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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 62 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 9 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.39% 0.63% 2.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.11% 5.48% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +10.79%
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
111 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.13% 11.44% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 94 68 69
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 (93.75%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) Legal
3 11 (68.75%) Information Security
4 10 (62.50%) Symantec
4 10 (62.50%) Forcepoint
4 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (62.50%) Qualys
4 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (50.00%) SSCP
5 8 (50.00%) CEH
5 8 (50.00%) CISSP
6 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (31.25%) Billing
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) MS Access
7 5 (31.25%) Revenue Recognition
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) Security Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MS Access
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 14 (87.50%) Legal
3 5 (31.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Information Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Billing Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Billing Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Billing Operations Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Design
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (31.25%) Revenue Recognition
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Security Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Network Design
7 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
7 1 (6.25%) SIEM
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CEH
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
1 8 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Forcepoint
1 10 (62.50%) Qualys
1 10 (62.50%) Symantec
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft