The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England / East of England
Rank 236 233 258
Rank change year-on-year -3 +25  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 8 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.25% 3.56% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 11
Median salary £85,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.82% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £30,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,500 £55,000
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 East of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 642 1012 943
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.69% 13.91% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 511 737 717
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

COBIT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +12 6 £85,000 +47.82%
Hertfordshire +10 1 £95,000 +137.50%
Bedfordshire -2 1 £72,500 +20.83%
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 26 (89.66%) Information Security
2 20 (68.97%) CISSP
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
4 15 (51.72%) Information Security Management
4 15 (51.72%) Security Management
5 14 (48.28%) GIAC
5 14 (48.28%) Information Assurance
5 14 (48.28%) Regulatory Compliance
6 12 (41.38%) CEH
7 10 (34.48%) CISM
8 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
9 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
10 4 (13.79%) CISA
10 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
11 3 (10.34%) Firewall
11 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (6.90%) Finance
12 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
12 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
12 2 (6.90%) CISMP
12 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
12 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
12 2 (6.90%) PCI QSA

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP Manager
1 14 (48.28%) Governance Manager
1 14 (48.28%) Security Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Audit Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Audit Manager
3 2 (6.90%) COBIT Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Compliance Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Head of IT
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) COBIT Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Head of IT Operations
4 1 (3.45%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (3.45%) Head of Operations
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Information Security
2 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 15 (51.72%) Information Security Management
3 15 (51.72%) Security Management
4 14 (48.28%) Information Assurance
4 14 (48.28%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (24.14%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
9 2 (6.90%) People Management
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) SIEM
9 2 (6.90%) Software Licensing
10 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) GIAC
3 12 (41.38%) CEH
4 10 (34.48%) CISM
5 4 (13.79%) CISA
6 2 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (6.90%) CISMP
6 2 (6.90%) PCI QSA
7 1 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.90%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.45%) SAP