The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 639 546 706
Rank change year-on-year -93 +160  
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 219 467 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.12% 3.41% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 176 377 232
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,020
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -7.56%  

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 with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10323 13692 13578
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.11% 13.17% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8130 10831 10505
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

COBIT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the UK

COBIT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the UK

COBIT
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -92 204 £62,500 +3.73% 18
London -35 116 £66,250 +1.92% 12
South East +32 33 £60,000 -6.25% 2
South West +32 23 £67,500 +3.84%
City of London +18 19 £62,500 +4.16%
North West -6 17 £49,000 -34.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 11 £55,000 -
Hampshire +17 10 £60,000 -4.76%
West Midlands +14 10 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Kent +32 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol +9 9 £67,500 +17.39%
Manchester -22 9 £43,000 -42.66%
Coventry - 9 £85,000 -
Southampton +23 8 £60,000 -
Cheshire +11 8 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England -9 8 £85,000 +47.82% 1
High Wycombe - 8 £55,000 -
Scotland +6 7 £50,000 -9.50%
Cambridgeshire +13 6 £85,000 +47.82%
Knutsford +5 6 - - 1
Gloucestershire +4 6 £72,500 +11.53%
Edinburgh -2 6 £50,000 -21.56%
Dorset +39 5 £60,000 -
East Sussex +10 5 £60,000 -25.00%
Bournemouth - 5 £60,000 -
Eastbourne - 5 £60,000 -
Bromley - 5 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £60,000 -
Cambridge +7 4 £72,500 -
West Sussex +9 3 £65,000 -25.71%

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for COBIT.

1 324 (58.80%) ITIL
2 290 (52.63%) Information Security
3 267 (48.46%) Finance
4 264 (47.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 207 (37.57%) CISSP
6 180 (32.67%) Management Information System
7 179 (32.49%) CISM
8 157 (28.49%) Risk Management
9 131 (23.77%) CISA
10 120 (21.78%) Security Management
11 99 (17.97%) Security Architecture
12 96 (17.42%) TOGAF
13 93 (16.88%) Information Security Management
14 90 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 85 (15.43%) Degree
16 83 (15.06%) Risk Assessment
17 75 (13.61%) Banking
18 72 (13.07%) Project Management
18 72 (13.07%) Service Management
19 67 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
20 66 (11.98%) Firewall
21 65 (11.80%) Continuous Improvement
21 65 (11.80%) CRISC
22 63 (11.43%) PRINCE2
23 57 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
23 57 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
24 54 (9.80%) Information Assurance
25 53 (9.62%) IT Audit
26 47 (8.53%) Microsoft
26 47 (8.53%) SIEM

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
4 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.36%) IIS
5 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.18%) MS Office
2 12 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (2.18%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.73%) Casewise Modeler
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.63%) SAP CRM
2 5 (0.91%) assyst
2 5 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (0.73%) PaaS
6 3 (0.54%) IaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.36%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (11.98%) Firewall
2 21 (3.81%) Network Security
3 10 (1.81%) Internet
4 8 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.27%) VPN
6 3 (0.54%) SAN
7 2 (0.36%) DNS
7 2 (0.36%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.18%) DHCP
8 1 (0.18%) DMZ
8 1 (0.18%) HTTP
8 1 (0.18%) LAN
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) SSL
8 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.81%) Big Data
2 9 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (1.63%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.36%) GIS
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.18%) DataStage
5 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 267 (48.46%) Finance
2 75 (13.61%) Banking
3 18 (3.27%) Legal
4 13 (2.36%) Retail
5 11 (2.00%) Marketing
6 10 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.63%) Local Government
7 9 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.45%) German Language
8 8 (1.45%) Publishing
8 8 (1.45%) Spanish Language
9 7 (1.27%) French Language
10 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (24.32%) Analyst
2 91 (16.52%) Consultant
2 91 (16.52%) Security Analyst
3 69 (12.52%) IT Manager
4 60 (10.89%) Architect
5 51 (9.26%) Security Manager
6 49 (8.89%) Risk Manager
7 46 (8.35%) Information Analyst
8 43 (7.80%) Information Security Analyst
9 42 (7.62%) IT Analyst
10 37 (6.72%) Security Consultant
10 37 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
11 35 (6.35%) Risk Analyst
12 34 (6.17%) Governance Manager
13 32 (5.81%) IT Risk Manager
14 29 (5.26%) Information Manager
15 27 (4.90%) COBIT Manager
16 26 (4.72%) IT Risk Analyst
16 26 (4.72%) Security Officer
17 25 (4.54%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.54%) .NET
2 10 (1.81%) Java EE
3 7 (1.27%) boto
4 5 (0.91%) SailPoint
5 4 (0.73%) Middleware
5 4 (0.73%) OAuth
5 4 (0.73%) OpenID
5 4 (0.73%) SAML
6 2 (0.36%) Web Services
6 2 (0.36%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) Ajax
7 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.18%) jQuery
7 1 (0.18%) ODBC
7 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 180 (32.67%) Management Information System
2 31 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.18%) Online Banking
5 11 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.63%) Internet of Things
7 9 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 7 (1.27%) CESG
8 7 (1.27%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.09%) NHS
10 5 (0.91%) PMI
11 4 (0.73%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.54%) CMDB
12 3 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.54%) Fintech
12 3 (0.54%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.36%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.36%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.08%) Windows
2 15 (2.72%) Unix
3 14 (2.54%) Linux
4 1 (0.18%) AIX
4 1 (0.18%) Android
4 1 (0.18%) Solaris
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (58.80%) ITIL
2 290 (52.63%) Information Security
3 157 (28.49%) Risk Management
4 120 (21.78%) Security Management
5 99 (17.97%) Security Architecture
6 96 (17.42%) TOGAF
7 93 (16.88%) Information Security Management
8 90 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 83 (15.06%) Risk Assessment
10 72 (13.07%) Project Management
10 72 (13.07%) Service Management
11 67 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (11.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 63 (11.43%) PRINCE2
14 57 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
15 54 (9.80%) Information Assurance
16 53 (9.62%) IT Audit
17 47 (8.53%) SIEM
18 46 (8.35%) ITSM
19 44 (7.99%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.53%) Python
2 33 (5.99%) PowerShell
3 31 (5.63%) PHP
4 30 (5.44%) SQL
5 25 (4.54%) C
6 7 (1.27%) Perl
6 7 (1.27%) Ruby
7 2 (0.36%) Java
8 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 207 (37.57%) CISSP
2 179 (32.49%) CISM
3 131 (23.77%) CISA
4 85 (15.43%) Degree
5 65 (11.80%) CRISC
6 40 (7.26%) Security Cleared
7 26 (4.72%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.27%) SANS
9 17 (3.09%) CEH
10 16 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
10 16 (2.90%) GIAC
10 16 (2.90%) Security+ Certification
11 14 (2.54%) DV Cleared
11 14 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (2.36%) CISMP
13 12 (2.18%) CESG Certified Professional
14 11 (2.00%) PMI Certification
15 10 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (1.63%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (47.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 46 (8.35%) PCI DSS
4 39 (7.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (2.90%) GDPR
6 14 (2.54%) ISO27002
7 12 (2.18%) SSAE 16
8 11 (2.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 11 (2.00%) QA
9 10 (1.81%) SLA
10 9 (1.63%) COSO
11 8 (1.45%) BS25999
12 7 (1.27%) PMO
13 6 (1.09%) BS7799
13 6 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (1.09%) PMBOK
14 5 (0.91%) ISO22301
15 4 (0.73%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.73%) JSP 440
16 3 (0.54%) ISO27005
System Software
1 13 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) NDS
3 2 (0.36%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (0.36%) vCloud
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (1.27%) Ansible
1 7 (1.27%) Puppet
2 6 (1.09%) CSIRT
2 6 (1.09%) SCCM
3 4 (0.73%) OpenAM
3 4 (0.73%) OpenIDM
3 4 (0.73%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
5 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.36%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.18%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.18%) Nessus
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (8.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (3.99%) Oracle
3 19 (3.45%) VMware
4 17 (3.09%) IBM
4 17 (3.09%) SAP
5 16 (2.90%) Cognizant
6 12 (2.18%) ServiceNow
7 11 (2.00%) Cisco
8 8 (1.45%) Citrix
8 8 (1.45%) Remedy
9 6 (1.09%) CA
9 6 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.09%) TOWER Software
10 5 (0.91%) HP
11 4 (0.73%) Casewise
11 4 (0.73%) ForgeRock
11 4 (0.73%) Lotus
11 4 (0.73%) OpenText
11 4 (0.73%) Qualys
12 3 (0.54%) Intel Security
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