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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 55 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 14 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% 4.59% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.38% 23.47% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 7
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £49,000
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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
123 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.34% 19.56% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 84 65
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in Slough

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
5 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
6 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
6 8 (47.06%) SIEM
7 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (41.18%) UNIX
7 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
8 6 (35.29%) CISSP
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) LAN
8 6 (35.29%) WAN
8 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
8 6 (35.29%) Symantec
8 6 (35.29%) Qualys
9 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (29.41%) LogLogic
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (29.41%) McAfee
9 5 (29.41%) Websense
9 5 (29.41%) Data Security
9 5 (29.41%) Security Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (35.29%) VPN
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
1 10 (58.82%) Security Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Audit Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operational Risk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Internal Audit Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
1 13 (76.47%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (47.06%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Data Security
5 5 (29.41%) Security Management
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
7 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) PHP
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) GIAC
2 1 (5.88%) GCIA
2 1 (5.88%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (58.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) COSO
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Symantec
1 6 (35.29%) Qualys
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) McAfee
2 5 (29.41%) Websense
2 5 (29.41%) LogLogic
3 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) F5