The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 53 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 19 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.86% 3.29% 2.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.75% 24.05% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 14
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
80 79 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.03% 13.67% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 72
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 Slough

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Slough

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Slough

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 34 (82.93%) Network Security
1 34 (82.93%) PCI DSS
2 32 (78.05%) Data Security
3 29 (70.73%) Finance
3 29 (70.73%) ServiceNow
4 28 (68.29%) Change Management
5 24 (58.54%) Cisco
6 23 (56.10%) Windows
6 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
6 23 (56.10%) Juniper
6 23 (56.10%) SCCM
7 22 (53.66%) DHCP
7 22 (53.66%) DNS
7 22 (53.66%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (48.78%) Websense
9 18 (43.90%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (41.46%) IIS
10 17 (41.46%) ARCserve
11 16 (39.02%) F5
12 15 (36.59%) Oracle
13 12 (29.27%) ITIL
13 12 (29.27%) CCNA
13 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (29.27%) Firewall
13 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (26.83%) MS Office
14 11 (26.83%) UNIX
14 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
14 11 (26.83%) CCNP
14 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 17 (41.46%) IIS
2 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Office
1 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) Network Security
2 22 (53.66%) DHCP
2 22 (53.66%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (29.27%) Firewall
4 10 (24.39%) VPN
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (24.39%) IPsec
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (24.39%) SSL
4 10 (24.39%) OSPF
4 10 (24.39%) BGP
4 10 (24.39%) VoIP
5 9 (21.95%) Wireless
6 6 (14.63%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
General
1 29 (70.73%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.63%) Operations Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Server Support
3 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Server Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) IT Operations Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) CLARiiON
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Data Security
2 28 (68.29%) Change Management
3 18 (43.90%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Supplier Management
6 10 (24.39%) Network Management
6 10 (24.39%) Project Management
7 9 (21.95%) Change Control
8 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.88%) Brand Management
9 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (4.88%) Information Security
9 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
10 1 (2.44%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) CCNA
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) CCSP
3 9 (21.95%) JNCIA
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (82.93%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 22 (53.66%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (26.83%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.88%) Snort
4 2 (4.88%) Squid
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) SCCM
2 17 (41.46%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) ServiceNow
2 24 (58.54%) Cisco
3 23 (56.10%) Juniper
4 20 (48.78%) Websense
5 16 (39.02%) F5
6 15 (36.59%) Oracle
7 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
7 11 (26.83%) McAfee
8 10 (24.39%) Avaya
8 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
9 9 (21.95%) EMC
10 4 (9.76%) Business Objects
11 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.88%) Sourcefire
11 2 (4.88%) Ceridian
12 1 (2.44%) VMware