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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 233 240 223
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 19 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.14% 1.24% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 7
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
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
606 563 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.66% 9.61% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 487 433 547
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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
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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +9 9 £65,000 - 1
Bristol -1 5 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Gloucestershire +6 4 £76,186 - 2
Dorset - 1 - - 2
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (86.11%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Finance
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 18 (50.00%) Banking
4 18 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 17 (47.22%) TOGAF
6 15 (41.67%) SOA
7 14 (38.89%) Java
7 14 (38.89%) Information Architecture
8 13 (36.11%) Analytics
8 13 (36.11%) Degree
8 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
8 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (33.33%) Migration
9 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (33.33%) Data Transformation
9 12 (33.33%) Business Transformation
9 12 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
11 9 (25.00%) ITSM
11 9 (25.00%) Service Management
12 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
12 8 (22.22%) Retail
13 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 6 (16.67%) Information Security
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.89%) CISM
14 5 (13.89%) Project Management
14 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
14 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
1 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) LDAP
1 4 (11.11%) SNMP
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Banking
3 13 (36.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (22.22%) Retail
5 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
6 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
2 14 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Business Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Auditor
5 3 (8.33%) IT Auditor
6 2 (5.56%) Management Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Network Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) SAML
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) CESG
2 3 (8.33%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) TOGAF
3 15 (41.67%) SOA
4 14 (38.89%) Information Architecture
5 13 (36.11%) Analytics
5 13 (36.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (33.33%) Business Transformation
6 12 (33.33%) Data Transformation
6 12 (33.33%) Migration
6 12 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
7 9 (25.00%) ITSM
7 9 (25.00%) Service Management
8 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
9 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 6 (16.67%) Information Security
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
2 5 (13.89%) CISSP
3 4 (11.11%) CISA
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.33%) CRISC
5 2 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (5.56%) CISMP
5 2 (5.56%) PCI QSA
5 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.78%) CEH
6 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Altiris
2 4 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
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