The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 119 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.02% 1.91% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
198 157 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.33% 9.88% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 154 96 134
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,250 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Knutsford - 3 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) COSO
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) IT Risk Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support
1 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Governance Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COSO
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ProCurve
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco