The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 177 - 191
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% - 0.070%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.35% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
358 267 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.94% 7.25% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 291 235 238
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) BCP
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) CISSP
6 3 (18.75%) PMP
6 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 3 (18.75%) CISA
6 3 (18.75%) CISM
6 3 (18.75%) GIS
6 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 3 (18.75%) PCI QSA
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) HIPAA

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Security Officer
1 4 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Project Delivery Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (25.00%) BCP
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
5 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 2 (12.50%) Document Management
6 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) PMP
1 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CISA
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
1 3 (18.75%) PCI QSA
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (18.75%) HIPAA
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.25%) COSO