The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 133 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 1.14% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.44% 12.15% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 17
Average salary £38,500 £65,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.76% +51.16%
UK excluding London average salary £53,395 £50,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.86%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
278 214 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.72% 9.39% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 163 167 249
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
COBIT
Berkshire

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

COBIT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Reading

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (65.22%) ITIL
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Business Continuity
3 12 (52.17%) Risk Management
4 8 (34.78%) Information Security
4 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) MODAF
7 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) SCADA
7 5 (21.74%) CITP
7 5 (21.74%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 5 (21.74%) UML
7 5 (21.74%) BCP
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
8 4 (17.39%) Security Management
9 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
9 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Network Security
9 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
9 3 (13.04%) SABSA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (13.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Business Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Information Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Operational Risk Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
1 5 (21.74%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Business Continuity
3 12 (52.17%) Risk Management
4 8 (34.78%) Information Security
5 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (21.74%) UML
7 5 (21.74%) BCP
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
7 5 (21.74%) MODAF
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
8 4 (17.39%) Security Management
9 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
9 3 (13.04%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) CITP
1 5 (21.74%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.35%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Capita