The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 673 641 702
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +61
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 265 319 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.28% 2.63% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 197 202 217
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11601 12118 13391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.77% 11.36% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9204 9503 10572
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
England +2 254 £55,000 -4.34% 33
London +7 121 £55,000 -4.34% 16
South East +8 69 £49,500 -17.50% 7
West Midlands +6 28 £61,000 +34.06%
Berkshire -12 24 £42,500 -34.61% 3
Surrey +6 20 £70,000 +47.36%
City of London +22 18 £54,000 +8.00% 5
North West +23 14 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Manchester +5 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Birmingham 0 11 £61,000 +1.66%
Staffordshire +6 9 £67,500 -
South West -1 8 £62,500 +36.40% 3
West Sussex -11 8 £47,500 -6.40% 3
Crawley - 8 £47,500 - 3
East of England +30 7 £30,000 -32.20%
Buckinghamshire +26 7 - -
Hampshire +7 7 £38,000 -45.71%
Norfolk - 7 £30,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £47,500 -
East Midlands +14 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Southampton +4 6 £38,000 -52.50%
Nottingham - 6 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -2 5 £37,500 -40.47% 3
Scotland -13 5 £70,000 +42.85%
Reading +6 4 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Bolton +6 4 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Bristol +2 4 £60,000 +30.95%
Edinburgh 0 4 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes +28 3 - -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 232 (40.28%) Finance
2 211 (36.63%) Information Security
3 167 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 149 (25.87%) PCI DSS
5 142 (24.65%) COBIT
6 139 (24.13%) CISA
6 139 (24.13%) CISSP
7 135 (23.44%) CISM
7 135 (23.44%) Degree
8 123 (21.35%) ITIL
9 119 (20.66%) IT Audit
10 104 (18.06%) Project Management
11 102 (17.71%) Risk Management
12 89 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
13 80 (13.89%) CRISC
14 77 (13.37%) Management Information System
15 72 (12.50%) Firewall
16 65 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
17 64 (11.11%) Windows
17 64 (11.11%) Banking
18 63 (10.94%) Data Privacy
19 60 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
20 55 (9.55%) Retail
21 53 (9.20%) Oracle
22 52 (9.03%) Data Protection
23 51 (8.85%) Resilience Testing
24 50 (8.68%) Information Governance
25 48 (8.33%) Network Security
26 47 (8.16%) Business Continuity
27 46 (7.99%) Internal Audit

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (2.08%) IIS
2 10 (1.74%) JBoss
3 9 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.04%) WildFly
5 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.69%) Apache
6 4 (0.69%) nginx
6 4 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.69%) TWiki
7 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.35%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.47%) HFM
2 13 (2.26%) SAP GRC
3 8 (1.39%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 5 (0.87%) Cognos Controller
4 5 (0.87%) Kondor
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.17%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.17%) SAP LE
8 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.74%) SaaS
3 9 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.39%) Office 365
5 5 (0.87%) IaaS
6 4 (0.69%) GitHub
7 3 (0.52%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.50%) Firewall
2 48 (8.33%) Network Security
3 32 (5.56%) LAN
3 32 (5.56%) WAN
4 27 (4.69%) VoIP
5 24 (4.17%) DNS
6 20 (3.47%) Internet
6 20 (3.47%) TCP/IP
7 19 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (3.30%) SAN
8 16 (2.78%) SSL
9 14 (2.43%) VPN
10 13 (2.26%) IP Telephony
11 10 (1.74%) BIG-IP
11 10 (1.74%) FTP
12 7 (1.22%) DHCP
12 7 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (1.22%) NAS
12 7 (1.22%) Wireless
13 6 (1.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.60%) Hyperion Smart View
3 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (1.22%) MySQL
4 7 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.04%) OLAP
5 6 (1.04%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.69%) Couchbase
6 4 (0.69%) Essbase
6 4 (0.69%) GIS
6 4 (0.69%) MS Access
6 4 (0.69%) Redis
7 3 (0.52%) Big Data
7 3 (0.52%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.22%) Subversion
3 6 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (0.69%) Bugzilla
4 4 (0.69%) GitLab
4 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.69%) Maven
4 4 (0.69%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.69%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.52%) Burp Suite
5 3 (0.52%) Liquibase
5 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 232 (40.28%) Finance
2 64 (11.11%) Banking
3 55 (9.55%) Retail
4 44 (7.64%) Legal
5 36 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 19 (3.30%) French Language
8 17 (2.95%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.78%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.91%) International Banking
11 8 (1.39%) Back Office
12 7 (1.22%) Marketing
13 6 (1.04%) German Language
14 4 (0.69%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.52%) Electronics
16 2 (0.35%) Billing
16 2 (0.35%) Games
16 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 125 (21.70%) Analyst
2 71 (12.33%) IT Manager
3 64 (11.11%) Consultant
4 45 (7.81%) Security Manager
5 44 (7.64%) Auditor
6 38 (6.60%) Security Consultant
7 36 (6.25%) Audit Manager
8 34 (5.90%) IT Auditor
9 33 (5.73%) Security Analyst
10 31 (5.38%) IT Audit Manager
11 30 (5.21%) IT Analyst
12 28 (4.86%) Architect
13 25 (4.34%) Security Officer
14 24 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
15 23 (3.99%) Information Officer
15 23 (3.99%) Information Security Officer
16 22 (3.82%) Information Manager
16 22 (3.82%) Information Security Manager
16 22 (3.82%) IT Consultant
16 22 (3.82%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.30%) Web Services
2 9 (1.56%) .NET
3 7 (1.22%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.69%) JSON
4 4 (0.69%) LAMP
4 4 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (0.69%) MCollective
4 4 (0.69%) Middleware
4 4 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (0.69%) Sensu
4 4 (0.69%) SOAP
5 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.35%) jQuery
5 2 (0.35%) JSF
5 2 (0.35%) WAP
6 1 (0.17%) EDI
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) ODBC
6 1 (0.17%) SAML
6 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (13.37%) Management Information System
3 36 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.08%) Data Centre
5 24 (4.17%) FMCG
6 21 (3.65%) PKI
7 16 (2.78%) Cryptography
8 14 (2.43%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (2.43%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.56%) Data Extraction
9 9 (1.56%) EqualLogic
10 8 (1.39%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.22%) CESG
11 7 (1.22%) NHS
12 6 (1.04%) Biotechnology
12 6 (1.04%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.04%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.04%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.11%) Windows
2 29 (5.03%) Linux
3 18 (3.13%) Unix
4 16 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.39%) Solaris
6 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.69%) zOS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (36.63%) Information Security
2 123 (21.35%) ITIL
3 119 (20.66%) IT Audit
4 104 (18.06%) Project Management
5 102 (17.71%) Risk Management
6 65 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 63 (10.94%) Data Privacy
8 60 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
9 52 (9.03%) Data Protection
10 51 (8.85%) Resilience Testing
11 50 (8.68%) Information Governance
12 47 (8.16%) Business Continuity
13 46 (7.99%) Internal Audit
14 44 (7.64%) Risk Assessment
14 44 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (6.94%) Service Delivery
16 39 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
17 38 (6.60%) Incident Management
17 38 (6.60%) Security Management
18 37 (6.42%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.90%) SQL
2 23 (3.99%) C
3 14 (2.43%) Java
3 14 (2.43%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.91%) C#
4 11 (1.91%) Perl
5 7 (1.22%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.22%) Python
6 5 (0.87%) VBA
7 4 (0.69%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.69%) Ruby
8 3 (0.52%) Ada
9 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.17%) Korn
10 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 139 (24.13%) CISA
1 139 (24.13%) CISSP
2 135 (23.44%) CISM
2 135 (23.44%) Degree
3 80 (13.89%) CRISC
4 40 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.21%) CCNP
6 28 (4.86%) ACCA
7 19 (3.30%) CEH
7 19 (3.30%) CIMA
8 17 (2.95%) CCIE
8 17 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (2.95%) SSCP
9 14 (2.43%) SANS
10 13 (2.26%) CGEIT
11 12 (2.08%) CCNA
12 11 (1.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (1.91%) PCI QSA
12 11 (1.91%) Security+ Certification
13 10 (1.74%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 149 (25.87%) PCI DSS
3 142 (24.65%) COBIT
4 28 (4.86%) SSAE 16
5 23 (3.99%) ISAE 3402
6 21 (3.65%) ISO 9001
7 15 (2.60%) SLA
8 12 (2.08%) ISO22301
9 11 (1.91%) QA
10 10 (1.74%) Val IT
11 9 (1.56%) COSO
12 7 (1.22%) HIPAA
13 6 (1.04%) ISO27005
13 6 (1.04%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.87%) GxP
15 3 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 3 (0.52%) BS7799
15 3 (0.52%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.52%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 37 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.04%) vSphere
6 5 (0.87%) Squid
7 4 (0.69%) Docker
7 4 (0.69%) iptables
7 4 (0.69%) LXC
7 4 (0.69%) OpenSSH
7 4 (0.69%) RACF
7 4 (0.69%) Sendmail
7 4 (0.69%) Varnish
8 3 (0.52%) XenApp
9 1 (0.17%) ACF2
9 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (1.91%) RSA Archer
3 10 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (1.22%) Puppet
5 6 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (1.04%) SCCM
6 5 (0.87%) RSA Security Analytics
6 5 (0.87%) WSUS
6 5 (0.87%) zSecure
7 4 (0.69%) Graphite
7 4 (0.69%) logstash
7 4 (0.69%) systemd
8 3 (0.52%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.52%) Kibana
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.52%) WebInspect
8 3 (0.52%) WMI
9 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 53 (9.20%) Oracle
2 44 (7.64%) SAP
3 41 (7.12%) Cisco
4 37 (6.42%) Microsoft
5 25 (4.34%) Hyperion
6 22 (3.82%) VMware
7 19 (3.30%) Qualys
8 13 (2.26%) SolarWinds
9 12 (2.08%) Symantec
10 11 (1.91%) Dell
11 10 (1.74%) Cognos
11 10 (1.74%) JD Edwards
11 10 (1.74%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.74%) Tripwire
12 9 (1.56%) HP
12 9 (1.56%) Intel Security
12 9 (1.56%) SonicWALL
13 8 (1.39%) F5
13 8 (1.39%) Forcepoint
13 8 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
UK
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £11000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City Of London
HFG
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £71000 Per Annum C71k
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum C50k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £29000 - £33000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
keytree
Salary: £0 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Telefonica
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Xchanging
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Liverpool
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: exceptional benifits available
Posted: 26 days ago