Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 333 333
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 25 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.59% 2.19% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 26
North West median annual salary £41,500 £30,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.07% -41.90% +7.69%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,261 £35,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £73,750 £73,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.88% -6.54% +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 1,574 1,645 1,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.85% 12.87% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 1,208 1,150
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.96% +7.19% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the North West

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the North West over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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
Merseyside +15 12 £41,500 +49.28%
Manchester -8 12 £41,250 -38.89% 4
Cheshire +28 1 - - 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) GDPR
4 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (36.00%) CISSP
4 9 (36.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
5 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (28.00%) CISA
6 7 (28.00%) CRISC
7 6 (24.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Network Security
9 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
9 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.00%) Coaching
9 4 (16.00%) Project Management
9 4 (16.00%) Data Security
9 4 (16.00%) CISM
9 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
9 4 (16.00%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (16.00%) IT Strategy

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 (4.00%) Dropbox
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
1 9 (36.00%) Security Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) IT Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (16.00%) IT Security Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Officer
4 3 (12.00%) COBIT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) CISSP Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) CISSP Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Information Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (36.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
7 4 (16.00%) Data Security
7 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
7 4 (16.00%) IT Strategy
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CISSP
2 7 (28.00%) CISA
2 7 (28.00%) CRISC
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) CISM
5 2 (8.00%) ISSAP
5 2 (8.00%) ISSMP
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) GDPR
3 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) VMware