The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.54% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.90%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
150 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.54% 10.49% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 122 85 84
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

COBIT
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Kent region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Kent

COBIT
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £70,000 -
Dover - 1 - -
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VMS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SLA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Assurance Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Vendor Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco