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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 240 236 225
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 14 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.00% 2.14% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 26
Average salary £50,500 £55,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.18% +34.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,360 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £75,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +2.15%
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
701 468 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.57% 6.99% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 580 361 545
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +20 10 £50,000 -
Cheshire -10 3 £52,500 +55.55% 1
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 1 October 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 (50.00%) ITIL
1 14 (50.00%) COBIT
2 11 (39.29%) ISSAP
2 11 (39.29%) ISSMP
2 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
2 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
2 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) CISSP
2 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
3 10 (35.71%) Information Security Management
3 10 (35.71%) Security Management
4 7 (25.00%) Retail
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) Sybase
7 4 (14.29%) DB2
7 4 (14.29%) UNIX
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP GRC
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) NAS
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (14.29%) Sybase ASE
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Database Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Audit Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) IT Governance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Data Protection
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
3 10 (35.71%) Information Security Management
3 10 (35.71%) Security Management
4 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Database Security
4 4 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Security
7 1 (3.57%) IT Governance
7 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.57%) Process Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISSAP
1 11 (39.29%) ISSMP
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
1 11 (39.29%) CISSP
1 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) COBIT
2 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (10.71%) COSO
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) Sybase
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) ProCurve
4 3 (10.71%) Juniper
4 3 (10.71%) Apple
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
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