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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 228 242 239
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 18 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.24% 0.86% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
Median salary £70,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £36,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,250 £45,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+20.55% -4.76%
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
556 697 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.96% 11.71% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 455 595 520
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +3 17 £70,000 +33.33%
Dorset - 1 £47,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 27 (87.10%) COBIT
2 25 (80.65%) CISSP
3 22 (70.97%) CISM
3 22 (70.97%) Information Security
4 19 (61.29%) Degree
5 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
6 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
7 15 (48.39%) CISA
8 14 (45.16%) Finance
9 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
10 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
10 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (25.81%) Regulatory Compliance
11 8 (25.81%) ITIL
11 8 (25.81%) PRINCE
11 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
11 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
11 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
12 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
12 7 (22.58%) German Language
12 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.90%) ISO22301
14 3 (9.68%) CISMP
14 3 (9.68%) CESG Certified Professional
14 3 (9.68%) IT Audit
15 2 (6.45%) RSA Archer
15 2 (6.45%) SDLC
15 2 (6.45%) Information Governance
15 2 (6.45%) Resilience Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (3.23%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) GIS
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (22.58%) German Language
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) Security Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Compliance Manager
4 7 (22.58%) Information Manager
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (22.58%) Security Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Software Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Audit Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.23%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.23%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CESG
4 1 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE
3 8 (25.81%) Regulatory Compliance
4 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) IT Audit
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
6 2 (6.45%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Resilience Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) CAD
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (80.65%) CISSP
2 22 (70.97%) CISM
3 19 (61.29%) Degree
4 15 (48.39%) CISA
5 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
5 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
5 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (9.68%) CISMP
7 1 (3.23%) CLAS
7 1 (3.23%) CRISC
7 1 (3.23%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (87.10%) COBIT
2 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
3 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (12.90%) ISO22301
5 2 (6.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) RSA Archer
2 1 (3.23%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) SAP