Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 548 531 476
Rank change year-on-year -17 -55 +112
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 299 290 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.43% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.14% 3.35% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 222 243 415
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -7.69%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 9,531 8,668 10,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.64% 12.73% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,504 6,975 8,810
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +6.67%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in London

COBIT
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for COBIT in London

COBIT
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in London over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for COBIT in London

COBIT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the London region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. 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
Central London -38 49 £85,000 +63.46% 7
South London -21 12 £55,000 -15.38% 1
West London +15 9 £75,000 +87.50% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 178 (59.53%) Information Security
2 160 (53.51%) ITIL
3 140 (46.82%) Finance
4 138 (46.15%) CISSP
5 121 (40.47%) CISM
6 96 (32.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 94 (31.44%) Cybersecurity
8 75 (25.08%) CISA
9 70 (23.41%) PCI DSS
10 69 (23.08%) GDPR
11 67 (22.41%) Risk Management
12 61 (20.40%) Management Information System
13 50 (16.72%) Retail
14 48 (16.05%) Incident Management
14 48 (16.05%) Security Architecture
15 47 (15.72%) Windows
16 46 (15.38%) Firewall
17 45 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 44 (14.72%) Degree
19 40 (13.38%) Data Protection
20 37 (12.37%) Service Management
20 37 (12.37%) TOGAF
21 36 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
21 36 (12.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
21 36 (12.04%) SIEM
21 36 (12.04%) Data Privacy
22 34 (11.37%) Project Management
23 33 (11.04%) PRINCE2
23 33 (11.04%) CRISC
24 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (5.35%) IIS
2 13 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.34%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.34%) IaaS
2 7 (2.34%) PaaS
2 7 (2.34%) SaaS
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.38%) Firewall
2 16 (5.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.68%) Network Security
5 13 (4.35%) WAN
6 8 (2.68%) HTTP
6 8 (2.68%) SMTP
6 8 (2.68%) SSH
7 7 (2.34%) SAN
8 5 (1.67%) Internet
8 5 (1.67%) LAN
8 5 (1.67%) VoIP
9 2 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.67%) MPLS
9 2 (0.67%) NAS
10 1 (0.33%) DNS
10 1 (0.33%) Intranet
10 1 (0.33%) VLAN
10 1 (0.33%) VPN
10 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.67%) Big Data
2 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.33%) DB2
3 1 (0.33%) Power BI
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 140 (46.82%) Finance
2 50 (16.72%) Retail
3 23 (7.69%) Banking
4 13 (4.35%) Private Banking
5 12 (4.01%) Billing
5 12 (4.01%) German Language
6 8 (2.68%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.01%) Marketing
8 5 (1.67%) Games
8 5 (1.67%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Legal
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Back Office
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (26.42%) Analyst
2 65 (21.74%) Security Analyst
3 53 (17.73%) Information Analyst
3 53 (17.73%) Information Security Analyst
4 43 (14.38%) Architect
5 42 (14.05%) Consultant
6 38 (12.71%) IT Manager
7 36 (12.04%) Security Architect
8 28 (9.36%) Risk Manager
9 25 (8.36%) Risk Analyst
10 24 (8.03%) Security Risk Analyst
11 23 (7.69%) Information Risk Analyst
12 22 (7.36%) Security Manager
13 20 (6.69%) Infrastructure Manager
14 19 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
14 19 (6.35%) Senior Security Analyst
15 16 (5.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (5.35%) Senior Information Analyst
15 16 (5.35%) Senior Information Security Analyst
16 15 (5.02%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.35%) MSMQ
1 13 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (2.01%) Middleware
2 6 (2.01%) Web Services
3 3 (1.00%) .NET
3 3 (1.00%) OAuth
3 3 (1.00%) OpenID
3 3 (1.00%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.00%) SAML
4 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (20.40%) Management Information System
2 29 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.35%) Data Centre
4 16 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.34%) Fintech
6 9 (3.01%) Cyber Defence
6 9 (3.01%) PKI
6 9 (3.01%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.01%) CESG
9 6 (2.01%) CMDB
10 5 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.00%) FMCG
12 3 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.72%) Windows
2 22 (7.36%) Windows Server
3 20 (6.69%) Linux
3 20 (6.69%) Unix
4 8 (2.68%) Windows 8
4 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.67%) Solaris
6 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.67%) Android
7 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) OS/400
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (59.53%) Information Security
2 160 (53.51%) ITIL
3 94 (31.44%) Cybersecurity
4 67 (22.41%) Risk Management
5 48 (16.05%) Incident Management
5 48 (16.05%) Security Architecture
6 45 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (13.38%) Data Protection
8 37 (12.37%) Service Management
8 37 (12.37%) TOGAF
9 36 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (12.04%) Data Privacy
9 36 (12.04%) SIEM
10 34 (11.37%) Project Management
11 33 (11.04%) PRINCE2
12 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (10.03%) Security Operations
14 29 (9.70%) IT Governance
15 28 (9.36%) Internal Audit
16 26 (8.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.02%) SQL
2 9 (3.01%) PowerShell
2 9 (3.01%) Python
3 5 (1.67%) Java
4 4 (1.34%) C
5 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.00%) Perl
6 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (46.15%) CISSP
2 121 (40.47%) CISM
3 75 (25.08%) CISA
4 44 (14.72%) Degree
5 33 (11.04%) CRISC
6 20 (6.69%) SANS
7 15 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (4.01%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 11 (3.68%) CCIE
9 11 (3.68%) CCIE Security
10 9 (3.01%) CCDP
10 9 (3.01%) CCNP
10 9 (3.01%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 9 (3.01%) JNCIE
11 8 (2.68%) CLAS
11 8 (2.68%) PMP
12 7 (2.34%) Security Cleared
13 6 (2.01%) PMI Certification
13 6 (2.01%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (32.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (23.41%) PCI DSS
3 69 (23.08%) GDPR
4 36 (12.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (4.68%) COSO
6 9 (3.01%) QA
7 7 (2.34%) BS7799
7 7 (2.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (1.34%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.67%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.67%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (0.67%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.67%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.33%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.33%) Val IT
System Software
1 9 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (4.35%) RSA enVision
2 9 (3.01%) Nessus
2 9 (3.01%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (2.34%) Jamf Pro
3 7 (2.34%) SCCM
4 3 (1.00%) Ansible
4 3 (1.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.00%) Puppet
5 2 (0.67%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 27 (9.03%) Cisco
2 21 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.35%) ArcSight
4 15 (5.02%) Oracle
4 15 (5.02%) SAP
5 13 (4.35%) Splunk
6 9 (3.01%) Juniper
6 9 (3.01%) Qualys
7 8 (2.68%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.34%) Apple
8 7 (2.34%) Cognizant
8 7 (2.34%) Lotus
8 7 (2.34%) Remedy
9 6 (2.01%) Workday
10 5 (1.67%) HP
10 5 (1.67%) VMware
11 3 (1.00%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.00%) IBM
11 3 (1.00%) McAfee
11 3 (1.00%) Radware