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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 572 611 481
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -130
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 301 291 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.83% 2.49% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 191 207 276
Average salary £57,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.55% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.27%
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
10641 11679 10206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8471 9243 8337
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +64 145 £58,750 +11.90% 15
South East +8 87 £59,250 +31.66% 8
Yorkshire +24 20 £63,000 +33.33% 4
South West 0 17 £45,819 +40.98% 6
North West -3 13 £47,500 -5.00% 5
West Midlands -11 7 £43,500 -24.34% 3
East of England -16 5 £45,000 +2.27% 2
North East - 5 £43,500 -
East Midlands +7 1 £52,500 +144.18%
Midlands - 1 £67,500 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 272 (44.74%) Finance
2 174 (28.62%) Information Security
3 155 (25.49%) ITIL
4 149 (24.51%) Windows
5 140 (23.03%) PCI DSS
6 138 (22.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 130 (21.38%) CISSP
8 102 (16.78%) Active Directory
9 100 (16.45%) Degree
10 95 (15.63%) Banking
11 87 (14.31%) Risk Management
12 83 (13.65%) CISM
13 78 (12.83%) CISA
14 76 (12.50%) Firewall
15 70 (11.51%) Cisco
16 69 (11.35%) COBIT
17 67 (11.02%) TCP/IP
18 65 (10.69%) Retail
19 64 (10.53%) Change Management
20 62 (10.20%) Microsoft
20 62 (10.20%) UNIX
20 62 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
21 61 (10.03%) PRINCE2
21 61 (10.03%) Management Information System
22 59 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
22 59 (9.70%) SAP
22 59 (9.70%) SQL
23 56 (9.21%) Project Management
23 56 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
23 56 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (4.93%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (1.81%) SAS
5 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.99%) IIS
7 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.82%) Lync
8 4 (0.66%) JCAPS
8 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.66%) Apache
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.49%) CMS
9 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (2.47%) SAP CO
1 15 (2.47%) SAP FI
2 14 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (1.81%) SAP FI-AP
4 8 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.82%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle AGIS
8 4 (0.66%) SAP LE
8 4 (0.66%) SAP SCM
8 4 (0.66%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.49%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.63%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Office 365
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (12.50%) Firewall
2 67 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 44 (7.24%) LAN
4 36 (5.92%) DNS
5 34 (5.59%) SAN
6 32 (5.26%) Network Security
7 28 (4.61%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (3.78%) WAN
9 19 (3.13%) DHCP
10 18 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (2.80%) FTP
12 14 (2.30%) SSL
13 13 (2.14%) VPN
14 12 (1.97%) Internet
15 6 (0.99%) Wireless
16 5 (0.82%) HTTP
16 5 (0.82%) NAS
17 4 (0.66%) DMZ
18 3 (0.49%) SNMP
18 3 (0.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.80%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.97%) Big Data
7 11 (1.81%) MS Access
8 10 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (1.32%) SAP BW
11 7 (1.15%) SAP BI
11 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.66%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.66%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.66%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.49%) ProC
4 1 (0.16%) JUnit
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.16%) Toad
4 1 (0.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.16%) Maven
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.16%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 272 (44.74%) Finance
2 95 (15.63%) Banking
3 65 (10.69%) Retail
4 43 (7.07%) Back Office
5 33 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.28%) Investment Banking
7 24 (3.95%) French Language
8 20 (3.29%) Front Office
9 19 (3.13%) Retail Banking
10 17 (2.80%) Legal
10 17 (2.80%) Manufacturing
11 15 (2.47%) Automotive
11 15 (2.47%) Law
12 9 (1.48%) Advertising
13 8 (1.32%) Spanish Language
13 8 (1.32%) Games
14 7 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.15%) Portuguese Language
14 7 (1.15%) German Language
14 7 (1.15%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 143 (23.52%) Analyst
2 57 (9.38%) Consultant
3 44 (7.24%) Architect
4 41 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
5 36 (5.92%) Security Analyst
6 35 (5.76%) Security Manager
7 31 (5.10%) Security Officer
7 31 (5.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 30 (4.93%) Business Analyst
9 27 (4.44%) Information Security Officer
10 22 (3.62%) Support Engineer
11 21 (3.45%) Developer
12 20 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.29%) Security Consultant
13 16 (2.63%) Coordinator
13 16 (2.63%) Information Security Analyst
13 16 (2.63%) Information Analyst
13 16 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
14 15 (2.47%) SAP Manager
14 15 (2.47%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.62%) .NET
2 17 (2.80%) Web Services
3 15 (2.47%) Middleware
4 6 (0.99%) Regular Expression
4 6 (0.99%) XML
4 6 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.82%) EJB
5 5 (0.82%) WCF
5 5 (0.82%) jQuery
6 4 (0.66%) WPF
6 4 (0.66%) Silverlight
6 4 (0.66%) JSF
6 4 (0.66%) EDI
6 4 (0.66%) J2EE
7 3 (0.49%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.49%) OC4J
8 2 (0.33%) HTML5
8 2 (0.33%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.33%) Ajax
8 2 (0.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (10.03%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 22 (3.62%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (3.13%) Cryptography
7 17 (2.80%) Derivative
7 17 (2.80%) PKI
7 17 (2.80%) Credit Risk
7 17 (2.80%) Market Risk
8 15 (2.47%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.30%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.97%) Blackberry
11 11 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.64%) FMCG
13 8 (1.32%) Replication
14 7 (1.15%) Mainframe
14 7 (1.15%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.82%) Clustering
15 5 (0.82%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 149 (24.51%) Windows
2 62 (10.20%) UNIX
3 50 (8.22%) Linux
4 44 (7.24%) Windows 7
5 30 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.96%) Windows XP
7 17 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.81%) Solaris
9 9 (1.48%) Windows 2000
9 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.32%) AIX
11 6 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.99%) SUSE
12 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (28.62%) Information Security
2 155 (25.49%) ITIL
3 87 (14.31%) Risk Management
4 64 (10.53%) Change Management
5 61 (10.03%) PRINCE2
6 59 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 56 (9.21%) Project Management
7 56 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
8 52 (8.55%) Security Architecture
9 47 (7.73%) Business Continuity
10 46 (7.57%) Capacity Planning
11 42 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (6.74%) Service Delivery
12 41 (6.74%) Data Protection
13 40 (6.58%) Service Management
14 37 (6.09%) Security Management
15 36 (5.92%) Change Control
16 35 (5.76%) Problem Management
16 35 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (4.93%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 59 (9.70%) SQL
2 40 (6.58%) C
3 19 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 19 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 18 (2.96%) Java
5 14 (2.30%) C#
6 13 (2.14%) Shell Script
7 12 (1.97%) Perl
8 10 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.64%) VBA
9 9 (1.48%) ABAP
10 6 (0.99%) Python
10 6 (0.99%) C++
11 5 (0.82%) AWK
11 5 (0.82%) Korn
12 4 (0.66%) Uniface
12 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.49%) VBScript
13 3 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (21.38%) CISSP
2 100 (16.45%) Degree
3 83 (13.65%) CISM
4 78 (12.83%) CISA
5 56 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (7.89%) MCSE
7 39 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (6.09%) CCNA
9 32 (5.26%) CRISC
10 31 (5.10%) CCNP
11 26 (4.28%) PMP
11 26 (4.28%) PMI Certification
12 23 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (2.30%) PCI QSA
13 14 (2.30%) CCA
13 14 (2.30%) CEH
14 10 (1.64%) MCSA
15 9 (1.48%) CIMA
16 8 (1.32%) ISSAP
16 8 (1.32%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (23.03%) PCI DSS
2 138 (22.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (11.35%) COBIT
4 37 (6.09%) SLA
5 30 (4.93%) GPG13
6 26 (4.28%) QA
7 17 (2.80%) CRD IV
8 15 (2.47%) Basel II
9 14 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 12 (1.97%) BS7799
11 9 (1.48%) ISO 9001
11 9 (1.48%) HIPAA
12 6 (0.99%) COREP
12 6 (0.99%) FINREP
13 5 (0.82%) GxP
14 4 (0.66%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.66%) COSO
15 3 (0.49%) FISMA
16 2 (0.33%) AICPA
16 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 102 (16.78%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.61%) Squid
4 27 (4.44%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 14 (2.30%) XenApp
7 8 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.66%) Xen
9 3 (0.49%) NFS
9 3 (0.49%) Samba
9 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.33%) UAG
10 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.33%) vSphere
11 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.16%) Snort
11 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 27 (4.44%) Legato
2 13 (2.14%) WSUS
3 11 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.32%) SCCM
4 8 (1.32%) Data Guard
4 8 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.82%) SCOM
8 3 (0.49%) OpenView
8 3 (0.49%) Nagios
8 3 (0.49%) WMI
8 3 (0.49%) Cacti
8 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.49%) Dollar Universe
9 2 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 70 (11.51%) Cisco
2 62 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 59 (9.70%) SAP
4 54 (8.88%) Oracle
5 47 (7.73%) VMware
6 33 (5.43%) Websense
7 32 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 31 (5.10%) EMC
9 29 (4.77%) HP
10 28 (4.61%) Blue Coat
11 27 (4.44%) CommVault
11 27 (4.44%) NetApp
12 22 (3.62%) Symantec
13 21 (3.45%) Citrix
14 17 (2.80%) IBM
14 17 (2.80%) Business Objects
15 14 (2.30%) Qualys
16 13 (2.14%) WorldPay
17 10 (1.64%) Juniper
18 9 (1.48%) Sourcefire
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
La Fosse Associates Limited
Salary: excellent salary package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £125,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + 20% bonus, 30 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £35000 per annum + 28.5 hols, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
TFCS Total Finance Corporate Services Ltd
Salary: Market competitive salary and Excellent Benefits package offered
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochester, Kent
NTA Monitor Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Pudsey, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago