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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 414 370 383
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +13
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 25 88 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.07% 3.55% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 61 46
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
2340 2480 2363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.26% 10.92% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1901 1865
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 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 29 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 9 £57,500 -18.43%
Surrey - 8 £68,750 - 2
Kent +5 6 £32,500 -53.57%
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 74 (85.06%) ITIL
2 46 (52.87%) TOGAF
3 32 (36.78%) Project Management
4 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 24 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
6 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (25.29%) Oracle
8 21 (24.14%) SOA
8 21 (24.14%) Data Centre
9 20 (22.99%) Windows
9 20 (22.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (21.84%) Information Security
10 19 (21.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (19.54%) Finance
11 17 (19.54%) CISSP
11 17 (19.54%) Retail
12 16 (18.39%) Migration
13 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
13 15 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
14 14 (16.09%) Business Continuity
14 14 (16.09%) BPMN
14 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
14 14 (16.09%) Linux
15 13 (14.94%) HP
15 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
15 13 (14.94%) SIEM
16 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (13.79%) Oracle Database

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.49%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
1 10 (11.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.79%) SAN
2 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.64%) NAS
2 11 (12.64%) DNS
3 10 (11.49%) DHCP
4 8 (9.20%) Network Security
5 6 (6.90%) LAN
5 6 (6.90%) WAN
6 4 (4.60%) Firewall
7 3 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.15%) VPN
8 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.15%) HTTP
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.15%) WAAS
8 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.15%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (11.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.15%) OLTP
6 1 (1.15%) DB2
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.15%) ProC
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
1 17 (19.54%) Retail
2 12 (13.79%) Legal
3 10 (11.49%) Billing
4 9 (10.34%) Local Government
5 7 (8.05%) Banking
6 6 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
7 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Architect
2 18 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (18.39%) Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Architect
4 15 (17.24%) Security Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Technical Architect
6 9 (10.34%) Principal Architect
6 9 (10.34%) Principal Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.75%) Head of IT
9 5 (5.75%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Business Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Consultant
10 4 (4.60%) Service Architect
11 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.30%) Information Analyst
12 2 (2.30%) Security Architect
12 2 (2.30%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Software Packaging
2 3 (3.45%) Middleware
3 2 (2.30%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.30%) SOAP
3 2 (2.30%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) OC4J
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) J2EE
4 1 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) XSD
4 1 (1.15%) WSDL
4 1 (1.15%) Java EE
4 1 (1.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
3 10 (11.49%) Clustering
3 10 (11.49%) N-Tier
4 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) CESG
7 2 (2.30%) SCADA
7 2 (2.30%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.15%) BYOD
8 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.15%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.60%) UNIX
7 2 (2.30%) AIX
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (85.06%) ITIL
2 46 (52.87%) TOGAF
3 32 (36.78%) Project Management
4 24 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (24.14%) SOA
6 20 (22.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (21.84%) Information Security
7 19 (21.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 17 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (18.39%) Migration
10 15 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (17.24%) Incident Management
11 14 (16.09%) BPMN
11 14 (16.09%) Business Continuity
12 13 (14.94%) SIEM
13 12 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (13.79%) UML
13 12 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 12 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.75%) Java
2 3 (3.45%) C
2 3 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) VBScript
3 1 (1.15%) ABAP
3 1 (1.15%) Uniface
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) CISSP
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.64%) CISA
4 11 (12.64%) CISM
4 11 (12.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (11.49%) MCITP
5 10 (11.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (11.49%) MCSE
6 7 (8.05%) Degree
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.75%) CCDA
8 5 (5.75%) CCDP
8 5 (5.75%) SSCP
8 5 (5.75%) CHFI
9 2 (2.30%) PMP
9 2 (2.30%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.30%) CITP
9 2 (2.30%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (12.64%) PCI DSS
3 8 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (5.75%) SLA
5 3 (3.45%) QA
5 3 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.30%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.15%) BS7799
7 1 (1.15%) COSO
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
2 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) vSphere
3 10 (11.49%) vCloud
3 10 (11.49%) Terminal Services
3 10 (11.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.29%) Oracle
3 13 (14.94%) HP
3 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
4 12 (13.79%) VMware
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco
5 11 (12.64%) Juniper
6 10 (11.49%) Veritas
7 4 (4.60%) SAP
8 2 (2.30%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.30%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.15%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.15%) McAfee
9 1 (1.15%) Nokia
9 1 (1.15%) Huawei
9 1 (1.15%) Tieto
9 1 (1.15%) F5
9 1 (1.15%) Vertica
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix
Staines, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: 2 days ago