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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 218 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.82% 1.19% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 7
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £50,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £61,000 £60,100
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
769 671 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.27% 12.63% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 511 511 454
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
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
Coventry -4 3 £92,500 +54.16%
Birmingham -29 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Solihull - 3 £37,500 - 1
Shropshire - 3 - - 1
Warwickshire +1 1 £100,000 +60.00%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 26 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (52.17%) Information Security
3 21 (45.65%) Risk Management
4 20 (43.48%) PCI DSS
5 18 (39.13%) CISSP
5 18 (39.13%) CISA
5 18 (39.13%) CISM
6 14 (30.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 11 (23.91%) Data Protection
9 9 (19.57%) ISMS
9 9 (19.57%) Internal Audit
10 7 (15.22%) CRISC
10 7 (15.22%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.04%) Legal
11 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (10.87%) IT Governance
12 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
12 5 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (10.87%) Finance
12 5 (10.87%) Service Management
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) IPsec
2 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 3 (6.52%) SSL
2 3 (6.52%) VPN
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (13.04%) Legal
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) IT Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Auditor
5 5 (10.87%) COBIT Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Vendor Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Information Security Auditor
6 4 (8.70%) Security Auditor
7 3 (6.52%) Governance Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) IT Governance Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Process Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Quality Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) STB
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Information Security
2 21 (45.65%) Risk Management
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 11 (23.91%) Data Protection
5 9 (19.57%) Internal Audit
5 9 (19.57%) ISMS
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) IT Governance
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (10.87%) Service Management
9 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 4 (8.70%) Remediation Plan
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) CISA
1 18 (39.13%) CISM
1 18 (39.13%) CISSP
2 7 (15.22%) CRISC
3 4 (8.70%) CISMP
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (6.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.17%) SANS
6 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (43.48%) PCI DSS
3 14 (30.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (10.87%) ISO 9001
5 2 (4.35%) BS7799
5 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (4.35%) ISO22301
5 2 (4.35%) QA
6 1 (2.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) BT
2 2 (4.35%) Casewise
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago