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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 100 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.086% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 1.95% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.55% -5.26%
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
160 154 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.70% 9.24% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 133 122 173
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,960 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP