Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 133 159
Rank change year-on-year -44 +26 +35
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 9 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.07% 3.11% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,500 £47,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,850 £55,875
North West median annual salary £30,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -41.90% +7.69% -5.80%

COBIT is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 435 289 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.44% 12.84% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 288 211 254
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,050 £65,000 £60,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Cheshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT in Cheshire.

Salary trend for COBIT in Cheshire

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for COBIT in Cheshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +21 3 £30,500 -1.61%
Knutsford -48 1 - -
COBIT
North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) IT Governance
3 5 (55.56%) COSO
3 5 (55.56%) CRISC
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
3 5 (55.56%) CISM
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (11.11%) GIS
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
7 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Change Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Governance Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
3 5 (55.56%) IT Governance
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISA
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) COSO
2 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) IBM