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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 231 234 236
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 10 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.069% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.60% 0.88% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 15
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £59,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £77,000 £49,500
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
624 568 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.67% 7.87% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 509 471 486
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,050
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 31 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
Merseyside +3 5 £50,000 - 2
Cheshire -14 4 £48,500 -15.65%
Manchester +1 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (56.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) COBIT
4 6 (24.00%) Marketing
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) CISM
5 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 5 (20.00%) Security Management
5 5 (20.00%) Information Security
5 5 (20.00%) ISSAP
5 5 (20.00%) ISSMP
5 5 (20.00%) IIS
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) CISSP
5 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (16.00%) ProCurve
6 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Database Security
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (16.00%) Juniper
6 4 (16.00%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
2 4 (16.00%) Sybase ASE
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Audit Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Database Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) Senior IT Support
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 5 (20.00%) Security Management
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.00%) Database Security
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) CISM
2 5 (20.00%) ISSAP
2 5 (20.00%) ISSMP
2 5 (20.00%) CISSP
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) COBIT
2 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (8.00%) COSO
5 1 (4.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) ProCurve
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Apple
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) Sybase
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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