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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 587 497 515
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 307 398 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.75% 3.90% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 223 298 274
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 £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +2.15%
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
11145 10208 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.58% 10.18% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8703 8063 9727
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 £27,000 £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 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -51 124 £55,000 -6.38% 17
South East -23 103 £47,500 - 15
East of England -2 37 £47,000 +10.58% 5
West Midlands -20 15 £41,500 -5.14% 1
North West -4 14 £50,500 -8.18% 2
South West -24 11 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Yorkshire -34 8 £42,735 -31.62% 2
East Midlands -12 3 £39,000 +36.84%
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 239 (41.28%) Finance
2 192 (33.16%) ITIL
3 156 (26.94%) PCI DSS
4 140 (24.18%) Windows
5 131 (22.63%) Information Security
6 113 (19.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 104 (17.96%) Degree
8 103 (17.79%) Oracle
9 97 (16.75%) CISSP
10 92 (15.89%) Banking
11 91 (15.72%) Linux
12 88 (15.20%) SQL
12 88 (15.20%) COBIT
13 81 (13.99%) Risk Management
14 74 (12.78%) Network Security
15 69 (11.92%) CISA
15 69 (11.92%) CISM
16 68 (11.74%) Active Directory
17 67 (11.57%) UNIX
17 67 (11.57%) Project Management
18 65 (11.23%) Data Security
18 65 (11.23%) Cisco
19 63 (10.88%) Management Information System
20 60 (10.36%) PRINCE2
21 59 (10.19%) TCP/IP
22 58 (10.02%) Change Management
23 54 (9.33%) MS Excel
24 53 (9.15%) Microsoft
24 53 (9.15%) Retail
24 53 (9.15%) Analytical Skills

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (4.84%) IIS
2 21 (3.63%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.38%) MS Project Server
5 8 (1.38%) SAS
6 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.69%) SAP Web AS
6 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.69%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.52%) Confluence
8 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 52 (8.98%) MS Office
3 40 (6.91%) MS Visio
4 24 (4.15%) MS Project
5 7 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.21%) SAP GRC
4 7 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.21%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.04%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.86%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.69%) HFM
7 4 (0.69%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.69%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.52%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.17%) SAP APO
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.35%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.35%) Office 365
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.78%) Network Security
2 59 (10.19%) TCP/IP
3 52 (8.98%) Firewall
4 39 (6.74%) DNS
5 30 (5.18%) DHCP
6 29 (5.01%) LAN
6 29 (5.01%) WAN
6 29 (5.01%) Internet
7 25 (4.32%) SAN
8 23 (3.97%) SSL
9 22 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (3.80%) SMS
10 21 (3.63%) VPN
11 18 (3.11%) NAS
12 11 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (1.55%) BGP
14 8 (1.38%) OSPF
15 7 (1.21%) VoIP
15 7 (1.21%) FTP
15 7 (1.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.22%) Oracle Database
3 33 (5.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (5.53%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.42%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (2.07%) DB2
8 10 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.55%) SQLPlus
10 7 (1.21%) SAP BW
11 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.69%) Hyperion Smart View
13 4 (0.69%) Sybase ASE
13 4 (0.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.04%) JIRA
2 4 (0.69%) Toad
3 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.52%) RSpec
3 3 (0.52%) Capybara
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 239 (41.28%) Finance
2 92 (15.89%) Banking
3 53 (9.15%) Retail
4 36 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.66%) Retail Banking
6 23 (3.97%) Marketing
7 19 (3.28%) Legal
8 17 (2.94%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.42%) Back Office
10 12 (2.07%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.90%) Law
11 11 (1.90%) French Language
12 8 (1.38%) Multimedia
13 7 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (1.04%) Front Office
15 5 (0.86%) Automotive
15 5 (0.86%) Advertising
16 3 (0.52%) Games
16 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
17 2 (0.35%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 163 (28.15%) Analyst
2 77 (13.30%) Consultant
3 56 (9.67%) Business Analyst
4 50 (8.64%) Security Consultant
5 39 (6.74%) Administrator
6 29 (5.01%) IT Consultant
7 27 (4.66%) Project Manager
8 23 (3.97%) Payments Business Analyst
9 21 (3.63%) Support Analyst
10 19 (3.28%) IT Security Consultant
10 19 (3.28%) Security Engineer
11 18 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (3.11%) DBA
12 17 (2.94%) Service Manager
13 16 (2.76%) Compliance Analyst
14 15 (2.59%) Network Engineer
14 15 (2.59%) Architect
14 15 (2.59%) Support Engineer
14 15 (2.59%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.49%) Web Services
2 14 (2.42%) .NET
3 5 (0.86%) HTML
3 5 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Basis
4 4 (0.69%) J2EE
4 4 (0.69%) Middleware
5 3 (0.52%) ODBC
5 3 (0.52%) CSS
5 3 (0.52%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.52%) Memcached
5 3 (0.52%) HTML5
5 3 (0.52%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.52%) Backbone.js
5 3 (0.52%) FFmpeg
5 3 (0.52%) Sinatra
6 2 (0.35%) REST
6 2 (0.35%) Lucene
6 2 (0.35%) SOAP
6 2 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.88%) Management Information System
2 53 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.35%) SWIFT
4 23 (3.97%) Cryptography
5 22 (3.80%) IVR
5 22 (3.80%) APACS
6 18 (3.11%) Replication
7 16 (2.76%) Mathematics
8 15 (2.59%) Derivative
9 11 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.55%) STB
11 7 (1.21%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.21%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.04%) Market Risk
12 6 (1.04%) FMCG
12 6 (1.04%) AS400
13 5 (0.86%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 140 (24.18%) Windows
2 91 (15.72%) Linux
3 67 (11.57%) UNIX
4 30 (5.18%) Solaris
5 27 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (3.11%) SUSE
7 17 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.59%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.73%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.86%) zOS
12 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.52%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.35%) CentOS
15 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.35%) AIX
15 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (33.16%) ITIL
2 131 (22.63%) Information Security
3 81 (13.99%) Risk Management
4 67 (11.57%) Project Management
5 65 (11.23%) Data Security
6 60 (10.36%) PRINCE2
7 58 (10.02%) Change Management
8 52 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (6.91%) Data Protection
10 39 (6.74%) Penetration Testing
11 35 (6.04%) Security Management
12 31 (5.35%) Project Planning
13 28 (4.84%) Migration
14 27 (4.66%) Requirements Analysis
14 27 (4.66%) E-Commerce
15 26 (4.49%) Configuration Management
15 26 (4.49%) Business Continuity
16 25 (4.32%) Incident Management
16 25 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (4.32%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 88 (15.20%) SQL
2 36 (6.22%) PL/SQL
3 21 (3.63%) Shell Script
4 17 (2.94%) Java
5 16 (2.76%) Perl
6 14 (2.42%) C-shell
6 14 (2.42%) Bash Shell
6 14 (2.42%) AWK
6 14 (2.42%) Korn
7 12 (2.07%) VB
8 11 (1.90%) VBScript
9 10 (1.73%) C#
10 9 (1.55%) C
11 7 (1.21%) C++
11 7 (1.21%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.04%) ABAP
13 5 (0.86%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.69%) VBA
15 3 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 104 (17.96%) Degree
2 97 (16.75%) CISSP
3 69 (11.92%) CISA
3 69 (11.92%) CISM
4 39 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (6.04%) CCNA
6 28 (4.84%) CCA
6 28 (4.84%) CCNP
6 28 (4.84%) PCI QSA
7 27 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (3.11%) PMP
9 18 (3.11%) PMI Certification
9 18 (3.11%) MCSE
10 16 (2.76%) ISSAP
10 16 (2.76%) ISSMP
11 15 (2.59%) Security Cleared
12 13 (2.25%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.90%) CIMA
13 11 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (26.94%) PCI DSS
2 113 (19.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 88 (15.20%) COBIT
4 30 (5.18%) Solvency II
5 29 (5.01%) Basel II
6 23 (3.97%) QA
7 22 (3.80%) ISO 8583
8 19 (3.28%) ISO 9001
8 19 (3.28%) GPG13
9 17 (2.94%) SLA
9 17 (2.94%) Basel III
10 16 (2.76%) COSO
11 14 (2.42%) BS7799
12 13 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 9 (1.55%) CRD IV
14 7 (1.21%) MiFID
15 6 (1.04%) GAAP
16 4 (0.69%) COREP
17 3 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
17 3 (0.52%) GAMP
System Software
1 68 (11.74%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.53%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (5.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 22 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (3.11%) ISA Server
5 17 (2.94%) Squid
6 16 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (1.73%) KVM
7 10 (1.73%) Hyper-V
8 9 (1.55%) Snort
9 5 (0.86%) RACF
10 4 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.52%) Gluster
11 3 (0.52%) vSphere
12 2 (0.35%) XenApp
12 2 (0.35%) Xen
12 2 (0.35%) Samba
12 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.35%) NFS
12 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 39 (6.74%) SCCM
2 32 (5.53%) Data Guard
3 16 (2.76%) ARCserve
4 14 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.04%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.17%) MOM
8 1 (0.17%) Nagios
8 1 (0.17%) Nessus
8 1 (0.17%) WMI
8 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.17%) SCOM
8 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.17%) WSUS
8 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 103 (17.79%) Oracle
2 65 (11.23%) Cisco
3 53 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 45 (7.77%) SAP
5 38 (6.56%) Websense
6 36 (6.22%) Juniper
7 29 (5.01%) CheckPoint
8 28 (4.84%) ServiceNow
9 23 (3.97%) F5
10 22 (3.80%) VMware
11 18 (3.11%) Blue Coat
11 18 (3.11%) McAfee
12 16 (2.76%) HP
12 16 (2.76%) Apple
13 15 (2.59%) Sun
14 14 (2.42%) Business Objects
15 11 (1.90%) Citrix
15 11 (1.90%) Sourcefire
16 10 (1.73%) CA
17 9 (1.55%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £38000 - £47300 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
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Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
CK Group
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 7% On-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum To £32k + Strong Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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