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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 247 271
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 8 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 1.99% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 14
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

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 742 854 1008
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 11.92% 12.67% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 567 705 740
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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
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 26 June 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
Bedfordshire +26 6 £56,000 -17.03%
Cambridgeshire -17 2 £60,000 +4.34%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 13 (81.25%) Management Information System
3 12 (75.00%) CISSP
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (37.50%) CISA
6 6 (37.50%) CRISC
6 6 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
6 6 (37.50%) IT Audit
6 6 (37.50%) NIST 800
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (25.00%) CISMP
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 4 (25.00%) PCI QSA
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (12.50%) Software Licensing
9 2 (12.50%) People Management
9 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
9 2 (12.50%) GIAC
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 2 (12.50%) Security Management
9 2 (12.50%) CISM
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

COBIT
Co-occurring 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 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Audit Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Compliance Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Governance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Head of IT
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT Operations
5 1 (6.25%) Head of IT Services
5 1 (6.25%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) Information Security Governance
4 6 (37.50%) IT Audit
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (12.50%) Security Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Software Licensing
8 1 (6.25%) CMMI
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (37.50%) CISA
2 6 (37.50%) CRISC
3 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (25.00%) CISMP
3 4 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (25.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) NIST 800
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
2 1 (6.25%) SAP