The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 171 176 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 10 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.27% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.98% 2.62% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £67,500 £37,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
COBIT
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
336 344 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.74% 10.25% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 264 280 276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

COBIT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Manchester

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Manchester

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) IBM
4 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) CISA
6 7 (38.89%) CISM
6 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (33.33%) Java EE
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) CRM
9 4 (22.22%) C
9 4 (22.22%) UML
9 4 (22.22%) Cognizant
9 4 (22.22%) CRISC
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) CISSP
10 3 (16.67%) COSO
11 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (11.11%) SSAE 16

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Manager
4 3 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Auditor
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Security Auditor
5 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Operations
6 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Security
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
6 1 (5.56%) Head of Technical Operations
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security Auditor
6 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Operational Security Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Java EE
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security
4 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 6 (33.33%) SOA
4 6 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (27.78%) CRM
5 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) CMMI
7 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.56%) DoDAF
8 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
8 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CISA
1 7 (38.89%) CISM
2 4 (22.22%) CRISC
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) COSO
3 2 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (11.11%) SSAE 16
4 1 (5.56%) Val IT
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Cognizant
5 1 (5.56%) Chordiant