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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 202 216 191
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 37 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.075% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.38% 0.79% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 16
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £56,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
688 506 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.09% 9.50% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 484 423 381
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Birmingham +1 20 £60,000 +9.09%
Staffordshire +13 6 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Warwickshire -7 6 £33,000 -45.00% 1
West Bromwich - 3 £35,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 32 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (43.94%) ITIL
3 28 (42.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (42.42%) Risk Management
3 28 (42.42%) Information Security
3 28 (42.42%) PCI DSS
4 27 (40.91%) CISM
5 22 (33.33%) CISA
6 20 (30.30%) IT Audit
7 16 (24.24%) CISSP
7 16 (24.24%) CRISC
8 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (19.70%) Project Management
9 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 11 (16.67%) Degree
9 11 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (15.15%) Information Governance
10 10 (15.15%) Internal Audit
11 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (13.64%) Data Privacy
11 9 (13.64%) Resilience Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Quality Management
12 8 (12.12%) Finance
12 8 (12.12%) Firewall
12 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
12 8 (12.12%) QMS
13 6 (9.09%) Process Improvement
13 6 (9.09%) MS Office
13 6 (9.09%) ISO 9001
13 6 (9.09%) MS Excel

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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Legal
3 5 (7.58%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) IT Manager
2 14 (21.21%) Security Manager
3 11 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 11 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Auditor
4 9 (13.64%) Risk Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Consultant
5 8 (12.12%) IT Risk Manager
6 5 (7.58%) COBIT Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Information Security Auditor
6 5 (7.58%) Quality Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Security Auditor
6 5 (7.58%) Vendor Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Audit Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) IT Audit Manager
7 4 (6.06%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.06%) FMCG
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Unix
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 28 (42.42%) Information Security
2 28 (42.42%) Risk Management
3 20 (30.30%) IT Audit
4 13 (19.70%) Project Management
4 13 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 11 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (15.15%) Information Governance
6 10 (15.15%) Internal Audit
7 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (13.64%) Data Privacy
7 9 (13.64%) Quality Management
7 9 (13.64%) Resilience Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Data Protection
8 8 (12.12%) QMS
9 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.09%) Process Improvement
9 6 (9.09%) Service Management
10 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) CISM
2 22 (33.33%) CISA
3 16 (24.24%) CISSP
3 16 (24.24%) CRISC
4 11 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.55%) CISMP
7 1 (1.52%) CASP
7 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.52%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (48.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (42.42%) PCI DSS
2 28 (42.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (9.09%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.55%) ISO22301
4 3 (4.55%) QA
5 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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