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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 628 639 692
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +53
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 296 344 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.52% 2.71% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 223 201 228
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
11727 12705 13343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 11.57% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9282 9993 10379
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,049 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +3.82%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +16 282 £55,000 - 35
London +8 114 £63,750 +6.25% 18
South East +10 69 £52,500 +10.52% 10
Berkshire +6 35 £55,000 -5.17% 5
West Midlands +12 33 £65,000 +44.44% 3
City of London +32 25 £55,000 -8.33% 4
South West +34 21 £70,000 +40.00%
Gloucestershire +14 18 £80,000 +90.47%
North West +6 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +21 16 £38,750 -13.88% 1
West Yorkshire +13 16 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Birmingham 0 16 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Crawley +1 15 £47,500 +4.97% 1
West Sussex -2 15 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Manchester -3 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +28 12 £31,500 -30.00%
Reading +24 12 £70,000 - 2
Bracknell 0 11 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 9 £77,500 -
Leeds +33 7 £46,250 +2.77%
Staffordshire - 7 £67,500 -
Surrey +12 6 £72,500 +61.11%
Norfolk - 6 £31,500 -
Bedfordshire +3 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Dunstable -1 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Bolton -8 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £47,500 -
Norwich - 5 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire +26 4 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Shropshire -14 4 - - 1

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 227 (40.11%) Finance
2 206 (36.40%) Information Security
3 164 (28.98%) PCI DSS
4 162 (28.62%) ITIL
5 155 (27.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 138 (24.38%) CISSP
7 136 (24.03%) COBIT
8 129 (22.79%) CISA
9 106 (18.73%) CISM
10 105 (18.55%) IT Audit
11 100 (17.67%) Degree
12 98 (17.31%) Project Management
13 96 (16.96%) Risk Management
14 81 (14.31%) Windows
15 75 (13.25%) Cybersecurity
15 75 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (12.01%) SAP
16 68 (12.01%) Banking
17 66 (11.66%) Management Information System
17 66 (11.66%) CRISC
18 62 (10.95%) Linux
19 58 (10.25%) Oracle
20 56 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
21 55 (9.72%) Firewall
22 54 (9.54%) Business Continuity
23 53 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
24 52 (9.19%) Retail
24 52 (9.19%) Internal Audit
25 46 (8.13%) Cisco
25 46 (8.13%) Data Privacy

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 19 (3.36%) IIS
2 17 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.71%) JCAPS
7 2 (0.35%) Confluence
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.59%) MS Office
3 4 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 30 (5.30%) SAP GRC
2 14 (2.47%) HFM
3 6 (1.06%) SAP Retail
4 5 (0.88%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.53%) SAP APO
5 3 (0.53%) SAP LE
5 3 (0.53%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.53%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.18%) Kondor
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.18%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.83%) SaaS
2 15 (2.65%) OpenShift
3 11 (1.94%) Office 365
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.72%) Firewall
2 24 (4.24%) LAN
2 24 (4.24%) WAN
3 21 (3.71%) Network Security
4 19 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.18%) Internet
6 17 (3.00%) SAN
7 15 (2.65%) VoIP
8 14 (2.47%) NAS
9 13 (2.30%) Wireless
10 10 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (1.41%) DNS
12 7 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.24%) SSL
13 6 (1.06%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.06%) VPN
14 5 (0.88%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (0.53%) DHCP
17 2 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.42%) Relational Database
2 19 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 15 (2.65%) Hyperion Smart View
5 9 (1.59%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.53%) Essbase
8 3 (0.53%) MySQL
9 2 (0.35%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
10 1 (0.18%) GIS
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.88%) Subversion
2 3 (0.53%) Liquibase
2 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.35%) Serena SBM
3 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.18%) Burp Suite
General
1 227 (40.11%) Finance
2 68 (12.01%) Banking
3 52 (9.19%) Retail
4 36 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.77%) Legal
6 20 (3.53%) Investment Banking
7 18 (3.18%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.30%) French Language
9 12 (2.12%) International Banking
10 11 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.24%) German Language
11 7 (1.24%) Marketing
12 6 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.88%) Back Office
13 5 (0.88%) Billing
14 4 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.53%) Electronics
16 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 119 (21.02%) Analyst
2 87 (15.37%) Consultant
3 63 (11.13%) IT Manager
4 60 (10.60%) Security Consultant
5 48 (8.48%) Security Manager
6 32 (5.65%) Security Analyst
7 30 (5.30%) Audit Manager
8 28 (4.95%) Auditor
9 27 (4.77%) Compliance Manager
10 26 (4.59%) IT Audit Manager
11 23 (4.06%) Architect
11 23 (4.06%) IT Security Manager
11 23 (4.06%) SAP Consultant
12 21 (3.71%) IT Auditor
12 21 (3.71%) Junior
13 20 (3.53%) Compliance Analyst
13 20 (3.53%) SAP Security Consultant
13 20 (3.53%) Security Officer
14 19 (3.36%) Administrator
15 18 (3.18%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.24%) Web Services
2 19 (3.36%) .NET
3 15 (2.65%) JSON
3 15 (2.65%) SOAP
4 12 (2.12%) Middleware
5 4 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.71%) jQuery
5 4 (0.71%) JSF
6 3 (0.53%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.35%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.35%) J2EE
7 2 (0.35%) Java EE
7 2 (0.35%) JMS
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.18%) CSS
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.66%) Management Information System
3 44 (7.77%) Data Centre
4 36 (6.36%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.18%) Virtual Team
6 15 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (2.65%) PKI
7 14 (2.47%) FMCG
8 12 (2.12%) Cryptography
9 10 (1.77%) NHS
10 9 (1.59%) Data Extraction
10 9 (1.59%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (1.24%) iSeries
13 6 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
13 6 (1.06%) Smartcard
14 5 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 81 (14.31%) Windows
2 62 (10.95%) Linux
3 41 (7.24%) Unix
4 28 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 20 (3.53%) Solaris
6 13 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.71%) zOS
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (36.40%) Information Security
2 162 (28.62%) ITIL
3 105 (18.55%) IT Audit
4 98 (17.31%) Project Management
5 96 (16.96%) Risk Management
6 75 (13.25%) Cybersecurity
7 56 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 54 (9.54%) Business Continuity
9 53 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 52 (9.19%) Internal Audit
11 46 (8.13%) Data Privacy
12 45 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (7.42%) Incident Management
14 41 (7.24%) Security Management
15 40 (7.07%) Data Protection
15 40 (7.07%) Information Governance
16 39 (6.89%) SAP Security
17 37 (6.54%) Resilience Testing
18 35 (6.18%) Service Management
19 33 (5.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (6.36%) SQL
2 21 (3.71%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.53%) Bash Shell
3 20 (3.53%) Perl
4 17 (3.00%) C
5 16 (2.83%) Python
6 12 (2.12%) C#
6 12 (2.12%) Java
7 6 (1.06%) Korn
8 5 (0.88%) AWK
8 5 (0.88%) C-shell
8 5 (0.88%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.35%) Jython
11 1 (0.18%) RPG
11 1 (0.18%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 138 (24.38%) CISSP
2 129 (22.79%) CISA
3 106 (18.73%) CISM
4 100 (17.67%) Degree
5 66 (11.66%) CRISC
6 35 (6.18%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (4.24%) CCNP
7 24 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (3.71%) ACCA
9 16 (2.83%) CGEIT
9 16 (2.83%) CIMA
9 16 (2.83%) PCI QSA
10 15 (2.65%) CCNA
11 14 (2.47%) CEH
12 13 (2.30%) CLAS
12 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (2.12%) GCIA
13 12 (2.12%) GCIH
13 12 (2.12%) PMP
14 11 (1.94%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (28.98%) PCI DSS
2 155 (27.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 136 (24.03%) COBIT
4 25 (4.42%) ISAE 3402
5 18 (3.18%) HIPAA
5 18 (3.18%) SLA
5 18 (3.18%) SSAE 16
6 17 (3.00%) GxP
6 17 (3.00%) Val IT
7 15 (2.65%) ISO 9001
7 15 (2.65%) ISO22301
8 12 (2.12%) Solvency II
9 6 (1.06%) ISO27005
9 6 (1.06%) QA
10 4 (0.71%) COSO
11 3 (0.53%) Basel III
11 3 (0.53%) BS7799
11 3 (0.53%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (5.83%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.59%) vSphere
4 17 (3.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.65%) VMware ESX
6 11 (1.94%) XenApp
7 5 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.71%) RACF
9 1 (0.18%) ACF2
9 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (3.00%) SCCM
1 17 (3.00%) WSUS
2 15 (2.65%) Kibana
2 15 (2.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 15 (2.65%) WMI
3 6 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (1.06%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (0.88%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.88%) zSecure
5 3 (0.53%) Puppet
5 3 (0.53%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (12.01%) SAP
2 58 (10.25%) Oracle
3 46 (8.13%) Cisco
4 35 (6.18%) VMware
5 28 (4.95%) Red Hat
6 25 (4.42%) Qualys
7 22 (3.89%) Hyperion
8 21 (3.71%) Microsoft
9 16 (2.83%) ServiceNow
10 12 (2.12%) Citrix
11 9 (1.59%) IBM
12 8 (1.41%) Intel Security
13 7 (1.24%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.24%) Remedy
13 7 (1.24%) Sun
14 6 (1.06%) ArcSight
14 6 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
14 6 (1.06%) Sybase
14 6 (1.06%) Tripwire
15 5 (0.88%) SolarWinds
Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive salary across all levels and roles available
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Leading Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £66900 - £89200 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago
Feltham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago