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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England / South East
Rank 348 408 391
Rank change year-on-year +60 -17  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 33 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.86% 1.87% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 45
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.57%  

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1778 2787 2597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.90% 14.48% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 2290 2031
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 11 £55,000 -
Hampshire +22 10 £60,000 -4.76%
Kent +29 9 £60,000 +9.09%
East Sussex +10 5 £60,000 -25.00%
West Sussex +9 3 £65,000 -25.71%
Oxfordshire +3 3 £60,000 -27.27%
Berkshire +23 2 £63,750 -1.92% 2
Surrey +22 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South East region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 46 (54.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (51.76%) ITIL
3 35 (41.18%) Information Security
4 29 (34.12%) Management Information System
4 29 (34.12%) Finance
4 29 (34.12%) CISSP
5 26 (30.59%) CISM
6 24 (28.24%) CISA
7 22 (25.88%) Project Management
8 21 (24.71%) Supplier Management
9 20 (23.53%) Analytics
10 16 (18.82%) IT Audit
10 16 (18.82%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (17.65%) TOGAF
11 15 (17.65%) Service Management
11 15 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (16.47%) CompTIA Security+
12 14 (16.47%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (16.47%) SDLC
12 14 (16.47%) Degree
12 14 (16.47%) OWASP
12 14 (16.47%) Security+ Certification
13 13 (15.29%) PRINCE2
14 12 (14.12%) SAP
14 12 (14.12%) SSAE 16
15 11 (12.94%) Big Data
15 11 (12.94%) CRM
15 11 (12.94%) ITSM
16 10 (11.76%) ETL
16 10 (11.76%) Enterprise Software

COBIT
Top Related 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 9 (10.59%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) Network Security
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) SSH
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) Big Data
2 9 (10.59%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (10.59%) SAP BW
3 6 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.18%) DataStage
5 1 (1.18%) QualityStage
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 29 (34.12%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) IT Manager
2 20 (23.53%) IT Risk Manager
2 20 (23.53%) Risk Manager
3 19 (22.35%) Governance Manager
3 19 (22.35%) IT Governance Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Architect
4 11 (12.94%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 7 (8.24%) Information Governance Manager
7 7 (8.24%) Security Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) SOC Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Information Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
9 5 (5.88%) IT Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
9 5 (5.88%) ITSM Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Management Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Security Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) Middleware
1 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.59%) Internet of Things
4 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.53%) CMDB
5 3 (3.53%) NHS
6 2 (2.35%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) AIX
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Solaris
2 1 (1.18%) Unix
2 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) ITIL
2 35 (41.18%) Information Security
3 22 (25.88%) Project Management
4 21 (24.71%) Supplier Management
5 20 (23.53%) Analytics
6 16 (18.82%) IT Audit
6 16 (18.82%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (17.65%) Service Management
7 15 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 15 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (16.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (16.47%) OWASP
8 14 (16.47%) SDLC
9 13 (15.29%) PRINCE2
10 11 (12.94%) CRM
10 11 (12.94%) ITSM
11 10 (11.76%) ETL
11 10 (11.76%) Facilities Management
11 10 (11.76%) ITIL V3
11 10 (11.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (34.12%) CISSP
2 26 (30.59%) CISM
3 24 (28.24%) CISA
4 14 (16.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 14 (16.47%) Degree
4 14 (16.47%) Security+ Certification
5 6 (7.06%) CRISC
6 3 (3.53%) GISF
6 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.35%) CISMP
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.35%) PCI QSA
7 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.35%) PMP
7 2 (2.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.18%) ISACA
8 1 (1.18%) MCSA
8 1 (1.18%) MCSE
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (54.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.12%) SSAE 16
3 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
4 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (5.88%) COSO
6 3 (3.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (2.35%) GDPR
7 2 (2.35%) ISO27002
7 2 (2.35%) QA
8 1 (1.18%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.18%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
1 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) SAP
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Cognizant
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) TOWER Software
5 3 (3.53%) VMware
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) CA
7 1 (1.18%) Citrix
7 1 (1.18%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.18%) Qualys
7 1 (1.18%) WatchGuard
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