The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 39 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 22 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 4.74% 0.22% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.83% 1.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
COBIT
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
82 65 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 17.67% 14.13% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 24
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

COBIT
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Newbury

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 27 (100.00%) ITIL
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
1 27 (100.00%) CISA
1 27 (100.00%) CISM
1 27 (100.00%) PCI QSA
2 26 (96.30%) Penetration Testing
2 26 (96.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 26 (96.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (92.59%) Windows
3 25 (92.59%) Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Information Security
4 15 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (51.85%) SQL
5 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
5 14 (51.85%) Database Security
6 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (40.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (40.74%) VPN
6 11 (40.74%) LAN
6 11 (40.74%) WAN
6 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (40.74%) Network Security
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 11 (40.74%) LAN
1 11 (40.74%) WAN
1 11 (40.74%) VPN
1 11 (40.74%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) OSPF
2 3 (11.11%) BGP
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Consultant
1 26 (96.30%) Security Consultant
2 15 (55.56%) IT Security Consultant
2 15 (55.56%) IT Consultant
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (40.74%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
1 25 (92.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 26 (96.30%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (55.56%) Information Security
4 14 (51.85%) Database Security
5 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (40.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CISSP
1 27 (100.00%) CISA
1 27 (100.00%) CISM
1 27 (100.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (96.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 26 (96.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee