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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 121 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.23% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.18% 2.03% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -16.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
170 197 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.66% 11.55% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 140 146 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015. 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
Chester - 1 £55,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Tandem
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (20.00%) RedPrairie
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Tandem
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) Baan
2 1 (20.00%) RedPrairie