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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 540 635 606
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -29
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 338 284 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.18% 2.42% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 200 173
Average salary £65,000 £52,850 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.98% -3.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
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
10640 11753 10126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8470 9307 8264
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +115 207 £70,000 +21.73% 7
South East +3 46 £80,000 +36.75% 4
East of England +30 28 £53,750 +13.15% 1
North West +16 23 £57,500 +19.17% 9
East Midlands +8 14 £65,000 +36.84%
South West -34 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Yorkshire -7 6 £45,000 +9.09% 2
North East - 4 - -
West Midlands -18 3 £60,000 +3.44% 1
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 459 (77.01%) ITIL
2 263 (44.13%) Finance
3 246 (41.28%) Information Security
4 235 (39.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 224 (37.58%) CISSP
6 156 (26.17%) CISM
7 151 (25.34%) CISA
8 146 (24.50%) Risk Management
9 126 (21.14%) TOGAF
10 113 (18.96%) PCI DSS
11 103 (17.28%) Management Information System
12 101 (16.95%) Project Management
13 92 (15.44%) Service Delivery
14 88 (14.77%) Degree
15 87 (14.60%) Windows
16 78 (13.09%) Security Management
16 78 (13.09%) Microsoft
17 77 (12.92%) Firewall
18 67 (11.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 66 (11.07%) Service Management
20 65 (10.91%) Data Centre
21 64 (10.74%) Oracle
22 63 (10.57%) Business Development
22 63 (10.57%) SABSA
23 62 (10.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 61 (10.23%) IT Governance
25 60 (10.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
26 58 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
27 57 (9.56%) Cyber Security
28 56 (9.40%) SQL Server

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (4.03%) IIS
2 17 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.84%) Apache
3 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.17%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 51 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.86%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.36%) MS Office
4 4 (0.67%) FastStats
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 4 (0.67%) Unica
1 4 (0.67%) SAP LE
1 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.67%) SAP SCM
1 4 (0.67%) SAP MM
1 4 (0.67%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.34%) Maximo
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.34%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 77 (12.92%) Firewall
2 43 (7.21%) Network Security
3 36 (6.04%) LAN
3 36 (6.04%) WAN
4 27 (4.53%) DNS
5 26 (4.36%) SAN
6 21 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (3.52%) VPN
7 20 (3.36%) TCP/IP
7 20 (3.36%) Internet
8 17 (2.85%) HTTP
8 17 (2.85%) DHCP
9 14 (2.35%) NAS
10 12 (2.01%) SMTP
11 10 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.68%) VLAN
11 10 (1.68%) BGP
11 10 (1.68%) MPLS
11 10 (1.68%) OSPF
12 9 (1.51%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.85%) Oracle Database
2 17 (2.85%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (1.85%) Big Data
6 9 (1.51%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.67%) SAP BI
8 4 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.34%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.34%) DB2
10 2 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.34%) ProC
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) Ant
4 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.17%) GCC
General
1 263 (44.13%) Finance
2 51 (8.56%) Banking
3 48 (8.05%) Retail
4 43 (7.21%) Legal
5 38 (6.38%) Back Office
6 15 (2.52%) Law
6 15 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (2.35%) Billing
8 13 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.18%) Local Government
8 13 (2.18%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.68%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.01%) Advertising
11 5 (0.84%) International Banking
12 4 (0.67%) Electronics
13 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Marketing
15 1 (0.17%) Games
15 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 115 (19.30%) Architect
2 89 (14.93%) Analyst
3 83 (13.93%) Consultant
4 65 (10.91%) Security Analyst
5 44 (7.38%) Information Analyst
6 43 (7.21%) Information Security Analyst
7 41 (6.88%) Enterprise Architect
8 40 (6.71%) Security Architect
9 34 (5.70%) Security Manager
10 33 (5.54%) Risk Manager
11 31 (5.20%) Security Officer
12 29 (4.87%) Auditor
13 28 (4.70%) Security Consultant
13 28 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
14 27 (4.53%) IT Auditor
14 27 (4.53%) IT Consultant
14 27 (4.53%) Information Security Officer
15 26 (4.36%) Head of IT
15 26 (4.36%) Enterprise Security Architect
16 24 (4.03%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.03%) .NET
2 14 (2.35%) Software Packaging
3 13 (2.18%) JSP
4 12 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 10 (1.68%) Middleware
6 9 (1.51%) ActiveX
7 4 (0.67%) HTML
8 3 (0.50%) ADO.NET
8 3 (0.50%) WPF
8 3 (0.50%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.34%) OC4J
9 2 (0.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 103 (17.28%) Management Information System
2 65 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 45 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 32 (5.37%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.69%) CESG
7 19 (3.19%) PKI
8 14 (2.35%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (2.35%) Cryptography
8 14 (2.35%) Clustering
8 14 (2.35%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.18%) SCADA
10 11 (1.85%) GIS
10 11 (1.85%) Internet of Things
11 10 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
12 9 (1.51%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.51%) Taxonomies
12 9 (1.51%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
13 7 (1.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 87 (14.60%) Windows
2 49 (8.22%) UNIX
3 42 (7.05%) Linux
4 18 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.84%) Solaris
7 5 (0.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (77.01%) ITIL
2 246 (41.28%) Information Security
3 146 (24.50%) Risk Management
4 126 (21.14%) TOGAF
5 101 (16.95%) Project Management
6 92 (15.44%) Service Delivery
7 78 (13.09%) Security Management
8 66 (11.07%) Service Management
9 63 (10.57%) Business Development
9 63 (10.57%) SABSA
10 62 (10.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 61 (10.23%) IT Governance
12 60 (10.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 58 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
14 57 (9.56%) Cyber Security
15 53 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 53 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
17 46 (7.72%) Business Continuity
18 45 (7.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.88%) SQL
2 21 (3.52%) C
3 14 (2.35%) Java
4 13 (2.18%) VB
5 11 (1.85%) VBA
5 11 (1.85%) C#
6 5 (0.84%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.67%) C++
7 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.67%) ABAP
8 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.34%) Uniface
9 2 (0.34%) Perl
9 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 224 (37.58%) CISSP
2 156 (26.17%) CISM
3 151 (25.34%) CISA
4 88 (14.77%) Degree
5 52 (8.72%) CRISC
6 50 (8.39%) Security Cleared
7 38 (6.38%) CIMA
7 38 (6.38%) ACCA
8 19 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (2.68%) MCSE
11 15 (2.52%) DV Cleared
12 14 (2.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (2.35%) ISSMP
12 14 (2.35%) MCITP
12 14 (2.35%) PMI Certification
13 13 (2.18%) ISSAP
14 12 (2.01%) PCI QSA
15 11 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (39.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (18.96%) PCI DSS
3 67 (11.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 17 (2.85%) COSO
6 15 (2.52%) SLA
7 13 (2.18%) QA
7 13 (2.18%) JSP 440
8 10 (1.68%) Basel II
9 9 (1.51%) BS7799
10 8 (1.34%) EMIR
10 8 (1.34%) Dodd-Frank
10 8 (1.34%) MiFID
11 5 (0.84%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.84%) PAS 55
12 4 (0.67%) Val IT
12 4 (0.67%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.67%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.34%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.34%) IAS 39
System Software
1 49 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.68%) vSphere
5 14 (2.35%) vCloud
5 14 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 14 (2.35%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.51%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.84%) OpenSSH
7 5 (0.84%) KVM
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (1.51%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.84%) Nmap
3 5 (0.84%) Nessus
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.34%) SCCM
5 2 (0.34%) SCOM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 78 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.74%) Oracle
3 43 (7.21%) Cisco
4 38 (6.38%) SunGard
4 38 (6.38%) Wall Street Systems
5 32 (5.37%) HP
6 28 (4.70%) Juniper
6 28 (4.70%) VMware
7 23 (3.86%) SAP
8 18 (3.02%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.35%) Veritas
10 13 (2.18%) Citrix
11 11 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.85%) F5
12 6 (1.01%) IBM
12 6 (1.01%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (0.84%) TOWER Software
14 4 (0.67%) WorldPay
14 4 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Manchester
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Manchester
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Manchester
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Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60k base with an £80k OTE Plus Car Allowance, Health, Pension
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