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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 571 635 510
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -125
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 326 268 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.96% 2.28% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 193 204 253
Average salary £55,500 £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
11026 11773 10281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.67% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8812 9192 8390
Average salary £46,250 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +56 150 £60,000 +14.28% 18
South East +34 97 £55,000 +22.22% 11
North West +5 22 £47,500 -2.06%
Yorkshire +9 19 £36,500 -18.88% 1
East of England -14 11 £45,000 +2.27% 1
West Midlands -8 9 £45,000 -4.25% 1
East Midlands +6 8 £110,000 +175.00% 1
South West -4 5 £50,000 +60.00%
North East - 5 £43,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 284 (45.44%) Finance
2 175 (28.00%) Information Security
3 148 (23.68%) Windows
4 130 (20.80%) Banking
5 127 (20.32%) ITIL
6 126 (20.16%) Degree
7 123 (19.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 123 (19.68%) PCI DSS
8 115 (18.40%) CISSP
9 105 (16.80%) Active Directory
10 102 (16.32%) Retail
11 83 (13.28%) Risk Management
12 78 (12.48%) Microsoft
13 75 (12.00%) Firewall
14 74 (11.84%) Cisco
15 73 (11.68%) CISM
16 72 (11.52%) UNIX
17 71 (11.36%) Project Management
18 68 (10.88%) CISA
19 67 (10.72%) Oracle
19 67 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
20 64 (10.24%) Management Information System
21 63 (10.08%) SAP
21 63 (10.08%) SQL
21 63 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
21 63 (10.08%) TCP/IP
21 63 (10.08%) SDLC
22 62 (9.92%) SQL Server
23 61 (9.76%) PRINCE2
24 56 (8.96%) VMware

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 25 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (1.92%) SAS
5 11 (1.76%) IIS
6 9 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.64%) Lync
8 4 (0.64%) Apache
8 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.48%) CMS
9 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.32%) JCAPS
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 45 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) Windchill
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.24%) SAP FI
2 12 (1.92%) SAP CO
3 11 (1.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (1.28%) SAP FI-AP
5 7 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.80%) SAP GRC
6 5 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.80%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.64%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.64%) SAP SCM
7 4 (0.64%) SAP LE
8 3 (0.48%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.32%) HFM
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.32%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.16%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.56%) SaaS
2 4 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.32%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Force.com
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (12.00%) Firewall
2 63 (10.08%) TCP/IP
3 37 (5.92%) DNS
3 37 (5.92%) LAN
4 35 (5.60%) SAN
5 26 (4.16%) FTP
6 25 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (3.52%) Network Security
8 19 (3.04%) DHCP
9 18 (2.88%) WAN
9 18 (2.88%) Internet
9 18 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 15 (2.40%) SSL
11 6 (0.96%) VPN
12 5 (0.80%) DMZ
12 5 (0.80%) HTTP
12 5 (0.80%) NAS
13 4 (0.64%) Wireless
13 4 (0.64%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.48%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 18 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (2.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 13 (2.08%) Big Data
9 11 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (1.44%) MS Access
11 9 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.44%) Xcelsius
12 8 (1.28%) SAP BW
13 7 (1.12%) SAP BI
13 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.64%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.32%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Selenium
4 1 (0.16%) Flash Builder
4 1 (0.16%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.16%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) Toad
4 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) ProC
General
1 284 (45.44%) Finance
2 130 (20.80%) Banking
3 102 (16.32%) Retail
4 51 (8.16%) Back Office
5 32 (5.12%) Investment Banking
6 31 (4.96%) French Language
7 28 (4.48%) Front Office
8 26 (4.16%) Retail Banking
9 25 (4.00%) Telecoms
10 18 (2.88%) Automotive
10 18 (2.88%) Manufacturing
10 18 (2.88%) Spanish Language
11 16 (2.56%) Legal
12 13 (2.08%) German Language
12 13 (2.08%) Italian Language
13 10 (1.60%) Advertising
14 9 (1.44%) Publishing
14 9 (1.44%) Marketing
15 8 (1.28%) Electronics
16 7 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 146 (23.36%) Analyst
2 63 (10.08%) Consultant
3 52 (8.32%) Senior Analyst
4 43 (6.88%) Architect
5 39 (6.24%) Security Manager
6 37 (5.92%) Security Analyst
7 36 (5.76%) Business Analyst
8 27 (4.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 23 (3.68%) Administrator
10 20 (3.20%) Security Consultant
10 20 (3.20%) Developer
10 20 (3.20%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 20 (3.20%) Auditor
10 20 (3.20%) Security Officer
11 19 (3.04%) Support Engineer
12 18 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.72%) IT Consultant
13 17 (2.72%) Storage Architect
13 17 (2.72%) Information Security Officer
13 17 (2.72%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.96%) .NET
2 17 (2.72%) Middleware
2 17 (2.72%) Web Services
3 9 (1.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.28%) WPF
5 7 (1.12%) XML
5 7 (1.12%) J2EE
6 6 (0.96%) LAMP
6 6 (0.96%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.80%) HTML
7 5 (0.80%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.80%) EJB
8 4 (0.64%) CSS
8 4 (0.64%) WCF
8 4 (0.64%) Silverlight
9 3 (0.48%) jQuery
9 3 (0.48%) EDI
10 2 (0.32%) JSF
10 2 (0.32%) SOAP
10 2 (0.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.72%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (10.24%) Management Information System
3 46 (7.36%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 30 (4.80%) Mathematics
6 25 (4.00%) Derivative
7 22 (3.52%) Data Protection Act
7 22 (3.52%) Credit Risk
7 22 (3.52%) Market Risk
8 17 (2.72%) Cryptography
9 16 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.40%) Fixed Income
10 15 (2.40%) PKI
11 14 (2.24%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.60%) Replication
13 9 (1.44%) Cybercrime
13 9 (1.44%) FMCG
14 8 (1.28%) Clustering
15 7 (1.12%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.80%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 148 (23.68%) Windows
2 72 (11.52%) UNIX
3 47 (7.52%) Linux
4 46 (7.36%) Windows 7
5 26 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (3.36%) Windows XP
7 19 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.88%) Solaris
9 9 (1.44%) AIX
9 9 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.96%) SUSE
10 6 (0.96%) Windows Vista
10 6 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.48%) Android
13 3 (0.48%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.00%) Information Security
2 127 (20.32%) ITIL
3 83 (13.28%) Risk Management
4 71 (11.36%) Project Management
5 63 (10.08%) SDLC
6 61 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 55 (8.80%) Change Management
8 53 (8.48%) Security Architecture
9 52 (8.32%) Capacity Planning
9 52 (8.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (6.88%) Service Delivery
12 39 (6.24%) Data Protection
13 38 (6.08%) Problem Management
14 37 (5.92%) Programme Management
14 37 (5.92%) Business Continuity
15 36 (5.76%) Incident Management
16 35 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (5.60%) SIEM
17 33 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (10.08%) SQL
2 39 (6.24%) C
3 23 (3.68%) PowerShell
4 22 (3.52%) Java
4 22 (3.52%) Shell Script
5 20 (3.20%) Perl
6 19 (3.04%) VBA
7 18 (2.88%) C#
8 15 (2.40%) PL/SQL
9 13 (2.08%) Korn
10 12 (1.92%) AWK
11 10 (1.60%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.44%) VBScript
12 9 (1.44%) ABAP
12 9 (1.44%) C-shell
12 9 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.28%) Python
14 6 (0.96%) VB
14 6 (0.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 126 (20.16%) Degree
2 115 (18.40%) CISSP
3 73 (11.68%) CISM
4 68 (10.88%) CISA
5 63 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 53 (8.48%) MCSE
7 38 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
8 34 (5.44%) CCNA
9 29 (4.64%) PMP
9 29 (4.64%) PMI Certification
10 28 (4.48%) CCNP
11 25 (4.00%) CRISC
12 16 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (2.24%) CEH
14 12 (1.92%) PCI QSA
15 11 (1.76%) CCA
16 6 (0.96%) CCSP
16 6 (0.96%) CIMA
16 6 (0.96%) GIAC
16 6 (0.96%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (19.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 123 (19.68%) PCI DSS
2 51 (8.16%) COBIT
3 36 (5.76%) SLA
4 28 (4.48%) GPG13
5 27 (4.32%) QA
6 25 (4.00%) CRD IV
7 15 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 14 (2.24%) Basel II
9 13 (2.08%) HIPAA
10 12 (1.92%) BS7799
11 7 (1.12%) ISO 9001
11 7 (1.12%) Solvency II
12 6 (0.96%) COREP
12 6 (0.96%) FINREP
13 4 (0.64%) GxP
14 2 (0.32%) GAAP
14 2 (0.32%) IAS 39
14 2 (0.32%) COSO
15 1 (0.16%) Val IT
System Software
1 105 (16.80%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.32%) VMware ESX
4 25 (4.00%) Squid
5 18 (2.88%) Hyper-V
6 15 (2.40%) XenApp
7 14 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.48%) NFS
10 3 (0.48%) Samba
10 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.48%) Xen
11 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.32%) Snort
12 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (4.64%) Legato
2 15 (2.40%) WSUS
3 14 (2.24%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (2.24%) Data Guard
4 11 (1.76%) SCCM
5 9 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.28%) SCOM
7 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.96%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.64%) Nessus
9 4 (0.64%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.48%) Cacti
10 3 (0.48%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.48%) WMI
10 3 (0.48%) Nagios
10 3 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.48%) WebInspect
10 3 (0.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 78 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 74 (11.84%) Cisco
3 67 (10.72%) Oracle
4 63 (10.08%) SAP
5 56 (8.96%) VMware
6 36 (5.76%) EMC
7 33 (5.28%) Websense
8 32 (5.12%) Symantec
9 30 (4.80%) CheckPoint
10 29 (4.64%) CommVault
10 29 (4.64%) NetApp
11 27 (4.32%) Citrix
12 25 (4.00%) HP
12 25 (4.00%) Blue Coat
13 24 (3.84%) Business Objects
14 17 (2.72%) IBM
15 14 (2.24%) Qualys
16 13 (2.08%) Sourcefire
17 12 (1.92%) WorldPay
17 12 (1.92%) Juniper
South East London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000, plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Duff &Phelps
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 7 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 18 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: pension
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: pension, medical
Posted: 26 days ago