The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 267 300 270
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 37 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.12% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.66% 1.13% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 24
Average salary £60,000 £68,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +40.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,250 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -16.58%
Sarbanes-Oxley
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1011 1148 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.99% 10.91% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1013 898
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,100 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (54.43%) Finance
2 33 (41.77%) Risk Management
3 32 (40.51%) Information Security
4 23 (29.11%) Windows
5 22 (27.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (27.85%) PCI DSS
6 21 (26.58%) Security Architecture
6 21 (26.58%) CISSP
7 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
8 17 (21.52%) Cyber Security
9 16 (20.25%) COBIT
9 16 (20.25%) Security Management
9 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
10 15 (18.99%) CISA
10 15 (18.99%) CISM
10 15 (18.99%) Degree
10 15 (18.99%) QA
11 14 (17.72%) ITIL
11 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.46%) SAP
12 13 (16.46%) Basel II
13 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (15.19%) Business Continuity
14 11 (13.92%) E-Discovery
14 11 (13.92%) CRISC
14 11 (13.92%) MS Project
14 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
14 11 (13.92%) UNIX
15 10 (12.66%) MS Office
15 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (10.13%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.92%) MS Project
3 10 (12.66%) MS Office
4 9 (11.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) WAN
1 4 (5.06%) VPN
2 3 (3.80%) IMAP
2 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 2 (2.53%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) FTP
3 2 (2.53%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.27%) SNMP
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.27%) DMZ
4 1 (1.27%) DHCP
4 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
General
1 43 (54.43%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Banking
3 6 (7.59%) Legal
4 5 (6.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
6 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Law
7 1 (1.27%) Front Office
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Security Officer
2 12 (15.19%) Information Security Officer
3 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Security Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Information Analyst
3 8 (10.13%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Governance Manager
4 7 (8.86%) Risk Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Administrator
5 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Architect
5 6 (7.59%) SAP Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Security Architect
5 6 (7.59%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) DBA
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Security Risk Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.59%) AS400
5 5 (6.33%) Replication
6 4 (5.06%) PKI
7 3 (3.80%) Open Source
8 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.53%) CESG
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.53%) iPad
9 1 (1.27%) iPhone
9 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.27%) Wiki
9 1 (1.27%) Derivative
9 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.27%) Equities
9 1 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.53%) Solaris
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Risk Management
2 32 (40.51%) Information Security
3 21 (26.58%) Security Architecture
4 17 (21.52%) Cyber Security
5 16 (20.25%) Security Management
6 14 (17.72%) ITIL
7 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (15.19%) Business Continuity
8 11 (13.92%) E-Discovery
8 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.39%) ISMS
9 9 (11.39%) Information Security Management
9 9 (11.39%) Data Security
9 9 (11.39%) Project Management
10 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.13%) Data Governance
11 7 (8.86%) People Management
12 6 (7.59%) Use Case
12 6 (7.59%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (7.59%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) C
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) CISSP
2 15 (18.99%) CISA
2 15 (18.99%) CISM
2 15 (18.99%) Degree
3 11 (13.92%) CRISC
4 9 (11.39%) PMP
4 9 (11.39%) PMI Certification
5 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.06%) MCSE
6 4 (5.06%) MCP
6 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.53%) ACCA
8 2 (2.53%) ACTC
8 2 (2.53%) CEH
9 1 (1.27%) CCNP
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.27%) HND
9 1 (1.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 22 (27.85%) PCI DSS
2 16 (20.25%) COBIT
3 15 (18.99%) QA
4 13 (16.46%) Basel II
5 9 (11.39%) Solvency II
6 8 (10.13%) SLA
7 5 (6.33%) HIPAA
8 2 (2.53%) GAAP
8 2 (2.53%) BS7799
8 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (2.53%) COSO
9 1 (1.27%) CRD IV
9 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) RACF
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.27%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) WSUS
3 1 (1.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) SAP
2 7 (8.86%) VMware
3 6 (7.59%) Unisys
3 6 (7.59%) IBM
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.33%) Apple
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Remedy
6 2 (2.53%) McAfee
6 2 (2.53%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.27%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) Dell KACE
7 1 (1.27%) Altiris
7 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.27%) Dell
7 1 (1.27%) Intel
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Nokia
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £100000 - £105000 per annum + £7,000 car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago