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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 255 293 275
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 47 34 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.36% 2.80% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 51
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £33,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1078 1216 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.20% 10.28% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1017 1067
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 51 (56.04%) Finance
2 29 (31.87%) Banking
3 27 (29.67%) Retail
3 27 (29.67%) Information Security
4 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 21 (23.08%) .NET
5 21 (23.08%) C#
5 21 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (21.98%) Windows
7 19 (20.88%) CISSP
7 19 (20.88%) CISM
7 19 (20.88%) Degree
7 19 (20.88%) SDLC
8 18 (19.78%) Security Architecture
8 18 (19.78%) CISA
8 18 (19.78%) SQL
9 17 (18.68%) SAP
9 17 (18.68%) ITIL
9 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
9 17 (18.68%) PCI DSS
10 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
11 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (15.38%) UNIX
12 14 (15.38%) Oracle
12 14 (15.38%) VBA
13 13 (14.29%) MVC
13 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (13.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (10.99%) IIS
2 8 (8.79%) Apache
2 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) Internet
2 9 (9.89%) SAN
3 6 (6.59%) Network Security
3 6 (6.59%) Firewall
4 5 (5.49%) LAN
5 4 (4.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.30%) FTP
6 3 (3.30%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) WAN
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) VoIP
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 12 (13.19%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (9.89%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (9.89%) Big Data
4 9 (9.89%) Xcelsius
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.40%) Sybase IQ
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.30%) QlikView
8 1 (1.10%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.10%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 51 (56.04%) Finance
2 29 (31.87%) Banking
3 27 (29.67%) Retail
4 10 (10.99%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.69%) Electronics
5 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.69%) Marketing
6 6 (6.59%) Front Office
7 5 (5.49%) International Banking
8 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
8 4 (4.40%) Retail Banking
9 3 (3.30%) Back Office
10 1 (1.10%) Advertising
10 1 (1.10%) Legal
10 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 12 (13.19%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Information Security Officer
8 5 (5.49%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Security Officer
8 5 (5.49%) Senior Financial Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Business Objects Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.08%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.49%) CSS
3 5 (5.49%) WPF
3 5 (5.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.30%) jQuery
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.79%) Semantic Web
5 7 (7.69%) DTV
6 5 (5.49%) STB
6 5 (5.49%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.49%) PKI
6 5 (5.49%) Replication
6 5 (5.49%) Online Banking
6 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.30%) CESG
7 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.30%) Derivative
8 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.20%) Clustering
8 2 (2.20%) Equities
8 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 14 (15.38%) UNIX
3 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.79%) Android
4 5 (5.49%) Linux
4 5 (5.49%) SUSE
4 5 (5.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Information Security
2 19 (20.88%) SDLC
3 18 (19.78%) Security Architecture
4 17 (18.68%) ITIL
5 15 (16.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (14.29%) MVC
7 12 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (12.09%) Programme Management
9 10 (10.99%) Migration
9 10 (10.99%) ETL
9 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (9.89%) Project Management
10 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
10 9 (9.89%) Security Testing
10 9 (9.89%) Data Transformation
11 8 (8.79%) OWASP
11 8 (8.79%) SIEM
11 8 (8.79%) Workflow
12 7 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) C#
2 18 (19.78%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) VBA
4 11 (12.09%) Java
5 9 (9.89%) C
6 8 (8.79%) C++
7 5 (5.49%) VBScript
8 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) CISSP
1 19 (20.88%) CISM
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
2 18 (19.78%) CISA
3 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.79%) CSSLP
4 8 (8.79%) GWAPT
5 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.49%) MCSE
7 2 (2.20%) CCNP
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.20%) CEH
7 2 (2.20%) CRISC
7 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.10%) ISSMP
8 1 (1.10%) MCDST
8 1 (1.10%) MOS
8 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (18.68%) PCI DSS
3 11 (12.09%) SLA
4 10 (10.99%) COBIT
5 9 (9.89%) QA
6 8 (8.79%) HIPAA
7 6 (6.59%) Solvency II
8 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (3.30%) CRD IV
9 1 (1.10%) GxP
9 1 (1.10%) Val IT
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.69%) XenApp
2 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) AppDetective
2 3 (3.30%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.20%) SCCM
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) SAP
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle
3 11 (12.09%) HP
4 9 (9.89%) Sybase
4 9 (9.89%) WorldPay
5 8 (8.79%) IBM
6 7 (7.69%) Citrix
7 6 (6.59%) Symantec
8 5 (5.49%) Microgen
9 4 (4.40%) Splunk
9 4 (4.40%) FireEye
9 4 (4.40%) Websense
9 4 (4.40%) VMware
9 4 (4.40%) AppSense
9 4 (4.40%) Sourcefire
9 4 (4.40%) Qualys
9 4 (4.40%) Cisco
10 3 (3.30%) EMC
11 2 (2.20%) Dell
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Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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