The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 48 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.24% 0.83% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.86% 12.12% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £52,750 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.26% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +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 Merseyside region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.56% 6.86% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 51
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

COBIT
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Merseyside

COBIT
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 1 £52,750 -8.26%
COBIT
North West

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix