The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 74 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.14% 1.26% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.67% 9.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +13.98%
COBIT
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
60 87 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.21% 13.66% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 31
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Staffordshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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
Rugeley - 1 £22,000 -
COBIT
West Midlands

COBIT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) GCIA
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) GCIA
1 1 (50.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft