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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 555 606 609
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +3
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 331 302 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.99% 2.57% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 274 240 184
Average salary £67,500 £54,100 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.76% -6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
11087 11736 10422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.71% 10.53% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8776 9256 8422
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
(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 +105 198 £70,000 +27.27% 21
South East +6 62 £81,000 +37.28% 2
North West +33 27 £56,250 +35.54% 1
East of England +11 19 £45,325 -4.57% 3
South West -23 11 £70,000 +33.33% 5
East Midlands +10 7 £62,500 +2.04%
West Midlands -31 4 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Yorkshire -14 2 £43,500 -37.85%
North East - 1 - -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 446 (74.83%) ITIL
2 274 (45.97%) Finance
3 247 (41.44%) Information Security
4 232 (38.93%) CISSP
5 212 (35.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 154 (25.84%) CISM
7 147 (24.66%) CISA
8 139 (23.32%) Risk Management
9 138 (23.15%) PCI DSS
10 105 (17.62%) TOGAF
11 99 (16.61%) Service Delivery
12 96 (16.11%) Management Information System
13 95 (15.94%) Project Management
14 94 (15.77%) Firewall
15 81 (13.59%) Security Management
16 80 (13.42%) Windows
17 78 (13.09%) Microsoft
18 77 (12.92%) Degree
19 70 (11.74%) Oracle
20 66 (11.07%) Service Management
21 65 (10.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 62 (10.40%) IT Governance
23 60 (10.07%) Business Development
23 60 (10.07%) CRISC
24 59 (9.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 54 (9.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
26 53 (8.89%) Banking
26 53 (8.89%) Information Assurance
26 53 (8.89%) SABSA
27 52 (8.72%) MS Excel

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 22 (3.69%) IIS
2 13 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.84%) Apache
5 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.34%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.34%) SAS
6 2 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (8.72%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.36%) MS Visio
3 19 (3.19%) MS Office
4 6 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.67%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.67%) Unica
1 4 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.34%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.34%) Maximo
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.17%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (15.77%) Firewall
2 44 (7.38%) Network Security
3 36 (6.04%) LAN
3 36 (6.04%) WAN
4 26 (4.36%) VPN
5 23 (3.86%) DNS
5 23 (3.86%) SAN
6 20 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (3.19%) Internet
8 18 (3.02%) TCP/IP
9 16 (2.68%) HTTP
10 13 (2.18%) DHCP
11 12 (2.01%) SMTP
12 10 (1.68%) MPLS
12 10 (1.68%) OSPF
12 10 (1.68%) BGP
12 10 (1.68%) VLAN
12 10 (1.68%) NAS
13 9 (1.51%) FWSM
13 9 (1.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.69%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.18%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.85%) Big Data
4 11 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.17%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.50%) MySQL
8 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.50%) DB2
8 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.34%) OLAP
9 2 (0.34%) MS Access
9 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.34%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.17%) GCC
3 1 (0.17%) Ant
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.17%) ProC
3 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
General
1 274 (45.97%) Finance
2 53 (8.89%) Banking
3 46 (7.72%) Retail
4 39 (6.54%) Back Office
4 39 (6.54%) Legal
5 18 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.52%) Law
7 13 (2.18%) Local Government
7 13 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.68%) Billing
10 9 (1.51%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.17%) Advertising
11 7 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.01%) International Banking
13 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.67%) Electronics
14 2 (0.34%) Games
14 2 (0.34%) Marketing
15 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 116 (19.46%) Analyst
2 106 (17.79%) Architect
3 84 (14.09%) Security Analyst
4 78 (13.09%) Consultant
5 68 (11.41%) Information Analyst
6 67 (11.24%) Information Security Analyst
7 40 (6.71%) Security Architect
8 39 (6.54%) Enterprise Architect
9 29 (4.87%) Security Manager
9 29 (4.87%) Security Officer
10 28 (4.70%) Service Manager
11 27 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (4.53%) Security Consultant
11 27 (4.53%) Head of IT
12 26 (4.36%) Auditor
12 26 (4.36%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 25 (4.19%) Information Security Officer
13 25 (4.19%) IT Consultant
14 24 (4.03%) IT Auditor
15 22 (3.69%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.53%) .NET
2 12 (2.01%) JSP
3 10 (1.68%) Software Packaging
3 10 (1.68%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.17%) ActiveX
5 6 (1.01%) HTML
5 6 (1.01%) Middleware
6 3 (0.50%) WPF
6 3 (0.50%) Silverlight
6 3 (0.50%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.34%) SAML
7 2 (0.34%) Web Services
8 1 (0.17%) J2EE
8 1 (0.17%) OC4J
8 1 (0.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.11%) Management Information System
2 40 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 32 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.36%) CESG
5 20 (3.36%) PKI
6 15 (2.52%) Cryptography
6 15 (2.52%) Open Source
7 14 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (1.85%) SCADA
9 10 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
9 10 (1.68%) Clustering
9 10 (1.68%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.68%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.68%) GIS
10 8 (1.34%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
12 6 (1.01%) Taxonomies
12 6 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.01%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 80 (13.42%) Windows
2 46 (7.72%) UNIX
3 44 (7.38%) Linux
4 14 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.84%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.84%) Solaris
7 3 (0.50%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (74.83%) ITIL
2 247 (41.44%) Information Security
3 139 (23.32%) Risk Management
4 105 (17.62%) TOGAF
5 99 (16.61%) Service Delivery
6 95 (15.94%) Project Management
7 81 (13.59%) Security Management
8 66 (11.07%) Service Management
9 62 (10.40%) IT Governance
10 60 (10.07%) Business Development
11 59 (9.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 54 (9.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 53 (8.89%) SABSA
13 53 (8.89%) Information Assurance
14 49 (8.22%) Cyber Security
14 49 (8.22%) Data Management
14 49 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 48 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 46 (7.72%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (7.72%) SQL
2 17 (2.85%) C
3 16 (2.68%) Java
4 12 (2.01%) C#
4 12 (2.01%) VB
5 11 (1.85%) VBA
6 5 (0.84%) Shell Script
6 5 (0.84%) C++
7 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.17%) VBScript
10 1 (0.17%) Perl
10 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.17%) ABAP
10 1 (0.17%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 232 (38.93%) CISSP
2 154 (25.84%) CISM
3 147 (24.66%) CISA
4 77 (12.92%) Degree
5 60 (10.07%) CRISC
6 44 (7.38%) Security Cleared
7 39 (6.54%) CIMA
7 39 (6.54%) ACCA
8 17 (2.85%) ISSMP
9 16 (2.68%) ISSAP
10 15 (2.52%) PCI QSA
11 14 (2.35%) DV Cleared
12 13 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (2.18%) MCSE
12 13 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.68%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.68%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (35.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (23.15%) PCI DSS
3 65 (10.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 27 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 23 (3.86%) SLA
6 22 (3.69%) COSO
7 18 (3.02%) QA
8 12 (2.01%) JSP 440
9 9 (1.51%) BS7799
9 9 (1.51%) Basel II
10 7 (1.17%) MiFID
10 7 (1.17%) EMIR
10 7 (1.17%) Dodd-Frank
11 5 (0.84%) ISO 14001
12 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.67%) PAS 55
12 4 (0.67%) Val IT
13 3 (0.50%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.34%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.34%) GxP
System Software
1 37 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.18%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.01%) vSphere
5 10 (1.68%) vCloud
5 10 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (1.68%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.17%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.84%) OpenSSH
7 5 (0.84%) KVM
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (1.17%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.84%) Nessus
3 5 (0.84%) Nmap
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.67%) SCCM
5 2 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 78 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.74%) Oracle
3 39 (6.54%) SunGard
3 39 (6.54%) Wall Street Systems
4 38 (6.38%) Cisco
5 28 (4.70%) HP
6 26 (4.36%) VMware
7 23 (3.86%) Juniper
8 22 (3.69%) SAP
9 13 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.01%) Citrix
11 11 (1.85%) F5
12 10 (1.68%) Veritas
12 10 (1.68%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.34%) IBM
14 7 (1.17%) Hyperion
14 7 (1.17%) PeopleSoft
15 6 (1.01%) Qualys
16 5 (0.84%) CA
17 4 (0.67%) Adobe
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West
Good Energy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum generous car allowance, bonus and be
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £45000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Pension + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Atos
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k basic + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago