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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 385 443 337
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -106
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 56 26 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.12% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.56% 1.03% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 19 96
Median salary £58,000 £60,662 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.38% +1.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
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
2188 2519 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 12.07% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2037 2114
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +44 18 £69,500 +13.46% 3
Berkshire +3 10 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Hampshire +17 9 £60,000 -2.15% 1
East Sussex - 8 £55,250 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Kent +18 2 £74,000 +127.69%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 87 (65.91%) Information Security
2 60 (45.45%) CISSP
2 60 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (43.94%) CISA
4 56 (42.42%) ITIL
5 44 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 42 (31.82%) Finance
7 38 (28.79%) CRISC
8 37 (28.03%) Degree
9 35 (26.52%) Risk Management
9 35 (26.52%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (25.76%) IT Governance
11 33 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 32 (24.24%) CISM
13 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (17.42%) Legal
15 22 (16.67%) Management Information System
15 22 (16.67%) Project Management
15 22 (16.67%) Data Protection
16 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
16 19 (14.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
18 17 (12.88%) Risk Analysis
18 17 (12.88%) TOGAF
18 17 (12.88%) Penetration Testing
18 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
19 16 (12.12%) MS Office
19 16 (12.12%) Security Management
19 16 (12.12%) Process Improvement
19 16 (12.12%) RSA Archer

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.76%) IIS
1 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.12%) MS Office
3 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) IaaS
1 4 (3.03%) PaaS
1 4 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.33%) Firewall
2 9 (6.82%) Network Security
3 6 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) Big Data
2 8 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.06%) DataStage
2 8 (6.06%) IBM InfoSphere
2 8 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
2 8 (6.06%) QualityStage
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) MorphX
1 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.52%) ERwin
General
1 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 23 (17.42%) Legal
3 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.55%) French Language
5 5 (3.79%) Banking
5 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.27%) Retail
8 2 (1.52%) Automotive
8 2 (1.52%) Marketing
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Analyst
2 29 (21.97%) Security Analyst
2 29 (21.97%) Security Manager
3 27 (20.45%) Information Analyst
3 27 (20.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 26 (19.70%) Compliance Analyst
4 26 (19.70%) Information Manager
4 26 (19.70%) Information Security Manager
5 21 (15.91%) Governance Analyst
6 20 (15.15%) Information Governance Analyst
6 20 (15.15%) IT Manager
6 20 (15.15%) Risk Analyst
7 18 (13.64%) Information Risk Analyst
7 18 (13.64%) Security Risk Analyst
8 15 (11.36%) Architect
8 15 (11.36%) Consultant
8 15 (11.36%) Governance Manager
9 13 (9.85%) IT Governance Manager
10 10 (7.58%) IT Security Manager
11 9 (6.82%) Risk Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) .NET
1 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.27%) CSS
1 3 (2.27%) CSS3
1 3 (2.27%) HTML
1 3 (2.27%) HTML5
2 1 (0.76%) Middleware
2 1 (0.76%) Spring
2 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.52%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.06%) Cybercrime
5 6 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.27%) FMCG
8 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.52%) NHS
8 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.03%) Unix
4 2 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (65.91%) Information Security
2 56 (42.42%) ITIL
3 35 (26.52%) Risk Management
4 34 (25.76%) IT Governance
5 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 22 (16.67%) Project Management
7 19 (14.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (12.88%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (12.88%) Risk Analysis
9 17 (12.88%) TOGAF
10 16 (12.12%) Process Improvement
10 16 (12.12%) Security Management
11 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (10.61%) OWASP
11 14 (10.61%) SDLC
12 13 (9.85%) Information Security Management
13 11 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
13 11 (8.33%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.27%) C#
1 3 (2.27%) X++
2 2 (1.52%) C
2 2 (1.52%) Perl
2 2 (1.52%) Python
2 2 (1.52%) Ruby
3 1 (0.76%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (45.45%) CISSP
2 58 (43.94%) CISA
3 38 (28.79%) CRISC
4 37 (28.03%) Degree
5 32 (24.24%) CISM
6 12 (9.09%) GISF
7 6 (4.55%) CGEIT
7 6 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (4.55%) GIAC
7 6 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.27%) CCNA
9 3 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.27%) CISMP
10 2 (1.52%) MCSE
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.52%) PCI QSA
10 2 (1.52%) SANS
10 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (7.58%) ISO27002
4 10 (7.58%) QA
5 7 (5.30%) COSO
5 7 (5.30%) ISO22301
6 6 (4.55%) ISO 9001
7 3 (2.27%) ISO 9000
8 2 (1.52%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (1.52%) SLA
9 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (12.12%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.85%) Oracle
3 10 (7.58%) IBM
4 6 (4.55%) VMware
5 4 (3.03%) Cisco
5 4 (3.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.76%) Dell
7 1 (0.76%) EMC
7 1 (0.76%) HP
7 1 (0.76%) Informatica
7 1 (0.76%) Remedy
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