The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 216 214 187
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 25 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.59% 1.41% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 20
Average salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.90%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
697 498 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.16% 9.34% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 487 415 382
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 9 £61,500 -
Staffordshire +11 6 £67,500 - 2
Warwickshire -12 3 £35,000 -41.66%
Shropshire - 3 £50,000 -
Coventry +5 1 £24,000 -60.00%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 33 (55.93%) Information Security
2 31 (52.54%) CISM
3 28 (47.46%) COBIT
4 26 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (44.07%) CISA
5 24 (40.68%) PCI DSS
6 22 (37.29%) CISSP
7 17 (28.81%) CRISC
8 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 13 (22.03%) Firewall
10 12 (20.34%) Finance
10 12 (20.34%) IT Audit
11 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.64%) Data Protection
11 11 (18.64%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (18.64%) Data Privacy
11 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
12 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
12 10 (16.95%) Retail
12 10 (16.95%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (15.25%) Resilience Testing
13 9 (15.25%) Information Governance
13 9 (15.25%) SANS
13 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
13 9 (15.25%) Windows
14 8 (13.56%) SQL
14 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
14 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (11.86%) SIEM
15 7 (11.86%) Computer Science

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.69%) SAP LE
1 1 (1.69%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.47%) IaaS
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MS Access
2 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) German Language
3 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) French Language
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Security Manager
2 10 (16.95%) IT Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Information Manager
3 9 (15.25%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Auditor
5 7 (11.86%) Security Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security Auditor
7 5 (8.47%) Security Auditor
7 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Audit Manager
8 4 (6.78%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) IT Audit Manager
8 4 (6.78%) IT Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (18.64%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Cryptography
3 5 (8.47%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.78%) FMCG
5 3 (5.08%) NHS
6 2 (3.39%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Information Security
2 12 (20.34%) IT Audit
3 11 (18.64%) Data Privacy
3 11 (18.64%) Data Protection
3 11 (18.64%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (16.95%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (16.95%) Risk Management
5 9 (15.25%) Information Governance
5 9 (15.25%) Resilience Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.56%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (11.86%) SIEM
8 6 (10.17%) Internal Audit
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.47%) DRM
9 5 (8.47%) ITIL
9 5 (8.47%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) VBA
3 2 (3.39%) C
4 1 (1.69%) Korn
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) CISM
2 26 (44.07%) CISA
3 22 (37.29%) CISSP
4 17 (28.81%) CRISC
5 15 (25.42%) Degree
6 9 (15.25%) SANS
7 5 (8.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (8.47%) CCSP
7 5 (8.47%) CEH
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (8.47%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (8.47%) GIAC
7 5 (8.47%) HNC
7 5 (8.47%) HND
7 5 (8.47%) ISACA
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (8.47%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (8.47%) SSCP
8 3 (5.08%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) COBIT
2 26 (44.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (40.68%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.08%) GxP
5 2 (3.39%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (3.39%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.69%) ISO22301
6 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.69%) Control-M
2 1 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy
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