) VMware
3 43 (6.92%) Cisco
4 33 (5.31%) Oracle
5 28 (4.51%) CA
6 25 (4.03%) SAP
7 22 (3.54%) Citrix
8 20 (3.22%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.25%) Juniper
10 13 (2.09%) IBM
10 13 (2.09%) Remedy
10 13 (2.09%) HP
10 13 (2.09%) F5
10 13 (2.09%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.61%) Wall Street Systems
11 10 (1.61%) SunGard
11 10 (1.61%) BMC
12 9 (1.45%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.29%) FrontRange
13 8 (1.29%) Brocade
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car/allowance & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus +car allow OTE £100k
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum + car allow + guaranteed min 18% bon
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, or Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £100k Base plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 5 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension, Life Assuranc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago