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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 124 128 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.36% 0.046% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.21% 0.54% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
190 185 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.47% 8.57% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 167 141
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +20.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (60.00%) Process Management
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (60.00%) COSO
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) Finacle
2 2 (20.00%) GPG13
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) Temenos T24
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) APACS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (20.00%) IAS 39
2 2 (20.00%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (20.00%) Misys Equation
1 2 (20.00%) Temenos T24
1 2 (20.00%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Audit Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Management Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Process Management
1 6 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) MODAF
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (60.00%) COSO
2 2 (20.00%) GPG13
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) Basel II
2 2 (20.00%) IAS 39
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Snort
1 2 (20.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Chordiant
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Misys
1 2 (20.00%) Temenos
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper
1 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Websense
1 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire