The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 152 - 173
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 24 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% - 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.38% - 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 15
Average salary £50,000 - £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 - £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
COBIT
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
376 398 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.68% 11.31% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 282 390
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Leeds

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (72.09%) Information Security
1 31 (72.09%) PCI DSS
2 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (69.77%) ITIL
3 21 (48.84%) CISSP
3 21 (48.84%) CISM
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
4 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (37.21%) CISA
6 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 15 (34.88%) IT Audit
7 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
7 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (25.58%) Change Management
9 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (23.26%) ISAE 3402
9 10 (23.26%) SSAE 16
10 9 (20.93%) IISP
10 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) Unix
10 9 (20.93%) Oracle
10 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.93%) IIS
11 8 (18.60%) MCP
11 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (18.60%) Citrix
11 8 (18.60%) CCA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (20.93%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) IPsec
2 4 (9.30%) PuTTY
2 4 (9.30%) SSH
2 4 (9.30%) SSL
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Back Office
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Information Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Information Security Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Security Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Auditor
3 9 (20.93%) IT Auditor
4 8 (18.60%) Service Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) CISSP Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Security Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Information Manager
6 6 (13.95%) Information Security Manager
6 6 (13.95%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security Auditor
7 4 (9.30%) IT Security Auditor
7 4 (9.30%) Security Auditor
7 4 (9.30%) Support Specialist
8 3 (6.98%) Information Risk Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) SOAP
1 4 (9.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Unix
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Information Security
2 30 (69.77%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (34.88%) IT Audit
5 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
6 11 (25.58%) Change Management
7 8 (18.60%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.63%) IT Governance
8 5 (11.63%) Process Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.30%) CMMI
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
9 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
9 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
10 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
10 2 (4.65%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) CISM
1 21 (48.84%) CISSP
2 16 (37.21%) CISA
3 9 (20.93%) IISP
3 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
4 8 (18.60%) CCA
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (18.60%) MCP
5 5 (11.63%) CISMP
5 5 (11.63%) ISACA
6 4 (9.30%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (9.30%) Degree
6 4 (9.30%) SANS
6 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (72.09%) PCI DSS
2 30 (69.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (23.26%) ISAE 3402
3 10 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (23.26%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Hyperic
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) Citrix
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) HP