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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 269 312 282
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -30
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 45 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.76% 1.76% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 29
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.41%
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
1198 1423 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.36% 11.46% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1204 981
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 41 (48.81%) Finance
2 34 (40.48%) Information Security
3 33 (39.29%) CISSP
4 30 (35.71%) PCI DSS
5 29 (34.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (30.95%) ITIL
7 24 (28.57%) CISM
7 24 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (27.38%) CISA
9 22 (26.19%) Security Architecture
10 20 (23.81%) Windows
11 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (21.43%) Risk Management
13 17 (20.24%) Cyber Security
14 16 (19.05%) COBIT
14 16 (19.05%) Management Information System
14 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
15 14 (16.67%) Business Continuity
15 14 (16.67%) Degree
16 13 (15.48%) CRISC
16 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
16 13 (15.48%) SAN
16 13 (15.48%) UNIX
16 13 (15.48%) WorldPay
17 12 (14.29%) Linux
17 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.29%) SQL
17 12 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (14.29%) Security Management
17 12 (14.29%) E-Discovery

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) SAN
2 11 (13.10%) LAN
3 8 (9.52%) WAN
4 5 (5.95%) Internet
4 5 (5.95%) Firewall
4 5 (5.95%) Network Security
5 4 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.38%) DHCP
6 2 (2.38%) SNMP
6 2 (2.38%) VPN
6 2 (2.38%) DNS
7 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.38%) SAP BW
General
1 41 (48.81%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Front Office
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Analyst
2 11 (13.10%) Security Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Information Security Officer
3 10 (11.90%) Security Officer
4 9 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Information Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) DBA
5 6 (7.14%) Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.76%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.57%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
1 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 12 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 10 (11.90%) Replication
5 8 (9.52%) PKI
6 7 (8.33%) Cryptography
7 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.57%) Open Source
8 3 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (3.57%) CESG
9 1 (1.19%) Clustering
9 1 (1.19%) AS400
9 1 (1.19%) Handset
9 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.19%) iPhone
9 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) UNIX
3 12 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (4.76%) AIX
4 4 (4.76%) SUSE
4 4 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.38%) Solaris
6 2 (2.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Information Security
2 26 (30.95%) ITIL
3 24 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (26.19%) Security Architecture
5 18 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 17 (20.24%) Cyber Security
7 14 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 12 (14.29%) Security Management
8 12 (14.29%) E-Discovery
9 9 (10.71%) ISMS
9 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (10.71%) Information Security Management
10 8 (9.52%) Data Security
11 7 (8.33%) ITSM
12 6 (7.14%) BCP
13 5 (5.95%) ETL
13 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.95%) Service Management
13 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.76%) Korn
4 4 (4.76%) Java
4 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.57%) C#
5 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (39.29%) CISSP
2 24 (28.57%) CISM
3 23 (27.38%) CISA
4 14 (16.67%) Degree
5 13 (15.48%) CRISC
6 12 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.76%) CEH
9 3 (3.57%) MCP
9 3 (3.57%) MCSE
10 2 (2.38%) ACTC
10 2 (2.38%) ACCA
11 1 (1.19%) PMP
11 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.19%) ISSMP
11 1 (1.19%) MCDST
11 1 (1.19%) CCNP
11 1 (1.19%) CCNA
11 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 29 (34.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (19.05%) COBIT
4 11 (13.10%) QA
5 8 (9.52%) SLA
6 3 (3.57%) BS7799
6 3 (3.57%) Basel II
6 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (3.57%) HIPAA
6 3 (3.57%) Solvency II
7 2 (2.38%) COSO
7 2 (2.38%) AICPA
7 2 (2.38%) GAAP
8 1 (1.19%) GxP
8 1 (1.19%) Val IT
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) XenApp
3 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.38%) Samba
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (2.38%) OpenView
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
1 13 (15.48%) WorldPay
2 10 (11.90%) SAP
3 9 (10.71%) HP
4 8 (9.52%) VMware
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle
5 7 (8.33%) Citrix
6 5 (5.95%) 3PAR
6 5 (5.95%) IBM
7 3 (3.57%) Cisco
8 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.38%) AppSense
8 2 (2.38%) Tripwire
8 2 (2.38%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.38%) Qualys
8 2 (2.38%) Hitachi
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.38%) Apple
8 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.38%) Symantec
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago