The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 130 135
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.10% 0.59% 0.050%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.80% 3.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 1
Median salary - £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,625 £53,750
% change year-on-year -14.48% -2.09%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 249 432 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 12.87% 18.15% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 185 278 212
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft