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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 179 176 191
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.027% 0.046%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.36% 0.42% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +42.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £80,000 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
387 239 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.23% 6.43% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 318 206 235
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £55,000 £50,000
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 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 24 December 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (64.29%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
4 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 4 (28.57%) BCP
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) CISSP
6 3 (21.43%) PMP
6 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
6 3 (21.43%) CISA
6 3 (21.43%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Data Security
6 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
6 3 (21.43%) PCI QSA
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) HIPAA
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Security Officer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior IT Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Project Delivery Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) BCP
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Cash Management
6 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) PMP
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) PCI QSA
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) HIPAA
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.14%) COSO
4 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001