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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 108 98
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.48% 0.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.02% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Average salary - £100,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +110.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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
181 133 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.17% 7.98% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 142 116 131
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,650 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) CRISC
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (37.50%) PCI QSA
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CISA
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Operational Risk Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
1 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) CISA
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) PCI QSA
1 3 (37.50%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS