The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
London / City of London
Rank 200 230 264
Rank change year-on-year +30 +34  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 18 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.68% 3.92% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 45
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £85,000 £91,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.34%  

COBIT is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 671 994 1295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.22% 14.06% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 624 825 1090
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing COBIT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the City of London

COBIT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the City of London

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the City of London

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 52 (82.54%) ITIL
2 48 (76.19%) Management Information System
2 48 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (66.67%) Finance
4 40 (63.49%) Information Security
5 32 (50.79%) Risk Assessment
5 32 (50.79%) Information Security Management
5 32 (50.79%) Security Management
6 30 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 30 (47.62%) Security Architecture
7 27 (42.86%) Firewall
8 15 (23.81%) CISSP
9 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
9 13 (20.63%) Process Improvement
10 12 (19.05%) Banking
11 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
12 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 9 (14.29%) IT Governance
13 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (12.70%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (12.70%) CRISC
13 8 (12.70%) Database Security
13 8 (12.70%) SIEM
13 8 (12.70%) CGEIT
13 8 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (12.70%) Project Management
13 8 (12.70%) Publishing
13 8 (12.70%) Data Management
13 8 (12.70%) IT Audit
14 7 (11.11%) Quality Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.17%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 42 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Publishing
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
5 3 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) German Language
6 2 (3.17%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Analyst
2 30 (47.62%) Security Analyst
3 22 (34.92%) Information Analyst
3 22 (34.92%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Risk Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Audit Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) COBIT Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Information Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Information Risk Manager
5 8 (12.70%) IT Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) IT Risk Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Risk Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Governance Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) IT Governance Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Information Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Security Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.76%) ITSM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 48 (76.19%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Blog
3 1 (1.59%) BYOD
3 1 (1.59%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (82.54%) ITIL
2 40 (63.49%) Information Security
3 32 (50.79%) Information Security Management
3 32 (50.79%) Risk Assessment
3 32 (50.79%) Security Management
4 30 (47.62%) Security Architecture
5 13 (20.63%) Process Improvement
5 13 (20.63%) Risk Management
6 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
7 9 (14.29%) IT Governance
7 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.70%) Data Management
8 8 (12.70%) Database Security
8 8 (12.70%) IT Audit
8 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 8 (12.70%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (12.70%) SIEM
9 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.11%) Quality Management
10 5 (7.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) C
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) CISSP
2 8 (12.70%) CGEIT
2 8 (12.70%) CRISC
2 8 (12.70%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (11.11%) ISACA
4 4 (6.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) CISM
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) CISA
6 1 (1.59%) PgMP
6 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PMP
6 1 (1.59%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 7 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.35%) SLA
5 3 (4.76%) PMBOK
6 2 (3.17%) PMO
7 1 (1.59%) BS25999
7 1 (1.59%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Apple
4 1 (1.59%) BMC
4 1 (1.59%) Remedy
4 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow