The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 73 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.30% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.53% 2.56% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £80,000 £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% +11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
79 78 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.86% 13.31% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 76
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,885 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

COBIT
Salary Trend in Slough

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Slough

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Security
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) SABSA
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) MODAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley