The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 104 89
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.090% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.63% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
105 159 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.51% 14.32% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 92 127 90
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Kent

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Websense
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) GPG13
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
3 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (83.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Websense
1 5 (83.33%) Blue Coat
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore