The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 170 186 203
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 45 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.65% 4.88% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 15
Average salary £65,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.27%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
677 656 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.46% 12.02% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 476 453 394
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
Reading -5 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury +4 4 £55,000 +100.00%
Slough -11 3 £60,000 +42.85%
Bracknell - 1 £67,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 50 (57.47%) Windows
2 42 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 38 (43.68%) Windows 7
4 33 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (32.18%) CISSP
5 28 (32.18%) Cisco
5 28 (32.18%) C
6 27 (31.03%) MCSE
6 27 (31.03%) EMC
6 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (31.03%) CommVault
6 27 (31.03%) NetApp
6 27 (31.03%) Legato
6 27 (31.03%) Problem Management
6 27 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
7 26 (29.89%) Firewall
8 24 (27.59%) CISM
9 23 (26.44%) VMware
9 23 (26.44%) VMware ESX
10 22 (25.29%) TCP/IP
11 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
12 19 (21.84%) LAN
12 19 (21.84%) ITIL
12 19 (21.84%) PCI DSS
13 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Architecture
13 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
14 16 (18.39%) CISA
15 15 (17.24%) Automotive
15 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
15 15 (17.24%) Network Security

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 11 (12.64%) MS Exchange
1 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
1 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.15%) Lync
2 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 22 (25.29%) TCP/IP
3 19 (21.84%) LAN
4 15 (17.24%) Network Security
5 13 (14.94%) DNS
6 12 (13.79%) DHCP
7 11 (12.64%) SSL
8 8 (9.20%) WAN
9 4 (4.60%) Wireless
9 4 (4.60%) VPN
10 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.15%) Internet
11 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (19.54%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.24%) Automotive
3 14 (16.09%) Finance
4 11 (12.64%) Banking
5 7 (8.05%) Legal
6 3 (3.45%) Advertising
7 2 (2.30%) Retail
8 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.15%) Games
8 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Architect
2 15 (17.24%) Storage Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (13.79%) Security Consultant
3 12 (13.79%) Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Security Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (4.60%) IT Security Specialist
6 4 (4.60%) Security Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 3 (3.45%) Network Security Specialist
8 2 (2.30%) Cyber Security Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Governance Manager
8 2 (2.30%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) EJB
1 5 (5.75%) Web Services
1 5 (5.75%) XML
1 5 (5.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.15%) Lucene
2 1 (1.15%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.15%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.60%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 50 (57.47%) Windows
2 38 (43.68%) Windows 7
3 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 11 (12.64%) Windows XP
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Problem Management
1 27 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (21.84%) ITIL
3 17 (19.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 12 (13.79%) Project Management
5 12 (13.79%) Information Security
6 11 (12.64%) Migration
7 10 (11.49%) Change Control
7 10 (11.49%) Security Architecture
7 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (11.49%) ETL
8 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 9 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.90%) SIEM
9 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) C
2 13 (14.94%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.90%) C++
4 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.75%) C#
5 2 (2.30%) Python
5 2 (2.30%) SQL
6 1 (1.15%) Perl
6 1 (1.15%) PHP
6 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) CISSP
2 27 (31.03%) MCSE
2 27 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (27.59%) CISM
4 16 (18.39%) CISA
5 9 (10.34%) PCI QSA
6 8 (9.20%) Degree
7 5 (5.75%) CGEIT
8 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.30%) CRISC
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.15%) CCIE
10 1 (1.15%) GCIA
10 1 (1.15%) GSEC
10 1 (1.15%) GCIH
10 1 (1.15%) CEH
10 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (21.84%) PCI DSS
3 9 (10.34%) COBIT
4 6 (6.90%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.45%) FISMA
6 2 (2.30%) GPG13
7 1 (1.15%) SLA
7 1 (1.15%) GxP
7 1 (1.15%) COSO
7 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 42 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.44%) VMware ESX
3 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (31.03%) Legato
2 11 (12.64%) Backup Exec
2 11 (12.64%) WSUS
3 2 (2.30%) SCCM
4 1 (1.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Cisco
2 27 (31.03%) EMC
2 27 (31.03%) CommVault
2 27 (31.03%) NetApp
3 23 (26.44%) VMware
4 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.79%) Symantec
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) Websense
6 2 (2.30%) McAfee
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos
7 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.15%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.15%) LogLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.15%) Tufin
7 1 (1.15%) Imperva
7 1 (1.15%) Huawei
7 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow