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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 406 389 369
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 36 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.49% 2.45% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 57
Average salary £61,250 £62,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £80,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
2413 2453 2294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.51% 10.71% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1913 1893 1872
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -19 13 £65,000 +39.03% 2
Surrey - 10 £75,000 - 1
Kent +12 6 £32,500 -54.38%
Hampshire -17 3 £85,000 +30.76%
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £51,000 +36.00%
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 81 (84.38%) ITIL
2 46 (47.92%) TOGAF
3 31 (32.29%) Project Management
4 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (26.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 24 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (23.96%) Finance
8 22 (22.92%) Oracle
8 22 (22.92%) Windows
8 22 (22.92%) Data Centre
9 21 (21.88%) Information Security
10 20 (20.83%) SOA
10 20 (20.83%) CISSP
11 19 (19.79%) Retail
12 18 (18.75%) Migration
13 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 16 (16.67%) Business Continuity
15 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (15.63%) Linux
15 15 (15.63%) Zachman Framework
15 15 (15.63%) Incident Management
16 14 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
16 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
16 14 (14.58%) CISA
17 13 (13.54%) CISM
17 13 (13.54%) BPMN
17 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
17 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 11 (11.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.42%) IIS
3 1 (1.04%) JBoss
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Network Security
2 11 (11.46%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.46%) DNS
2 11 (11.46%) SAN
3 10 (10.42%) DHCP
3 10 (10.42%) NAS
4 9 (9.38%) LAN
4 9 (9.38%) WAN
5 5 (5.21%) Firewall
6 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.08%) Wireless
8 1 (1.04%) HTTP
8 1 (1.04%) WAAS
8 1 (1.04%) Converged Networks
8 1 (1.04%) VPN
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.04%) DB2
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.04%) ProC
General
1 23 (23.96%) Finance
2 19 (19.79%) Retail
3 12 (12.50%) Legal
4 10 (10.42%) Billing
5 9 (9.38%) Local Government
6 8 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (8.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (51.04%) Architect
2 18 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (16.67%) Analyst
4 15 (15.63%) Security Analyst
4 15 (15.63%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Technical Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Principal Architect
6 9 (9.38%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.33%) Network Architect
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Security Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Head of IT
10 5 (5.21%) IT Security Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Consultant
11 4 (4.17%) Security Consultant
11 4 (4.17%) Business Architect
11 4 (4.17%) Security Officer
11 4 (4.17%) Head of Service Delivery
11 4 (4.17%) Service Architect
12 3 (3.13%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.04%) J2EE
3 1 (1.04%) COM
3 1 (1.04%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.46%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.42%) Clustering
3 10 (10.42%) N-Tier
4 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.13%) CESG
8 2 (2.08%) FlexPod
8 2 (2.08%) SCADA
9 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.04%) DTV
9 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.04%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Windows
2 15 (15.63%) Linux
3 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (84.38%) ITIL
2 46 (47.92%) TOGAF
3 31 (32.29%) Project Management
4 25 (26.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (21.88%) Information Security
7 20 (20.83%) SOA
8 18 (18.75%) Migration
9 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (17.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 16 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 15 (15.63%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (15.63%) Incident Management
12 14 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (13.54%) SIEM
13 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (13.54%) BPMN
14 12 (12.50%) Load Balancing
14 12 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.17%) SQL
2 3 (3.13%) C
2 3 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.04%) VBScript
3 1 (1.04%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) CISSP
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (14.58%) CISA
3 14 (14.58%) Security Cleared
4 13 (13.54%) CISM
5 11 (11.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.42%) MCITP
6 10 (10.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (10.42%) MCSE
7 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.29%) CCDA
8 7 (7.29%) CCDP
8 7 (7.29%) Degree
9 5 (5.21%) SSCP
9 5 (5.21%) CHFI
10 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.13%) PCI QSA
12 2 (2.08%) CITP
12 2 (2.08%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (2.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.54%) PCI DSS
3 10 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 9 (9.38%) SLA
5 7 (7.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.13%) BS7799
6 3 (3.13%) ISO 9001
7 2 (2.08%) COSO
8 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
1 11 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
1 11 (11.46%) vSphere
2 10 (10.42%) vCloud
2 10 (10.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (10.42%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
2 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.92%) Oracle
3 12 (12.50%) HP
3 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.46%) Juniper
4 11 (11.46%) VMware
4 11 (11.46%) Cisco
5 10 (10.42%) Veritas
6 4 (4.17%) SAP
7 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.04%) McAfee
8 1 (1.04%) Huawei
8 1 (1.04%) Tieto
8 1 (1.04%) Vertica
8 1 (1.04%) IBM
8 1 (1.04%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix
8 1 (1.04%) Compuware
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