The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 139 139 130
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.42% 3.03% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -20.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
282 165 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.11% 7.63% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 189 126 250
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sarbanes-Oxley
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (28.57%) COBIT
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Brand Management
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (21.43%) CLARiiON
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) IIS
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Websense
4 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
4 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
4 3 (21.43%) McAfee

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (28.57%) SQL DBA
1 4 (28.57%) Server Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) DBA
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CLARiiON
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Brand Management
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (21.43%) Data Security
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) ISA Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
2 3 (21.43%) McAfee
2 3 (21.43%) Websense
2 3 (21.43%) F5
2 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle