The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 249 243 247
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 2.80% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 10
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £53,150 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.55% -5.26%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
683 715 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.73% 10.71% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 538 581 620
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Cheshire +28 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 16 (64.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) COBIT
6 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 3 (12.00%) NHS
7 3 (12.00%) CISM
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (12.00%) Security Management
7 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
7 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (12.00%) CRD IV
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (4.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Billing
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (24.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (24.00%) IT Security Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Audit Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Technical Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Finance Systems Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Accountant
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) CESG
3 1 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) Compliance Management
6 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Internal Audit
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Security
7 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) ACCA
3 2 (8.00%) CIMA
3 2 (8.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
4 1 (4.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) COBIT
3 3 (12.00%) Basel III
3 3 (12.00%) CRD IV
3 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.00%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.00%) ISO22301
4 1 (4.00%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards