The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 206 238 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -33
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 32 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.17% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.13% 1.55% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 24
Median salary £43,750 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £51,500 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £70,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
522 645 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.10% 10.71% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 446 516 541
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

COBIT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the South West

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the South West

COBIT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +8 12 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Bristol +29 8 £38,500 -25.24%
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +17 2 £66,250 +1.92%
Dorset - 2 - -
Devon - 1 £42,500 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 31 (59.62%) ITIL
2 24 (46.15%) CISSP
3 23 (44.23%) Information Security
4 22 (42.31%) Degree
5 19 (36.54%) Security Management
6 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (34.62%) PCI DSS
7 17 (32.69%) Finance
8 16 (30.77%) CISM
8 16 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
10 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 12 (23.08%) Information Security Management
13 11 (21.15%) ISMS
14 10 (19.23%) CESG Certified Professional
14 10 (19.23%) .NET
15 9 (17.31%) CESG
15 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
15 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
16 8 (15.38%) PCI QSA
16 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (15.38%) Project Management
16 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
16 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
17 7 (13.46%) SNMP
17 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
17 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) iPlanet
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) LDAP
1 7 (13.46%) SNMP
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.92%) GIS
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Consultant
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Audit Consultant
2 9 (17.31%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Business Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Compliance Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) ITSM Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Information Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Auditor
7 3 (5.77%) IT Auditor
7 3 (5.77%) IT Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 7 (13.46%) SAML
2 7 (13.46%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) CESG
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (9.62%) SCADA
4 3 (5.77%) FMCG
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) ITIL
2 23 (44.23%) Information Security
3 19 (36.54%) Security Management
4 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
5 14 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (23.08%) Information Security Management
7 11 (21.15%) ISMS
8 9 (17.31%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (17.31%) Security Operations
9 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.38%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Security Architecture
9 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
10 7 (13.46%) IT Audit
10 7 (13.46%) ITSM
10 7 (13.46%) Scrum
10 7 (13.46%) Service Management
10 7 (13.46%) Six Sigma
11 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
11 6 (11.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
1 7 (13.46%) SQL
1 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) CISSP
2 22 (42.31%) Degree
3 16 (30.77%) CISM
4 10 (19.23%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (15.38%) PCI QSA
6 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (11.54%) CISA
8 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.69%) CISMP
9 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.77%) CRISC
11 1 (1.92%) CEH
11 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (34.62%) PCI DSS
2 16 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (13.46%) ISO27002
4 3 (5.77%) ISO22301
5 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.92%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Altiris
2 7 (13.46%) DevExpress
2 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
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