Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 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
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 580 586 594
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 -95
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 126 194 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.07% 2.35% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 88 139 203
London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £73,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% -1.36% +8.89%
10th Percentile £45,300 £31,850 £42,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £58,180 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.91% - -1.57%

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 6,075 8,246 9,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.86% 13.13% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,650 6,160 7,269
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,975 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,350 £86,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 +30 40 £62,000 -0.80% 4
South London +28 22 £58,180 -36.24%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 67 (53.17%) ITIL
2 56 (44.44%) Finance
3 55 (43.65%) Information Security
4 54 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (37.30%) NIST
6 42 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 39 (30.95%) CISSP
8 38 (30.16%) CISA
9 33 (26.19%) CISM
10 30 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 22 (17.46%) Security Management
12 22 (17.46%) Management Information System
13 20 (15.87%) Internal Audit
14 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (14.29%) Service Management
15 17 (13.49%) IT Audit
16 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (11.90%) Information Security Management
18 14 (11.11%) TOGAF
18 14 (11.11%) CRISC
19 13 (10.32%) Security Architecture
19 13 (10.32%) ITSM
19 13 (10.32%) Risk Assessment
19 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
20 12 (9.52%) C
20 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
20 12 (9.52%) Retail
20 12 (9.52%) Coaching
20 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Azure
2 6 (4.76%) AWS
2 6 (4.76%) Office 365
3 3 (2.38%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Firewall
1 5 (3.97%) Network Security
2 3 (2.38%) LAN
2 3 (2.38%) SAN
2 3 (2.38%) WAN
3 2 (1.59%) Internet
3 2 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.59%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.59%) Skype
3 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.59%) WebEx
4 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) GIS
1 3 (2.38%) Power BI
General
1 56 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Retail
3 7 (5.56%) Legal
4 6 (4.76%) Advertising
4 6 (4.76%) Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Architect
2 18 (14.29%) Analyst
3 15 (11.90%) Consultant
4 14 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 11 (8.73%) Security Architect
6 10 (7.94%) Risk Manager
7 9 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Auditor
8 8 (6.35%) Digital Architect
8 8 (6.35%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.35%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) IT Auditor
8 8 (6.35%) IT Risk Manager
8 8 (6.35%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Security Manager
8 8 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Business Security Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) IT Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Risk Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) OAuth
1 2 (1.59%) SailPoint
1 2 (1.59%) SAML
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.73%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (6.35%) NHS
5 5 (3.97%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.17%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.38%) Cyberattack
7 3 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.59%) PKI
8 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.79%) CESG
9 1 (0.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.73%) Windows
2 7 (5.56%) Unix
3 4 (3.17%) Windows 10
3 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (53.17%) ITIL
2 55 (43.65%) Information Security
3 42 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 30 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (17.46%) Security Management
6 20 (15.87%) Internal Audit
7 18 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (14.29%) Service Management
8 17 (13.49%) IT Audit
9 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (11.90%) Information Security Management
11 14 (11.11%) TOGAF
12 13 (10.32%) ITSM
12 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
12 13 (10.32%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (10.32%) Security Architecture
13 12 (9.52%) Coaching
13 12 (9.52%) Critical Thinking
13 12 (9.52%) Security Operations
14 11 (8.73%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.52%) C
2 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.79%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) VB
2 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (30.95%) CISSP
2 38 (30.16%) CISA
3 33 (26.19%) CISM
4 14 (11.11%) CRISC
5 11 (8.73%) Degree
6 10 (7.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 10 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.97%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (3.97%) CREST Certified
8 3 (2.38%) ISSAP
8 3 (2.38%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.59%) MBA
9 2 (1.59%) MCSA
9 2 (1.59%) MCSE
9 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.79%) ACCA
10 1 (0.79%) CEH
10 1 (0.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.79%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (37.30%) NIST
3 24 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (7.14%) PCI DSS
5 8 (6.35%) NCSC
5 8 (6.35%) NIST 800
6 7 (5.56%) COSO
7 6 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (4.76%) ITGC
7 6 (4.76%) Solvency II
8 5 (3.97%) GDPR
9 4 (3.17%) SLA
10 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
10 2 (1.59%) ISO 22301
10 2 (1.59%) Val IT
11 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 5 (3.97%) CSIRT
2 4 (3.17%) RSA enVision
3 2 (1.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.17%) ArcSight
2 4 (3.17%) ServiceNow
2 4 (3.17%) Splunk
3 3 (2.38%) Sparx
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco
4 2 (1.59%) Mitel
4 2 (1.59%) Okta
4 2 (1.59%) Polycom
5 1 (0.79%) CA
5 1 (0.79%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.79%) Remedy
5 1 (0.79%) Snow
5 1 (0.79%) Tableau