The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 117 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.34% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.61% 3.95% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +86.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
166 177 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.25% 8.65% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 130 155 128
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,375 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Chordiant
2 6 (46.15%) Misys
2 6 (46.15%) Temenos
2 6 (46.15%) Basel II
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) APACS
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) IAS 39
2 6 (46.15%) FLEXCUBE
2 6 (46.15%) MODAF
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Misys Equation
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) COBIT
2 6 (46.15%) Temenos T24
2 6 (46.15%) Finacle
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) COSO
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) Management Information System

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (46.15%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (46.15%) Misys Equation
1 6 (46.15%) Temenos T24
1 6 (46.15%) Finacle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Management Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Management Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Audit Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP GRC Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) APACS
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
1 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
1 6 (46.15%) MODAF
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Security
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Basel II
1 6 (46.15%) IAS 39
1 6 (46.15%) COBIT
2 4 (30.77%) COSO
2 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (15.38%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Snort
1 2 (15.38%) Squid
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) Chordiant
2 6 (46.15%) Misys
2 6 (46.15%) Temenos
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire