The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 306 278 295
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 26 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.79% 3.33% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 38
Average salary £48,500 £44,750 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% -34.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,250 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -19.04%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1452 1112 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.47% 9.45% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 975 1053
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sarbanes-Oxley
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Project Management
4 13 (28.26%) Banking
4 13 (28.26%) QA
5 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (23.91%) Windows
7 10 (21.74%) SQL
7 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.57%) Oracle
8 9 (19.57%) Information Security
8 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
9 8 (17.39%) UNIX
9 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
10 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
11 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
11 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
12 5 (10.87%) Workflow
12 5 (10.87%) SLA
12 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
12 5 (10.87%) Microgen
12 5 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (10.87%) Change Control
13 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
13 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (8.70%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (2.17%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (8.70%) QlikView
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Advertising
4 4 (8.70%) General Ledger
5 3 (6.52%) Back Office
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (10.87%) IT Audit Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Audit Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Developer
3 4 (8.70%) Security Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Auditor
4 3 (6.52%) Project Officer
4 3 (6.52%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.35%) Head of Security
5 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Head of IT
5 2 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) WCF
2 2 (4.35%) WPF
2 2 (4.35%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) STB
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
3 9 (19.57%) Information Security
4 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Workflow
6 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
7 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) ITSM
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.52%) Use Case
8 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.52%) ISMS
8 3 (6.52%) Project Governance
9 2 (4.35%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) ACTC
3 1 (2.17%) CISA
3 1 (2.17%) CIMA
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) QA
2 12 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (13.04%) ISO 9001
4 5 (10.87%) SLA
5 2 (4.35%) GAAP
6 1 (2.17%) COBIT
6 1 (2.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microgen
3 4 (8.70%) Sun
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) Thunderhead
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Misys
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
City, London
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