Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 295 338
Rank change year-on-year +13 +43 +38
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 42 55 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.01% 3.65% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 69
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% +4.92%
10th Percentile £51,875 £43,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,375 £82,500 £76,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £56,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -13.46% +4.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1396 1508 2204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.63% 12.90% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1341 1830
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 31 (73.81%) Information Security
2 21 (50.00%) ITIL
2 21 (50.00%) Finance
3 20 (47.62%) CISM
4 19 (45.24%) CISSP
4 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
7 12 (28.57%) CISA
7 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 12 (28.57%) CRISC
8 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
9 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
9 9 (21.43%) Java
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) ISMS
11 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
11 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (16.67%) CyberArk
11 7 (16.67%) GDPR
12 6 (14.29%) IT Audit
12 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) .NET
12 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (14.29%) Degree
12 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management

COBIT
Co-occurring 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Intranet
1 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) AppScan
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Consultant
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Head of Security
3 5 (11.90%) IT Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) ITSM Consultant
3 5 (11.90%) Management Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) IT Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 4 (9.52%) IT Risk Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Security Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Risk Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) OAuth
2 5 (11.90%) SAML
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) OpenID
3 3 (7.14%) SailPoint
3 3 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) JSP
4 2 (4.76%) OAuth2
4 2 (4.76%) XSL
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
1 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Information Security
2 21 (50.00%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 13 (30.95%) Risk Management
6 12 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
8 8 (19.05%) ISMS
9 7 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 7 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (14.29%) IT Audit
10 6 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Project Management
10 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
11 5 (11.90%) Internal Audit
11 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery Management
11 5 (11.90%) SFIA
11 5 (11.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) VB
4 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) CISM
2 19 (45.24%) CISSP
3 12 (28.57%) CISA
3 12 (28.57%) CRISC
4 6 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) SANS
6 2 (4.76%) CLAS
7 1 (2.38%) ACCA
7 1 (2.38%) CGEIT
7 1 (2.38%) MBA
7 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 7 (16.67%) GDPR
4 2 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (2.38%) COSO
5 1 (2.38%) ISO 31000
5 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
4 3 (7.14%) ForgeRock
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Xamarin