The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 120 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.44% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.48% 3.64% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £66,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +10.79%
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
230 220 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.12% 12.16% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 195 190 113
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,900 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
1 6 (66.67%) Information Governance
1 6 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 6 (66.67%) Resilience Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) COBIT
1 6 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 4 (44.44%) FMCG
2 4 (44.44%) CRISC
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Audit Manager
2 4 (44.44%) IT Audit Manager
3 3 (33.33%) IT Risk Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Auditor
4 2 (22.22%) IT Auditor
4 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Audit Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Audit Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Risk Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) FMCG
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Privacy
1 6 (66.67%) Information Governance
1 6 (66.67%) IT Audit
1 6 (66.67%) Resilience Testing
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CRISC
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 1 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) COBIT
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS