The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 129 141
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.24% 1.54% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £85,000 £47,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.94% -44.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 161 259 334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.42% 14.42% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 109 178 236
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

COBIT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VXLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DoDAF
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) SABSA
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) VMware