Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 394 342 441
Rank change year-on-year -52 +99 +40
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 20 41 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.90% 2.06% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 47
10th Percentile £44,500 £43,600 "
25th Percentile £46,563 £50,000 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,250 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.93% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £79,188 £92,500 £78,125
90th Percentile £88,675 " £91,000
England median annual salary £58,750 £66,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.32% +1.92% +1.56%

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 2,229 1,990 3,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.60% 13.78% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,385 1,552 2,950
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,346
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year - +1.01% +4.21%
75th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £61,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £72,500
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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Surrey -12 6 £74,500 +49.00%
Thames Valley -15 6 - -
Hampshire - 5 £75,000 -
Berkshire -6 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -6 3 - -
West Sussex +3 2 £58,750 -
East Sussex -15 1 £45,000 +2.27%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 11 (55.00%) ITIL
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) NIST
3 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (30.00%) Line Management
4 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (25.00%) Social Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (20.00%) Retail
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) NIST 800
5 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.00%) 4G
6 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
6 3 (15.00%) CITP
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) SCCM
6 3 (15.00%) SCOM
6 3 (15.00%) Communications Security
6 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (15.00%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (15.00%) Presales
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
6 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
1 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Azure Functions
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) 3G
1 3 (15.00%) 4G
1 3 (15.00%) DWDM
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) MPLS
1 3 (15.00%) SD-WAN
1 3 (15.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
1 3 (15.00%) WLAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Organisational Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Influencing Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (10.00%) Legal
5 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) ITSM Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Strategy Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Lead Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 2 (10.00%) Technology Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CGI
2 2 (10.00%) OAuth
2 2 (10.00%) SAML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Line Management
2 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Communications Security
4 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Data Development
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (15.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Presales
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) CITP
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) NIST
2 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (20.00%) NIST 800
4 2 (10.00%) GDPR
4 2 (10.00%) GRC
4 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView
1 3 (15.00%) OVSD
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) BMC
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy
1 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow