The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 70 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.17% 5.17% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 40.28% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 3
Average salary £62,500 £35,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.05% +29.09%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -19.04%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
41 72 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.95% 12.83% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 19
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% -22.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (18.18%) COBIT
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Information Security
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Network Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS