The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 103 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.64% 3.33% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
157 120 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.21% 11.32% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 126 89 95
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £27,550 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) COSO
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft