The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 101 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 0.15% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.05% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £33,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
COBIT
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
131 151 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.47% 11.39% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 100 120 119
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

COBIT
Salary Trend in Wales

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

COBIT Salary Trend in Wales

COBIT
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
South Wales +6 4 - -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) BYOD
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) CISA
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) BCP
3 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (57.14%) Internet of Things
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) BYOD
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
3 4 (57.14%) OWASP
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) BCP
3 4 (57.14%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISA
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft