The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 129 127 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 10 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.35% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.80% 3.69% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 18
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+16.95% -16.58%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
263 217 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.14% 9.43% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 125 155 140
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Reading region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (42.31%) Information Security
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) COBIT
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) SIEM
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 5 (19.23%) People Management
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) CISA
6 4 (15.38%) CISM
6 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
6 4 (15.38%) CCSA
6 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BI
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
1 3 (11.54%) Games
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) IT Risk Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Risk Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) IT Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Audit Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (26.92%) SIEM
3 5 (19.23%) People Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) ISMS
4 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
5 3 (11.54%) Security Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CISA
2 4 (15.38%) CISM
2 4 (15.38%) CCSA
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) CRISC
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) PCI QSA
4 1 (3.85%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (30.77%) COBIT
3 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 4 (15.38%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Symantec
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee
4 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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