Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 297 315
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -35
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 18 57 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.33% 3.29% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 60 11
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £44,425 £32,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £66,375 £80,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +6.12% -9.26% +22.73%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1351 1731 1401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.43% 14.07% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1197 1079
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the West Midlands

COBIT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for COBIT in the West Midlands

COBIT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for COBIT in the West Midlands

COBIT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Birmingham -3 9 £60,000 -3.23% 1
Coventry +11 6 £60,000 -16.08% 1
Staffordshire +6 5 £66,250 -1.85%
Warwickshire +16 1 - -
West Bromwich 0 1 £40,000 +14.29%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
4 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) CISSP
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
5 6 (33.33%) Security Management
5 6 (33.33%) ISMS
6 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
6 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
6 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (27.78%) GDPR
7 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) CISMP
7 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
7 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (22.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (22.22%) NIST 800
7 4 (22.22%) BCP
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (22.22%) PCI QSA

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Audit Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Compliance Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Compliance
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Information
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 6 (33.33%) ISMS
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) Security Management
5 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
5 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
5 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) BCP
6 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) Process Management
8 2 (11.11%) ITSM
8 2 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (22.22%) CISMP
2 4 (22.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 4 (22.22%) PCI QSA
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (27.78%) GDPR
3 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (22.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (22.22%) NIST 800
5 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (5.56%) GPG13
5 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
West Midlands
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago