Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 182 221
Rank change year-on-year -41 +39 +18
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 2 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% 0.72% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 6.54% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 12
Scotland median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +21.21% -13.61%
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 478 566 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.55% 10.96% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 308 347 541
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Scotland

COBIT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Scotland

COBIT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Stirling -3 1 £80,000 +68.42%
Edinburgh -32 1 - -
COBIT
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) GCIH
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001