Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 105 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.33% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.90% 1.74% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Staffordshire median annual salary £62,500 £56,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -22.41% +76.83%
10th Percentile £61,250 £44,625 £71,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,875 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% -0.45%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 210 115 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 17.49% 9.27% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 150 87 135
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,300 £20,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Staffordshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for COBIT in Staffordshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stoke-on-Trent +22 3 £62,500 +11.11%
COBIT
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) BCP

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft