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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 108 120
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 0 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 1.01% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.75% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 15
Average salary - £65,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.16%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +33.72%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
265 214 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.25% 9.43% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 161 156 241
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +1.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £84,250
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 29 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 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) BCP
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 3 (18.75%) SCADA
6 3 (18.75%) CITP
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) MODAF
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 2 (12.50%) SABSA
7 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Business Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Information Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Operational Risk Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) SCADA
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Business Continuity
3 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Information Security
4 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) BCP
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 3 (18.75%) MODAF
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 2 (12.50%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) CITP
1 3 (18.75%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) JSP 440