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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 163 176 171
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 63 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.84% 1.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.26% 7.13% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 52
Average salary £54,000 £50,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.40% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £35,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +2.15%
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
868 659 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.71% 11.73% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 583 443 600
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
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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
Newbury +28 23 £62,500 +64.47% 1
Slough +9 23 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Reading -6 14 £46,250 -33.92% 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 65 (62.50%) Windows
2 63 (60.58%) PCI DSS
3 60 (57.69%) Network Security
4 45 (43.27%) ITIL
5 42 (40.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 39 (37.50%) CISSP
6 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 38 (36.54%) Finance
8 36 (34.62%) COBIT
9 35 (33.65%) CISM
9 35 (33.65%) Data Security
10 33 (31.73%) SCCM
11 31 (29.81%) Information Security
12 30 (28.85%) PRINCE2
13 29 (27.88%) CISA
14 28 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (26.92%) Linux
14 28 (26.92%) Websense
15 27 (25.96%) Cisco
16 26 (25.00%) Juniper
16 26 (25.00%) Change Management
16 26 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
16 26 (25.00%) PCI QSA
16 26 (25.00%) ServiceNow
17 24 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
18 23 (22.12%) DNS
19 22 (21.15%) DHCP
19 22 (21.15%) Firewall
19 22 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
19 22 (21.15%) F5

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 17 (16.35%) IIS
2 12 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Office
1 15 (14.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 60 (57.69%) Network Security
2 23 (22.12%) DNS
3 22 (21.15%) DHCP
3 22 (21.15%) Firewall
4 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.46%) VPN
5 14 (13.46%) LAN
5 14 (13.46%) WAN
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (8.65%) SSL
7 6 (5.77%) OSPF
7 6 (5.77%) BGP
7 6 (5.77%) NetScreen
7 6 (5.77%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (2.88%) VoIP
8 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.88%) Wireless
8 3 (2.88%) IPsec
9 2 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.88%) DB2
3 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 38 (36.54%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Consultant
2 33 (31.73%) Security Consultant
3 22 (21.15%) IT Consultant
4 16 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) IT Security Consultant
5 11 (10.58%) Senior Security Consultant
5 11 (10.58%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Server Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (5.77%) IT Risk Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Network Security Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Principle Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.77%) Network Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Risk Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) J2EE
2 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.88%) .NET
3 2 (1.92%) Lucene
3 2 (1.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 65 (62.50%) Windows
2 28 (26.92%) Linux
3 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.58%) UNIX
4 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) ITIL
2 35 (33.65%) Data Security
3 31 (29.81%) Information Security
4 30 (28.85%) PRINCE2
5 28 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (25.00%) Change Management
6 26 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 24 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (14.42%) Database Security
9 13 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 12 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (9.62%) Supplier Management
13 8 (7.69%) Security Architecture
13 8 (7.69%) Change Control
13 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
14 6 (5.77%) Brand Management
14 6 (5.77%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (5.77%) People Management
15 5 (4.81%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) SQL
2 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.85%) Java
4 3 (2.88%) C#
4 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (37.50%) CISSP
2 35 (33.65%) CISM
3 29 (27.88%) CISA
4 26 (25.00%) PCI QSA
5 15 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (14.42%) CCNA
6 9 (8.65%) CCNP
7 8 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.81%) MCSE
8 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.85%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.88%) Degree
10 3 (2.88%) CCSA
10 3 (2.88%) CCSP
11 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.92%) PMP
11 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.92%) MAPM
12 1 (0.96%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (60.58%) PCI DSS
2 42 (40.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (34.62%) COBIT
4 8 (7.69%) GPG13
5 3 (2.88%) SLA
6 1 (0.96%) TickIT
6 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 39 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (14.42%) ISA Server
4 11 (10.58%) KVM
5 6 (5.77%) Snort
5 6 (5.77%) Squid
6 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (31.73%) SCCM
2 17 (16.35%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Websense
2 27 (25.96%) Cisco
3 26 (25.00%) Juniper
3 26 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 22 (21.15%) F5
5 18 (17.31%) Oracle
6 16 (15.38%) McAfee
7 9 (8.65%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.77%) Sourcefire
8 6 (5.77%) VMware
8 6 (5.77%) Blue Coat
8 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.85%) Business Objects
9 4 (3.85%) EMC
10 3 (2.88%) Avaya
10 3 (2.88%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.96%) Tripwire
11 1 (0.96%) CODA
11 1 (0.96%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + 7% on-call + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago