The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 226 199 208
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.16% 3.55% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 6
Average salary £32,750 £41,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.12% -4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
603 591 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.78% 11.34% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 479 498 504
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -12 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Bristol -4 1 £65,000 +58.53%
Dorset -10 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Automotive
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Basel II
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SAS
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Niku Workbench
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Automotive
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Product Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) CAE
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Niku
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
South West
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