Period
to 23 April 2021

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 23 April 2021 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
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 477 555 609
Rank change year-on-year +78 +54 -57
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 89 123 164
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.41% 2.37% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 70 91 130
10th Percentile £35,000 £47,500 £39,900
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,236 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.40% +3.57% -6.67%
75th Percentile £75,000 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £110,000 £107,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% -11.54%

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 3,700 5,192 8,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.64% 11.64% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,737 4,015 6,065
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,236 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.78% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £80,250 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in London

COBIT
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing COBIT in London.

Salary trend for COBIT in London

COBIT
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing COBIT in London over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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 23 April 2021. 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 +51 17 £70,000 +16.67% 5
West London +47 3 £65,000 +44.44% 2
South London +13 1 £57,500 -18.87%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 71 (79.78%) ITIL
2 60 (67.42%) Finance
3 42 (47.19%) Information Security
4 37 (41.57%) Risk Management
4 37 (41.57%) CISSP
5 36 (40.45%) Service Delivery
6 33 (37.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 32 (35.96%) CISA
8 30 (33.71%) NIST
9 27 (30.34%) Internal Audit
9 27 (30.34%) CISM
10 24 (26.97%) Middleware
10 24 (26.97%) PCI DSS
10 24 (26.97%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (25.84%) Firewall
11 23 (25.84%) ITSM
12 22 (24.72%) Management Information System
12 22 (24.72%) Replication
12 22 (24.72%) Problem Management
12 22 (24.72%) Cyberthreat
13 20 (22.47%) ServiceNow
14 18 (20.22%) AWS
15 17 (19.10%) Banking
16 15 (16.85%) GRC
16 15 (16.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Excel
16 15 (16.85%) MS Visio
16 15 (16.85%) Cisco
16 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
17 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (1.12%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 15 (16.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) AWS
2 13 (14.61%) Azure
3 5 (5.62%) GCP
3 5 (5.62%) SaaS
4 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.84%) Firewall
2 11 (12.36%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (12.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (12.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (3.37%) Network Security
3 3 (3.37%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.25%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.12%) Tableau
General
1 60 (67.42%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.25%) Advertising
5 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.12%) International Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Military
6 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Financial Analyst
2 22 (24.72%) Service Analyst
3 18 (20.22%) Security Specialist
4 16 (17.98%) Information Security Specialist
4 16 (17.98%) Information Specialist
5 14 (15.73%) Audit Manager
6 12 (13.48%) IT Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) IT Manager
8 8 (8.99%) Information Assurance Specialist
9 7 (7.87%) IT Audit Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Security Manager
10 4 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Risk Manager
10 4 (4.49%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Security Operations Specialist
10 4 (4.49%) Senior Audit Manager
10 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
11 3 (3.37%) Head of Support
11 3 (3.37%) Senior IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) Middleware
2 3 (3.37%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Cyberthreat
1 22 (24.72%) Management Information System
1 22 (24.72%) Replication
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) PMI
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Unix
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (79.78%) ITIL
2 42 (47.19%) Information Security
3 37 (41.57%) Risk Management
4 36 (40.45%) Service Delivery
5 27 (30.34%) Internal Audit
6 24 (26.97%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (25.84%) ITSM
8 22 (24.72%) Problem Management
9 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
10 12 (13.48%) Security Operations
11 11 (12.36%) Patch Management
11 11 (12.36%) Remediation Plan
12 10 (11.24%) IT Audit
13 9 (10.11%) Analytics
13 9 (10.11%) Change Management
13 9 (10.11%) Service Management
14 8 (8.99%) Identity Access Management
14 8 (8.99%) Project Management
14 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) C
2 1 (1.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) CISSP
2 32 (35.96%) CISA
3 27 (30.34%) CISM
4 6 (6.74%) CRISC
5 5 (5.62%) Degree
6 2 (2.25%) CGEIT
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.25%) FFIEC
6 2 (2.25%) GIAC
6 2 (2.25%) OSCP
6 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.25%) SANS
7 1 (1.12%) CASP
7 1 (1.12%) CEH
7 1 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.12%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.12%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (33.71%) NIST
3 24 (26.97%) PCI DSS
4 15 (16.85%) GRC
5 8 (8.99%) GDPR
6 5 (5.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (3.37%) NIST 800
8 2 (2.25%) ISO 22301
8 2 (2.25%) ITGC
8 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (2.25%) SLA
9 1 (1.12%) IASME
9 1 (1.12%) SOC 2
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) ServiceNow
2 15 (16.85%) Cisco
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.36%) Apple
3 11 (12.36%) CheckPoint
3 11 (12.36%) F5
3 11 (12.36%) Zscaler
4 5 (5.62%) Okta
5 3 (3.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com