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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 405 400 385
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 45 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.86% 2.41% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 49
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
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
2424 2239 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.78% 10.90% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 1741 1695
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Surrey +17 14 £55,000 -15.38% 2
West Sussex - 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire -7 6 £77,500 -3.12% 1
East Sussex - 6 £70,000 -
Hampshire +15 2 £80,000 +48.83%
Kent +5 2 £55,000 -21.42%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £87,500 +59.09% 1
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 53 (60.92%) ITIL
2 48 (55.17%) Information Security
3 31 (35.63%) Finance
4 29 (33.33%) CISSP
5 28 (32.18%) Risk Management
6 27 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 25 (28.74%) VMware
7 25 (28.74%) Windows
8 24 (27.59%) Security Management
9 23 (26.44%) CISM
10 20 (22.99%) Project Management
10 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (21.84%) Firewall
11 19 (21.84%) CISA
11 19 (21.84%) Information Security Management
11 19 (21.84%) Cisco
12 18 (20.69%) Management Information System
12 18 (20.69%) PCI DSS
13 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (16.09%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (16.09%) WAN
14 14 (16.09%) LAN
15 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (14.94%) SaaS
15 13 (14.94%) Degree
15 13 (14.94%) Data Centre
16 12 (13.79%) IaaS
16 12 (13.79%) PaaS
16 12 (13.79%) Network Security

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (5.75%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) SaaS
2 12 (13.79%) IaaS
2 12 (13.79%) PaaS
3 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.84%) Firewall
2 14 (16.09%) LAN
2 14 (16.09%) WAN
3 12 (13.79%) Network Security
4 7 (8.05%) SAN
4 7 (8.05%) SSL
5 6 (6.90%) Internet
5 6 (6.90%) VPN
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
6 5 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (4.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.60%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.60%) IPsec
7 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (3.45%) NAS
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.15%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.45%) OLTP
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (35.63%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Local Government
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Security Manager
2 17 (19.54%) IT Manager
3 16 (18.39%) Consultant
4 15 (17.24%) Information Manager
5 14 (16.09%) Information Security Manager
6 12 (13.79%) Information Officer
7 11 (12.64%) Architect
7 11 (12.64%) Information Security Officer
7 11 (12.64%) Security Officer
8 9 (10.34%) Analyst
9 8 (9.20%) Risk Consultant
9 8 (9.20%) Security Analyst
10 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (8.05%) IT Security Manager
11 6 (6.90%) IT Architect
12 5 (5.75%) Chief Architect
12 5 (5.75%) Compliance Manager
12 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (5.75%) IT Support
12 5 (5.75%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) Middleware
1 8 (9.20%) Web Services
2 4 (4.60%) REST
2 4 (4.60%) SOAP
3 3 (3.45%) Java EE
3 3 (3.45%) JSON
3 3 (3.45%) WSDL
3 3 (3.45%) XSD
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.15%) XHTML
4 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.94%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) PKI
5 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.45%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.45%) FMCG
5 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.30%) CESG
6 2 (2.30%) iPhone
7 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) BYOD
7 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.15%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.74%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 10 (11.49%) Unix
4 8 (9.20%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.45%) AIX
7 3 (3.45%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) ITIL
2 48 (55.17%) Information Security
3 28 (32.18%) Risk Management
4 24 (27.59%) Security Management
5 20 (22.99%) Project Management
6 19 (21.84%) Information Security Management
7 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (16.09%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (12.64%) Business Continuity
10 11 (12.64%) Data Security
10 11 (12.64%) Security Testing
10 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
11 10 (11.49%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (11.49%) IT Audit
11 10 (11.49%) Security Architecture
12 9 (10.34%) Data Privacy
12 9 (10.34%) Internal Audit
12 9 (10.34%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) Perl
1 7 (8.05%) Python
1 7 (8.05%) Ruby
2 4 (4.60%) Java
3 3 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) CISSP
2 23 (26.44%) CISM
3 19 (21.84%) CISA
4 13 (14.94%) Degree
5 7 (8.05%) CRISC
6 5 (5.75%) GIAC
6 5 (5.75%) MBA
6 5 (5.75%) SANS
7 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.60%) GCIA
7 4 (4.60%) GCIH
7 4 (4.60%) ISACA
7 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.60%) MCSE
7 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.45%) CCIE
8 3 (3.45%) QiCA
9 2 (2.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.30%) CISMP
9 2 (2.30%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 12 (13.79%) COSO
4 6 (6.90%) QA
5 5 (5.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.30%) ISO27002
7 1 (1.15%) GAMP
7 1 (1.15%) ISO 14000
7 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (1.15%) ISO19770
7 1 (1.15%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.15%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) vCloud
4 3 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (28.74%) VMware
2 19 (21.84%) Cisco
3 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 11 (12.64%) Citrix
4 11 (12.64%) Oracle
5 9 (10.34%) HP
6 8 (9.20%) IBM
7 5 (5.75%) Dell
7 5 (5.75%) EMC
8 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.45%) F5
8 3 (3.45%) Nokia
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.15%) SAP
Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 27 days ago