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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 160 176 157
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 64 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.11% 0.67% 1.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.82% 5.94% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 63
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
818 640 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.16% 11.32% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 533 457 647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +29 30 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Slough +18 24 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Reading -5 5 £47,500 +3.26% 3
Bracknell -3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 71 (73.96%) Windows
2 66 (68.75%) PCI DSS
3 61 (63.54%) Network Security
4 44 (45.83%) ITIL
4 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 39 (40.63%) SCCM
6 38 (39.58%) Data Security
7 36 (37.50%) Finance
7 36 (37.50%) CISSP
7 36 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 35 (36.46%) Websense
9 33 (34.38%) CISM
10 32 (33.33%) COBIT
11 30 (31.25%) PRINCE2
11 30 (31.25%) Linux
12 29 (30.21%) Change Management
12 29 (30.21%) CISA
12 29 (30.21%) ServiceNow
13 28 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
13 28 (29.17%) F5
14 27 (28.13%) Information Security
15 26 (27.08%) Penetration Testing
15 26 (27.08%) PCI QSA
16 25 (26.04%) Cisco
17 24 (25.00%) Juniper
17 24 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (23.96%) ARCserve
18 23 (23.96%) DNS
18 23 (23.96%) DHCP
18 23 (23.96%) IIS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (23.96%) IIS
2 18 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) MS Office
1 22 (22.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 61 (63.54%) Network Security
2 23 (23.96%) DHCP
2 23 (23.96%) DNS
3 17 (17.71%) Firewall
4 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.46%) VPN
5 11 (11.46%) LAN
5 11 (11.46%) WAN
6 7 (7.29%) NetScreen
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.25%) SSL
8 3 (3.13%) OSPF
8 3 (3.13%) BGP
9 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.04%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) MySQL
4 3 (3.13%) DB2
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Metasploit
General
1 36 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) Consultant
2 33 (34.38%) Security Consultant
3 21 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (18.75%) IT Consultant
5 16 (16.67%) Server Engineer
6 15 (15.63%) IT Security Consultant
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Security Consultant
7 11 (11.46%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (7.29%) Network Security Consultant
9 7 (7.29%) Network Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Principle Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Operations Manager
11 5 (5.21%) Architect
12 3 (3.13%) IT Manager
12 3 (3.13%) IT Risk Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Risk Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
13 2 (2.08%) Head of IT
13 2 (2.08%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) .NET
1 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) Lucene
2 2 (2.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.21%) CLARiiON
1 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.08%) Replication
2 2 (2.08%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (2.08%) Clustering
2 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) FMCG
3 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 71 (73.96%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Linux
3 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.46%) UNIX
5 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) ITIL
2 38 (39.58%) Data Security
3 30 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 29 (30.21%) Change Management
5 28 (29.17%) Kalman Filter
6 27 (28.13%) Information Security
7 26 (27.08%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (14.58%) Database Security
10 13 (13.54%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (11.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (10.42%) Supplier Management
12 10 (10.42%) Change Control
13 8 (8.33%) Risk Management
14 6 (6.25%) Brand Management
14 6 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (6.25%) Security Architecture
15 4 (4.17%) ITIL V3
15 4 (4.17%) Network Design
16 3 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) SQL
2 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) C#
3 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (37.50%) CISSP
2 33 (34.38%) CISM
3 29 (30.21%) CISA
4 26 (27.08%) PCI QSA
5 14 (14.58%) CCNA
5 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (7.29%) CCNP
8 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.13%) MCSE
9 3 (3.13%) Degree
10 2 (2.08%) MAPM
10 2 (2.08%) PMP
10 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.04%) CCSA
11 1 (1.04%) CCSE
11 1 (1.04%) CEH
11 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.04%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (68.75%) PCI DSS
2 36 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (33.33%) COBIT
4 9 (9.38%) GPG13
5 4 (4.17%) SLA
6 1 (1.04%) TickIT
6 1 (1.04%) QA
6 1 (1.04%) HIPAA
System Software
1 44 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.96%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (21.88%) ISA Server
4 16 (16.67%) KVM
5 8 (8.33%) Snort
6 7 (7.29%) Squid
7 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.04%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 39 (40.63%) SCCM
2 23 (23.96%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Websense
2 29 (30.21%) ServiceNow
3 28 (29.17%) F5
4 25 (26.04%) Cisco
5 24 (25.00%) Juniper
6 22 (22.92%) McAfee
7 14 (14.58%) Oracle
8 7 (7.29%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.29%) Blue Coat
8 7 (7.29%) Sourcefire
9 6 (6.25%) VMware
10 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.21%) EMC
11 2 (2.08%) HP
11 2 (2.08%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.04%) Imperva
12 1 (1.04%) Sophos
12 1 (1.04%) Citrix
12 1 (1.04%) CODA
12 1 (1.04%) ArcSight
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 26 days ago