The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 376 365 370
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 60 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.71% 2.70% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 52
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% +5.50%
COBIT
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2210 2071 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.66% 10.01% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1598 1854
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COBIT
Salary Trend in the South East

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the South East

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the South East

COBIT
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 16 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 15 £70,000 - 1
Hampshire -13 12 £57,500 -8.00%
Surrey -6 11 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Kent +7 3 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Oxfordshire 0 3 £55,000 -8.33%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 97 (73.48%) ITIL
2 54 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (33.33%) Information Security
4 38 (28.79%) Finance
5 37 (28.03%) CISSP
6 33 (25.00%) CISM
7 32 (24.24%) CISA
8 31 (23.48%) TOGAF
9 26 (19.70%) PRINCE2
10 23 (17.42%) Windows
10 23 (17.42%) Network Security
10 23 (17.42%) PCI DSS
11 22 (16.67%) Linux
11 22 (16.67%) Project Management
12 21 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (14.39%) Service Delivery
13 19 (14.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 19 (14.39%) Relational Database
14 17 (12.88%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (12.12%) Business Continuity
15 16 (12.12%) PRINCE
15 16 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (12.12%) SOA
15 16 (12.12%) LAN
15 16 (12.12%) WAN
16 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
16 15 (11.36%) Firewall
16 15 (11.36%) Change Management
16 15 (11.36%) Security Architecture

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.30%) IIS
2 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) SAS
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.52%) SAP HCM
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.42%) Network Security
2 16 (12.12%) LAN
2 16 (12.12%) WAN
3 15 (11.36%) Firewall
4 13 (9.85%) VPN
5 9 (6.82%) SAN
6 8 (6.06%) X.509
6 8 (6.06%) LDAP
7 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.79%) DNS
9 4 (3.03%) SSL
9 4 (3.03%) NetScreen
9 4 (3.03%) Wireless
9 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.03%) Junos
10 3 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.27%) NAS
10 3 (2.27%) DHCP
11 2 (1.52%) WAAS
12 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.27%) MySQL
5 3 (2.27%) DB2
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.52%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.52%) OLAP
6 2 (1.52%) Big Data
6 2 (1.52%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.76%) ProC
General
1 38 (28.79%) Finance
2 13 (9.85%) Retail
3 10 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.30%) Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 4 (3.03%) Billing
6 3 (2.27%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Architect
2 20 (15.15%) Consultant
3 16 (12.12%) Analyst
3 16 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 15 (11.36%) Security Consultant
5 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Architect
5 14 (10.61%) Security Architect
6 13 (9.85%) Senior Security Analyst
6 13 (9.85%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.82%) Head of IT
8 9 (6.82%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 6 (4.55%) Head of Service Delivery
10 5 (3.79%) Vendor Manager
10 5 (3.79%) Head of Infrastructure
10 5 (3.79%) Principal Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.79%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.79%) Service Assurance Manager
11 4 (3.03%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (3.03%) Middleware
3 3 (2.27%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.52%) JSP
5 1 (0.76%) J2EE
5 1 (0.76%) OC4J
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) PKI
2 12 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.82%) Cryptography
3 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.79%) CESG
6 4 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.27%) Clustering
7 3 (2.27%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.52%) GIS
8 2 (1.52%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.52%) FMCG
8 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.76%) Open Source
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) Linux
3 10 (7.58%) UNIX
4 5 (3.79%) AIX
5 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (73.48%) ITIL
2 44 (33.33%) Information Security
3 31 (23.48%) TOGAF
4 26 (19.70%) PRINCE2
5 22 (16.67%) Project Management
6 21 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (14.39%) Service Delivery
8 17 (12.88%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (12.12%) Business Continuity
9 16 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (12.12%) SOA
9 16 (12.12%) PRINCE
10 15 (11.36%) Change Management
10 15 (11.36%) Security Architecture
11 14 (10.61%) Security Management
11 14 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (10.61%) SABSA
12 13 (9.85%) Risk Management
13 11 (8.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (3.79%) C#
2 5 (3.79%) Java
3 2 (1.52%) C
4 1 (0.76%) Uniface
4 1 (0.76%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (28.03%) CISSP
2 33 (25.00%) CISM
3 32 (24.24%) CISA
4 13 (9.85%) PCI QSA
5 11 (8.33%) Degree
6 9 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (5.30%) CCDP
9 6 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.55%) MCITP
9 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (4.55%) MCSE
10 5 (3.79%) CCNA
11 4 (3.03%) CCDA
11 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
11 4 (3.03%) CRISC
12 3 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (2.27%) MCSA
12 3 (2.27%) CCIE
12 3 (2.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (17.42%) PCI DSS
3 19 (14.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (10.61%) COSO
4 14 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 11 (8.33%) SLA
6 3 (2.27%) BS7799
6 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.52%) GxP
7 2 (1.52%) GAMP
7 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.52%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.79%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.79%) vSphere
3 3 (2.27%) vCloud
3 3 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (1.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.52%) SCOM
2 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.85%) Oracle
3 11 (8.33%) Cisco
4 9 (6.82%) VMware
5 8 (6.06%) SAP
6 7 (5.30%) HP
6 7 (5.30%) Juniper
7 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.03%) F5
8 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.27%) NetIQ
9 3 (2.27%) IBM
9 3 (2.27%) Veritas
9 3 (2.27%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.52%) Siebel
10 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.52%) Citrix
11 1 (0.76%) CA
11 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.76%) Remedy
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £77000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Other benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 15 days ago