The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 152 161
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.34% 0.083%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% 2.21% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £95,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +137.50% -  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 271 407 360
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 12.17% 15.53% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 224 282 269
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (87.50%) CEH
2 7 (87.50%) Information Assurance
2 7 (87.50%) GIAC
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) CMMI
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) SAP

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Governance Manager
1 7 (87.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (87.50%) Information Assurance
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) Regulatory Compliance
2 7 (87.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) CMMI
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CEH
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
1 7 (87.50%) GIAC
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP