The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 205 196 194
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 6 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.38% 3.05% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Average salary £35,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £44,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +27.90%
COBIT
England

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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
436 459 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.11% 8.32% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 358 386 401
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £25,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

COBIT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

COBIT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

COBIT Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

COBIT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham -2 3 £32,500 -43.47%
Coventry -2 1 £38,500 -
Staffordshire -10 1 £22,000 -56.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £58,500 - 1
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (52.00%) Information Security
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (28.00%) Service Management
7 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
8 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
8 6 (24.00%) CISSP
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (24.00%) Retail
9 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 4 (16.00%) Finacle
10 4 (16.00%) Temenos T24
10 4 (16.00%) Misys Equation
10 4 (16.00%) Marketing
10 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (16.00%) Basel II
10 4 (16.00%) Misys
10 4 (16.00%) Temenos
10 4 (16.00%) Chordiant
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) SAP
10 4 (16.00%) APACS

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 4 (16.00%) Misys Equation
1 4 (16.00%) Temenos T24
1 4 (16.00%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 5 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 4 (16.00%) Automotive
4 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Management Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Business Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Management Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Auditor
4 2 (8.00%) IT Auditor
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Risk Management
4 10 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (28.00%) Service Management
6 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Logistics
8 4 (16.00%) MODAF
8 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
9 2 (8.00%) Data Security
9 2 (8.00%) Security Management
9 2 (8.00%) ERP
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Analytics
10 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) QiCA
3 1 (4.00%) GIAC
3 1 (4.00%) GCIA
3 1 (4.00%) GCIH
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CRISC
3 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (16.00%) Basel II
4 4 (16.00%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
1 4 (16.00%) Chordiant
1 4 (16.00%) Misys
1 4 (16.00%) Temenos
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago