The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 220 196 215
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.41% 0.035%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.01% 3.55% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +2.15%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
546 591 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.01% 11.55% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 453 470 568
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bristol +2 5 £62,500 +56.25%
Gloucestershire -16 4 £37,000 -43.07%
Wiltshire -9 1 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Somerset - 1 £32,500 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) BMC
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) SAS
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
4 5 (31.25%) Business Objects
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Basel II
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Head of IT
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Audit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (18.75%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) ISMS
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) Basel II
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) BMC
1 5 (31.25%) Business Objects
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Teradata
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 19 days ago