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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 137 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.045% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.38% 3.30% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
260 303 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.63% 12.12% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 202 199 156
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

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 2 September 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 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 4 (36.36%) WSUS
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
1 4 (36.36%) Security Patching
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CISA
1 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
2 1 (9.09%) CRISC
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) COBIT
3 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 1 (9.09%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) Huawei
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm