Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 397 260 436
Rank change year-on-year -137 +176 +39
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 53 32 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.85% 3.08% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 58
10th Percentile £46,250 £49,000 £34,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £80,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -21.88% +18.52% +12.50%
75th Percentile £75,000 £92,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £91,000 " £90,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £63,422
% change year-on-year -7.41% +6.43% -2.43%

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 South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,863 1,038 3,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.99% 13.04% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,835 820 2,788
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the South East

COBIT
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing COBIT in the South East.

Salary trend for COBIT in the South East

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing COBIT in the South East over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the South East

COBIT
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
Thames Valley -69 27 £62,500 -19.35% 2
Berkshire -52 21 £62,500 -19.35% 2
Surrey -57 16 £60,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 6 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £61,250 - 1
West Sussex -14 2 £58,750 -27.69% 1
East Sussex -54 2 £45,000 -8.16% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 31 (58.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (50.94%) Finance
3 25 (47.17%) Information Security
4 22 (41.51%) Risk Management
5 21 (39.62%) NIST
5 21 (39.62%) Presentation Skills
6 19 (35.85%) Social Skills
6 19 (35.85%) CISA
7 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (30.19%) CISSP
8 16 (30.19%) TOGAF
9 14 (26.42%) CISM
10 13 (24.53%) ITIL
10 13 (24.53%) CRISC
10 13 (24.53%) IT Audit
11 12 (22.64%) Virtual Team
11 12 (22.64%) Firewall
12 11 (20.75%) Service Management
12 11 (20.75%) ITSM
12 11 (20.75%) Degree
12 11 (20.75%) Virtual Team Management
12 11 (20.75%) GDPR
12 11 (20.75%) Presales
13 10 (18.87%) IT4IT
13 10 (18.87%) Product Roadmap
13 10 (18.87%) Decision-Making
13 10 (18.87%) ServiceNow
13 10 (18.87%) SCCM
13 10 (18.87%) SCOM

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.87%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Azure
3 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Functions
3 1 (1.89%) GCP
3 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Firewall
2 8 (15.09%) GSM
2 8 (15.09%) VPN
3 4 (7.55%) Network Security
4 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.66%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) BGP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.89%) FTP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.89%) IGRP
5 1 (1.89%) IPsec
5 1 (1.89%) OSPF
5 1 (1.89%) SMTP
5 1 (1.89%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) DB2
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Presentation Skills
3 19 (35.85%) Social Skills
4 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (15.09%) Documentation Skills
6 6 (11.32%) Influencing Skills
7 5 (9.43%) Legal
8 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
8 4 (7.55%) Retail
9 3 (5.66%) Spanish Language
9 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
10 2 (3.77%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.89%) Police
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Architect
2 12 (22.64%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) ITSM Architect
3 10 (18.87%) Security Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) IT Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) IT Security Officer
5 6 (11.32%) Security Officer
6 4 (7.55%) Information Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Information Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) OLE
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) OAuth
2 1 (1.89%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Virtual Team
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.89%) Cyberattack
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) PMI
4 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Information Security
2 22 (41.51%) Risk Management
3 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (30.19%) TOGAF
4 13 (24.53%) IT Audit
4 13 (24.53%) ITIL
5 11 (20.75%) ITSM
5 11 (20.75%) Presales
5 11 (20.75%) Service Management
5 11 (20.75%) Virtual Team Management
6 10 (18.87%) Business Continuity
6 10 (18.87%) Decision-Making
6 10 (18.87%) IT4IT
6 10 (18.87%) Product Roadmap
6 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (18.87%) Visualisation
7 8 (15.09%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (15.09%) Analytics
7 8 (15.09%) CRM
7 8 (15.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) CISA
2 16 (30.19%) CISSP
3 14 (26.42%) CISM
4 13 (24.53%) CRISC
5 11 (20.75%) Degree
6 8 (15.09%) CGEIT
7 6 (11.32%) CASP
7 6 (11.32%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (1.89%) CCIE
9 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (58.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (39.62%) NIST
3 11 (20.75%) GDPR
4 10 (18.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (13.21%) GRC
6 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
7 6 (11.32%) IASME
8 5 (9.43%) ISO 22301
8 5 (9.43%) SOC 2
9 4 (7.55%) NIST 800
10 2 (3.77%) ITGC
11 1 (1.89%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (1.89%) JSP 440
11 1 (1.89%) NCSC
11 1 (1.89%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) OpenView
1 10 (18.87%) OVSD
1 10 (18.87%) SCCM
1 10 (18.87%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) BMC
1 10 (18.87%) HP
1 10 (18.87%) Remedy
1 10 (18.87%) ServiceNow
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) BiZZdesign
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) F5
3 1 (1.89%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) Juniper
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Sparx
3 1 (1.89%) Splunk
3 1 (1.89%) VMware