Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 502 486 575
Rank change year-on-year -16 +89 -103
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 53 112 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.39% 2.51% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 97 61
South East median annual salary £49,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £46,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £84,000 £77,499
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 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 3826 4456 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.43% 12.66% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 3542 4329
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley +14 18 £41,000 -25.45%
Berkshire +37 17 £41,000 -48.75%
Kent +22 12 £37,500 -37.50%
Hampshire +3 8 £49,500 -17.50% 2
Surrey -28 8 £77,500 +24.00% 2
West Sussex - 7 £77,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 1 £34,000 -39.56%
East Sussex -9 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 48 (90.57%) ITIL
2 28 (52.83%) Risk Management
3 26 (49.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (45.28%) Information Security
5 22 (41.51%) Degree
6 16 (30.19%) Management Information System
6 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (28.30%) Knowledge Management
8 14 (26.42%) Data Protection
8 14 (26.42%) Firewall
8 14 (26.42%) GDPR
9 13 (24.53%) Lean Six Sigma
9 13 (24.53%) Six Sigma
10 12 (22.64%) Change Management
10 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
10 12 (22.64%) Data Protection Act
10 12 (22.64%) Service Design
11 11 (20.75%) Statistical Analysis
11 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (20.75%) Project Management
12 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
12 10 (18.87%) Legal
13 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
13 9 (16.98%) SLA
13 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
13 9 (16.98%) SaaS
14 8 (15.09%) Information Architecture
14 8 (15.09%) Product Management
14 8 (15.09%) Coaching

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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
2 7 (13.21%) IaaS
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) BGP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
2 2 (3.77%) FTP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.77%) IGRP
2 2 (3.77%) IPsec
2 2 (3.77%) OSPF
2 2 (3.77%) SMTP
2 2 (3.77%) VLAN
2 2 (3.77%) VXLAN
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (18.87%) Legal
2 8 (15.09%) Digital Economy
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Analyst
1 17 (32.08%) Security Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) IT Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) IT Security Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Technical Writer
3 8 (15.09%) Technical Writer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Change Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Service Design Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Service Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Service Transition Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Transition Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Compliance Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Governance Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Risk Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Web Services
1 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Management Information System
2 12 (22.64%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.21%) CMDB
4 7 (13.21%) User Experience
5 3 (5.66%) CESG
6 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (90.57%) ITIL
2 28 (52.83%) Risk Management
3 24 (45.28%) Information Security
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.30%) Knowledge Management
6 14 (26.42%) Data Protection
7 13 (24.53%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (24.53%) Six Sigma
8 12 (22.64%) Change Management
8 12 (22.64%) Service Design
9 11 (20.75%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Project Management
9 11 (20.75%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
11 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
12 8 (15.09%) Coaching
12 8 (15.09%) Information Architecture
12 8 (15.09%) Product Management
12 8 (15.09%) Security Operations
13 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) CISA
3 5 (9.43%) CISSP
4 3 (5.66%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CISM
5 2 (3.77%) SSCP
6 1 (1.89%) CGEIT
6 1 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.89%) CRISC
6 1 (1.89%) SANS
6 1 (1.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (49.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (26.42%) GDPR
3 12 (22.64%) PCI DSS
4 9 (16.98%) SLA
5 5 (9.43%) QA
6 3 (5.66%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (5.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.89%) COSO
7 1 (1.89%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.89%) ISO 22301
7 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
2 2 (3.77%) F5
2 2 (3.77%) IBM
2 2 (3.77%) Juniper
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.89%) Qualys
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Splunk
3 1 (1.89%) Tufin