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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 200 185 197
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 15 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.44% 0.063%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.98% 4.55% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 1
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
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
504 484 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.25% 9.76% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 436 377 344
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Birmingham -2 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Coventry -5 6 £55,750 +32.73% 4
Warwickshire -6 1 £40,000 -5.32%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) CISSP
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) Process Management
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) SAP
6 6 (18.75%) Degree
6 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
6 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
6 6 (18.75%) COSO
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle
7 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) CISA
7 5 (15.63%) CISM
7 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP SD
1 2 (6.25%) SAP WM
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) Wireless
3 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) WLAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) DMZ
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Audit Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Security Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Operational Risk Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Compliance Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.75%) Process Management
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) SIEM
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) CISSP
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) CISA
3 5 (15.63%) CISM
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) PCI QSA
5 3 (9.38%) CRISC
6 2 (6.25%) MCSE
6 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) ISO 9001
2 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 6 (18.75%) COSO
3 4 (12.50%) QA
4 2 (6.25%) GPG13
4 2 (6.25%) COBIT
5 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
1 2 (6.25%) Squid
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 3 (9.38%) Dell
5 3 (9.38%) Sage
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Websense
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bilston, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £37500 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago