The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 52 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.71% - 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
COBIT
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.06% 9.24% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,250 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

COBIT
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Liverpool

COBIT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Law
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CISM
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
2 5 (62.50%) ISSMP
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) Games

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 5 (62.50%) Law
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) CISM
1 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
1 5 (62.50%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley