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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK
Rank 675 640 648
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 174 305 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.84% 2.51% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 135 225 220
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%

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
9467 12157 11796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 12.16% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7557 9637 9260
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -35 166 £55,000 +10.00% 18
London +60 84 £55,000 -8.33% 8
City of London +31 21 £57,500 +4.54% 4
East Midlands +14 21 £42,500 -19.04%
South East -1 21 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Northamptonshire +13 20 £42,500 +13.33%
North West -18 19 £57,500 +48.38% 3
Manchester -14 14 £57,500 +54.36% 1
Northampton +23 10 - -
Towcester - 10 £42,500 -
West Midlands -19 9 £46,250 -5.12% 2
Surrey +29 6 £65,000 +20.93% 1
West Yorkshire +16 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire +12 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +26 5 - - 1
Cheshire +16 5 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 5 - -
Wakefield +6 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Birmingham -17 4 £50,500 -24.34% 1
Berkshire +21 3 £55,000 +20.54% 1
East of England +17 3 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Hampshire +7 3 £28,500 -45.71%
Buckinghamshire -2 3 - -
Scotland +22 2 £30,250 - 1
Cambridge +9 2 £62,500 -
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £62,500 +98.41%
Milton Keynes -3 2 - -
Telford -7 2 £22,500 -50.81%
Shropshire -8 2 £22,500 -50.81%
Staines - 2 £85,000 -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 224 (47.56%) Finance
2 167 (35.46%) PCI DSS
3 159 (33.76%) Information Security
4 120 (25.48%) ITIL
4 120 (25.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 107 (22.72%) CISSP
6 95 (20.17%) Risk Management
7 92 (19.53%) IT Audit
8 83 (17.62%) Windows
9 74 (15.71%) CISM
10 68 (14.44%) CISA
10 68 (14.44%) Banking
11 60 (12.74%) COBIT
12 58 (12.31%) Management Information System
12 58 (12.31%) Linux
12 58 (12.31%) Degree
13 55 (11.68%) Incident Management
14 54 (11.46%) Security Management
15 53 (11.25%) Oracle
16 51 (10.83%) SAP
16 51 (10.83%) Cybersecurity
17 50 (10.62%) Service Management
18 49 (10.40%) Firewall
19 47 (9.98%) Migration
20 46 (9.77%) Cisco
21 45 (9.55%) Telecoms
21 45 (9.55%) Change Management
22 43 (9.13%) SQL
22 43 (9.13%) CEH
23 42 (8.92%) Information Security Management

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 16 (3.40%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (1.70%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.49%) IIS
4 7 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.42%) Apache
8 2 (0.42%) JCAPS
8 2 (0.42%) SAS
8 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (5.73%) MS Office
2 21 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.64%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (4.67%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (2.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (2.34%) SAP GRC
4 9 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle ASCP
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle iSupplier
5 8 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (1.27%) SAP Retail
7 5 (1.06%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.21%) SAP APO
9 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.82%) SaaS
2 14 (2.97%) Office 365
3 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.49%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.06%) Slack
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.40%) Firewall
2 29 (6.16%) TCP/IP
3 24 (5.10%) WAN
4 22 (4.67%) LAN
4 22 (4.67%) Wireless
5 21 (4.46%) DNS
6 19 (4.03%) SSL
7 16 (3.40%) BGP
7 16 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (3.40%) OSPF
8 14 (2.97%) Network Security
9 13 (2.76%) MPLS
10 12 (2.55%) VPN
11 11 (2.34%) SMTP
12 9 (1.91%) DHCP
13 8 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.70%) Cisco Wireless
13 8 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.49%) DMZ
14 7 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.67%) Oracle Database
2 19 (4.03%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.97%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (1.70%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (0.64%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.42%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.21%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 224 (47.56%) Finance
2 68 (14.44%) Banking
3 45 (9.55%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.25%) Retail
5 19 (4.03%) Legal
5 19 (4.03%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.61%) Billing
7 16 (3.40%) International Banking
8 14 (2.97%) Games
9 8 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.49%) German Language
10 7 (1.49%) Publishing
11 4 (0.85%) Electronics
11 4 (0.85%) Law
12 3 (0.64%) Advertising
12 3 (0.64%) Marketing
13 2 (0.42%) Back Office
13 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 147 (31.21%) Analyst
2 64 (13.59%) Security Manager
3 60 (12.74%) Consultant
4 42 (8.92%) IT Manager
5 41 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 36 (7.64%) Compliance Manager
7 34 (7.22%) Security Analyst
8 33 (7.01%) Service Analyst
9 30 (6.37%) IT Analyst
9 30 (6.37%) Systems Analyst
10 27 (5.73%) Banking Analyst
11 25 (5.31%) Information Security Consultant
12 23 (4.88%) Head of Security
13 21 (4.46%) PeopleSoft Analyst
14 19 (4.03%) Audit Manager
14 19 (4.03%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 19 (4.03%) Service Control Analyst
15 17 (3.61%) IT Audit Manager
15 17 (3.61%) Risk Analyst
16 15 (3.18%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.88%) Web Services
2 11 (2.34%) .NET
3 9 (1.91%) Middleware
4 8 (1.70%) J2EE
5 7 (1.49%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (1.49%) JMS
5 7 (1.49%) JSON
5 7 (1.49%) SOAP
5 7 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (1.06%) Unreal Engine
7 3 (0.64%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.64%) EDI
8 2 (0.42%) JSF
8 2 (0.42%) XML
9 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.21%) HTML
9 1 (0.21%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.21%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 37 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 36 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (4.03%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.70%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.49%) Clustering
8 7 (1.49%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.27%) FMCG
10 5 (1.06%) Cryptography
10 5 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.85%) AS400
11 4 (0.85%) PKI
12 3 (0.64%) CESG
12 3 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.64%) NHS
13 2 (0.42%) iSeries
13 2 (0.42%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 83 (17.62%) Windows
2 58 (12.31%) Linux
3 31 (6.58%) Unix
3 31 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (4.46%) Windows 7
4 21 (4.46%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.34%) Mac OS
6 11 (2.34%) Solaris
7 7 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) Android
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (33.76%) Information Security
2 120 (25.48%) ITIL
3 95 (20.17%) Risk Management
4 92 (19.53%) IT Audit
5 55 (11.68%) Incident Management
6 54 (11.46%) Security Management
7 51 (10.83%) Cybersecurity
8 50 (10.62%) Service Management
9 47 (9.98%) Migration
10 45 (9.55%) Change Management
11 42 (8.92%) Information Security Management
12 39 (8.28%) ISMS
13 38 (8.07%) Problem Management
14 37 (7.86%) Presales
14 37 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (7.22%) Data Protection
16 33 (7.01%) Identity Access Management
17 32 (6.79%) Regulatory Compliance
18 31 (6.58%) Project Management
19 30 (6.37%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.13%) SQL
2 15 (3.18%) PL/SQL
3 14 (2.97%) Bash Shell
3 14 (2.97%) Perl
4 8 (1.70%) Java
4 8 (1.70%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.70%) Python
5 7 (1.49%) C#
5 7 (1.49%) Jython
6 6 (1.27%) AWK
6 6 (1.27%) C-shell
6 6 (1.27%) Korn
6 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.06%) C
8 2 (0.42%) PHP
8 2 (0.42%) X++
9 1 (0.21%) C++
9 1 (0.21%) Ruby
9 1 (0.21%) VB
9 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 107 (22.72%) CISSP
2 74 (15.71%) CISM
3 68 (14.44%) CISA
4 58 (12.31%) Degree
5 43 (9.13%) CEH
6 34 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (7.01%) SC Cleared
7 33 (7.01%) Security Cleared
8 28 (5.94%) CRISC
9 21 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (2.76%) CCNA
12 12 (2.55%) CCNP
12 12 (2.55%) PCI QSA
13 11 (2.34%) GCIA
13 11 (2.34%) GCIH
13 11 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (2.12%) CGEIT
14 10 (2.12%) GIAC
14 10 (2.12%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (35.46%) PCI DSS
2 120 (25.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (12.74%) COBIT
4 28 (5.94%) SLA
5 24 (5.10%) GDPR
6 14 (2.97%) ISO27005
7 13 (2.76%) ISO 9001
7 13 (2.76%) QA
8 10 (2.12%) GxP
9 9 (1.91%) ISO22301
10 7 (1.49%) HIPAA
11 5 (1.06%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.21%) SSAE 16
13 1 (0.21%) Val IT
System Software
1 33 (7.01%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.76%) vSphere
3 8 (1.70%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.49%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.27%) XenApp
6 4 (0.85%) RACF
7 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.21%) Snort
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.34%) SCOM
2 10 (2.12%) SCCM
3 8 (1.70%) WSUS
4 7 (1.49%) Kibana
4 7 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 7 (1.49%) WMI
5 6 (1.27%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.85%) RSA Security Analytics
7 3 (0.64%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.42%) Nmap
9 1 (0.21%) EnCase
9 1 (0.21%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.21%) Nagios
9 1 (0.21%) Nessus
9 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.21%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (11.25%) Oracle
2 51 (10.83%) SAP
3 46 (9.77%) Cisco
4 36 (7.64%) Microsoft
5 25 (5.31%) Palo Alto
6 21 (4.46%) PeopleSoft
7 20 (4.25%) Qualys
7 20 (4.25%) Red Hat
7 20 (4.25%) VMware
8 14 (2.97%) Hyperion
9 12 (2.55%) ServiceNow
9 12 (2.55%) Symantec
10 11 (2.34%) HP
10 11 (2.34%) Huawei
11 9 (1.91%) FireEye
12 8 (1.70%) CheckPoint
12 8 (1.70%) Citrix
12 8 (1.70%) IBM
13 6 (1.27%) NetApp
13 6 (1.27%) Remedy
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
Adeptis Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £54,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 14 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £62100 - £98120 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago