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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 178 171
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.75% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £72,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
332 285 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.09% 7.11% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 288 254 293
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Sybase
4 4 (33.33%) DB2
4 4 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
4 4 (33.33%) Database Security
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP GRC
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
5 1 (8.33%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) GxP
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) ABAP
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP GRC
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Database Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Audit Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Security
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix