The table below looks at the statistics for the SOX Auditor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOX Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley Auditor
Rank 931 936 936
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SOX Auditor 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +41.02%
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 - £39,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SOX Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOX Auditor in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOX Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOX Auditor
Salary Trend

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

SOX Auditor Salary Trend in the UK

SOX Auditor
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOX Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
England +23 4 £53,750 -2.27%
Surrey - 4 £53,750 -
South East - 4 £53,750 -
Leatherhead - 1 £52,500 -

SOX Auditor
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOX Auditor in their job title 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 with SOX Auditor in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (88.89%) IT Audit
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) CISA
5 4 (44.44%) CISM
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) Internal Audit
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
7 1 (11.11%) COBIT
7 1 (11.11%) French Language
7 1 (11.11%) German Language
7 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) NHS
7 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit

SOX Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOX Auditor in their job title 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 with SOX Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) IT Audit
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Internal Audit
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT