Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 419 455 505
Rank change year-on-year +36 +50 -14
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 75 89 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.10% 2.25% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 76 39
South East median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +21.21% -17.50%
10th Percentile £28,325 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +3.17%

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 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 3,569 3,950 3,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.18% 13.74% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,703 3,141 3,030
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the South East

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 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
Thames Valley +61 50 £72,500 -1.69% 2
Berkshire +43 36 £80,000 +8.47% 1
Kent -22 10 £28,000 -53.33%
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £73,750 - 1
East Sussex +8 6 £37,500 -55.88% 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £67,500 -
Hampshire +1 5 £45,000 -21.74% 1
Surrey +34 4 £47,500 -9.52% 2
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 61 (81.33%) ITIL
2 34 (45.33%) Information Security
2 34 (45.33%) NIST
3 30 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (36.00%) Finance
5 24 (32.00%) Management Information System
6 22 (29.33%) Firewall
6 22 (29.33%) Service Management
7 20 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (24.00%) DevOps
8 18 (24.00%) Security Architecture
9 17 (22.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 16 (21.33%) PCI DSS
10 16 (21.33%) Project Management
10 16 (21.33%) TOGAF
11 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (20.00%) Security Testing
12 14 (18.67%) Data Protection Act
12 14 (18.67%) Incident Management
12 14 (18.67%) Legal
12 14 (18.67%) Data Protection
12 14 (18.67%) GDPR
13 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
13 13 (17.33%) Service Delivery
13 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.33%) CISSP
14 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (16.00%) ITSM
14 12 (16.00%) Workshop Facilitation
15 11 (14.67%) OpenID

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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (13.33%) IIS
1 10 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.33%) AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) DHCP
2 10 (13.33%) DNS
2 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.33%) VoIP
3 3 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
1 2 (2.67%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Legal
3 10 (13.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Analyst
2 18 (24.00%) Architect
3 13 (17.33%) Security Architect
4 12 (16.00%) Information Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Security Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) IT Architect
5 10 (13.33%) IT Technician
6 9 (12.00%) IT Security Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) ERP Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Process Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Information Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Information Security Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Problem Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Risk Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) OpenID
2 10 (13.33%) OAuth
2 10 (13.33%) OAuth2
2 10 (13.33%) XACML
3 2 (2.67%) .NET
3 2 (2.67%) .NET Core
3 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (18.67%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (13.33%) PKI
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.67%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (81.33%) ITIL
2 34 (45.33%) Information Security
3 22 (29.33%) Service Management
4 20 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (24.00%) DevOps
5 18 (24.00%) Security Architecture
6 17 (22.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (21.33%) Project Management
7 16 (21.33%) TOGAF
8 15 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (20.00%) Security Testing
9 14 (18.67%) Data Protection
9 14 (18.67%) Incident Management
10 13 (17.33%) Risk Management
10 13 (17.33%) Service Delivery
11 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.00%) ITSM
11 12 (16.00%) Workshop Facilitation
12 11 (14.67%) Lean Six Sigma
12 11 (14.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.33%) Java
3 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) CISSP
2 10 (13.33%) MCSA
2 10 (13.33%) MCSE
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 8 (10.67%) CISA
4 6 (8.00%) CRISC
4 6 (8.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) CISM
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.67%) GIAC
7 2 (2.67%) SANS
8 1 (1.33%) CBAP
8 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) ISEB
8 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.33%) ISSEP
8 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (45.33%) NIST
2 30 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (21.33%) PCI DSS
4 14 (18.67%) GDPR
5 11 (14.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (10.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (6.67%) COSO
7 5 (6.67%) QA
8 4 (5.33%) Data Quality
8 4 (5.33%) SSAE 16
9 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (1.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) VMware
2 10 (13.33%) WatchGuard
3 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.33%) Qualys
4 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.33%) Splunk