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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 483 498 522
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +24
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 138 124 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.63% 2.60% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 109 93 91
Average salary £61,402 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.13% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +39.53%
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
5257 4772 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.08% 10.61% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4130 3818 4300
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 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
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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 -15 35 £67,000 +11.66% 3
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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.

1 186 (72.66%) ITIL
2 117 (45.70%) Finance
3 89 (34.77%) Information Security
4 76 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 75 (29.30%) Project Management
6 61 (23.83%) CISSP
6 61 (23.83%) Risk Management
7 54 (21.09%) Service Management
7 54 (21.09%) PRINCE2
8 49 (19.14%) Microsoft
9 45 (17.58%) CISM
9 45 (17.58%) PCI DSS
10 43 (16.80%) Windows
11 40 (15.63%) Banking
12 39 (15.23%) CISA
13 38 (14.84%) Management Information System
14 33 (12.89%) ITSM
14 33 (12.89%) TOGAF
15 32 (12.50%) Service Delivery
15 32 (12.50%) MS Office
16 31 (12.11%) Business Continuity
17 29 (11.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 28 (10.94%) Degree
19 27 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
20 26 (10.16%) Security Management
20 26 (10.16%) MS Excel
21 25 (9.77%) Firewall
22 24 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
23 23 (8.98%) UNIX
23 23 (8.98%) Six Sigma

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 16 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.56%) IIS
5 4 (1.56%) Apache
6 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (12.50%) MS Office
2 26 (10.16%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.64%) MS Visio
4 14 (5.47%) MS Project
5 7 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) Finacle
2 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.39%) Misys Equation
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.39%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
1 4 (1.56%) PaaS
1 4 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.77%) Firewall
2 11 (4.30%) Internet
3 10 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.52%) VPN
5 8 (3.13%) DNS
5 8 (3.13%) LAN
6 7 (2.73%) VoIP
7 6 (2.34%) Network Security
8 5 (1.95%) Junos
8 5 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.95%) NetScreen
8 5 (1.95%) SSL
8 5 (1.95%) WLAN
8 5 (1.95%) Wireless
9 3 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.17%) DHCP
9 3 (1.17%) WAN
9 3 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.78%) MPLS
10 2 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.73%) Big Data
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.78%) QlikView
4 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.56%) AppScan
2 2 (0.78%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 117 (45.70%) Finance
2 40 (15.63%) Banking
3 17 (6.64%) Marketing
4 12 (4.69%) Retail
5 11 (4.30%) Back Office
6 10 (3.91%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.52%) Law
8 8 (3.13%) Investment Banking
9 6 (2.34%) Advertising
10 4 (1.56%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.56%) Legal
11 3 (1.17%) French Language
11 3 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.39%) Games
13 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (27.73%) Consultant
2 36 (14.06%) Analyst
3 32 (12.50%) Architect
4 26 (10.16%) IT Consultant
5 22 (8.59%) Management Consultant
6 21 (8.20%) Service Management Consultant
7 19 (7.42%) Security Analyst
8 18 (7.03%) Security Manager
8 18 (7.03%) Risk Manager
9 14 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.69%) Security Architect
10 12 (4.69%) Service Manager
11 11 (4.30%) Senior Manager
11 11 (4.30%) Information Analyst
11 11 (4.30%) Security Engineer
11 11 (4.30%) Information Security Analyst
12 10 (3.91%) Compliance Analyst
13 9 (3.52%) Business Continuity Consultant
13 9 (3.52%) Business Consultant
14 8 (3.13%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.13%) JSP
2 4 (1.56%) Web Services
2 4 (1.56%) .NET
3 2 (0.78%) LAMP
3 2 (0.78%) WSDL
3 2 (0.78%) XML
3 2 (0.78%) SOAP
3 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.39%) JAX-RS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.39%) WPF
4 1 (0.39%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.39%) Java EE
4 1 (0.39%) Middleware
4 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.39%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.84%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.86%) PMI
3 14 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (3.52%) Equities
6 8 (3.13%) AS400
7 7 (2.73%) E-Learning
7 7 (2.73%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.17%) APACS
10 2 (0.78%) NHS
10 2 (0.78%) PKI
10 2 (0.78%) Derivative
10 2 (0.78%) Informatics
10 2 (0.78%) Open Source
10 2 (0.78%) RMADS
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.80%) Windows
2 23 (8.98%) UNIX
3 20 (7.81%) Linux
4 9 (3.52%) Solaris
5 7 (2.73%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.95%) AIX
8 4 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.56%) OS/390
8 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (72.66%) ITIL
2 89 (34.77%) Information Security
3 75 (29.30%) Project Management
4 61 (23.83%) Risk Management
5 54 (21.09%) Service Management
5 54 (21.09%) PRINCE2
6 33 (12.89%) ITSM
6 33 (12.89%) TOGAF
7 32 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 31 (12.11%) Business Continuity
9 27 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (10.16%) Security Management
11 24 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
12 23 (8.98%) Six Sigma
13 22 (8.59%) IT Governance
14 21 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (7.03%) BCP
15 18 (7.03%) Enterprise Architecture
15 18 (7.03%) Business Continuity Planning
16 16 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (1.56%) C
2 4 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) PHP
3 1 (0.39%) C#
3 1 (0.39%) VB
3 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.39%) VBA
3 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (23.83%) CISSP
2 45 (17.58%) CISM
3 39 (15.23%) CISA
4 28 (10.94%) Degree
5 17 (6.64%) CEH
6 16 (6.25%) PMI Certification
7 15 (5.86%) CIMA
8 13 (5.08%) Security Cleared
8 13 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (4.30%) ACCA
10 10 (3.91%) MBA
11 9 (3.52%) CRISC
12 6 (2.34%) GIAC
12 6 (2.34%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.95%) ISSAP
13 5 (1.95%) ISSMP
14 4 (1.56%) GCIH
14 4 (1.56%) CISMP
14 4 (1.56%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (29.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (17.58%) PCI DSS
3 29 (11.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.73%) COSO
4 7 (2.73%) QA
4 7 (2.73%) SLA
5 6 (2.34%) ISO 14001
6 4 (1.56%) GxP
7 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.78%) HL7
9 1 (0.39%) Basel II
9 1 (0.39%) IAS 39
System Software
1 17 (6.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.56%) RACF
3 4 (1.56%) KVM
4 3 (1.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) WSUS
2 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.03%) Cisco
3 14 (5.47%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.69%) Oracle
5 11 (4.30%) Wall Street Systems
5 11 (4.30%) SunGard
6 10 (3.91%) Citrix
6 10 (3.91%) CA
6 10 (3.91%) SAP
7 9 (3.52%) VMware
8 7 (2.73%) Remedy
8 7 (2.73%) IBM
9 6 (2.34%) HP
9 6 (2.34%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.95%) F5
10 5 (1.95%) EMC
10 5 (1.95%) Juniper
10 5 (1.95%) BMC
11 4 (1.56%) Unisys
11 4 (1.56%) FrontRange
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £58,000 per annum + car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Pension, Life Assuranc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allowance + be
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: base from £65 to £95k - package to £120k
Posted: 25 days ago