The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 176 163 168
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.028% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 2.29% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £32,000 £38,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.41% +7.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
353 306 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.82% 9.44% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 281 225 244
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £28,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) COBIT
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) COSO
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MCSD
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) RFID
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Service Improvement Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCSD
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) COBIT
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (37.50%) COSO
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy