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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 91 93 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.05% 4.29% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £33,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% -
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
99 163 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.72% 13.73% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 88 139 114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £27,400 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
West Malling - 5 £47,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Information Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft