Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 560 566 649
Rank change year-on-year +6 +83 -99
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 176 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.61% 3.07% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 127 181 181
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% - -
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £103,000 £93,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £63,422 £65,000 £65,500
% change year-on-year -2.43% -0.76% +2.34%

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 6,754 8,529 10,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.36% 12.63% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,269 6,684 7,117
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £34,695
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 +41 47 £70,000 -12.50% 5
South London -10 16 £58,180 +1.73%
West London +11 4 £72,500 +11.54%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 88 (50.00%) ITIL
2 77 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 76 (43.18%) Information Security
4 64 (36.36%) CISSP
5 58 (32.95%) Finance
6 52 (29.55%) CISM
7 51 (28.98%) NIST
8 47 (26.70%) Risk Management
9 38 (21.59%) Cybersecurity
10 36 (20.45%) CISA
11 34 (19.32%) Management Information System
12 29 (16.48%) TOGAF
13 28 (15.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 28 (15.91%) Security Architecture
14 26 (14.77%) GDPR
14 26 (14.77%) Security Management
15 24 (13.64%) Service Management
15 24 (13.64%) Internal Audit
16 23 (13.07%) Security Operations
16 23 (13.07%) Azure
17 22 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (11.93%) Windows
19 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
19 20 (11.36%) Degree
20 19 (10.80%) AWS
21 18 (10.23%) Retail
22 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2
22 17 (9.66%) Information Security Management
23 16 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
23 16 (9.09%) 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 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.70%) IIS
3 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.07%) Azure
2 19 (10.80%) AWS
3 6 (3.41%) Office 365
4 5 (2.84%) SaaS
5 4 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.27%) GCP
6 3 (1.70%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) GitHub
7 1 (0.57%) IaaS
7 1 (0.57%) PaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.68%) Firewall
2 7 (3.98%) Network Security
3 4 (2.27%) SAN
4 3 (1.70%) LAN
4 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.70%) WAN
5 2 (1.14%) Internet
5 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
6 1 (0.57%) DNS
6 1 (0.57%) NAS
6 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) GIS
2 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.57%) Power BI
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (32.95%) Finance
2 18 (10.23%) Retail
3 13 (7.39%) Legal
4 12 (6.82%) Banking
5 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.98%) Law
7 5 (2.84%) Advertising
7 5 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.27%) Marketing
8 4 (2.27%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.14%) Games
9 2 (1.14%) International Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Back Office
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (30.68%) Architect
2 30 (17.05%) Security Architect
3 26 (14.77%) Analyst
4 22 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 17 (9.66%) Consultant
6 13 (7.39%) IT Analyst
7 11 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 10 (5.68%) Cloud Architect
8 10 (5.68%) Risk Manager
8 10 (5.68%) Security Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Digital Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Enterprise Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.55%) IT Risk Manager
11 7 (3.98%) IT Architect
12 6 (3.41%) Auditor
12 6 (3.41%) IT Auditor
12 6 (3.41%) Risk Analyst
12 6 (3.41%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) OAuth
1 2 (1.14%) SailPoint
1 2 (1.14%) SAML
1 2 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.32%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.68%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.55%) NHS
6 6 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.27%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (2.27%) Cyberattack
7 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.27%) Social Media
7 4 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.70%) PKI
8 3 (1.70%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.70%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.57%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.93%) Windows
2 10 (5.68%) Unix
3 6 (3.41%) Linux
3 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.70%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.00%) ITIL
2 76 (43.18%) Information Security
3 47 (26.70%) Risk Management
4 38 (21.59%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (16.48%) TOGAF
6 28 (15.91%) Security Architecture
7 26 (14.77%) Security Management
8 24 (13.64%) Internal Audit
8 24 (13.64%) Service Management
9 23 (13.07%) Security Operations
10 22 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (9.66%) Information Security Management
11 17 (9.66%) PRINCE2
12 16 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
13 15 (8.52%) Change Management
13 15 (8.52%) IT Audit
14 14 (7.95%) ITSM
14 14 (7.95%) Project Management
14 14 (7.95%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.11%) C
2 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.27%) Python
2 4 (2.27%) SQL
3 3 (1.70%) Java
3 3 (1.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.14%) VB
4 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (36.36%) CISSP
2 52 (29.55%) CISM
3 36 (20.45%) CISA
4 20 (11.36%) Degree
5 16 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 16 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (7.95%) CRISC
7 10 (5.68%) ISSAP
8 5 (2.84%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (2.84%) CREST Certified
8 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.27%) CCSP
9 4 (2.27%) CEH
9 4 (2.27%) ISACA
10 3 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.70%) MCSA
10 3 (1.70%) MCSE
10 3 (1.70%) SANS
11 2 (1.14%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (28.98%) NIST
3 28 (15.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (14.77%) GDPR
5 14 (7.95%) PCI DSS
6 10 (5.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (5.11%) COSO
8 8 (4.55%) Data Quality
8 8 (4.55%) ITGC
8 8 (4.55%) NIST 800
9 7 (3.98%) NCSC
9 7 (3.98%) QA
10 5 (2.84%) Solvency II
11 4 (2.27%) SLA
12 3 (1.70%) ISO 22301
13 2 (1.14%) Val IT
14 1 (0.57%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.57%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) vCloud
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) RSA enVision
2 5 (2.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 5 (2.84%) CSIRT
2 5 (2.84%) SCCM
3 3 (1.70%) Ansible
3 3 (1.70%) WSUS
4 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.14%) Puppet
4 2 (1.14%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.55%) ArcSight
2 8 (4.55%) Splunk
3 7 (3.98%) ServiceNow
4 5 (2.84%) Cisco
4 5 (2.84%) SAP
5 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.27%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.27%) IBM
5 4 (2.27%) Oracle
5 4 (2.27%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.27%) Symantec
6 3 (1.70%) HP
6 3 (1.70%) Qualys
6 3 (1.70%) Sparx
6 3 (1.70%) Veracode
7 2 (1.14%) Citrix
7 2 (1.14%) Okta
7 2 (1.14%) Remedy
7 2 (1.14%) XebiaLabs