Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 600 482 532
Rank change year-on-year -118 +50 +95
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 230 344 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.40% 3.76% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 302 361
London median annual salary £73,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% +3.85% -
10th Percentile £44,000 £43,250 £44,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,750 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.54% +4.00% +3.31%

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 9,578 9,161 10,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.63% 13.03% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,429 7,541 8,817
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -25 55 £85,000 +84.78% 4
South London -10 6 £55,000 -26.67% 1
West London +15 5 £73,500 +50.00% 5
East London -2 1 £77,500 +6.90% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 147 (63.91%) Information Security
2 136 (59.13%) Finance
3 135 (58.70%) CISSP
4 119 (51.74%) ITIL
5 100 (43.48%) CISM
6 69 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
7 68 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 54 (23.48%) Risk Management
8 54 (23.48%) PCI DSS
9 51 (22.17%) CISA
9 51 (22.17%) Incident Management
10 49 (21.30%) Windows
10 49 (21.30%) Security Architecture
11 48 (20.87%) Management Information System
12 43 (18.70%) Data Protection
12 43 (18.70%) GDPR
13 39 (16.96%) CRISC
14 38 (16.52%) Banking
15 37 (16.09%) Degree
15 37 (16.09%) SIEM
16 36 (15.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
17 34 (14.78%) Unix
18 31 (13.48%) Firewall
19 30 (13.04%) Linux
19 30 (13.04%) SQL Server
20 29 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (12.17%) SQL
21 28 (12.17%) IIS
21 28 (12.17%) SANS

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 28 (12.17%) IIS
2 23 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.74%) Apache
6 3 (1.30%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (2.17%) SaaS
4 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
4 3 (1.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.48%) Firewall
2 20 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.52%) WAN
4 14 (6.09%) HTTP
4 14 (6.09%) SMTP
4 14 (6.09%) SSH
5 13 (5.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (3.48%) Network Security
7 3 (1.30%) Intranet
8 2 (0.87%) Internet
8 2 (0.87%) VoIP
9 1 (0.43%) DHCP
9 1 (0.43%) DNS
9 1 (0.43%) LAN
9 1 (0.43%) SAN
9 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) MySQL
2 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.87%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.87%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.43%) DB2
4 1 (0.43%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Power BI
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.48%) AppScan
2 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 136 (59.13%) Finance
2 38 (16.52%) Banking
3 27 (11.74%) Retail
4 23 (10.00%) Private Banking
5 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.74%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.74%) Legal
7 3 (1.30%) German Language
7 3 (1.30%) Law
8 2 (0.87%) Advertising
8 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (28.70%) Analyst
2 60 (26.09%) Security Analyst
3 35 (15.22%) Information Analyst
3 35 (15.22%) Information Security Analyst
4 26 (11.30%) Architect
5 24 (10.43%) IT Manager
6 23 (10.00%) IT Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Consultant
7 22 (9.57%) Risk Manager
8 21 (9.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 20 (8.70%) Finance Manager
10 19 (8.26%) Information Risk Analyst
10 19 (8.26%) IT Security Analyst
10 19 (8.26%) Risk Analyst
10 19 (8.26%) Security Risk Analyst
10 19 (8.26%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (8.26%) Senior Security Analyst
11 17 (7.39%) Head of Security
12 15 (6.52%) IT Risk Manager
12 15 (6.52%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.00%) MSMQ
1 23 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (5.22%) .NET
3 8 (3.48%) J2EE
3 8 (3.48%) OAuth
3 8 (3.48%) SAML
4 5 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.17%) OpenID
5 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.74%) CSS
5 4 (1.74%) HTML
5 4 (1.74%) JSP
5 4 (1.74%) SailPoint
5 4 (1.74%) XML
5 4 (1.74%) XSL
6 3 (1.30%) LDAP
6 3 (1.30%) OAuth2
6 3 (1.30%) REST
7 1 (0.43%) JSON
7 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.87%) Management Information System
2 26 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.61%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.61%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.87%) CESG
8 2 (0.87%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.87%) PKI
8 2 (0.87%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 49 (21.30%) Windows
2 34 (14.78%) Unix
3 30 (13.04%) Linux
4 25 (10.87%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.78%) Android
5 11 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.74%) Solaris
6 4 (1.74%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.91%) Information Security
2 119 (51.74%) ITIL
3 69 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 54 (23.48%) Risk Management
5 51 (22.17%) Incident Management
6 49 (21.30%) Security Architecture
7 43 (18.70%) Data Protection
8 37 (16.09%) SIEM
9 36 (15.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (11.74%) Penetration Testing
12 26 (11.30%) TOGAF
13 24 (10.43%) Change Management
14 23 (10.00%) Client Onboarding
15 22 (9.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 20 (8.70%) IT Governance
17 19 (8.26%) Data Privacy
17 19 (8.26%) Service Management
18 18 (7.83%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.17%) SQL
2 20 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 19 (8.26%) Java
4 15 (6.52%) Python
5 11 (4.78%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.04%) C#
7 5 (2.17%) VB
8 4 (1.74%) C++
8 4 (1.74%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.74%) Perl
8 4 (1.74%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.43%) C
9 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (58.70%) CISSP
2 100 (43.48%) CISM
3 51 (22.17%) CISA
4 39 (16.96%) CRISC
5 37 (16.09%) Degree
6 28 (12.17%) SANS
7 10 (4.35%) CEH
7 10 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (3.48%) CASP
8 8 (3.48%) CLAS
9 5 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.17%) ISACA
10 4 (1.74%) CCIE
10 4 (1.74%) CCIE Security
11 3 (1.30%) CCNA
11 3 (1.30%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 2 (0.87%) CCDP
12 2 (0.87%) CCNP
12 2 (0.87%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.87%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (23.48%) PCI DSS
3 43 (18.70%) GDPR
4 19 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (5.22%) COSO
6 10 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (1.74%) BS7799
8 4 (1.74%) ISO 31000
9 3 (1.30%) BS25999
9 3 (1.30%) ISO 22301
9 3 (1.30%) QA
9 3 (1.30%) SLA
9 3 (1.30%) Val IT
10 2 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.87%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.43%) GCP
11 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.43%) OpenIDM
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.09%) Nessus
2 11 (4.78%) RSA enVision
3 4 (1.74%) Ansible
3 4 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.74%) Puppet
4 3 (1.30%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (1.30%) SCCM
5 2 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.09%) IBM
2 14 (6.09%) Qualys
2 14 (6.09%) Splunk
3 13 (5.65%) ArcSight
4 11 (4.78%) Apple
5 10 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 9 (3.91%) Cisco
6 9 (3.91%) Oracle
7 5 (2.17%) ForgeRock
7 5 (2.17%) Google
7 5 (2.17%) HP
8 4 (1.74%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.74%) Juniper
8 4 (1.74%) Remedy
8 4 (1.74%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.74%) XebiaLabs
9 3 (1.30%) LogRhythm
9 3 (1.30%) Lotus
9 3 (1.30%) SAP