The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 174 190
Rank change year-on-year -22 +16  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.23% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.05% 1.88% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Median salary £43,000 £75,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.66% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -7.56%  

COBIT is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 439 425 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.21% 12.47% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 360 365 385
Median salary £37,747 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.11% +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing COBIT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Manchester

COBIT
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT in Manchester.

Salary trend for COBIT in Manchester

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 11 (57.89%) CISM
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 9 (47.37%) CISA
4 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (36.84%) Information Governance
6 6 (31.58%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (31.58%) CRISC
6 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
6 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Information Assurance
8 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
8 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) ISMS
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Retail
9 2 (10.53%) Incident Management

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Head of IT
3 3 (15.79%) Head of IT Security
3 3 (15.79%) Head of Security
3 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Information
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Information Assurance
4 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
4 2 (10.53%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 7 (36.84%) Information Governance
4 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Target Operating Model
4 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
5 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
5 5 (26.32%) Information Assurance
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
7 2 (10.53%) ISMS
7 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISM
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
3 9 (47.37%) CISA
4 6 (31.58%) CRISC
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS