Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 245 322 350
Rank change year-on-year +77 +28 -14
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 12 21 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.51% 1.36% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 15
Median annual salary £47,500 £59,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.49% -7.81% -5.19%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £77,447 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,077 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% -1.42% +4.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 796 1,541 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.41% 15.14% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 599 1,018 1,150
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,425 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the North West

COBIT
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing COBIT in the North West.

Salary trend for COBIT in the North West

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing COBIT in the North West over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the North West

COBIT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
Manchester +57 5 £56,250 -12.21% 1
Merseyside +20 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cheshire +34 2 - -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
1 8 (66.67%) NIST
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) CISA
4 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) ISSAP
6 3 (25.00%) ISSMP
6 3 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
7 2 (16.67%) NCSC
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) CRISC
7 2 (16.67%) HP Fortify

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Governance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Resource Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Governance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (25.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
6 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 3 (25.00%) ISSMP
4 2 (16.67%) CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (16.67%) CGEIT
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
4 2 (16.67%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CASP
5 1 (8.33%) GCIH
5 1 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) NIST
2 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (16.67%) NCSC
3 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 31000
4 1 (8.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Fortify
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Incident Response Team