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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 82 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.18% 0.30% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.02% 3.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
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
133 91 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.08% 8.98% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110 82 133
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 21 November 2014. 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 - 9 £51,500 -
Dunstable - 3 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 31 (96.88%) Oracle
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 21 (65.63%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (65.63%) Solaris
3 21 (65.63%) UNIX
4 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 17 (53.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (43.75%) Korn
5 14 (43.75%) C-shell
5 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 14 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 14 (43.75%) Perl
5 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 14 (43.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (43.75%) RDBMS
5 14 (43.75%) AWK
5 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
6 10 (31.25%) Performance Engineering
6 10 (31.25%) SAN
6 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
6 10 (31.25%) NAS
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (31.25%) Data Migration

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (21.88%) WebLogic
1 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
1 10 (31.25%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (43.75%) Relational Database
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
2 14 (43.75%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Administrator
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (31.25%) DBA
3 8 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) J2EE
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
1 7 (21.88%) JMS
1 7 (21.88%) HTML5
1 7 (21.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Replication
2 7 (21.88%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) UNIX
2 21 (65.63%) Solaris
3 10 (31.25%) SUSE
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (53.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 10 (31.25%) Data Migration
4 10 (31.25%) Performance Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Migration
4 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
5 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
5 7 (21.88%) Change Management
5 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (21.88%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 14 (43.75%) AWK
2 14 (43.75%) Korn
2 14 (43.75%) C-shell
2 14 (43.75%) Bash Shell
2 14 (43.75%) Perl
3 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNP
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 24 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (75.00%) Data Guard
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco
2 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Websense
2 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat