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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 215 238 223
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 30 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.40% 1.30% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 19
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,232
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
556 694 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.96% 11.67% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 455 592 516
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +4 23 £70,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire +4 6 £45,000 -29.41%
Bristol - 1 - -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 47 (73.44%) Information Security
2 43 (67.19%) CISSP
3 31 (48.44%) ITIL
3 31 (48.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (45.31%) PCI DSS
4 29 (45.31%) CISM
5 27 (42.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 25 (39.06%) Finance
6 25 (39.06%) Degree
7 24 (37.50%) Security Management
8 22 (34.38%) Management Information System
9 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
10 17 (26.56%) Information Security Management
11 16 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
12 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (23.44%) CESG Certified Professional
13 14 (21.88%) CISA
14 12 (18.75%) ISMS
14 12 (18.75%) ISO27002
15 11 (17.19%) CISMP
16 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
16 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
17 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
17 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
17 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (12.50%) Time Management
17 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (12.50%) PRINCE

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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) GIS
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.94%) German Language
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Consultant
2 15 (23.44%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Security Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Compliance Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Security Consultant
5 9 (14.06%) Security Manager
6 8 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
7 7 (10.94%) Audit Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Information Manager
7 7 (10.94%) Information Security Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (9.38%) IT Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Risk Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Information Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Security Operations Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Software Consultant
11 2 (3.13%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
1 2 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Management Information System
2 16 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) CESG
5 5 (7.81%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (7.81%) SCADA
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) FMCG
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Information Security
2 31 (48.44%) ITIL
3 24 (37.50%) Security Management
4 19 (29.69%) Risk Management
5 17 (26.56%) Information Security Management
6 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
6 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (18.75%) ISMS
8 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.50%) PRINCE
9 8 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
9 8 (12.50%) Security Operations
9 8 (12.50%) Time Management
10 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
11 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (9.38%) SIEM
11 6 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (9.38%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 43 (67.19%) CISSP
2 29 (45.31%) CISM
3 25 (39.06%) Degree
4 15 (23.44%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (21.88%) CISA
6 11 (17.19%) CISMP
7 8 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (10.94%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (48.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (45.31%) PCI DSS
3 27 (42.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (18.75%) ISO27002
5 4 (6.25%) ISO22301
6 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) IBM
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) Cognizant