Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 600 404 557
Rank change year-on-year -196 +153 -28
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 130 73 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.83% 2.99% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 112 63 137
10th Percentile £35,000 £49,200 £43,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -6.67%
75th Percentile £70,625 £83,125 £88,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £102,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - -

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 7,121 2,445 7,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.69% 11.91% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,421 1,980 5,662
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £79,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £103,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -37 29 £67,500 -3.57% 12
West London -58 8 £65,000 +36.84% 1
South London - 5 £42,500 -
East London -8 2 £47,250 -21.25% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 94 (72.31%) ITIL
2 77 (59.23%) Information Security
3 67 (51.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 63 (48.46%) Finance
5 58 (44.62%) Risk Management
6 50 (38.46%) PCI DSS
7 47 (36.15%) Service Delivery
8 46 (35.38%) Management Information System
9 45 (34.62%) Social Skills
10 39 (30.00%) NIST
10 39 (30.00%) CISSP
11 37 (28.46%) Azure
12 34 (26.15%) Cyberthreat
13 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
14 31 (23.85%) Security Management
15 30 (23.08%) Firewall
15 30 (23.08%) ITSM
15 30 (23.08%) Security Operations
16 28 (21.54%) ServiceNow
16 28 (21.54%) AWS
16 28 (21.54%) Cisco
16 28 (21.54%) Middleware
17 27 (20.77%) Information Security Management
18 25 (19.23%) Internal Audit
19 23 (17.69%) CISM
20 22 (16.92%) Replication
20 22 (16.92%) Problem Management
20 22 (16.92%) GRC
21 21 (16.15%) Regulatory Compliance
21 21 (16.15%) CISA

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 5 (3.85%) Ethereum
1 5 (3.85%) Hyperledger
2 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (11.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Distributed Ledger
1 5 (3.85%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.77%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.46%) Azure
2 28 (21.54%) AWS
3 5 (3.85%) GCP
4 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.77%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (0.77%) Azure Service Bus
5 1 (0.77%) IaaS
5 1 (0.77%) PaaS
5 1 (0.77%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.77%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.77%) Serverless
5 1 (0.77%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 30 (23.08%) Firewall
2 19 (14.62%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (14.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 19 (14.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (5.38%) Unified Communications
4 6 (4.62%) Network Security
5 2 (1.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.85%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.77%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 63 (48.46%) Finance
2 45 (34.62%) Social Skills
3 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.92%) Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Law
5 6 (4.62%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 4 (3.08%) Retail
8 3 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.54%) Legal
9 2 (1.54%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.77%) French Language
10 1 (0.77%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.77%) Marketing
10 1 (0.77%) Military
10 1 (0.77%) Publishing
10 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (26.92%) Analyst
2 24 (18.46%) Security Specialist
3 22 (16.92%) Financial Analyst
3 22 (16.92%) Information Security Specialist
3 22 (16.92%) Information Specialist
3 22 (16.92%) Service Analyst
4 19 (14.62%) IT Analyst
5 16 (12.31%) Architect
5 16 (12.31%) Consultant
6 15 (11.54%) Security Consultant
7 13 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
7 13 (10.00%) Security Operations Specialist
8 11 (8.46%) Security Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Principal Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Principal Security Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Principal Technical Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Security Technical Architect
9 9 (6.92%) Technical Architect
10 8 (6.15%) Security Manager
11 7 (5.38%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.54%) Middleware
2 5 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (35.38%) Management Information System
2 34 (26.15%) Cyberthreat
3 22 (16.92%) Replication
4 5 (3.85%) Robotics
4 5 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.54%) CESG
5 2 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.77%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.77%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) Linux
1 19 (14.62%) Unix
2 4 (3.08%) Windows
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (72.31%) ITIL
2 77 (59.23%) Information Security
3 58 (44.62%) Risk Management
4 47 (36.15%) Service Delivery
5 31 (23.85%) Security Management
6 30 (23.08%) ITSM
6 30 (23.08%) Security Operations
7 27 (20.77%) Information Security Management
8 25 (19.23%) Internal Audit
9 22 (16.92%) Problem Management
10 21 (16.15%) Regulatory Compliance
11 20 (15.38%) Remediation Plan
12 19 (14.62%) Patch Management
13 16 (12.31%) Security Architecture
14 15 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
16 13 (10.00%) IT Audit
16 13 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
16 13 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.85%) DAML
2 3 (2.31%) C
3 1 (0.77%) C++
3 1 (0.77%) Go
3 1 (0.77%) Java
3 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.77%) Python
3 1 (0.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (30.00%) CISSP
2 23 (17.69%) CISM
3 21 (16.15%) CISA
4 12 (9.23%) CRISC
4 12 (9.23%) GIAC
5 10 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (3.85%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.31%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (2.31%) CGEIT
7 3 (2.31%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.54%) ISACA
8 2 (1.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (1.54%) SANS
9 1 (0.77%) CASP
9 1 (0.77%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (0.77%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.77%) OSCP
9 1 (0.77%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (51.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 39 (30.00%) NIST
4 22 (16.92%) GRC
5 17 (13.08%) NIST 800
6 11 (8.46%) GDPR
7 9 (6.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (3.08%) IASME
8 4 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (2.31%) ISO 9001
10 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
10 2 (1.54%) ITGC
10 2 (1.54%) SOC 2
11 1 (0.77%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.77%) COSO
11 1 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.77%) NCSC
11 1 (0.77%) PMO
11 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.77%) QRadar
2 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.54%) Cisco
2 28 (21.54%) ServiceNow
3 19 (14.62%) Apple
3 19 (14.62%) CheckPoint
3 19 (14.62%) F5
3 19 (14.62%) Zscaler
4 5 (3.85%) Google
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.77%) Ariba
6 1 (0.77%) hybris
6 1 (0.77%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.77%) SAP
6 1 (0.77%) Splunk