Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - +85 -12
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.31% - 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% - 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Merseyside median annual salary £27,800 - £51,500
10th Percentile £27,261 - £48,250
90th Percentile £28,339 - £54,750
North West median annual salary £30,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -41.90% +16.67% -13.04%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 132 148 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.44% 11.57% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 103 67 109
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,300 £24,800 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +1.27% -1.25%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Merseyside

COBIT
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Merseyside

COBIT
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for COBIT in Merseyside

COBIT
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 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
Liverpool - 12 £27,800 -
Bootle - 5 £27,800 -
COBIT
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Law
3 5 (41.67%) Legal
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) CISM

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Law
1 5 (41.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Data Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GDPR
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 22301