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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 57 50
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.23% 1.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.64% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
71 61 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.46% 14.15% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 50
Median salary £36,000 £41,250 £48,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS

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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley