Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 145 168
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.17% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.29% 1.05% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Cheshire median annual salary £80,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.38% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £74,000 £48,750 £35,725
90th Percentile £86,000 £56,250 £55,250
North West median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +10.53% -5.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 388 287 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 12.84% 12.74% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 253 223 271
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -12.82% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,200 £67,000 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.59% +4.55% -3.75%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Cheshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Cheshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SIEM
4 2 (40.00%) CRISC
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Data Security
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) COBIT
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) COSO
5 1 (20.00%) Imperva
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISM
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
1 2 (40.00%) COSO
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (20.00%) Imperva
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk