The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 94 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% - 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.48% - 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 16
Average salary - - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
207 143 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.19% 10.61% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 67
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 2000
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) COSO
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) QA
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) EAI
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) QA Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
1 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
1 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) EAI
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) GIAC
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) COSO
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber-Ark