The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 554 600 539
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -61
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 339 291 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.07% 2.82% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 252 222 251
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11060 10323 11058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.50% 10.08% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8747 7971 9128
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London +28 125 £65,000 - 10
South East +9 112 £45,000 - 9
North West +9 31 £52,500 +133.33% 3
Yorkshire +3 30 £43,000 -2.27%
East of England -20 17 £51,500 +43.05%
East Midlands +28 15 £40,000 +39.13% 1
West Midlands -9 15 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 286 (43.47%) Finance
2 205 (31.16%) ITIL
3 192 (29.18%) PCI DSS
4 186 (28.27%) Information Security
5 165 (25.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 159 (24.16%) Windows
7 155 (23.56%) CISSP
8 116 (17.63%) CISM
9 105 (15.96%) Oracle
10 104 (15.81%) Risk Management
11 103 (15.65%) Linux
12 99 (15.05%) SQL
13 97 (14.74%) Degree
14 95 (14.44%) COBIT
15 91 (13.83%) Management Information System
16 87 (13.22%) CISA
17 81 (12.31%) Banking
17 81 (12.31%) Network Security
18 80 (12.16%) UNIX
19 79 (12.01%) Project Management
20 77 (11.70%) Active Directory
21 72 (10.94%) Firewall
22 70 (10.64%) Data Security
23 69 (10.49%) Change Management
24 67 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
25 66 (10.03%) Data Protection
25 66 (10.03%) Microsoft
26 65 (9.88%) TCP/IP
27 62 (9.42%) Cisco
28 60 (9.12%) PRINCE2

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 27 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.34%) IIS
3 21 (3.19%) WebLogic
4 16 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.67%) CMS
7 10 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
9 8 (1.22%) MS Project Server
10 6 (0.91%) SAS
11 5 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.46%) JCAPS
13 3 (0.46%) Confluence
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.30%) NServiceBus
14 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.30%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.62%) MS Office
3 28 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.98%) MS Project
5 10 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (1.98%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (1.98%) Oracle Assets
4 12 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (1.22%) SAP FI
5 8 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (1.22%) SAP CO
5 8 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (1.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 6 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle AGIS
9 4 (0.61%) SAP FI-AP
9 4 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle TCA
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.30%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.30%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.46%) Office 365
4 2 (0.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (12.31%) Network Security
2 72 (10.94%) Firewall
3 65 (9.88%) TCP/IP
4 38 (5.78%) VPN
5 36 (5.47%) DNS
6 35 (5.32%) WAN
7 33 (5.02%) LAN
8 28 (4.26%) DHCP
9 25 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (3.65%) Internet
11 20 (3.04%) SAN
12 17 (2.58%) SMS
13 15 (2.28%) Wireless
14 13 (1.98%) SSL
15 11 (1.67%) IPsec
15 11 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (1.52%) OSPF
16 10 (1.52%) BGP
16 10 (1.52%) VoIP
16 10 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.08%) Oracle Database
3 36 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.58%) RDBMS
6 13 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (0.91%) SQLPlus
8 6 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.46%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.46%) Big Data
10 3 (0.46%) DB2
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (3.04%) JIRA
2 14 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (1.67%) Subversion
3 11 (1.67%) Maven
3 11 (1.67%) JUnit
3 11 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.46%) RSpec
4 3 (0.46%) Capybara
4 3 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.30%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.30%) PeopleTools
5 2 (0.30%) ProC
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 286 (43.47%) Finance
2 81 (12.31%) Banking
3 54 (8.21%) Retail
4 46 (6.99%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.50%) Legal
6 22 (3.34%) Retail Banking
7 15 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.28%) French Language
8 14 (2.13%) Back Office
9 13 (1.98%) Law
10 11 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.22%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.91%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.91%) Front Office
13 6 (0.91%) German Language
13 6 (0.91%) Italian Language
13 6 (0.91%) Marketing
13 6 (0.91%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 165 (25.08%) Analyst
2 87 (13.22%) Consultant
3 57 (8.66%) Security Consultant
4 48 (7.29%) Business Analyst
5 39 (5.93%) Administrator
6 31 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 29 (4.41%) IT Consultant
7 29 (4.41%) Security Analyst
8 26 (3.95%) Security Manager
9 23 (3.50%) Developer
9 23 (3.50%) Security Engineer
10 22 (3.34%) DBA
11 21 (3.19%) Security Officer
12 20 (3.04%) Architect
13 19 (2.89%) Network Engineer
13 19 (2.89%) IT Security Consultant
14 18 (2.74%) Risk Manager
15 17 (2.58%) Information Analyst
15 17 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (2.58%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.23%) Web Services
2 23 (3.50%) HTML
2 23 (3.50%) CSS
2 23 (3.50%) HTML5
3 18 (2.74%) CSS3
3 18 (2.74%) .NET
4 17 (2.58%) SOAP
5 16 (2.43%) J2EE
6 13 (1.98%) Ajax
6 13 (1.98%) jQuery
7 12 (1.82%) Java EE
8 11 (1.67%) Hibernate
8 11 (1.67%) Spring
8 11 (1.67%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.06%) JMS
10 6 (0.91%) Regular Expression
10 6 (0.91%) REST
11 4 (0.61%) Middleware
11 4 (0.61%) Lucene
11 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.83%) Management Information System
2 67 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.65%) SWIFT
5 21 (3.19%) Cryptography
6 19 (2.89%) Replication
7 18 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.58%) APACS
8 17 (2.58%) IVR
9 15 (2.28%) Data Protection Act
9 15 (2.28%) FMCG
10 11 (1.67%) PKI
10 11 (1.67%) Derivative
11 10 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (1.37%) CLARiiON
12 9 (1.37%) Open Source
13 8 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.06%) Blackberry
14 7 (1.06%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.06%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 159 (24.16%) Windows
2 103 (15.65%) Linux
3 80 (12.16%) UNIX
4 32 (4.86%) Solaris
5 28 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.43%) Windows 2000
7 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.67%) SUSE
10 10 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (1.06%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.06%) HPUX
12 6 (0.91%) AIX
13 5 (0.76%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.46%) Android
16 2 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (31.16%) ITIL
2 186 (28.27%) Information Security
3 104 (15.81%) Risk Management
4 79 (12.01%) Project Management
5 70 (10.64%) Data Security
6 69 (10.49%) Change Management
7 66 (10.03%) Data Protection
8 60 (9.12%) PRINCE2
9 56 (8.51%) Security Management
10 52 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (7.75%) E-Commerce
12 50 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (6.23%) Information Security Management
15 40 (6.08%) Business Continuity
15 40 (6.08%) Security Architecture
16 38 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
17 37 (5.62%) Change Control
18 36 (5.47%) Service Delivery
19 35 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.05%) SQL
2 40 (6.08%) Java
3 33 (5.02%) PL/SQL
4 18 (2.74%) C
5 16 (2.43%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.28%) Perl
6 15 (2.28%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 12 (1.82%) C-shell
8 12 (1.82%) AWK
8 12 (1.82%) Korn
9 11 (1.67%) VB
10 10 (1.52%) C#
11 9 (1.37%) VBScript
11 9 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.91%) C++
13 5 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.61%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.46%) Ruby
16 2 (0.30%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 155 (23.56%) CISSP
2 116 (17.63%) CISM
3 97 (14.74%) Degree
4 87 (13.22%) CISA
5 40 (6.08%) PCI QSA
6 36 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (4.86%) CCNA
8 31 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (4.56%) CCNP
10 28 (4.26%) CRISC
11 25 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (3.65%) MCSE
13 23 (3.50%) CCA
14 22 (3.34%) ISSAP
14 22 (3.34%) ISSMP
15 20 (3.04%) PMP
16 19 (2.89%) PMI Certification
17 16 (2.43%) Security Cleared
18 14 (2.13%) SC Cleared
19 11 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (29.18%) PCI DSS
2 165 (25.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 95 (14.44%) COBIT
4 47 (7.14%) QA
5 32 (4.86%) SLA
6 24 (3.65%) Basel II
7 20 (3.04%) Solvency II
8 19 (2.89%) GPG13
8 19 (2.89%) BS7799
9 18 (2.74%) ISO 9001
10 17 (2.58%) ISO 8583
11 13 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 13 (1.98%) COSO
12 9 (1.37%) HIPAA
13 7 (1.06%) Basel III
14 5 (0.76%) GAMP
14 5 (0.76%) CRD IV
15 4 (0.61%) GxP
15 4 (0.61%) GAAP
16 3 (0.46%) GCP
System Software
1 77 (11.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 25 (3.80%) Oracle RAC
3 23 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (2.43%) ISA Server
6 15 (2.28%) Squid
7 11 (1.67%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.91%) Xen
8 6 (0.91%) Snort
9 5 (0.76%) RACF
10 4 (0.61%) XenApp
10 4 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.46%) Gluster
12 2 (0.30%) UAG
12 2 (0.30%) vSphere
12 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.30%) KVM
13 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (4.71%) SCCM
2 25 (3.80%) Data Guard
3 17 (2.58%) ARCserve
4 12 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.46%) SCOM
5 3 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.15%) Control-M
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) MOM
7 1 (0.15%) Nessus
7 1 (0.15%) WMI
7 1 (0.15%) WSUS
7 1 (0.15%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 105 (15.96%) Oracle
2 66 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 62 (9.42%) Cisco
4 36 (5.47%) SAP
5 35 (5.32%) Websense
6 34 (5.17%) Juniper
7 33 (5.02%) ServiceNow
8 32 (4.86%) CheckPoint
9 30 (4.56%) VMware
10 22 (3.34%) F5
10 22 (3.34%) HP
11 19 (2.89%) McAfee
12 16 (2.43%) Blue Coat
13 14 (2.13%) EMC
13 14 (2.13%) Apple
14 13 (1.98%) Citrix
14 13 (1.98%) SolarWinds
15 12 (1.82%) Business Objects
16 11 (1.67%) Hitachi
16 11 (1.67%) Sourcefire
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