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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 386 397 383
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 55 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.19% 2.24% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 47
Average salary £81,000 £59,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.28% +24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,800 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
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
2509 2498 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.85% 10.75% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1930 1777
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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
(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
Berkshire -9 21 £85,000 +93.18%
Hampshire -2 15 £85,000 +8.97%
Surrey +34 12 £81,000 +38.46% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Kent +13 2 £61,250 +4.25%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £60,000 -14.28%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 92 (84.40%) ITIL
2 46 (42.20%) TOGAF
3 37 (33.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (30.28%) Project Management
5 28 (25.69%) Windows
5 28 (25.69%) SOA
5 28 (25.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (24.77%) Finance
7 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
7 26 (23.85%) CISSP
7 26 (23.85%) Linux
7 26 (23.85%) Oracle
8 24 (22.02%) CISA
9 21 (19.27%) CISM
10 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (18.35%) Network Security
11 19 (17.43%) Retail
11 19 (17.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 19 (17.43%) PRINCE2
11 19 (17.43%) Relational Database
12 18 (16.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (16.51%) Information Security
12 18 (16.51%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (15.60%) Migration
13 17 (15.60%) UML
14 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
14 16 (14.68%) LAN
14 16 (14.68%) WAN
14 16 (14.68%) Zachman Framework
14 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Engagement

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (9.17%) SharePoint
1 10 (9.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.83%) JBoss
2 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (14.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.35%) Network Security
2 16 (14.68%) LAN
2 16 (14.68%) WAN
3 12 (11.01%) SAN
4 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.09%) DNS
5 10 (9.17%) DHCP
5 10 (9.17%) NAS
6 8 (7.34%) VPN
7 7 (6.42%) Firewall
8 4 (3.67%) Wireless
9 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.92%) WAAS
9 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.92%) X.509
9 1 (0.92%) LDAP
9 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) Relational Database
2 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database
2 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.83%) DB2
5 2 (1.83%) OLAP
5 2 (1.83%) Spotfire
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (1.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.92%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.92%) ProC
General
1 27 (24.77%) Finance
2 19 (17.43%) Retail
3 10 (9.17%) Billing
3 10 (9.17%) Legal
4 9 (8.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (8.26%) Local Government
5 8 (7.34%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.92%) Electronics
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.04%) Architect
2 16 (14.68%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (13.76%) Enterprise Architect
4 14 (12.84%) Consultant
5 13 (11.93%) Security Consultant
6 12 (11.01%) Principal Architect
7 10 (9.17%) Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Technical Architect
8 9 (8.26%) Security Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) Principal Solutions Architect
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Security Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Head of IT
10 6 (5.50%) Head of Service Delivery
10 6 (5.50%) Network Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Security Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.67%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.67%) .NET
3 3 (2.75%) Middleware
4 2 (1.83%) JSP
5 1 (0.92%) J2EE
5 1 (0.92%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.17%) Clustering
2 10 (9.17%) N-Tier
3 9 (8.26%) Open Source
4 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.42%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.67%) PKI
6 4 (3.67%) CESG
7 3 (2.75%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.83%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.83%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.83%) SCADA
8 2 (1.83%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.83%) GIS
8 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.92%) FMCG
9 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.69%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) Linux
3 11 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.42%) UNIX
6 3 (2.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (84.40%) ITIL
2 46 (42.20%) TOGAF
3 33 (30.28%) Project Management
4 28 (25.69%) SOA
4 28 (25.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (17.43%) PRINCE2
7 18 (16.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (16.51%) Information Security
7 18 (16.51%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (15.60%) Migration
8 17 (15.60%) UML
9 16 (14.68%) Zachman Framework
9 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (12.84%) Load Balancing
11 14 (12.84%) SABSA
12 13 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (11.93%) Vulnerability Management
12 13 (11.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) SQL
2 4 (3.67%) C#
2 4 (3.67%) Java
3 2 (1.83%) C
4 1 (0.92%) VBScript
4 1 (0.92%) Uniface
4 1 (0.92%) Perl
4 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) CISSP
2 24 (22.02%) CISA
3 21 (19.27%) CISM
4 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.01%) PCI QSA
5 12 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (9.17%) MCITP
6 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.17%) MCSE
6 10 (9.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (6.42%) Degree
8 6 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.59%) CCDA
9 5 (4.59%) CCDP
10 4 (3.67%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.67%) CRISC
11 2 (1.83%) CCNA
11 2 (1.83%) CITP
11 2 (1.83%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (33.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (17.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (10.09%) SLA
3 11 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 10 (9.17%) PCI DSS
5 4 (3.67%) COSO
6 3 (2.75%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.75%) BS7799
7 2 (1.83%) GxP
7 2 (1.83%) GAMP
7 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.83%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
1 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (11.01%) Hyper-V
1 12 (11.01%) vSphere
2 10 (9.17%) vCloud
2 10 (9.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (9.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.83%) SCOM
2 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (23.85%) Oracle
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) HP
2 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
3 12 (11.01%) VMware
4 10 (9.17%) Juniper
4 10 (9.17%) Veritas
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco
5 5 (4.59%) SAP
6 2 (1.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.83%) Citrix
7 1 (0.92%) Compuware
7 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.92%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.92%) McAfee
7 1 (0.92%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.92%) Huawei
7 1 (0.92%) Tieto
7 1 (0.92%) Vertica
7 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
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