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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 595 585 607
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 265 295 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.48% 2.69% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 225 244 182
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
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
10665 10982 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.54% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8406 8666 8479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +53 150 £70,000 +7.69% 16
South East -5 58 £70,000 +16.66% 3
North West +21 19 £42,500 +3.65% 6
East of England +7 15 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South West -34 7 £70,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands -41 6 £57,500 -4.16%
East Midlands +15 5 £60,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire -15 4 £34,000 -51.42%
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 393 (72.64%) ITIL
2 255 (47.13%) Finance
3 222 (41.04%) Information Security
4 189 (34.94%) CISSP
5 163 (30.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 126 (23.29%) CISM
7 125 (23.11%) CISA
8 124 (22.92%) PCI DSS
9 114 (21.07%) Risk Management
10 95 (17.56%) Service Delivery
10 95 (17.56%) TOGAF
11 82 (15.16%) Management Information System
12 80 (14.79%) Project Management
13 79 (14.60%) Firewall
14 73 (13.49%) Degree
15 68 (12.57%) Service Management
16 67 (12.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 66 (12.20%) Security Management
18 63 (11.65%) Microsoft
19 60 (11.09%) Windows
20 56 (10.35%) IT Governance
21 55 (10.17%) CRISC
22 53 (9.80%) SABSA
22 53 (9.80%) Banking
23 50 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
24 48 (8.87%) MS Excel
24 48 (8.87%) Oracle
24 48 (8.87%) Information Assurance
25 46 (8.50%) Security Architecture
26 45 (8.32%) Stakeholder Engagement

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (3.70%) IIS
2 11 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.55%) iPlanet
4 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.37%) SAS
5 2 (0.37%) JBoss
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 48 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 17 (3.14%) MS Office
4 8 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.37%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.37%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (14.60%) Firewall
2 38 (7.02%) Network Security
3 35 (6.47%) LAN
3 35 (6.47%) WAN
4 25 (4.62%) VPN
5 19 (3.51%) DNS
5 19 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (3.33%) SAN
7 16 (2.96%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.03%) SMTP
9 10 (1.85%) DHCP
9 10 (1.85%) HTTP
10 8 (1.48%) LDAP
10 8 (1.48%) ATM
10 8 (1.48%) Ethernet
10 8 (1.48%) FTP
10 8 (1.48%) HTTPS
10 8 (1.48%) MPLS
10 8 (1.48%) OSPF
10 8 (1.48%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 10 (1.85%) Big Data
4 8 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.55%) MySQL
8 3 (0.55%) DB2
8 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.37%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.37%) OLAP
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.37%) MS Access
9 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 12 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.18%) GCC
3 1 (0.18%) Ant
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.18%) ProC
3 1 (0.18%) Metasploit
General
1 255 (47.13%) Finance
2 53 (9.80%) Banking
3 39 (7.21%) Retail
4 32 (5.91%) Legal
5 31 (5.73%) Back Office
6 17 (3.14%) Law
7 11 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.29%) Local Government
9 7 (1.29%) Billing
10 6 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.74%) Electronics
11 4 (0.74%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.74%) International Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Marketing
12 2 (0.37%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (19.04%) Analyst
2 95 (17.56%) Architect
3 75 (13.86%) Security Analyst
4 63 (11.65%) Consultant
5 60 (11.09%) Information Analyst
5 60 (11.09%) Information Security Analyst
6 44 (8.13%) Security Architect
7 40 (7.39%) Service Manager
8 38 (7.02%) Enterprise Architect
9 28 (5.18%) Security Manager
9 28 (5.18%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 26 (4.81%) Security Officer
11 23 (4.25%) Auditor
11 23 (4.25%) Information Security Officer
11 23 (4.25%) Head of IT
11 23 (4.25%) IT Auditor
12 20 (3.70%) Security Consultant
12 20 (3.70%) IT Consultant
12 20 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
13 19 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.18%) .NET
2 9 (1.66%) JSP
3 7 (1.29%) HTML
3 7 (1.29%) Software Packaging
4 6 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.11%) Middleware
5 3 (0.55%) WPF
5 3 (0.55%) Silverlight
5 3 (0.55%) ADO.NET
5 3 (0.55%) Web Services
5 3 (0.55%) ActiveX
5 3 (0.55%) SAML
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
6 1 (0.18%) OC4J
6 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 82 (15.16%) Management Information System
2 38 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (3.70%) PKI
6 17 (3.14%) CESG
7 10 (1.85%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.66%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.29%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.29%) Clustering
10 6 (1.11%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.11%) Open Source
10 6 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (0.92%) GIS
11 5 (0.92%) FMCG
11 5 (0.92%) Life Science
11 5 (0.92%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.09%) Windows
2 37 (6.84%) Linux
3 35 (6.47%) UNIX
4 11 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.92%) AIX
6 5 (0.92%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (72.64%) ITIL
2 222 (41.04%) Information Security
3 114 (21.07%) Risk Management
4 95 (17.56%) Service Delivery
4 95 (17.56%) TOGAF
5 80 (14.79%) Project Management
6 68 (12.57%) Service Management
7 66 (12.20%) Security Management
8 56 (10.35%) IT Governance
9 53 (9.80%) SABSA
10 50 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 48 (8.87%) Information Assurance
12 46 (8.50%) Security Architecture
13 45 (8.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 45 (8.32%) Business Development
14 44 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
15 43 (7.95%) PRINCE2
16 41 (7.58%) Business Continuity
16 41 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (7.58%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (6.84%) SQL
2 18 (3.33%) Java
3 12 (2.22%) C#
4 9 (1.66%) C
5 8 (1.48%) VB
6 7 (1.29%) VBA
7 5 (0.92%) C++
8 4 (0.74%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.18%) Uniface
10 1 (0.18%) Perl
10 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 189 (34.94%) CISSP
2 126 (23.29%) CISM
3 125 (23.11%) CISA
4 73 (13.49%) Degree
5 55 (10.17%) CRISC
6 31 (5.73%) CIMA
6 31 (5.73%) ACCA
7 22 (4.07%) Security Cleared
8 18 (3.33%) ISSMP
9 17 (3.14%) ISSAP
10 15 (2.77%) PCI QSA
11 14 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (2.22%) CEH
13 11 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (2.03%) MCSE
14 10 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.85%) SC Cleared
14 10 (1.85%) ISACA
15 9 (1.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (30.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 124 (22.92%) PCI DSS
3 67 (12.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 26 (4.81%) COSO
5 23 (4.25%) SLA
6 17 (3.14%) QA
7 10 (1.85%) BS7799
8 9 (1.66%) Basel II
8 9 (1.66%) JSP 440
9 7 (1.29%) MiFID
9 7 (1.29%) EMIR
9 7 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.92%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.74%) Val IT
12 3 (0.55%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.37%) IAS 39
13 2 (0.37%) GxP
13 2 (0.37%) GAMP
System Software
1 30 (5.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.66%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.66%) vSphere
4 7 (1.29%) vCloud
4 7 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (1.29%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.92%) KVM
6 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) RACF
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (0.92%) SCCM
3 4 (0.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 63 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.87%) Oracle
3 31 (5.73%) SunGard
3 31 (5.73%) Wall Street Systems
4 30 (5.55%) Cisco
5 24 (4.44%) HP
6 22 (4.07%) VMware
7 21 (3.88%) SAP
8 16 (2.96%) Juniper
9 10 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.48%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.48%) Citrix
10 8 (1.48%) F5
11 7 (1.29%) IBM
11 7 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (1.29%) Hyperion
11 7 (1.29%) Veritas
12 4 (0.74%) Qualys
13 3 (0.55%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.55%) DevExpress
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension + flex benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £69,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £77000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 6 days ago
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Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k basic + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Fintrax
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + package
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London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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