Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 518 565
Rank change year-on-year -113 +47 +85
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 213 347 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.07% 3.47% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 180 306 316
London median annual salary £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,500 £43,218
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £94,500
England median annual salary £66,750 £63,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.12% +1.60% +4.17%

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 10270 10000 11414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.69% 13.16% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7386 8258 9281
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +10 44 £73,750 +24.21% 4
West London +15 5 £73,500 +50.00%
South London +4 2 £46,250 -38.33%
East London -1 1 £77,500 +10.71%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 136 (63.85%) Finance
2 131 (61.50%) ITIL
3 125 (58.69%) CISSP
4 121 (56.81%) Information Security
5 95 (44.60%) CISM
6 63 (29.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 61 (28.64%) Risk Management
8 51 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (22.07%) PCI DSS
10 45 (21.13%) Data Protection
10 45 (21.13%) CRISC
10 45 (21.13%) Cybersecurity
11 44 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (20.66%) CISA
12 42 (19.72%) Banking
13 41 (19.25%) GDPR
13 41 (19.25%) Security Architecture
14 37 (17.37%) Windows
15 34 (15.96%) Change Management
15 34 (15.96%) TOGAF
16 33 (15.49%) Management Information System
17 32 (15.02%) Microsoft
17 32 (15.02%) Degree
17 32 (15.02%) SANS
18 28 (13.15%) SQL Server
19 27 (12.68%) Service Delivery
19 27 (12.68%) Private Banking
19 27 (12.68%) Client Onboarding
19 27 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
20 26 (12.21%) 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 26 (12.21%) IIS
2 19 (8.92%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.76%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.35%) Apache
5 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) Maya
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.76%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.35%) SaaS
5 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.41%) IaaS
5 3 (1.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.69%) Firewall
2 9 (4.23%) HTTP
2 9 (4.23%) SMTP
3 8 (3.76%) Network Security
3 8 (3.76%) WAN
4 7 (3.29%) SSH
4 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.88%) LDAP
6 3 (1.41%) Intranet
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.94%) DNS
7 2 (0.94%) FTP
7 2 (0.94%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.94%) IPsec
7 2 (0.94%) OSPF
7 2 (0.94%) SAN
7 2 (0.94%) VLAN
7 2 (0.94%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.35%) MySQL
2 5 (2.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.41%) Big Data
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.47%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (4.23%) AppScan
2 5 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 136 (63.85%) Finance
2 42 (19.72%) Banking
3 27 (12.68%) Private Banking
4 10 (4.69%) Retail
5 9 (4.23%) Legal
6 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.88%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.41%) Advertising
8 3 (1.41%) Law
9 2 (0.94%) Billing
9 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.94%) Local Government
9 2 (0.94%) Marketing
10 1 (0.47%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (25.35%) Analyst
2 40 (18.78%) Security Analyst
3 27 (12.68%) Architect
4 24 (11.27%) IT Analyst
5 23 (10.80%) Risk Analyst
6 22 (10.33%) Consultant
7 20 (9.39%) IT Manager
8 19 (8.92%) Information Analyst
8 19 (8.92%) Information Security Analyst
9 18 (8.45%) Risk Manager
9 18 (8.45%) Security Manager
10 17 (7.98%) Financial Analyst
11 15 (7.04%) Security Risk Analyst
12 14 (6.57%) Information Risk Analyst
12 14 (6.57%) Senior Manager
13 12 (5.63%) Applications Manager
13 12 (5.63%) IT Security Analyst
14 11 (5.16%) Finance Manager
14 11 (5.16%) Head of Security
14 11 (5.16%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.92%) MSMQ
1 19 (8.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (6.57%) .NET
3 9 (4.23%) J2EE
4 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.76%) OAuth
4 8 (3.76%) SAML
5 7 (3.29%) XML
6 5 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (2.35%) CSS
6 5 (2.35%) HTML
6 5 (2.35%) JSP
6 5 (2.35%) XSL
7 4 (1.88%) OAuth2
7 4 (1.88%) OpenID
8 3 (1.41%) REST
8 3 (1.41%) SailPoint
8 3 (1.41%) Web Services
9 1 (0.47%) JSON
9 1 (0.47%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.49%) Management Information System
2 26 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.10%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.16%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.88%) Blog
8 4 (1.88%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.88%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.88%) Life Science
8 4 (1.88%) Social Media
9 3 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.47%) AS400
11 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.37%) Windows
2 26 (12.21%) Unix
3 23 (10.80%) Linux
4 20 (9.39%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.16%) Android
5 11 (5.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (61.50%) ITIL
2 121 (56.81%) Information Security
3 61 (28.64%) Risk Management
4 51 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (21.13%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (21.13%) Data Protection
6 44 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (19.25%) Security Architecture
8 34 (15.96%) Change Management
8 34 (15.96%) TOGAF
9 27 (12.68%) Client Onboarding
9 27 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (12.68%) Service Delivery
10 25 (11.74%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (11.27%) Incident Management
12 23 (10.80%) IT Governance
13 22 (10.33%) Internal Audit
14 21 (9.86%) IT Strategy
15 19 (8.92%) Business Continuity
15 19 (8.92%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.33%) SQL
2 18 (8.45%) Java
3 14 (6.57%) PowerShell
4 11 (5.16%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.76%) C#
6 7 (3.29%) Python
7 6 (2.82%) VB
8 5 (2.35%) C++
8 5 (2.35%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.35%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.41%) C
9 3 (1.41%) Perl
10 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 125 (58.69%) CISSP
2 95 (44.60%) CISM
3 45 (21.13%) CRISC
4 44 (20.66%) CISA
5 32 (15.02%) Degree
5 32 (15.02%) SANS
6 9 (4.23%) CEH
7 8 (3.76%) CASP
7 8 (3.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (3.76%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.41%) ISACA
11 2 (0.94%) CCIE
11 2 (0.94%) CLAS
11 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.94%) MAPM
11 2 (0.94%) PCI QSA
11 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (29.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (22.07%) PCI DSS
3 41 (19.25%) GDPR
4 13 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 13 (6.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (3.76%) QA
6 6 (2.82%) COSO
6 6 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 6 (2.82%) Val IT
7 4 (1.88%) BS7799
7 4 (1.88%) GCP
7 4 (1.88%) ISO 31000
8 3 (1.41%) BS25999
8 3 (1.41%) HIPAA
8 3 (1.41%) ISO 22301
8 3 (1.41%) NIST 800
8 3 (1.41%) SLA
9 2 (0.94%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.35%) Docker
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) KVM
4 1 (0.47%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.47%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.47%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Nessus
2 5 (2.35%) Ansible
2 5 (2.35%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (15.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.92%) IBM
3 11 (5.16%) CyberArk
4 9 (4.23%) Apple
4 9 (4.23%) Oracle
5 8 (3.76%) Google
5 8 (3.76%) HP
5 8 (3.76%) Qualys
6 6 (2.82%) Cognizant
7 5 (2.35%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.35%) XebiaLabs
8 4 (1.88%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.88%) ForgeRock
8 4 (1.88%) Juniper
9 3 (1.41%) Cisco
9 3 (1.41%) F5
9 3 (1.41%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.41%) LogRhythm
9 3 (1.41%) SAP
9 3 (1.41%) Splunk