The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 80 87 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 0.70% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.85% 8.86% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £51,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -16.58%
Sarbanes-Oxley
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
118 79 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.83% 7.96% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 93 74 113
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Bedfordshire region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 1 £51,500 +47.14%
Sarbanes-Oxley
East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) UNIX
2 13 (76.47%) Solaris
2 13 (76.47%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (52.94%) Data Guard
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (41.18%) Business Continuity
5 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) FMCG
5 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) J2EE
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) HPUX
5 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) HTML

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
1 7 (41.18%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) NAS
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (35.29%) RDBMS
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (17.65%) DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS3
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) FMCG
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) UNIX
2 13 (76.47%) Solaris
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) HPUX
4 3 (17.65%) SUSE
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (58.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) Business Continuity
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) SOA
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
3 6 (35.29%) C-shell
3 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) AWK
3 6 (35.29%) Korn
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.88%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Data Guard
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Websense
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat