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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 207 222 218
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 32 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.070% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.92% 0.68% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 2 8
Median salary £62,500 £66,250 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +14.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £61,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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
816 591 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.26% 10.42% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 558 465 407
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 16 £66,250 -
Staffordshire -1 11 £67,500 -6.89%
West Bromwich -2 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Coventry - 1 £43,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 38 (56.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (49.25%) Risk Management
3 32 (47.76%) Information Security
4 31 (46.27%) PCI DSS
5 29 (43.28%) ITIL
6 26 (38.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (38.81%) CISM
7 20 (29.85%) CISA
8 18 (26.87%) CISSP
9 15 (22.39%) IT Audit
10 13 (19.40%) Data Protection
10 13 (19.40%) CRISC
11 12 (17.91%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (17.91%) Project Management
11 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (16.42%) Firewall
12 11 (16.42%) Quality Management
12 11 (16.42%) Internal Audit
13 10 (14.93%) Business Continuity
13 10 (14.93%) QMS
14 9 (13.43%) Finance
15 8 (11.94%) MS Office
15 8 (11.94%) ISO 9001
15 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
15 8 (11.94%) Degree
15 8 (11.94%) ISMS
16 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
16 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
16 6 (8.96%) Legal

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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IaaS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) IPsec
2 3 (4.48%) LAN
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) VPN
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) Wireless
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) IT Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Security Manager
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Information Manager
3 12 (17.91%) Information Security Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Auditor
5 7 (10.45%) Quality Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Information Security Auditor
6 6 (8.96%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Security Auditor
7 5 (7.46%) COBIT Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Risk Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Vendor Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) IT Risk Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Compliance Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.48%) NHS
4 2 (2.99%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Risk Management
2 32 (47.76%) Information Security
3 29 (43.28%) ITIL
4 15 (22.39%) IT Audit
5 13 (19.40%) Data Protection
6 12 (17.91%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (17.91%) Project Management
6 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (16.42%) Internal Audit
7 11 (16.42%) Quality Management
8 10 (14.93%) Business Continuity
8 10 (14.93%) QMS
9 8 (11.94%) ISMS
10 6 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Process Improvement
10 6 (8.96%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.96%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 26 (38.81%) CISM
2 20 (29.85%) CISA
3 18 (26.87%) CISSP
4 13 (19.40%) CRISC
5 8 (11.94%) Degree
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.97%) CISMP
8 2 (2.99%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (56.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (46.27%) PCI DSS
3 26 (38.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (11.94%) ISO 9001
5 4 (5.97%) ISO22301
6 3 (4.48%) QA
7 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (2.99%) BT
1 2 (2.99%) Casewise
1 2 (2.99%) IBM
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
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