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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 233 199 219
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 7 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.36% 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.27% 3.20% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 4
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +35.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £52,500 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £68,750 £59,025
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.79%
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
551 594 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.20% 11.25% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 493 543
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Wiltshire - 3 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -3 1 £72,500 +62.92% 1
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
3 7 (35.00%) Six Sigma
3 7 (35.00%) CISSP
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) CISM
6 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (15.00%) DevExpress
7 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (15.00%) SCCM
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
7 3 (15.00%) FlexPod
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Business Development
7 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (15.00%) iPlanet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
1 3 (15.00%) SNMP
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (15.00%) ITSM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Business Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) SAML
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) AIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) Six Sigma
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Business Development
7 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
1 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CISMP
5 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) BS15000
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Altiris
1 3 (15.00%) DevExpress
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
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