Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > South West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 310 295
Rank change year-on-year -14 -15 +46
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 14 34 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.33% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 3.12% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 39
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £32,121 £60,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.87% -4.62%

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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,353 1,090 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.94% 10.49% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 858 1,044
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,150 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the South West

COBIT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the South West

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the South West over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the South West

COBIT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Bristol +8 5 £85,000 +13.33% 1
Gloucestershire +6 4 £32,905 -51.25% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £35,000 -
Devon - 2 £65,000 -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (42.86%) CISA
6 6 (42.86%) CISM
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) CISSP
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (35.71%) GDPR
8 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) GIAC
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Data Security
9 3 (21.43%) Juniper
9 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (21.43%) BCP
9 3 (21.43%) SSCP
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
9 3 (21.43%) PKI
9 3 (21.43%) CEH
9 3 (21.43%) Forensic Analysis
9 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (21.43%) SANS
9 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) IT Architect
1 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
1 3 (21.43%) IT Security Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Chief Information Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Chief Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) CIO
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) BCP
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Forensic Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 2 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISA
1 6 (42.86%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (21.43%) CSSLP
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) GIAC
3 3 (21.43%) SANS
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SSCP
4 2 (14.29%) CCA
4 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) GDPR
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) VMware