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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 224 233 261
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 31 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.059% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.16% 0.77% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 13
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £22,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
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
745 519 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.07% 7.63% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 630 375 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 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
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 18 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -13 12 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Merseyside - 10 £53,750 - 2
Cheshire -2 8 £70,000 +211.11% 1
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (58.14%) Information Security
2 23 (53.49%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) PCI DSS
4 16 (37.21%) Data Protection
4 16 (37.21%) COBIT
4 16 (37.21%) CISSP
4 16 (37.21%) CISM
5 13 (30.23%) Security Management
5 13 (30.23%) ISSAP
5 13 (30.23%) ISSMP
6 11 (25.58%) Information Security Management
7 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
8 9 (20.93%) UNIX
8 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 7 (16.28%) Retail
9 7 (16.28%) SLA
9 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
10 6 (13.95%) GIS
10 6 (13.95%) PRINCE
10 6 (13.95%) PMP
10 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
10 6 (13.95%) SQL
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle
10 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
10 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
10 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (13.95%) Line Management
10 6 (13.95%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) DHCP
2 2 (4.65%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Law
4 3 (6.98%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.65%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
1 9 (20.93%) Security Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Information Security Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Support
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Project Delivery Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Security Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) GIS
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Life Science
4 2 (4.65%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) UNIX
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Information Security
2 23 (53.49%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) Data Protection
4 13 (30.23%) Security Management
5 11 (25.58%) Information Security Management
6 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.95%) PRINCE
7 6 (13.95%) Line Management
7 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.95%) Coaching
7 6 (13.95%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.95%) Matrix Management
8 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
8 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Analytics
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.30%) BCP
9 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) CISSP
1 16 (37.21%) CISM
2 13 (30.23%) ISSAP
2 13 (30.23%) ISSMP
3 9 (20.93%) Degree
4 6 (13.95%) PMP
4 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
5 5 (11.63%) ACCA
5 5 (11.63%) CISA
5 5 (11.63%) CIMA
6 3 (6.98%) PCI QSA
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) PCI DSS
2 16 (37.21%) COBIT
3 7 (16.28%) SLA
4 6 (13.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (6.98%) HIPAA
6 2 (4.65%) COSO
6 2 (4.65%) GxP
7 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) ProCurve
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Dell
4 2 (4.65%) EMC
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Baan
5 1 (2.33%) RedPrairie
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