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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 492 481 522
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +41
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 148 125 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.96% 2.71% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 119 98 100
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,850
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £93,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +15.78%
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
4992 4616 5124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.87% 10.53% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3890 3678 4261
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 £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
(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 -8 36 £67,000 +7.20% 10
Canary Wharf - 1 £46,500 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 190 (73.36%) ITIL
2 123 (47.49%) Finance
3 83 (32.05%) Information Security
4 80 (30.89%) Project Management
5 66 (25.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 60 (23.17%) PRINCE2
7 56 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 55 (21.24%) CISSP
8 55 (21.24%) Risk Management
9 53 (20.46%) Service Management
10 46 (17.76%) Windows
11 43 (16.60%) PCI DSS
12 42 (16.22%) TOGAF
13 37 (14.29%) CISA
13 37 (14.29%) CISM
14 35 (13.51%) ITSM
15 33 (12.74%) MS Office
15 33 (12.74%) Banking
16 32 (12.36%) Service Delivery
17 31 (11.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 31 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (11.97%) Management Information System
18 29 (11.20%) Business Continuity
18 29 (11.20%) Degree
19 28 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (10.04%) UNIX
20 26 (10.04%) MS Excel
21 25 (9.65%) Linux
21 25 (9.65%) Disaster Recovery
21 25 (9.65%) Security Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.54%) Apache
6 3 (1.16%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (12.74%) MS Office
2 26 (10.04%) MS Excel
3 19 (7.34%) MS Project
3 19 (7.34%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.32%) SaaS
2 4 (1.54%) IaaS
2 4 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.88%) Firewall
2 12 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.63%) Internet
3 10 (3.86%) DNS
4 8 (3.09%) LAN
4 8 (3.09%) VPN
5 7 (2.70%) Network Security
5 7 (2.70%) VoIP
6 6 (2.32%) Wireless
7 5 (1.93%) Junos
7 5 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.93%) NetScreen
7 5 (1.93%) WAN
7 5 (1.93%) SSL
8 4 (1.54%) WLAN
8 4 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.16%) DHCP
10 2 (0.77%) SAN
10 2 (0.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.09%) Big Data
2 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.54%) AppScan
2 2 (0.77%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.77%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 123 (47.49%) Finance
2 33 (12.74%) Banking
3 18 (6.95%) Marketing
4 13 (5.02%) Retail
5 12 (4.63%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.86%) Back Office
7 9 (3.47%) Law
8 8 (3.09%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.70%) Legal
10 5 (1.93%) Advertising
11 4 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.54%) Multimedia
12 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.77%) Games
13 2 (0.77%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.39%) French Language
14 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 75 (28.96%) Consultant
2 43 (16.60%) Architect
3 30 (11.58%) IT Consultant
4 26 (10.04%) Analyst
5 25 (9.65%) Management Consultant
6 24 (9.27%) Service Management Consultant
7 22 (8.49%) Security Architect
8 17 (6.56%) Security Manager
9 15 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (5.41%) Security Analyst
10 14 (5.41%) Security Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (4.25%) Risk Manager
12 11 (4.25%) Service Manager
13 10 (3.86%) Enterprise Architect
13 10 (3.86%) Compliance Analyst
14 9 (3.47%) Technical Manager
14 9 (3.47%) Security Consultant
14 9 (3.47%) Senior Manager
15 8 (3.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.09%) JSP
2 4 (1.54%) .NET
2 4 (1.54%) Web Services
3 3 (1.16%) LAMP
4 2 (0.77%) SOAP
4 2 (0.77%) XML
4 2 (0.77%) WSDL
5 1 (0.39%) JAX-RS
5 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.39%) Java EE
5 1 (0.39%) WPF
5 1 (0.39%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
5 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.97%) Management Information System
2 28 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.79%) PMI
4 12 (4.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (4.25%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.09%) AS400
7 7 (2.70%) Fixed Income
7 7 (2.70%) E-Learning
7 7 (2.70%) Equities
8 5 (1.93%) PKI
8 5 (1.93%) APACS
9 4 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.54%) Informatics
10 3 (1.16%) Open Source
10 3 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.77%) NHS
11 2 (0.77%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.77%) RMADS
11 2 (0.77%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.76%) Windows
2 26 (10.04%) UNIX
3 25 (9.65%) Linux
4 11 (4.25%) Solaris
5 9 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.47%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.09%) AIX
7 6 (2.32%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.54%) OS/390
8 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (73.36%) ITIL
2 83 (32.05%) Information Security
3 80 (30.89%) Project Management
4 60 (23.17%) PRINCE2
5 55 (21.24%) Risk Management
6 53 (20.46%) Service Management
7 42 (16.22%) TOGAF
8 35 (13.51%) ITSM
9 32 (12.36%) Service Delivery
10 31 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (11.20%) Business Continuity
12 25 (9.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (9.65%) Security Management
13 22 (8.49%) Six Sigma
14 20 (7.72%) Risk Assessment
14 20 (7.72%) IT Governance
14 20 (7.72%) Change Management
15 17 (6.56%) Security Architecture
16 16 (6.18%) BCP
16 16 (6.18%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.02%) SQL
2 5 (1.93%) Java
3 3 (1.16%) C
4 2 (0.77%) VB
5 1 (0.39%) Python
5 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.39%) C#
5 1 (0.39%) C++
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (21.24%) CISSP
2 37 (14.29%) CISA
2 37 (14.29%) CISM
3 29 (11.20%) Degree
4 18 (6.95%) CEH
5 15 (5.79%) CIMA
5 15 (5.79%) PMI Certification
6 14 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 12 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (4.25%) ACCA
9 9 (3.47%) MBA
10 7 (2.70%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.93%) CRISC
11 5 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.93%) ISSAP
11 5 (1.93%) ISSMP
12 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.54%) GCIH
12 4 (1.54%) CISMP
12 4 (1.54%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (25.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (16.60%) PCI DSS
3 31 (11.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.70%) SLA
5 6 (2.32%) ISO 14001
5 6 (2.32%) QA
6 4 (1.54%) GxP
6 4 (1.54%) COSO
7 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.77%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.32%) Nmap
4 4 (1.54%) RACF
4 4 (1.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (2.32%) WSUS
2 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.34%) Cisco
3 14 (5.41%) CheckPoint
4 13 (5.02%) Oracle
5 11 (4.25%) VMware
5 11 (4.25%) CA
5 11 (4.25%) SAP
6 10 (3.86%) Citrix
6 10 (3.86%) SunGard
6 10 (3.86%) IBM
6 10 (3.86%) Wall Street Systems
7 7 (2.70%) Remedy
8 6 (2.32%) HP
8 6 (2.32%) Qualys
8 6 (2.32%) LANDesk
8 6 (2.32%) Q1 Labs
8 6 (2.32%) ArcSight
9 5 (1.93%) F5
9 5 (1.93%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.93%) EMC
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £52000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 8 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
euro car parts
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £100k Base plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 23 days ago