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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 585 499 528
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +29
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 324 398 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.80% 3.89% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 237 276 279
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
11565 10232 11652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.64% 10.28% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9019 8108 9637
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 £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -57 127 £53,250 +1.42% 9
South East -31 107 £47,500 - 13
East of England -5 41 £42,000 -4.54%
West Midlands -5 18 £41,500 -14.87% 1
South West -22 12 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Yorkshire -40 12 £45,000 -21.73% 1
North West -15 10 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands -21 4 £40,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 247 (40.96%) Finance
2 201 (33.33%) ITIL
3 156 (25.87%) Windows
3 156 (25.87%) PCI DSS
4 119 (19.73%) Banking
5 116 (19.24%) Oracle
6 110 (18.24%) Information Security
7 103 (17.08%) Degree
8 102 (16.92%) SQL
9 98 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 95 (15.75%) Linux
11 88 (14.59%) CISSP
12 87 (14.43%) COBIT
13 82 (13.60%) UNIX
14 80 (13.27%) Network Security
15 73 (12.11%) Active Directory
16 69 (11.44%) Retail
16 69 (11.44%) Risk Management
17 68 (11.28%) CISA
18 67 (11.11%) Data Security
19 65 (10.78%) Management Information System
20 64 (10.61%) Change Management
21 63 (10.45%) CISM
22 61 (10.12%) PRINCE2
23 59 (9.78%) SQL Server
24 56 (9.29%) MS Office
24 56 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
25 55 (9.12%) SAP
26 54 (8.96%) TCP/IP
27 53 (8.79%) Cisco

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (5.80%) IIS
2 30 (4.98%) MS Exchange
3 19 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.00%) SAP Web AS
6 6 (1.00%) SAS
6 6 (1.00%) NetWeaver
6 6 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.50%) Confluence
7 3 (0.50%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 56 (9.29%) MS Office
2 50 (8.29%) MS Excel
3 40 (6.63%) MS Visio
4 20 (3.32%) MS Project
5 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.49%) SAP GRC
2 9 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.00%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.00%) FLEXCUBE
4 6 (1.00%) Misys Equation
4 6 (1.00%) Temenos T24
4 6 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.00%) Finacle
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.66%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.66%) HFM
7 3 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.33%) SaaS
2 2 (0.33%) Google Apps
2 2 (0.33%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (13.27%) Network Security
2 54 (8.96%) TCP/IP
3 41 (6.80%) Firewall
4 35 (5.80%) DNS
5 31 (5.14%) Internet
6 30 (4.98%) DHCP
7 27 (4.48%) LAN
8 26 (4.31%) SSL
9 25 (4.15%) SMS
10 24 (3.98%) WAN
11 23 (3.81%) SAN
12 17 (2.82%) NAS
13 16 (2.65%) VPN
14 15 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 14 (2.32%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
16 8 (1.33%) FTP
17 7 (1.16%) NetScreen
18 6 (1.00%) LDAP
19 5 (0.83%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.30%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 30 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 16 (2.65%) DB2
7 14 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (2.32%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.49%) SQLPlus
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.00%) SAP BW
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.66%) Sybase ASE
13 4 (0.66%) Hyperion Smart View
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.00%) JIRA
2 4 (0.66%) Toad
3 3 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.50%) RSpec
3 3 (0.50%) Capybara
4 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.17%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 247 (40.96%) Finance
2 119 (19.73%) Banking
3 69 (11.44%) Retail
4 35 (5.80%) Retail Banking
5 32 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.31%) Marketing
7 20 (3.32%) Legal
8 16 (2.65%) Investment Banking
9 15 (2.49%) Back Office
10 14 (2.32%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.82%) Law
12 8 (1.33%) Front Office
12 8 (1.33%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.33%) French Language
13 7 (1.16%) Automotive
14 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.83%) Games
15 4 (0.66%) Advertising
16 2 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 175 (29.02%) Analyst
2 78 (12.94%) Consultant
3 60 (9.95%) Business Analyst
4 52 (8.62%) Security Consultant
5 42 (6.97%) Administrator
6 27 (4.48%) Support Analyst
6 27 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 26 (4.31%) Payments Business Analyst
8 25 (4.15%) IT Consultant
8 25 (4.15%) Developer
9 23 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (3.65%) Security Engineer
11 20 (3.32%) DBA
12 19 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (2.99%) Service Manager
14 16 (2.65%) Security Analyst
14 16 (2.65%) IT Security Consultant
14 16 (2.65%) Server Engineer
15 15 (2.49%) Architect
15 15 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.47%) Web Services
2 20 (3.32%) .NET
3 10 (1.66%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.33%) HTML
5 6 (1.00%) SAP Basis
5 6 (1.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (0.83%) ISPF
6 5 (0.83%) XML
6 5 (0.83%) WCF
7 4 (0.66%) LINQ
7 4 (0.66%) Classic ASP
7 4 (0.66%) Middleware
8 3 (0.50%) CSS
8 3 (0.50%) ODBC
8 3 (0.50%) HTML5
8 3 (0.50%) Memcached
8 3 (0.50%) Sinatra
8 3 (0.50%) FFmpeg
8 3 (0.50%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.78%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.64%) APACS
3 33 (5.47%) SWIFT
4 31 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.48%) Cryptography
6 25 (4.15%) IVR
7 18 (2.99%) Replication
8 15 (2.49%) Derivative
9 13 (2.16%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.99%) STB
11 11 (1.82%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (1.49%) Mathematics
14 8 (1.33%) Credit Risk
14 8 (1.33%) Market Risk
15 7 (1.16%) Reference Data
16 6 (1.00%) AS400
17 5 (0.83%) CLARiiON
17 5 (0.83%) VSAM
17 5 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 156 (25.87%) Windows
2 95 (15.75%) Linux
3 82 (13.60%) UNIX
4 34 (5.64%) Solaris
5 23 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.99%) SUSE
7 16 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.49%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (1.82%) zOS
10 9 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.83%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.83%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.50%) CentOS
14 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (33.33%) ITIL
2 110 (18.24%) Information Security
3 69 (11.44%) Risk Management
4 67 (11.11%) Data Security
5 64 (10.61%) Change Management
6 61 (10.12%) PRINCE2
7 56 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (8.79%) Project Management
9 37 (6.14%) Penetration Testing
10 34 (5.64%) Security Management
10 34 (5.64%) Data Protection
11 32 (5.31%) Project Planning
12 30 (4.98%) Migration
12 30 (4.98%) Configuration Management
13 28 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
13 28 (4.64%) Kalman Filter
14 26 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 26 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 26 (4.31%) Service Management
15 24 (3.98%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 102 (16.92%) SQL
2 46 (7.63%) PL/SQL
3 23 (3.81%) Java
4 22 (3.65%) Shell Script
5 18 (2.99%) C#
6 16 (2.65%) Perl
7 13 (2.16%) AWK
7 13 (2.16%) Korn
7 13 (2.16%) C-shell
7 13 (2.16%) Bash Shell
8 11 (1.82%) VB
9 9 (1.49%) VBScript
9 9 (1.49%) C++
10 8 (1.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.33%) ABAP
11 7 (1.16%) C
12 5 (0.83%) COBOL
12 5 (0.83%) VBA
12 5 (0.83%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 103 (17.08%) Degree
2 88 (14.59%) CISSP
3 68 (11.28%) CISA
4 63 (10.45%) CISM
5 31 (5.14%) CCA
6 28 (4.64%) PCI QSA
6 28 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (4.64%) CCNA
7 25 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (2.82%) CCNP
8 17 (2.82%) MCSE
9 15 (2.49%) PMP
9 15 (2.49%) PMI Certification
10 12 (1.99%) ISSAP
10 12 (1.99%) ISSMP
11 11 (1.82%) Security Cleared
11 11 (1.82%) CRISC
12 10 (1.66%) ACCA
13 9 (1.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (25.87%) PCI DSS
2 98 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 87 (14.43%) COBIT
4 37 (6.14%) Basel II
5 27 (4.48%) SLA
6 25 (4.15%) ISO 8583
6 25 (4.15%) Solvency II
7 23 (3.81%) Basel III
8 17 (2.82%) QA
9 16 (2.65%) GPG13
10 15 (2.49%) ISO 9001
11 14 (2.32%) CRD IV
12 13 (2.16%) COSO
12 13 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 12 (1.99%) BS7799
14 10 (1.66%) MiFID
15 9 (1.49%) IAS 39
15 9 (1.49%) COREP
16 6 (1.00%) GAAP
17 3 (0.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 73 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 31 (5.14%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (4.15%) ISA Server
4 23 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (2.65%) KVM
6 14 (2.32%) Squid
7 13 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (1.82%) Snort
9 9 (1.49%) RACF
10 7 (1.16%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.83%) ACF2
12 4 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.50%) Gluster
13 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.33%) NFS
14 2 (0.33%) Samba
14 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.33%) XenApp
14 2 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (7.79%) SCCM
2 31 (5.14%) Data Guard
3 23 (3.81%) ARCserve
4 13 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (1.82%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.83%) CA Endevor
7 4 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.33%) Nessus
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.17%) Nagios
9 1 (0.17%) MOM
9 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 116 (19.24%) Oracle
2 55 (9.12%) SAP
3 53 (8.79%) Cisco
4 51 (8.46%) Microsoft
5 42 (6.97%) Websense
6 35 (5.80%) Juniper
7 33 (5.47%) F5
8 29 (4.81%) ServiceNow
9 25 (4.15%) McAfee
10 22 (3.65%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.99%) VMware
11 18 (2.99%) Sun
12 17 (2.82%) IBM
12 17 (2.82%) Apple
13 16 (2.65%) CA
14 15 (2.49%) Blue Coat
14 15 (2.49%) Sourcefire
15 14 (2.32%) Business Objects
16 12 (1.99%) HP
17 11 (1.82%) Remedy
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Salary: Competitive base + bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car, BIG Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum To £32k + Strong Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, or Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Volt
Salary: £72000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £32000 - £36000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 24 days ago