The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.83% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.83% 2.77% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

COBIT
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the Midlands

COBIT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) PCI QSA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS