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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 316 341 373
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +32
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 132 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.07% 3.36% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 58 61
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £84,250 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
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
2606 2295 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.70% 10.82% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 1770 2335
Average salary £40,500 £43,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.35% -1.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +25 64 £67,000 -4.28% 2
Hampshire +21 52 £58,000 -10.76% 4
Kent - 8 £62,500 - 1
East Sussex - 4 £76,250 -
Surrey -13 2 £72,500 +36.79% 2
Middlesex -3 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -15 1 £52,500 +5.00% 2
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 151 (82.07%) ITIL
2 82 (44.57%) Information Security
3 80 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (41.30%) CISSP
5 75 (40.76%) CISA
6 71 (38.59%) CISM
7 60 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (28.26%) Finance
9 49 (26.63%) Degree
9 49 (26.63%) PRINCE2
10 46 (25.00%) Security Management
11 45 (24.46%) Management Information System
11 45 (24.46%) PCI DSS
12 43 (23.37%) Risk Management
12 43 (23.37%) Linux
13 41 (22.28%) Windows
14 36 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 32 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 31 (16.85%) VMware
16 31 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 31 (16.85%) PCI QSA
17 29 (15.76%) COSO
18 26 (14.13%) Penetration Testing
19 25 (13.59%) Firewall
20 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
20 24 (13.04%) Security Testing
21 23 (12.50%) Network Security
21 23 (12.50%) Incident Management
21 23 (12.50%) TOGAF
21 23 (12.50%) Information Security Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 13 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.63%) IIS
2 3 (1.63%) SAS
2 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.17%) MS Project
4 3 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.59%) Firewall
2 23 (12.50%) Network Security
3 19 (10.33%) VPN
4 15 (8.15%) LAN
4 15 (8.15%) WAN
5 13 (7.07%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.80%) SSL
7 6 (3.26%) SAN
7 6 (3.26%) HTTP
8 5 (2.72%) Internet
8 5 (2.72%) IP Telephony
8 5 (2.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (2.72%) SSH
9 4 (2.17%) Broadband
9 4 (2.17%) DNS
10 3 (1.63%) MPLS
10 3 (1.63%) OSPF
10 3 (1.63%) BGP
11 2 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.09%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.98%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.63%) DB2
3 3 (1.63%) MySQL
3 3 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 52 (28.26%) Finance
2 17 (9.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.26%) Retail
4 5 (2.72%) Legal
5 3 (1.63%) Banking
5 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (22.83%) Analyst
2 40 (21.74%) Consultant
3 34 (18.48%) Security Analyst
4 28 (15.22%) Security Consultant
5 26 (14.13%) Senior Security Analyst
5 26 (14.13%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (13.59%) Architect
7 21 (11.41%) IT Consultant
8 16 (8.70%) Service Manager
9 15 (8.15%) IT Security Consultant
10 14 (7.61%) Security Manager
11 13 (7.07%) IT Services Manager
12 11 (5.98%) Senior Security Consultant
12 11 (5.98%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (5.43%) Information Manager
13 10 (5.43%) Information Security Manager
14 9 (4.89%) Security Engineer
15 7 (3.80%) Security Specialist
16 6 (3.26%) IT Risk Consultant
16 6 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.26%) Middleware
2 3 (1.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.54%) JSP
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.54%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.46%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.26%) PKI
4 4 (2.17%) FMCG
4 4 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.09%) DTV
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) SCADA
6 1 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.37%) Linux
2 41 (22.28%) Windows
3 8 (4.35%) UNIX
4 7 (3.80%) AIX
4 7 (3.80%) Solaris
5 4 (2.17%) VMS
6 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (82.07%) ITIL
2 82 (44.57%) Information Security
3 60 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (26.63%) PRINCE2
5 46 (25.00%) Security Management
6 43 (23.37%) Risk Management
7 31 (16.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 26 (14.13%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (13.04%) Security Testing
10 23 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 23 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 23 (12.50%) Information Security Management
11 18 (9.78%) Project Management
12 17 (9.24%) Vulnerability Management
13 16 (8.70%) Change Management
14 15 (8.15%) Data Protection
15 14 (7.61%) Database Security
16 13 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (7.07%) Business Continuity
16 13 (7.07%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.63%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.54%) VBScript
4 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (41.30%) CISSP
2 75 (40.76%) CISA
3 71 (38.59%) CISM
4 49 (26.63%) Degree
5 31 (16.85%) PCI QSA
6 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.26%) GIAC
8 6 (3.26%) ISACA
9 5 (2.72%) GCIA
9 5 (2.72%) GCIH
10 4 (2.17%) CGEIT
11 3 (1.63%) IRCA
12 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.09%) MCITP
12 2 (1.09%) ISEB
12 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (43.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (24.46%) PCI DSS
3 36 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 32 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 29 (15.76%) COSO
6 4 (2.17%) SLA
7 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.54%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (16.85%) VMware
2 23 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.33%) Cisco
4 15 (8.15%) CA
5 10 (5.43%) SAP
6 9 (4.89%) Juniper
7 8 (4.35%) F5
8 7 (3.80%) Oracle
8 7 (3.80%) McAfee
9 6 (3.26%) Brocade
9 6 (3.26%) Symantec
10 5 (2.72%) Varonis
11 4 (2.17%) JD Edwards
11 4 (2.17%) HP
11 4 (2.17%) Siebel
12 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.63%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.63%) IBM
12 3 (1.63%) BMC
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