Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 114 144
Rank change year-on-year +18 +30 -4
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.91% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.83% 4.92% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 4
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +84.62% -48.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,650 £28,625
90th Percentile £38,750 £60,000 £33,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -17.50% -4.00% +4.17%

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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 206 183 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.61% 10.88% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 185 157 258
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,050 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,250 £61,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Kent

COBIT
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Kent

COBIT
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 10 £37,500 -
COBIT
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 12 (100.00%) GDPR
2 11 (91.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Legal
4 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (8.33%) OWASP
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (8.33%) SSCP
6 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Finance

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 6 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) IT Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Security Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (91.67%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (8.33%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) GDPR
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS