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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 562 575 697
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +122
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 336 417 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.27% 3.34% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 290 346 231
Median salary £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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
10270 12478 12792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.46% 11.75% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8138 9883 10088
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%

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 9 December 2016 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 9 December 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
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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
England +19 328 £61,250 +0.40% 39
London +32 185 £67,500 +8.87% 19
South East +82 55 £60,000 -4.00% 2
City of London +16 40 £46,000 -16.36% 6
South West +25 28 £48,000 -26.15% 3
North West -19 24 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Surrey +35 20 £69,000 +10.40%
Wiltshire +15 17 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Manchester -13 16 £49,250 +23.12%
East of England +4 15 £66,500 +23.72% 8
West Midlands -6 13 £70,000 +19.14% 1
Hampshire +15 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Guildford - 11 £70,000 -
Kent - 10 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +43 9 £83,750 +10.92%
Scotland +19 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Edinburgh +13 8 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Cheshire +17 7 £52,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 7 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Southampton - 7 £60,000 -
Royston - 7 £65,000 -
Oxford - 7 £61,250 -
Chippenham +3 6 £45,000 -30.23% 1
Gloucestershire -13 6 £60,000 -17.09% 1
Coventry - 6 £85,000 -
Cheltenham - 6 £60,000 - 1
Staines -1 5 - -
Northamptonshire - 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £55,000 -

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 with a requirement for COBIT.

1 406 (58.42%) Information Security
2 401 (57.70%) ITIL
3 334 (48.06%) Finance
4 322 (46.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 309 (44.46%) CISSP
6 251 (36.12%) CISM
7 219 (31.51%) CISA
8 195 (28.06%) Management Information System
8 195 (28.06%) Risk Management
9 157 (22.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 135 (19.42%) Degree
11 122 (17.55%) CRISC
12 117 (16.83%) Security Management
13 112 (16.12%) Banking
14 111 (15.97%) PCI DSS
15 108 (15.54%) Risk Assessment
16 105 (15.11%) Security Architecture
17 100 (14.39%) Cybersecurity
18 96 (13.81%) Information Security Management
18 96 (13.81%) Project Management
19 92 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
20 86 (12.37%) TOGAF
21 84 (12.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 82 (11.80%) Computer Science
23 79 (11.37%) Service Management
24 76 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
25 74 (10.65%) SIEM
25 74 (10.65%) IT Governance
26 65 (9.35%) Penetration Testing
27 64 (9.21%) IT Audit

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 (1.15%) IIS
1 8 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (0.86%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.14%) CMS
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.45%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.87%) MS Office
4 12 (1.73%) Casewise Modeler
4 12 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) assyst
2 7 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.58%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.73%) SaaS
4 9 (1.29%) IaaS
5 8 (1.15%) PaaS
6 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.72%) Office 365
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (8.78%) Firewall
2 29 (4.17%) Network Security
3 11 (1.58%) VPN
4 10 (1.44%) Internet
4 10 (1.44%) LAN
4 10 (1.44%) WAN
5 8 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.86%) Wireless
7 5 (0.72%) SSL
8 4 (0.58%) DNS
8 4 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.43%) SAN
10 2 (0.29%) HTTP
10 2 (0.29%) IPsec
10 2 (0.29%) LDAP
10 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.14%) DHCP
11 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.73%) Big Data
3 4 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.58%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.43%) GIS
4 3 (0.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.29%) DB2
5 2 (0.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.29%) MySQL
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.14%) DataStage
6 1 (0.14%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 3 (0.43%) MorphX
1 3 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 334 (48.06%) Finance
2 112 (16.12%) Banking
3 45 (6.47%) Legal
4 29 (4.17%) Retail
5 23 (3.31%) Marketing
6 21 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.45%) Law
8 16 (2.30%) Investment Banking
9 15 (2.16%) German Language
10 14 (2.01%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.58%) Publishing
12 10 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.15%) Spanish Language
14 7 (1.01%) Electronics
15 6 (0.86%) French Language
16 1 (0.14%) Automotive
16 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (23.17%) Analyst
2 144 (20.72%) Consultant
3 108 (15.54%) Security Manager
4 107 (15.40%) Security Analyst
5 77 (11.08%) Information Manager
6 73 (10.50%) IT Manager
7 69 (9.93%) Information Security Manager
8 67 (9.64%) IT Analyst
9 56 (8.06%) Architect
10 42 (6.04%) Risk Analyst
11 40 (5.76%) Risk Manager
12 39 (5.61%) Information Analyst
12 39 (5.61%) Information Security Analyst
13 38 (5.47%) IT Risk Analyst
13 38 (5.47%) Security Consultant
14 36 (5.18%) IT Consultant
14 36 (5.18%) Security Officer
15 34 (4.89%) Governance Manager
16 31 (4.46%) Information Security Officer
17 30 (4.32%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.58%) .NET
1 11 (1.58%) Middleware
2 7 (1.01%) SailPoint
3 6 (0.86%) Java EE
3 6 (0.86%) SOAP
4 5 (0.72%) OAuth
4 5 (0.72%) OpenID
4 5 (0.72%) RESTful
4 5 (0.72%) SAML
5 4 (0.58%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.43%) CSS
6 3 (0.43%) CSS3
6 3 (0.43%) HTML
6 3 (0.43%) HTML5
7 2 (0.29%) XML
8 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.14%) ODBC
8 1 (0.14%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 195 (28.06%) Management Information System
2 92 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (11.80%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 20 (2.88%) Online Banking
6 15 (2.16%) CESG
7 11 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
8 10 (1.44%) Cryptography
8 10 (1.44%) Mainframe
8 10 (1.44%) Statistics
9 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.15%) CMDB
10 8 (1.15%) Cybercrime
10 8 (1.15%) NHS
11 6 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
11 6 (0.86%) iSeries
11 6 (0.86%) Taxonomies
12 5 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.05%) Windows
2 35 (5.04%) Unix
3 20 (2.88%) Linux
4 2 (0.29%) HPUX
4 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.14%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.14%) Solaris
5 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (58.42%) Information Security
2 401 (57.70%) ITIL
3 195 (28.06%) Risk Management
4 157 (22.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (16.83%) Security Management
6 108 (15.54%) Risk Assessment
7 105 (15.11%) Security Architecture
8 100 (14.39%) Cybersecurity
9 96 (13.81%) Information Security Management
9 96 (13.81%) Project Management
10 86 (12.37%) TOGAF
11 79 (11.37%) Service Management
12 76 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 74 (10.65%) IT Governance
13 74 (10.65%) SIEM
14 65 (9.35%) Penetration Testing
15 64 (9.21%) IT Audit
16 62 (8.92%) Information Assurance
17 61 (8.78%) Internal Audit
18 60 (8.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (6.33%) SQL
2 39 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 35 (5.04%) Python
4 24 (3.45%) PHP
5 21 (3.02%) C
6 4 (0.58%) C#
6 4 (0.58%) Java
7 3 (0.43%) X++
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 309 (44.46%) CISSP
2 251 (36.12%) CISM
3 219 (31.51%) CISA
4 135 (19.42%) Degree
5 122 (17.55%) CRISC
6 33 (4.75%) CISMP
7 30 (4.32%) SANS
8 28 (4.03%) Security Cleared
9 24 (3.45%) CEH
9 24 (3.45%) CGEIT
9 24 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
10 23 (3.31%) Security+ Certification
11 21 (3.02%) SC Cleared
12 17 (2.45%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (2.30%) GISF
14 14 (2.01%) GIAC
15 12 (1.73%) PCI QSA
16 10 (1.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (46.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (15.97%) PCI DSS
3 84 (12.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 55 (7.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 31 (4.46%) ISO27002
6 23 (3.31%) ISO22301
7 16 (2.30%) COSO
8 11 (1.58%) SLA
9 10 (1.44%) SSAE 16
10 9 (1.29%) QA
11 8 (1.15%) BS7799
12 7 (1.01%) ISAE 3402
13 6 (0.86%) Data Quality
13 6 (0.86%) ISO 9001
14 5 (0.72%) BS25999
14 5 (0.72%) ISO27005
14 5 (0.72%) SEPA
14 5 (0.72%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.72%) Val IT
15 3 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.29%) NDS
4 2 (0.29%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (0.29%) vCloud
5 1 (0.14%) Snort
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (0.86%) RSA Archer
2 5 (0.72%) OpenAM
2 5 (0.72%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (0.29%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Nagios
4 1 (0.14%) Nessus
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.18%) Oracle
3 23 (3.31%) IBM
4 21 (3.02%) Cisco
4 21 (3.02%) SAP
5 16 (2.30%) VMware
6 15 (2.16%) CA
7 14 (2.01%) ServiceNow
8 13 (1.87%) Casewise
9 12 (1.73%) OpenText
10 11 (1.58%) Cognizant
10 11 (1.58%) HEAT Software
10 11 (1.58%) HP
11 7 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.86%) Sybase
13 5 (0.72%) ForgeRock
14 4 (0.58%) Fortinet
14 4 (0.58%) TOWER Software
15 3 (0.43%) Citrix
15 3 (0.43%) Lotus
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