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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 216 200 211
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 9 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.57% 2.52% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 7
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
573 595 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.40% 11.46% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 452 494 545
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 4 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Gloucestershire -9 3 £33,000 +10.00%
Dorset -2 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 20 August 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 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (25.00%) BMC
4 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Automotive
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Basel II
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) SAS
5 3 (18.75%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) 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%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Automotive
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Pricing Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Product Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ERP
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
3 2 (12.50%) Process Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) ISMS
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) CAE
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 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Basel II
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) 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 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) BMC
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata
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