The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK
Rank 574 546 672
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +126
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 286 437 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.44% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.08% 3.58% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 250 367 218
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £58,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9299 12217 11829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.20% 12.17% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7413 9710 9280
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

COBIT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT within the UK.

COBIT Salary Trend in the UK

COBIT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the UK

COBIT
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England -19 280 £62,500 -3.84% 29
London +1 163 £63,750 -5.55% 17
South East +65 50 £60,000 -14.28% 2
City of London +23 40 £45,000 -18.18% 3
South West +26 24 £60,000 -7.69% 3
East of England +14 21 £71,000 +29.09% 3
Hampshire +29 12 £60,000 -25.00%
Wiltshire +21 11 £45,000 -30.76%
North West -17 11 £55,000 +13.98% 3
Buckinghamshire - 11 £55,000 -
Kent - 11 £60,000 -
High Wycombe - 11 £55,000 -
Southampton - 11 £60,000 -
West Midlands -13 10 £85,000 +41.66%
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £60,000 -
Coventry - 9 £86,250 -
Surrey +44 8 £66,250 +20.45% 1
Chippenham +7 8 £44,375 -31.73%
Hertfordshire +4 8 £72,500 -14.70%
Bristol +7 7 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Manchester -24 7 £67,500 +58.82% 3
Royston - 7 £65,000 -
Guildford +32 6 £66,250 -
Oxfordshire +27 6 £77,500 +2.64%
Bedfordshire +17 6 £67,250 +28.09% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £85,000 +107.31%
East Sussex +8 6 £60,000 -14.28%
Dorset - 6 £60,000 -
Bromley - 6 - -
Bournemouth - 6 £60,000 -

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for COBIT.

1 370 (58.92%) ITIL
2 346 (55.10%) Information Security
3 307 (48.89%) Finance
4 270 (42.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 246 (39.17%) CISSP
6 213 (33.92%) CISM
7 175 (27.87%) Risk Management
8 171 (27.23%) CISA
8 171 (27.23%) Management Information System
9 138 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 113 (17.99%) Security Management
11 106 (16.88%) CRISC
12 102 (16.24%) Security Architecture
12 102 (16.24%) Degree
13 99 (15.76%) Risk Assessment
14 97 (15.45%) Banking
15 96 (15.29%) Information Security Management
16 91 (14.49%) TOGAF
17 86 (13.69%) Project Management
18 76 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
19 75 (11.94%) Service Management
19 75 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
20 71 (11.31%) PCI DSS
21 70 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
22 67 (10.67%) Firewall
22 67 (10.67%) SIEM
23 66 (10.51%) Computer Science
24 62 (9.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
25 58 (9.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
26 57 (9.08%) Information Assurance

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (0.96%) IIS
3 5 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.32%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.16%) CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.18%) MS Visio
3 13 (2.07%) MS Office
4 12 (1.91%) Casewise Modeler
5 8 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.75%) assyst
2 8 (1.27%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.27%) PaaS
4 8 (1.27%) SaaS
5 7 (1.11%) IaaS
6 5 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.67%) Firewall
2 27 (4.30%) Network Security
3 11 (1.75%) Internet
4 9 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (1.43%) LAN
5 8 (1.27%) WAN
6 6 (0.96%) VPN
7 4 (0.64%) SAN
7 4 (0.64%) SSL
7 4 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.64%) Wireless
8 2 (0.32%) LDAP
8 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.16%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.16%) DHCP
9 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.16%) HTTP
9 1 (0.16%) IPsec
9 1 (0.16%) VLAN
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.39%) Big Data
2 12 (1.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.27%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.32%) DB2
5 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.32%) GIS
5 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.32%) MySQL
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.16%) DataStage
6 1 (0.16%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.32%) MorphX
1 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 307 (48.89%) Finance
2 97 (15.45%) Banking
3 31 (4.94%) Legal
4 27 (4.30%) Retail
5 16 (2.55%) Marketing
6 15 (2.39%) German Language
7 12 (1.91%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.43%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.27%) Publishing
10 8 (1.27%) Spanish Language
11 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.96%) French Language
11 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.80%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (24.84%) Analyst
2 125 (19.90%) Consultant
3 103 (16.40%) Security Analyst
4 78 (12.42%) Security Manager
5 70 (11.15%) IT Manager
6 65 (10.35%) IT Analyst
7 51 (8.12%) Architect
8 45 (7.17%) Information Manager
9 39 (6.21%) Risk Analyst
10 38 (6.05%) Information Analyst
10 38 (6.05%) Information Security Analyst
10 38 (6.05%) IT Consultant
11 37 (5.89%) Information Security Manager
11 37 (5.89%) Risk Manager
12 36 (5.73%) Governance Manager
13 35 (5.57%) IT Risk Analyst
14 34 (5.41%) Security Officer
15 30 (4.78%) Information Security Officer
15 30 (4.78%) Security Consultant
16 27 (4.30%) Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.43%) .NET
2 5 (0.80%) OAuth
2 5 (0.80%) OpenID
2 5 (0.80%) SailPoint
2 5 (0.80%) SAML
3 4 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.48%) Java EE
5 2 (0.32%) CSS
5 2 (0.32%) CSS3
5 2 (0.32%) HTML
5 2 (0.32%) HTML5
5 2 (0.32%) SOAP
5 2 (0.32%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.16%) ODBC
6 1 (0.16%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.16%) RESTful
6 1 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 171 (27.23%) Management Information System
2 75 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (10.51%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.18%) Online Banking
5 12 (1.91%) Cryptography
6 11 (1.75%) CESG
7 9 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.27%) CMDB
8 8 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 8 (1.27%) NHS
9 7 (1.11%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.11%) Statistics
9 7 (1.11%) Taxonomies
10 6 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (0.96%) FMCG
11 5 (0.80%) PMI
12 3 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.10%) Windows
2 23 (3.66%) Unix
3 11 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.16%) Android
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (58.92%) ITIL
2 346 (55.10%) Information Security
3 175 (27.87%) Risk Management
4 138 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (17.99%) Security Management
6 102 (16.24%) Security Architecture
7 99 (15.76%) Risk Assessment
8 96 (15.29%) Information Security Management
9 91 (14.49%) TOGAF
10 86 (13.69%) Project Management
11 76 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 75 (11.94%) Service Management
13 70 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
14 67 (10.67%) SIEM
15 57 (9.08%) Information Assurance
16 54 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (8.44%) Internal Audit
18 51 (8.12%) IT Governance
19 48 (7.64%) PRINCE2
20 47 (7.48%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.37%) SQL
2 34 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 30 (4.78%) Python
4 23 (3.66%) PHP
5 22 (3.50%) C
6 3 (0.48%) C#
6 3 (0.48%) Java
7 2 (0.32%) X++
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 246 (39.17%) CISSP
2 213 (33.92%) CISM
3 171 (27.23%) CISA
4 106 (16.88%) CRISC
5 102 (16.24%) Degree
6 27 (4.30%) Security Cleared
7 26 (4.14%) SANS
8 25 (3.98%) CEH
9 24 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
10 22 (3.50%) CISMP
11 21 (3.34%) SC Cleared
12 16 (2.55%) CGEIT
12 16 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (2.55%) CompTIA Security+
12 16 (2.55%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (2.23%) GIAC
14 13 (2.07%) CESG Certified Professional
15 11 (1.75%) ISACA
16 10 (1.59%) GISF
17 9 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 270 (42.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (11.31%) PCI DSS
3 62 (9.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 58 (9.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (3.18%) ISO27002
6 15 (2.39%) COSO
7 12 (1.91%) ISO22301
7 12 (1.91%) SLA
8 11 (1.75%) QA
9 8 (1.27%) BS7799
9 8 (1.27%) GDPR
9 8 (1.27%) SSAE 16
10 6 (0.96%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.80%) BS25999
11 5 (0.80%) ISO27005
12 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.64%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 22 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) NDS
3 2 (0.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (0.32%) vCloud
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) Snort
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (1.27%) CSIRT
2 5 (0.80%) OpenAM
2 5 (0.80%) OpenIDM
3 3 (0.48%) Nagios
3 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (0.32%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.32%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (5.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.82%) Oracle
3 18 (2.87%) Cisco
3 18 (2.87%) SAP
4 17 (2.71%) IBM
5 16 (2.55%) VMware
6 15 (2.39%) CA
7 12 (1.91%) Casewise
7 12 (1.91%) OpenText
8 9 (1.43%) Cognizant
8 9 (1.43%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.96%) HP
9 6 (0.96%) Remedy
10 5 (0.80%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.80%) ForgeRock
10 5 (0.80%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.64%) Fortinet
11 4 (0.64%) Lotus
12 3 (0.48%) Citrix
12 3 (0.48%) Intel Security
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Police
Salary: salary c £39k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Police
Salary: salary c £39k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + car, pension, shares, annual bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum 50-80K
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Merlin Entertainments Group
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 19 days ago