The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 228 243 240
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 12 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.027% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.00% 0.34% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £49,250 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.34% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
601 581 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.62% 7.88% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 477 482 448
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,575 £22,500 £23,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
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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
Manchester - 6 - - 3
Cheshire +1 3 £48,500 -15.65% 1
Merseyside +1 3 £50,000 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Marketing
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) COBIT
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Sybase
5 4 (18.18%) DB2
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (18.18%) Database Security
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
6 3 (13.64%) ProCurve
6 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Retail
6 3 (13.64%) ISSAP
6 3 (13.64%) ISSMP
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) CISM
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
6 3 (13.64%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.55%) SAP GRC
1 1 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) DB2
2 4 (18.18%) Sybase ASE
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Database Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Audit Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Database Security
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Security
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CISM
2 3 (13.64%) ISSAP
2 3 (13.64%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) COBIT
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) COSO
4 1 (4.55%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Sybase
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) ProCurve
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Apple
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: Excellent salary and flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago