The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 422 543 491
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -52
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 206 115 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.50% 2.13% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 168 83 79
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
COBIT
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4582 5406 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.55% 11.11% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3750 4293 3567
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in London

COBIT
Salary Trend in London

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

COBIT Salary Trend in London

COBIT
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in London

COBIT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London +76 64 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Feltham - 3 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £80,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 274 (78.29%) ITIL
2 194 (55.43%) Finance
3 150 (42.86%) Information Security
3 150 (42.86%) CISSP
4 149 (42.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 118 (33.71%) Risk Management
6 107 (30.57%) CISM
7 102 (29.14%) CISA
8 73 (20.86%) PCI DSS
9 65 (18.57%) Management Information System
10 64 (18.29%) Service Delivery
11 59 (16.86%) TOGAF
12 54 (15.43%) Windows
13 49 (14.00%) Business Development
14 48 (13.71%) Project Management
15 47 (13.43%) Service Management
16 46 (13.14%) IT Governance
17 45 (12.86%) Cyber Security
18 44 (12.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 44 (12.57%) Microsoft
18 44 (12.57%) Security Management
18 44 (12.57%) Data Management
18 44 (12.57%) CRISC
19 43 (12.29%) Degree
20 42 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 42 (12.00%) SABSA
21 41 (11.71%) Banking
22 40 (11.43%) Back Office
22 40 (11.43%) CIMA
22 40 (11.43%) UNIX

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (3.71%) IIS
2 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.43%) Apache
4 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.29%) CloudStack
Applications
1 31 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.29%) MS Office
3 13 (3.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.14%) FastStats
4 4 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.14%) Unica
1 4 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.57%) Firewall
2 19 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (4.29%) DNS
3 15 (4.29%) LAN
3 15 (4.29%) WAN
4 14 (4.00%) HTTP
4 14 (4.00%) Internet
5 12 (3.43%) SMTP
6 10 (2.86%) VLAN
6 10 (2.86%) VPN
6 10 (2.86%) BGP
6 10 (2.86%) MPLS
6 10 (2.86%) OSPF
7 9 (2.57%) IPsec
7 9 (2.57%) SAN
7 9 (2.57%) EIGRP
7 9 (2.57%) IGRP
7 9 (2.57%) Ethernet
7 9 (2.57%) FTP
7 9 (2.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.57%) Big Data
3 5 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.29%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 194 (55.43%) Finance
2 41 (11.71%) Banking
3 40 (11.43%) Back Office
4 23 (6.57%) Retail
4 23 (6.57%) Legal
5 11 (3.14%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.57%) Law
7 6 (1.71%) International Banking
7 6 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.43%) Advertising
8 5 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.86%) Billing
9 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Local Government
10 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 53 (15.14%) Architect
1 53 (15.14%) Consultant
2 45 (12.86%) Analyst
3 33 (9.43%) Security Architect
4 29 (8.29%) Security Analyst
5 26 (7.43%) IT Consultant
6 25 (7.14%) Auditor
7 24 (6.86%) Security Manager
7 24 (6.86%) Security Officer
7 24 (6.86%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 24 (6.86%) Enterprise Architect
7 24 (6.86%) Information Analyst
7 24 (6.86%) Information Security Analyst
8 23 (6.57%) IT Auditor
8 23 (6.57%) Information Security Officer
9 15 (4.29%) Head of Security
9 15 (4.29%) Risk Manager
10 14 (4.00%) Head of IT
11 12 (3.43%) Cyber Security Manager
11 12 (3.43%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.43%) .NET
2 12 (3.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (3.43%) JSP
3 9 (2.57%) ActiveX
4 4 (1.14%) HTML
5 3 (0.86%) Middleware
5 3 (0.86%) ADO.NET
5 3 (0.86%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.86%) WPF
5 3 (0.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.57%) Management Information System
2 40 (11.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 22 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.86%) PKI
6 13 (3.71%) CESG
7 11 (3.14%) Cryptography
7 11 (3.14%) SCADA
8 9 (2.57%) CESG CLAS
8 9 (2.57%) GIS
8 9 (2.57%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.57%) Taxonomies
9 6 (1.71%) Smart Meter
10 5 (1.43%) Economics
10 5 (1.43%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.43%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.43%) Open Source
11 3 (0.86%) Clustering
11 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.43%) Windows
2 40 (11.43%) UNIX
3 17 (4.86%) Linux
4 6 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.43%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.43%) Solaris
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (78.29%) ITIL
2 150 (42.86%) Information Security
3 118 (33.71%) Risk Management
4 64 (18.29%) Service Delivery
5 59 (16.86%) TOGAF
6 49 (14.00%) Business Development
7 48 (13.71%) Project Management
8 47 (13.43%) Service Management
9 46 (13.14%) IT Governance
10 45 (12.86%) Cyber Security
11 44 (12.57%) Security Management
11 44 (12.57%) Data Management
12 42 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 42 (12.00%) SABSA
13 36 (10.29%) Change Management
13 36 (10.29%) Security Architecture
14 32 (9.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 30 (8.57%) Information Assurance
16 26 (7.43%) Business Continuity
17 24 (6.86%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.71%) SQL
2 17 (4.86%) C
3 13 (3.71%) VB
4 12 (3.43%) VBA
5 8 (2.29%) Java
6 7 (2.00%) C#
7 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.14%) C++
8 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 150 (42.86%) CISSP
2 107 (30.57%) CISM
3 102 (29.14%) CISA
4 44 (12.57%) CRISC
5 43 (12.29%) Degree
6 40 (11.43%) CIMA
6 40 (11.43%) ACCA
7 28 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.43%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.86%) ISSMP
10 9 (2.57%) ISSAP
10 9 (2.57%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.29%) PMI Certification
12 7 (2.00%) CSSLP
13 6 (1.71%) ISACA
13 6 (1.71%) PMP
13 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.43%) GSLC
14 5 (1.43%) MCSE
15 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (42.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (20.86%) PCI DSS
3 44 (12.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (3.43%) JSP 440
5 10 (2.86%) QA
5 10 (2.86%) Basel II
6 8 (2.29%) COSO
6 8 (2.29%) MiFID
6 8 (2.29%) EMIR
6 8 (2.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (1.71%) BS7799
9 5 (1.43%) ISO 14001
9 5 (1.43%) PAS 55
10 4 (1.14%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.86%) SLA
11 3 (0.86%) Val IT
12 2 (0.57%) IAS 39
System Software
1 31 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.57%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.43%) KVM
4 5 (1.43%) OpenSSH
5 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.86%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.86%) vCloud
6 3 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.57%) AirWatch
2 5 (1.43%) Nmap
2 5 (1.43%) Nessus
3 3 (0.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.43%) SunGard
2 40 (11.43%) Wall Street Systems
3 35 (10.00%) Oracle
4 29 (8.29%) Cisco
5 17 (4.86%) HP
6 16 (4.57%) VMware
7 15 (4.29%) Juniper
8 11 (3.14%) SAP
8 11 (3.14%) F5
9 10 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 10 (2.86%) Citrix
10 6 (1.71%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.14%) Qualys
11 4 (1.14%) WorldPay
11 4 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.14%) IBM
11 4 (1.14%) Adobe
11 4 (1.14%) CA
11 4 (1.14%) Alterian
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