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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 625 574 599
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +25
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 265 337 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.41% 2.94% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 218 275 185
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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
11007 11462 10271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.77% 10.70% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8883 8930 8151
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +20 149 £67,500 +9.93% 17
South East -92 25 £61,323 +2.20% 6
Yorkshire +31 24 £49,000 +29.80% 3
East of England +15 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands -2 13 £70,000 +48.14% 1
North West +6 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West -35 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
West Midlands -2 9 £56,250 +58.45% 1
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 469 (76.76%) ITIL
2 246 (40.26%) Finance
3 244 (39.93%) Information Security
4 236 (38.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 220 (36.01%) CISSP
6 156 (25.53%) TOGAF
7 153 (25.04%) Risk Management
8 149 (24.39%) CISM
9 140 (22.91%) CISA
10 125 (20.46%) PCI DSS
11 116 (18.99%) Degree
12 101 (16.53%) Management Information System
13 93 (15.22%) Project Management
14 84 (13.75%) Windows
15 83 (13.58%) Microsoft
16 82 (13.42%) Service Management
17 79 (12.93%) Zachman Framework
18 75 (12.27%) Banking
19 74 (12.11%) Security Management
20 71 (11.62%) Data Centre
21 70 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
21 70 (11.46%) Service Delivery
21 70 (11.46%) Oracle
22 69 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
23 67 (10.97%) Firewall
24 63 (10.31%) IT Governance
25 62 (10.15%) Enterprise Architecture
26 59 (9.66%) SOA
27 57 (9.33%) Business Development
27 57 (9.33%) Security Cleared

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (3.93%) IIS
2 23 (3.76%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.82%) Apache
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.93%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.27%) MS Office
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
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 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.78%) SaaS
2 14 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.65%) PaaS
4 3 (0.49%) IaaS
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.97%) Firewall
2 32 (5.24%) Network Security
3 26 (4.26%) Internet
4 22 (3.60%) SAN
5 20 (3.27%) DNS
6 15 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.29%) WAN
7 14 (2.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (2.29%) NAS
8 12 (1.96%) IPsec
8 12 (1.96%) LAN
8 12 (1.96%) DHCP
9 11 (1.80%) HTTP
9 11 (1.80%) MPLS
9 11 (1.80%) OSPF
9 11 (1.80%) BGP
9 11 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (1.80%) VLAN
10 10 (1.64%) VPN
11 8 (1.31%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 15 (2.45%) Big Data
4 14 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.15%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.82%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.16%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.16%) OLTP
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.16%) ProC
1 1 (0.16%) GCC
General
1 246 (40.26%) Finance
2 75 (12.27%) Banking
3 49 (8.02%) Legal
4 35 (5.73%) Retail
5 31 (5.07%) Back Office
6 25 (4.09%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.11%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.62%) Local Government
9 14 (2.29%) Law
10 13 (2.13%) Billing
11 10 (1.64%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.98%) Advertising
13 6 (0.98%) International Banking
14 4 (0.65%) Marketing
15 2 (0.33%) German Language
16 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 129 (21.11%) Architect
2 97 (15.88%) Consultant
3 70 (11.46%) Analyst
4 48 (7.86%) Security Analyst
5 45 (7.36%) Security Manager
6 42 (6.87%) Enterprise Architect
7 38 (6.22%) Risk Manager
8 36 (5.89%) Information Manager
9 30 (4.91%) Security Architect
10 28 (4.58%) Information Analyst
10 28 (4.58%) Security Consultant
11 27 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 27 (4.42%) IT Consultant
11 27 (4.42%) Information Security Manager
12 26 (4.26%) Information Security Analyst
13 22 (3.60%) Management Consultant
14 21 (3.44%) Developer
14 21 (3.44%) Head of IT
15 20 (3.27%) Senior Manager
15 20 (3.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.07%) .NET
2 16 (2.62%) Middleware
2 16 (2.62%) Java EE
3 12 (1.96%) Software Packaging
4 11 (1.80%) JSP
5 9 (1.47%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.47%) ActiveX
6 2 (0.33%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.33%) SOAP
6 2 (0.33%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) Web Services
7 1 (0.16%) XML
7 1 (0.16%) XSD
7 1 (0.16%) COM
7 1 (0.16%) J2EE
7 1 (0.16%) WSDL
7 1 (0.16%) OC4J
7 1 (0.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (16.53%) Management Information System
2 71 (11.62%) Data Centre
3 45 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 33 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 20 (3.27%) PKI
7 15 (2.45%) SCADA
8 14 (2.29%) Cryptography
8 14 (2.29%) CESG
9 12 (1.96%) GIS
9 12 (1.96%) Clustering
9 12 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.80%) Internet of Things
11 10 (1.64%) Taxonomies
11 10 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.47%) Smart Meter
13 8 (1.31%) CESG CLAS
14 7 (1.15%) BYOD
15 6 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 84 (13.75%) Windows
2 52 (8.51%) UNIX
3 32 (5.24%) Linux
4 14 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.65%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (76.76%) ITIL
2 244 (39.93%) Information Security
3 156 (25.53%) TOGAF
4 153 (25.04%) Risk Management
5 93 (15.22%) Project Management
6 82 (13.42%) Service Management
7 79 (12.93%) Zachman Framework
8 74 (12.11%) Security Management
9 70 (11.46%) Service Delivery
9 70 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (10.31%) IT Governance
12 62 (10.15%) Enterprise Architecture
13 59 (9.66%) SOA
14 57 (9.33%) Business Development
15 55 (9.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 54 (8.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 52 (8.51%) UML
17 52 (8.51%) Cyber Security
18 51 (8.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (4.42%) C
2 23 (3.76%) Scala
3 21 (3.44%) SQL
4 14 (2.29%) Java
5 9 (1.47%) VB
5 9 (1.47%) VBA
6 5 (0.82%) ABAP
6 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.65%) C++
7 4 (0.65%) Perl
8 3 (0.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.49%) Python
9 2 (0.33%) VBScript
10 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.16%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 220 (36.01%) CISSP
2 149 (24.39%) CISM
3 140 (22.91%) CISA
4 116 (18.99%) Degree
5 57 (9.33%) Security Cleared
6 50 (8.18%) CRISC
7 34 (5.56%) CIMA
8 31 (5.07%) ACCA
9 22 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (2.95%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.78%) DV Cleared
13 16 (2.62%) PMI Certification
14 13 (2.13%) MCSE
15 12 (1.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.96%) MCITP
16 11 (1.80%) PMP
16 11 (1.80%) CCNA
17 10 (1.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (38.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 125 (20.46%) PCI DSS
3 43 (7.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (2.78%) COSO
5 14 (2.29%) QA
6 13 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 11 (1.80%) JSP 440
8 7 (1.15%) Basel II
9 5 (0.82%) MiFID
9 5 (0.82%) BS7799
9 5 (0.82%) PAS 55
9 5 (0.82%) EMIR
9 5 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.65%) SLA
10 4 (0.65%) BS25999
10 4 (0.65%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.65%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.33%) Val IT
System Software
1 35 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.96%) Terminal Services
4 12 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (1.96%) vSphere
4 12 (1.96%) vCloud
5 9 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.82%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.16%) KVM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (1.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (1.47%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.82%) Nessus
3 5 (0.82%) Nmap
4 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 83 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 70 (11.46%) Oracle
3 41 (6.71%) Cisco
4 31 (5.07%) SunGard
4 31 (5.07%) Wall Street Systems
5 28 (4.58%) IBM
6 26 (4.26%) Juniper
7 24 (3.93%) HP
8 23 (3.76%) VMware
9 21 (3.44%) CheckPoint
10 15 (2.45%) Red Hat
10 15 (2.45%) F5
10 15 (2.45%) ServiceNow
11 14 (2.29%) SAP
12 12 (1.96%) CA
12 12 (1.96%) Veritas
13 11 (1.80%) FireEye
14 10 (1.64%) FrontRange
15 9 (1.47%) Citrix
16 8 (1.31%) Symantec
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
PwC
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £85,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
BDO
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
South East
BNY Mellon
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: up to £35,000 + flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Yodel
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