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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 100 121
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.49% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.46% 3.85% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%

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
112 130 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.96% 9.81% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 70 104 188
Median salary £33,000 £45,306 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.16% +13.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) CRISC
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Line 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Technology Risk Manager
3 3 (50.00%) Audit Manager
3 3 (50.00%) COBIT Manager
3 3 (50.00%) IT Audit Manager
3 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (50.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
Cheshire
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