The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 117 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 22 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.24% 7.55% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 16
Average salary £47,500 £80,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.62% +63.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £46,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
304 212 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.19% 9.29% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 201 149 216
Average salary £43,750 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Reading

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (44.12%) Information Security
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
4 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
5 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
8 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
8 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (14.71%) Firewall
9 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
9 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.71%) SABSA
9 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
10 4 (11.76%) Security Management
11 3 (8.82%) NetScreen
11 3 (8.82%) CISA
11 3 (8.82%) MS Office
11 3 (8.82%) SSL
11 3 (8.82%) Cisco
11 3 (8.82%) IRCA
11 3 (8.82%) VPN
11 3 (8.82%) Juniper
11 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
11 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (8.82%) Junos
11 3 (8.82%) F5

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Network Security
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.82%) Junos
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 3 (8.82%) SSL
3 3 (8.82%) NetScreen
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) IT Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) IT Risk Consultant
2 6 (17.65%) Risk Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Business Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Security Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Auditor
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) PKI
1 1 (2.94%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) AIX
1 2 (5.88%) Solaris
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (44.12%) Information Security
4 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
5 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
6 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (14.71%) SABSA
7 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
8 4 (11.76%) Information Security Management
8 4 (11.76%) Security Management
9 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE
10 2 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (2.94%) MODAF
11 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (2.94%) Information Assurance
11 1 (2.94%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (2.94%) BCP
11 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CISA
1 3 (8.82%) IRCA
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) CRISC
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) CITP
3 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (23.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco
1 3 (8.82%) Juniper
1 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
1 3 (8.82%) F5
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago