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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 242 229 228
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 13 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.95% 1.99% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 24
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £75,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-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
665 502 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.05% 7.31% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 539 405 560
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +12 8 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire -11 4 £48,500 +43.70%
Manchester -19 1 £75,000 +3.44% 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (48.28%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL
3 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 11 (37.93%) COBIT
4 9 (31.03%) ISSAP
4 9 (31.03%) ISSMP
4 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
4 9 (31.03%) PCI DSS
4 9 (31.03%) CISM
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
4 9 (31.03%) Security Management
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) CISSP
5 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 7 (24.14%) Retail
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 6 (20.69%) Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (20.69%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
8 4 (13.79%) Sybase
8 4 (13.79%) DB2
8 4 (13.79%) IIS
8 4 (13.79%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (13.79%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP GRC
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) NAS
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 3 (10.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 4 (13.79%) Sybase ASE
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Marketing
4 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Database Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Information Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Information Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Audit Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) IT Support
3 2 (6.90%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (6.90%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
2 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
2 9 (31.03%) Security Management
2 9 (31.03%) Information Security
3 6 (20.69%) Line Management
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) Database Security
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Security
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) ISSAP
2 9 (31.03%) ISSMP
2 9 (31.03%) CISM
2 9 (31.03%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) COBIT
2 9 (31.03%) PCI DSS
3 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (10.34%) COSO
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.45%) GxP
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) Sybase
4 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.34%) ProCurve
5 3 (10.34%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) Apple
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
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