Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 306 348
Rank change year-on-year +2 +42 +66
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 26 48 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.86% 3.20% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 39
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £40,950 £48,750 £48,050
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £100,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -15.38% +8.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1395 1498 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.71% 12.80% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1330 1863
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,625 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) Solvency II
4 9 (34.62%) Big Data
4 9 (34.62%) Cloudera
4 9 (34.62%) Workflow Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
4 9 (34.62%) Workflow
4 9 (34.62%) Use Case
4 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
4 9 (34.62%) Information Security
4 9 (34.62%) Cognos
4 9 (34.62%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) Informatica
4 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
8 5 (19.23%) C#
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) Legal
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
8 5 (19.23%) AngularJS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) BGP
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 2 (7.69%) MPLS
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
1 2 (7.69%) OSPF
1 2 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) VLAN
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Big Data
1 9 (34.62%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
3 3 (11.54%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Data Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Data Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
1 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Business Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Use Case
2 9 (34.62%) Workflow
2 9 (34.62%) Workflow Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (19.23%) Coaching
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
5 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) OWASP
6 3 (11.54%) Presales
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) ISMS
7 2 (7.69%) Network Design
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C#
1 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CISA
5 1 (3.85%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) CRISC
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) Solvency II
2 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (11.54%) BS25999
4 3 (11.54%) HIPAA
5 1 (3.85%) COBIT
5 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Cloudera
1 9 (34.62%) Cognos
1 9 (34.62%) Informatica
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) VMware