Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 275 323
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 +2
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 19 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.55% 4.89% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 80 35
South West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,100 £71,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - -

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 1,226 1,125 1,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.12% 10.86% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 880 922 1,121
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +5.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Wiltshire -17 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Bristol -23 6 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Gloucestershire +30 3 £72,000 +20.00%
Devon - 2 £54,297 -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 6 (31.58%) Internal Audit
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) GDPR
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (10.53%) SLA
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) AIX
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) Java

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 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Information Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) IT Risk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Communications Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Compliance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Software Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 6 (31.58%) Internal Audit
3 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) DoDAF
6 2 (10.53%) IT Audit
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Product Management
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CISA
1 1 (5.26%) CISMP
1 1 (5.26%) CISSP
1 1 (5.26%) CITP
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
3 4 (21.05%) GDPR
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (10.53%) ISO 22301
4 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (10.53%) SLA
5 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle