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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 140 136 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.19% 6.00% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 12
Average salary £29,250 £72,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.65% +75.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
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
320 250 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.33% 9.82% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 177 163
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £27,800 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £62,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 19 December 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (47.62%) Information Security
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) COBIT
2 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (33.33%) CISSP
3 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 5 (23.81%) People Management
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) CCSA
6 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (19.05%) MCSE
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) ISMS
6 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Games
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) IT Risk Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Audit Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) People Management
5 4 (19.05%) ISMS
5 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
8 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCSA
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) PCI QSA
3 3 (14.29%) CRISC
3 3 (14.29%) CISA
3 3 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (38.10%) COBIT
3 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
2 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP