The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 198 211 185
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 23 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.10% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.32% 0.85% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £64,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £55,200 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,800 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +6.66%
COBIT
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
533 585 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.20% 12.06% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 433 461 391
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £52,550
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing COBIT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

COBIT Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Leeds +21 19 £40,000 -
Bradford -3 2 £35,000 -
COBIT
Yorkshire

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 33 (94.29%) ITIL
2 23 (65.71%) Information Security
3 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
4 21 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (42.86%) Windows
6 14 (40.00%) CISSP
6 14 (40.00%) Finance
7 13 (37.14%) CISM
8 11 (31.43%) CISA
9 10 (28.57%) Unix
10 9 (25.71%) Oracle
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) IIS
10 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
10 9 (25.71%) IISP
10 9 (25.71%) ISAE 3402
10 9 (25.71%) SSAE 16
11 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
11 8 (22.86%) Firewall
11 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
13 6 (17.14%) Degree
13 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
13 6 (17.14%) IT Audit
14 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.43%) IPsec
3 4 (11.43%) PuTTY
3 4 (11.43%) SSH
3 4 (11.43%) SSL
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Back Office
3 3 (8.57%) Law
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Auditor
1 8 (22.86%) IT Auditor
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Information Security Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Support Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Information Officer
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Auditor
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Security Auditor
5 2 (5.71%) Security Auditor
5 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.86%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) SOAP
1 4 (11.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) ITIL
2 23 (65.71%) Information Security
3 8 (22.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (22.86%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
4 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (17.14%) IT Audit
5 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) CMMI
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Data Security
8 2 (5.71%) ITSM
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) CISM
3 11 (31.43%) CISA
4 9 (25.71%) IISP
4 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) CCA
6 5 (14.29%) CISMP
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (14.29%) ISACA
6 5 (14.29%) MCP
7 4 (11.43%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (11.43%) SANS
7 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (5.71%) CGEIT
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (2.86%) CCNP
9 1 (2.86%) CEH
9 1 (2.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (62.86%) PCI DSS
2 21 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (25.71%) ISAE 3402
3 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (25.71%) SSAE 16
4 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (5.71%) QA
6 1 (2.86%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Hyperic
1 4 (11.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco