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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 396 405 376
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 46 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.91% 2.10% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 47
Average salary £80,000 £58,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.75% +27.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £33,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,500
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
2407 2474 2258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.57% 10.78% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1905 1914 1836
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 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 27 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
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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 -11 16 £77,500 +85.62% 1
Surrey +31 13 £80,500 +37.60% 1
Hampshire -5 10 £85,000 +53.15%
Kent +12 4 £42,500 -41.37% 1
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £51,000 +7.36%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 90 (84.91%) ITIL
2 47 (44.34%) TOGAF
3 34 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (32.08%) Project Management
4 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
5 28 (26.42%) Windows
6 27 (25.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (24.53%) Oracle
7 26 (24.53%) SOA
7 26 (24.53%) Finance
8 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (21.70%) CISSP
8 23 (21.70%) Linux
8 23 (21.70%) Data Centre
9 20 (18.87%) Information Security
9 20 (18.87%) CISA
9 20 (18.87%) Retail
10 19 (17.92%) Network Security
10 19 (17.92%) Migration
11 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (16.04%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (16.04%) CISM
12 17 (16.04%) PRINCE2
12 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
13 16 (15.09%) UML
13 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
13 16 (15.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (14.15%) LAN

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (9.43%) IIS
1 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) JBoss
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.92%) Network Security
2 15 (14.15%) LAN
2 15 (14.15%) WAN
3 12 (11.32%) SAN
4 11 (10.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (10.38%) DNS
5 10 (9.43%) NAS
5 10 (9.43%) DHCP
6 6 (5.66%) Firewall
7 5 (4.72%) VPN
8 4 (3.77%) Wireless
9 3 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.89%) HTTP
10 2 (1.89%) Converged Networks
11 1 (0.94%) WAAS
11 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.26%) Oracle Database
4 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.89%) DB2
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.89%) Big Data
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.94%) OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.89%) ProC
General
1 26 (24.53%) Finance
2 20 (18.87%) Retail
3 10 (9.43%) Billing
3 10 (9.43%) Legal
3 10 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (8.49%) Banking
4 9 (8.49%) Local Government
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (44.34%) Architect
2 18 (16.98%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (13.21%) Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) Security Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (9.43%) Technical Architect
5 10 (9.43%) Consultant
5 10 (9.43%) Principal Architect
6 9 (8.49%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.49%) Security Consultant
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Network Architect
7 8 (7.55%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Head of IT
8 6 (5.66%) Head of Service Delivery
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Security Officer
9 4 (3.77%) Service Architect
9 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.77%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) Middleware
3 2 (1.89%) J2EE
3 2 (1.89%) OC4J
4 1 (0.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.26%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.43%) Clustering
3 10 (9.43%) N-Tier
4 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.49%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.77%) CESG
7 2 (1.89%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.89%) SCADA
7 2 (1.89%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.94%) FMCG
8 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.94%) DTV
8 1 (0.94%) GIS
8 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 23 (21.70%) Linux
3 12 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.60%) UNIX
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (84.91%) ITIL
2 47 (44.34%) TOGAF
3 34 (32.08%) Project Management
4 27 (25.47%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (24.53%) SOA
6 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (18.87%) Information Security
8 19 (17.92%) Migration
9 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (16.04%) PRINCE2
10 17 (16.04%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (16.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 16 (15.09%) UML
11 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (13.21%) Load Balancing
13 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
13 13 (12.26%) Business Continuity
13 13 (12.26%) Zachman Framework
13 13 (12.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) Java
3 4 (3.77%) C
3 4 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (1.89%) Perl
4 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.89%) Uniface
5 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) CISSP
2 20 (18.87%) CISA
3 17 (16.04%) CISM
4 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 12 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.43%) MCSE
6 10 (9.43%) MCITP
6 10 (9.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (8.49%) PCI QSA
7 9 (8.49%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.60%) CCDA
8 7 (6.60%) CCDP
8 7 (6.60%) Degree
9 6 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.83%) CRISC
11 2 (1.89%) CITP
11 2 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (15.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (11.32%) PCI DSS
4 11 (10.38%) SLA
4 11 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.83%) BS7799
5 3 (2.83%) COSO
6 2 (1.89%) QA
7 1 (0.94%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.94%) GxP
7 1 (0.94%) GAMP
7 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
1 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (11.32%) Hyper-V
1 12 (11.32%) vSphere
2 10 (9.43%) vCloud
2 10 (9.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (9.43%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 2 (1.89%) SCOM
2 2 (1.89%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (27.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.53%) Oracle
3 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
4 13 (12.26%) HP
5 12 (11.32%) VMware
6 11 (10.38%) Juniper
6 11 (10.38%) Cisco
7 10 (9.43%) Veritas
8 5 (4.72%) SAP
9 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.89%) Tieto
9 2 (1.89%) IBM
9 2 (1.89%) Citrix
9 2 (1.89%) Compuware
10 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.94%) Vertica
10 1 (0.94%) Huawei
10 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.94%) McAfee
10 1 (0.94%) Cyber-Ark
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