The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 29 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 4.10% 3.45% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 47.06% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £71,000 £82,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +15.78%
COBIT
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 8.72% 10.34% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 18
Average salary £50,000 £82,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% +106.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £54,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,400 £45,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

COBIT
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Stirling

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in Stirling

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (66.67%) People Management
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) AS400
5 3 (33.33%) Unisys
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) RACF
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) PKI
7 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) AIX
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Risk Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Governance Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) People Management
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) RACF
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Unisys
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) VMware