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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 62 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.07% 2.83% 2.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.14% 24.64% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 17
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
69 69 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 10.58% 11.50% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 61
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 26 (81.25%) Data Security
1 26 (81.25%) Network Security
1 26 (81.25%) PCI DSS
2 24 (75.00%) Finance
3 23 (71.88%) Change Management
3 23 (71.88%) ServiceNow
4 16 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (50.00%) SCCM
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
4 16 (50.00%) DHCP
4 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (50.00%) Juniper
5 13 (40.63%) Websense
5 13 (40.63%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (37.50%) F5
6 12 (37.50%) ARCserve
6 12 (37.50%) IIS
7 10 (31.25%) MS Office
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) VoIP
7 10 (31.25%) MS Visio
7 10 (31.25%) OSPF
7 10 (31.25%) McAfee
7 10 (31.25%) BGP
7 10 (31.25%) Project Management
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (31.25%) CCNA

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) IIS
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
1 10 (31.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Network Security
2 16 (50.00%) DHCP
2 16 (50.00%) DNS
3 10 (31.25%) VPN
3 10 (31.25%) VoIP
3 10 (31.25%) OSPF
3 10 (31.25%) BGP
3 10 (31.25%) SSL
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) IPsec
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (28.13%) Wireless
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
5 6 (18.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (18.75%) Server Support
2 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Server Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) CLARiiON
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Data Security
2 23 (71.88%) Change Management
3 13 (40.63%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) Network Management
5 9 (28.13%) Change Control
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) Brand Management
10 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (31.25%) CCNA
2 9 (28.13%) JNCIA
2 9 (28.13%) CCSP
2 9 (28.13%) CCNP
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (81.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) SCCM
2 12 (37.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) ServiceNow
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) Juniper
3 13 (40.63%) Websense
4 12 (37.50%) F5
5 10 (31.25%) Oracle
5 10 (31.25%) McAfee
5 10 (31.25%) Avaya
5 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
6 9 (28.13%) EMC
6 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
7 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
8 2 (6.25%) Ceridian