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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 203 249 207
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -42
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 32 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.10% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.84% 0.86% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 24
Median salary £41,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £54,050 £44,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £67,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
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
548 696 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.19% 11.80% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 465 580 515
Median salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

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 25 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 25 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 15 £80,000 +14.28% 2
Bristol +19 6 £38,500 -25.24%
Somerset - 6 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Wiltshire +9 1 £82,500 +37.50% 2
Devon - 1 £42,500 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 32 (59.26%) ITIL
2 28 (51.85%) CISSP
3 26 (48.15%) Information Security
4 25 (46.30%) Degree
5 22 (40.74%) PCI DSS
6 21 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 20 (37.04%) CISM
7 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (33.33%) Finance
8 18 (33.33%) Security Management
9 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
10 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.07%) Risk Management
11 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (22.22%) Information Security Management
13 11 (20.37%) ISMS
14 10 (18.52%) CESG Certified Professional
15 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
15 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 9 (16.67%) .NET
16 8 (14.81%) PCI QSA
16 8 (14.81%) Security Operations
17 7 (12.96%) ISO27002
17 7 (12.96%) Time Management
17 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
17 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
17 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
17 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
17 7 (12.96%) CESG

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 6 (11.11%) iPlanet
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) LDAP
1 6 (11.11%) SNMP
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) GIS
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) German Language
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Consultant
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Audit Consultant
2 9 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Business Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Compliance Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Information Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Software Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) HTML
2 6 (11.11%) SAML
2 6 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.96%) CESG
4 5 (9.26%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (9.26%) SCADA
5 3 (5.56%) NHS
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) FMCG
7 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) ITIL
2 26 (48.15%) Information Security
3 18 (33.33%) Security Management
4 13 (24.07%) Risk Management
4 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 11 (20.37%) ISMS
7 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (14.81%) Security Operations
9 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.96%) PRINCE
9 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
9 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.96%) Time Management
10 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 6 (11.11%) ITSM
10 6 (11.11%) Scrum
10 6 (11.11%) Service Management
10 6 (11.11%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
1 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (51.85%) CISSP
2 25 (46.30%) Degree
3 20 (37.04%) CISM
4 10 (18.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (14.81%) PCI QSA
6 7 (12.96%) CISA
6 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (7.41%) CISMP
9 2 (3.70%) CRISC
10 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) PCI DSS
2 21 (38.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (12.96%) ISO27002
5 4 (7.41%) ISO22301
6 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.85%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Altiris
2 6 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.85%) Sourcefire
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago