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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 251 226 270
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +44
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 18 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.91% 2.56% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 10
Average salary £51,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.05% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £43,400 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -12.00%
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
940 586 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.80% 8.54% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 709 442 838
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -18 8 £55,000 +52.77%
Bedfordshire - 8 £51,500 -
Norfolk - 2 £72,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 27 (46.55%) Oracle
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Web Services
3 20 (34.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (34.48%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (34.48%) PCI DSS
3 20 (34.48%) Data Guard
3 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database
4 19 (32.76%) UNIX
4 19 (32.76%) Solaris
4 19 (32.76%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (29.31%) SMS
5 17 (29.31%) CCA
5 17 (29.31%) Internet
5 17 (29.31%) Data Security
5 17 (29.31%) APACS
5 17 (29.31%) ISO 8583
5 17 (29.31%) IVR
5 17 (29.31%) Banking
5 17 (29.31%) Retail
5 17 (29.31%) Cryptography
5 17 (29.31%) Requirements Analysis
5 17 (29.31%) Retail Banking
5 17 (29.31%) Project Planning
5 17 (29.31%) SWIFT
6 15 (25.86%) SQL
6 15 (25.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (20.69%) Perl
7 12 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (12.07%) WebLogic
1 7 (12.07%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) SMS
1 17 (29.31%) Internet
2 8 (13.79%) SAN
2 8 (13.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database 11g
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle Database
2 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (29.31%) Banking
1 17 (29.31%) Retail
1 17 (29.31%) Retail Banking
2 4 (6.90%) French Language
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Business Analyst
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
1 17 (29.31%) Payments Business Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Administrator
3 8 (13.79%) DBA
3 8 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (10.34%) Audit Manager
5 6 (10.34%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Compliance Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.45%) Head of Architecture
7 2 (3.45%) Head of IT
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.72%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) IT Security Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Security Manager
8 1 (1.72%) ITIL Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) CSS3
2 7 (12.07%) HTML5
2 7 (12.07%) HTML
2 7 (12.07%) J2EE
2 7 (12.07%) CSS
2 7 (12.07%) JMS
3 2 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) SWIFT
1 17 (29.31%) APACS
1 17 (29.31%) IVR
1 17 (29.31%) Cryptography
2 8 (13.79%) Replication
3 7 (12.07%) FMCG
4 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 19 (32.76%) UNIX
2 19 (32.76%) Solaris
3 10 (17.24%) Windows
4 8 (13.79%) SUSE
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (12.07%) HPUX
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (29.31%) Data Security
2 17 (29.31%) Requirements Analysis
2 17 (29.31%) Project Planning
3 15 (25.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 12 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (17.24%) Change Management
5 10 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (15.52%) OO
7 8 (13.79%) ITIL
7 8 (13.79%) Business Continuity
7 8 (13.79%) Migration
7 8 (13.79%) Incident Management
7 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 8 (13.79%) Performance Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (12.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Shell Script
2 12 (20.69%) Perl
2 12 (20.69%) C-shell
2 12 (20.69%) Bash Shell
2 12 (20.69%) Korn
2 12 (20.69%) AWK
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (29.31%) CCA
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (34.48%) PCI DSS
2 17 (29.31%) ISO 8583
3 7 (12.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001
4 6 (10.34%) COSO
5 3 (5.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (5.17%) GAMP
5 3 (5.17%) GCP
5 3 (5.17%) GMP
6 2 (3.45%) QA
7 1 (1.72%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle RMAN
1 20 (34.48%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) Data Guard
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.72%) Websense
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco
3 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat