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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 214 239 257
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 28 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.015% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.40% 0.19% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 10
Average salary £51,250 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -16.58%
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
637 532 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.36% 8.04% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 538 416 425
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 - 11 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 9 £60,000 - 2
Merseyside - 7 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 22 (52.38%) Information Security
2 20 (47.62%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 13 (30.95%) Data Protection
5 13 (30.95%) CISM
5 13 (30.95%) CISSP
6 12 (28.57%) COBIT
7 10 (23.81%) Security Management
7 10 (23.81%) ISSAP
7 10 (23.81%) ISSMP
8 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 9 (21.43%) SLA
8 9 (21.43%) UNIX
9 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
9 8 (19.05%) Information Security Management
10 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (16.67%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle
11 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
11 6 (14.29%) PMP
11 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
11 6 (14.29%) GIS
11 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
11 6 (14.29%) Retail
11 6 (14.29%) Matrix Management
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (14.29%) Line Management
11 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 6 (14.29%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle AGIS
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Project Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Systems Support
6 4 (9.52%) Security Officer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior IT Security Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) EDI
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) GIS
3 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.76%) Tandem
5 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.76%) FMCG
5 2 (4.76%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Information Security
2 20 (47.62%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Data Protection
4 10 (23.81%) Security Management
5 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.05%) Information Security Management
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 6 (14.29%) Matrix Management
8 6 (14.29%) Line Management
8 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.29%) Coaching
9 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.52%) BCP
10 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) CISM
1 13 (30.95%) CISSP
2 10 (23.81%) ISSAP
2 10 (23.81%) ISSMP
3 6 (14.29%) PMP
3 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (11.90%) CISA
4 5 (11.90%) CIMA
4 5 (11.90%) ACCA
5 3 (7.14%) PCI QSA
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 12 (28.57%) COBIT
3 9 (21.43%) SLA
4 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (7.14%) HIPAA
6 2 (4.76%) GxP
7 1 (2.38%) COSO
7 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Baan
2 2 (4.76%) RedPrairie
3 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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