Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 583 675 628
Rank change year-on-year +92 -47 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 113 117 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.89% 1.42% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 77 137
London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £49,500 £21,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £96,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,978 8,254 9,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.72% 13.12% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,587 6,137 7,455
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,273 £35,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Central London +21 27 £62,000 +30.53% 3
West London +26 15 £52,500 -37.31%
South London +10 7 £58,180 +84.70%
North London -10 2 - -
East London - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 53 (46.90%) Finance
2 46 (40.71%) Information Security
3 41 (36.28%) Cybersecurity
4 38 (33.63%) GDPR
5 36 (31.86%) CISSP
6 31 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 31 (27.43%) NIST
7 30 (26.55%) ITIL
8 27 (23.89%) CISA
9 26 (23.01%) DevOps
9 26 (23.01%) Data Privacy
10 25 (22.12%) Management Information System
11 23 (20.35%) Legal
12 22 (19.47%) COBIT
12 22 (19.47%) CISM
13 18 (15.93%) SAP
13 18 (15.93%) Internal Audit
14 17 (15.04%) Analytics
14 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (14.16%) Project Management
15 16 (14.16%) Change Management
16 15 (13.27%) Windows
16 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (13.27%) PCI DSS
16 15 (13.27%) Product Management
16 15 (13.27%) AWS
17 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (12.39%) Windows Server
17 14 (12.39%) VMware
17 14 (12.39%) ERP

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (4.42%) Confluence
2 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.19%) SAP CO
1 7 (6.19%) SAP ERP
1 7 (6.19%) SAP FI
1 7 (6.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (4.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.54%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (3.54%) Workday HCM
4 3 (2.65%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.27%) AWS
2 10 (8.85%) Datadog
3 5 (4.42%) IaaS
3 5 (4.42%) PaaS
4 4 (3.54%) Azure
4 4 (3.54%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.77%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) Firewall
2 9 (7.96%) PPP
2 9 (7.96%) VPN
3 8 (7.08%) LAN
4 6 (5.31%) Network Security
5 5 (4.42%) WAN
6 4 (3.54%) Wireless
7 3 (2.65%) MPLS
7 3 (2.65%) SAN
7 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.88%) Internet
8 1 (0.88%) RTP
8 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.77%) Power BI
2 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) JIRA
General
1 53 (46.90%) Finance
2 23 (20.35%) Legal
3 10 (8.85%) Banking
4 9 (7.96%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.19%) Law
6 2 (1.77%) Back Office
6 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Analyst
2 15 (13.27%) Security Engineer
3 14 (12.39%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.39%) Consultant
4 13 (11.50%) Security Consultant
5 12 (10.62%) Sales Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Automation Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Monitoring Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Operations Engineer
6 10 (8.85%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (7.08%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) IT Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) IT Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) SAP CO Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) SAP FI Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) SAP FI Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.85%) Sensu
2 4 (3.54%) SailPoint
3 3 (2.65%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) Management Information System
2 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.50%) Data Centre
4 12 (10.62%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (6.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.88%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Windows
2 14 (12.39%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.50%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Information Security
2 41 (36.28%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (26.55%) ITIL
4 26 (23.01%) Data Privacy
4 26 (23.01%) DevOps
5 18 (15.93%) Internal Audit
6 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (15.04%) Analytics
7 16 (14.16%) Change Management
7 16 (14.16%) Project Management
8 15 (13.27%) Product Management
9 14 (12.39%) Contract Negotiation
9 14 (12.39%) ERP
10 13 (11.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (10.62%) Business Analysis
11 12 (10.62%) IT Audit
11 12 (10.62%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (9.73%) Collaborative Working
12 11 (9.73%) OWASP
13 10 (8.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.19%) Python
4 3 (2.65%) Java
4 3 (2.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (31.86%) CISSP
2 27 (23.89%) CISA
3 22 (19.47%) CISM
4 13 (11.50%) Degree
5 11 (9.73%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (7.96%) Master's Degree
7 6 (5.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 6 (5.31%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (5.31%) CREST Certified
8 5 (4.42%) CCNA
9 4 (3.54%) CISMP
9 4 (3.54%) CRISC
10 2 (1.77%) CEH
10 2 (1.77%) SSCP
11 1 (0.88%) ACCA
11 1 (0.88%) CASP
11 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.88%) GSEC
11 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (33.63%) GDPR
2 31 (27.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (27.43%) NIST
3 22 (19.47%) COBIT
4 15 (13.27%) PCI DSS
5 11 (9.73%) FISMA
5 11 (9.73%) HIPAA
5 11 (9.73%) ITGC
6 7 (6.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (6.19%) NCSC
7 6 (5.31%) Solvency II
8 4 (3.54%) Data Quality
9 3 (2.65%) SLA
10 1 (0.88%) Basel III
10 1 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) Automic
1 10 (8.85%) Grafana
1 10 (8.85%) Nagios
1 10 (8.85%) SCOM
2 7 (6.19%) Ansible
2 7 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (15.93%) SAP
2 14 (12.39%) VMware
3 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.50%) ServiceNow
4 11 (9.73%) CA
5 10 (8.85%) Citrix
5 10 (8.85%) Oracle
5 10 (8.85%) Splunk
6 5 (4.42%) Cadence
6 5 (4.42%) New Relic
7 4 (3.54%) AlienVault
7 4 (3.54%) Concur
7 4 (3.54%) Forcepoint
7 4 (3.54%) McAfee
7 4 (3.54%) Qualys
7 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.54%) Trustwave
7 4 (3.54%) Workday
8 3 (2.65%) OneTrust
8 3 (2.65%) Palo Alto