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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 218 186 206
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.083% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.82% 4.71% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 9
Average salary £31,250 £41,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.69% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £72,500 £49,500
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
610 573 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.07% 10.91% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 467 494 468
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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
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 11 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 -6 3 £30,000 -58.62%
Wiltshire -14 1 £40,000 -7.51% 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Automotive
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) MCSA
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Intranet
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Niku
4 2 (18.18%) Niku Workbench
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) Niku Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Automotive
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Product Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Pricing Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Process Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Symantec
1 2 (18.18%) Niku
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects