The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 186 190 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.12% 1.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £41,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
357 279 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.94% 6.79% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 281 250 245
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
COBIT
North West

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Legal
4 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (46.15%) COSO
5 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
6 4 (30.77%) CISSP
6 4 (30.77%) CISA
6 4 (30.77%) CISM
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
9 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
9 1 (7.69%) VMware
9 1 (7.69%) SAN
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.69%) OO
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) EMC
9 1 (7.69%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Service Management
9 1 (7.69%) Validation
9 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) IT Risk Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) IT Governance Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Governance Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Planning Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CISA
2 4 (30.77%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (46.15%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £38,515 to £48,144 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago