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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 166 187 171
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 19 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.028% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.39% 0.25% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 - £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
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
433 407 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.97% 11.56% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 346 311 274
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 12 February 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Leeds

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 28 (93.33%) ITIL
2 20 (66.67%) Information Security
3 19 (63.33%) PCI DSS
4 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (50.00%) Windows
6 14 (46.67%) Finance
7 11 (36.67%) CISSP
8 10 (33.33%) CISM
8 10 (33.33%) Unix
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) IIS
9 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) ISAE 3402
9 9 (30.00%) SSAE 16
9 9 (30.00%) IISP
10 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (26.67%) Firewall
11 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
12 6 (20.00%) IT Governance
12 6 (20.00%) IT Audit
12 6 (20.00%) CISA
12 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
12 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 5 (16.67%) Linux
13 5 (16.67%) Windows XP

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (30.00%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.33%) IPsec
3 4 (13.33%) PuTTY
3 4 (13.33%) SSH
3 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 4 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Auditor
1 8 (26.67%) IT Auditor
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Information Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Auditor
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Auditor
5 2 (6.67%) Security Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Risk Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) SOAP
1 4 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) ITIL
2 20 (66.67%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) IT Audit
5 6 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) CMMI
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Internal Audit
8 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.33%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CISSP
2 10 (33.33%) CISM
3 9 (30.00%) IISP
3 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) CISA
5 5 (16.67%) CCA
5 5 (16.67%) CISMP
5 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (16.67%) ISACA
5 5 (16.67%) MCP
6 4 (13.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) SANS
6 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CCDA
7 1 (3.33%) CCNA
7 1 (3.33%) CCNP
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (63.33%) PCI DSS
2 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (30.00%) ISAE 3402
3 9 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (30.00%) SSAE 16
4 1 (3.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Hyperic
1 4 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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