The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 92 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.51% 0.19% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.11% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.56% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.24%
COBIT
Wales

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
146 123 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.47% 11.55% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 118 108 86
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,150 £28,635
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

COBIT
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the South Wales region.

COBIT Salary Trend in South Wales

COBIT
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cardiff +9 4 - -
Newport - 2 £62,500 -
COBIT
Wales

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) BCP
2 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) BYOD
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) BYOD
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) BCP
2 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
2 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) CISA
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS