Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 573 728 798
Rank change year-on-year +155 +70 +26
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 103 323 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.91% 1.93% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 83 266 268
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £45,550 £37,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £92,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%

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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,400 16,730 20,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.77% 13.20% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,286 12,680 15,506
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in England.

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
South East +160 48 £65,000 +8.33% 1
London +208 23 £67,500 - 6
Midlands +105 14 £55,000 +18.92% 3
North of England +118 9 £63,750 +6.25% 2
East Midlands +87 9 £50,000 +25.00%
South West +133 6 £52,250 -9.13% 1
Yorkshire +117 5 £62,500 +17.04% 2
West Midlands +95 5 £57,500 -11.54% 3
North West +87 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 36 (34.95%) ITIL
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.10%) GDPR
3 28 (27.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (27.18%) Finance
4 26 (25.24%) SQL
5 25 (24.27%) SAP
5 25 (24.27%) Azure
6 22 (21.36%) Service Delivery
7 21 (20.39%) Management Information System
8 20 (19.42%) Information Security
8 20 (19.42%) PCI DSS
9 19 (18.45%) Project Management
9 19 (18.45%) Service Management
10 18 (17.48%) SLA
11 17 (16.50%) Business Analysis
11 17 (16.50%) NIST
12 16 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (15.53%) Firewall
12 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
13 15 (14.56%) Active Directory
13 15 (14.56%) ERP
13 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (14.56%) AWS
14 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 14 (13.59%) Identity Access Management
14 14 (13.59%) Product Backlog
14 14 (13.59%) EDI
14 14 (13.59%) Logistics
15 13 (12.62%) Data Protection

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.74%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.85%) SAP LE
2 5 (4.85%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.91%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.94%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.97%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.97%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.97%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.27%) Azure
2 15 (14.56%) AWS
3 4 (3.88%) SaaS
4 3 (2.91%) Boomi
4 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.91%) IaaS
4 3 (2.91%) Office 365
4 3 (2.91%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) Firewall
2 12 (11.65%) LAN
2 12 (11.65%) WAN
3 5 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.88%) Network Security
5 3 (2.91%) Internet
5 3 (2.91%) MPLS
5 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.91%) VoIP
5 3 (2.91%) VPN
5 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.94%) BGP
6 2 (1.94%) DMVPN
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.94%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.94%) HSRP
6 2 (1.94%) HTTP
6 2 (1.94%) WLAN
7 1 (0.97%) DMZ
7 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) RDBMS
1 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.80%) Data Lake
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.83%) Big Data
3 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.85%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.85%) HBase
4 5 (4.85%) Impala
4 5 (4.85%) OLTP
4 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.85%) Spark SQL
5 4 (3.88%) MySQL
6 3 (2.91%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) Tableau
8 1 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Ant
1 2 (1.94%) JIRA
General
1 28 (27.18%) Finance
2 13 (12.62%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.77%) Banking
4 7 (6.80%) Legal
4 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.94%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.97%) Electronics
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Business Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (13.59%) SAP Business Analyst
4 12 (11.65%) Architect
5 11 (10.68%) IT Manager
6 10 (9.71%) Team Leader
7 9 (8.74%) Developer
7 9 (8.74%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Security Architect
7 9 (8.74%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) Security Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) Compliance Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (6.80%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
10 5 (4.85%) Governance Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Security Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.59%) EDI
2 5 (4.85%) EDIFACT
3 3 (2.91%) Middleware
3 3 (2.91%) OAuth
3 3 (2.91%) OAuth2
3 3 (2.91%) OpenID
3 3 (2.91%) SAML
4 2 (1.94%) .NET
5 1 (0.97%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.62%) Public Cloud
3 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Credit Risk
4 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.85%) FMCG
5 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.91%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.91%) iSeries
6 3 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.94%) PMI
7 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Social Media
8 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 7 (6.80%) Unix
3 5 (4.85%) Solaris
4 3 (2.91%) Linux
4 3 (2.91%) SUSE
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (34.95%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) Service Delivery
3 20 (19.42%) Information Security
4 19 (18.45%) Project Management
4 19 (18.45%) Service Management
5 17 (16.50%) Business Analysis
6 16 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (14.56%) ERP
7 15 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (13.59%) Identity Access Management
8 14 (13.59%) Logistics
8 14 (13.59%) Product Backlog
8 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 13 (12.62%) Data Protection
9 13 (12.62%) Project Delivery
10 12 (11.65%) Security Architecture
10 12 (11.65%) SIEM
10 12 (11.65%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (10.68%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.88%) Python
4 3 (2.91%) Java
4 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.91%) VBScript
5 2 (1.94%) C
6 1 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.97%) C++
6 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.97%) Scala
6 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) CISSP
2 10 (9.71%) DV Cleared
2 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.74%) CISA
3 9 (8.74%) CISM
4 8 (7.77%) Degree
5 5 (4.85%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.88%) CCNA
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.88%) CRISC
6 4 (3.88%) FFIEC
6 4 (3.88%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.91%) MCSA
7 3 (2.91%) PCI QSA
7 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (30.10%) GDPR
2 28 (27.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (19.42%) PCI DSS
4 18 (17.48%) SLA
5 17 (16.50%) NIST
6 11 (10.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 9 (8.74%) Data Quality
8 8 (7.77%) GAMP
8 8 (7.77%) HIPAA
9 5 (4.85%) COBIT
10 4 (3.88%) QA
11 3 (2.91%) BS7799
11 3 (2.91%) GLBA
11 3 (2.91%) ITGC
12 2 (1.94%) COSO
12 2 (1.94%) GxP
12 2 (1.94%) IFRS
12 2 (1.94%) MiFID
13 1 (0.97%) GAAP
13 1 (0.97%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 15 (14.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (4.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) SCCM
2 10 (9.71%) SCOM
2 10 (9.71%) WSUS
3 5 (4.85%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.91%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) SAP
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.62%) VMware
4 12 (11.65%) Oracle
5 6 (5.83%) Ab Initio
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco
5 6 (5.83%) Teradata
6 5 (4.85%) Cloudera
6 5 (4.85%) Dell
6 5 (4.85%) Sun
7 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.91%) Aruba
8 3 (2.91%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.91%) IBM
8 3 (2.91%) Intel
8 3 (2.91%) Juniper
8 3 (2.91%) Mitel
8 3 (2.91%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.97%) Tandberg
9 1 (0.97%) WatchGuard