Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > London
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 634 675 642
Rank change year-on-year +41 -33 +37
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 119 154 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.57% 1.70% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 85 105 148
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £32,250 £42,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £84,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £56,250 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.66% +2.61% +9.52%

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 7,573 9,071 8,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.97% 13.16% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,721 7,114 6,840
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,188 £35,750 £33,492
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.04%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 +32 27 £65,000 +8.33%
West London +21 9 £67,500 -10.00% 1
North London - 5 £62,500 -
South London - 2 £34,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 48 (40.34%) Finance
2 40 (33.61%) Information Security
3 39 (32.77%) PCI DSS
4 30 (25.21%) Degree
5 29 (24.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (23.53%) ITIL
7 27 (22.69%) IT Audit
8 25 (21.01%) Risk Management
8 25 (21.01%) Retail
9 24 (20.17%) COBIT
10 23 (19.33%) CISA
11 22 (18.49%) Regulatory Compliance
12 21 (17.65%) Business Continuity
13 20 (16.81%) CISSP
14 19 (15.97%) Project Management
15 18 (15.13%) GDPR
16 17 (14.29%) Windows
16 17 (14.29%) Service Management
17 16 (13.45%) Firewall
17 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (11.76%) Management Information System
18 14 (11.76%) Change Management
19 13 (10.92%) CISM
19 13 (10.92%) SAP
19 13 (10.92%) BCP
19 13 (10.92%) SIEM
19 13 (10.92%) Business Continuity Planning
20 12 (10.08%) Security Operations
20 12 (10.08%) Internal Audit
20 12 (10.08%) Analytics

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 2 (1.68%) Apache
1 2 (1.68%) IIS
1 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.52%) SAP FS
3 2 (1.68%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.84%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Power Platform
3 1 (0.84%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.45%) Firewall
2 8 (6.72%) SAN
3 6 (5.04%) Network Security
3 6 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (4.20%) DNS
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (2.52%) DHCP
5 3 (2.52%) LAN
5 3 (2.52%) SMTP
5 3 (2.52%) SSL
5 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.52%) VoIP
5 3 (2.52%) WAN
6 2 (1.68%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.68%) DMVPN
6 2 (1.68%) NX-OS
6 2 (1.68%) SCCP
6 2 (1.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) Blockchain
1 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.84%) Power BI
2 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (40.34%) Finance
2 25 (21.01%) Retail
3 12 (10.08%) Legal
4 11 (9.24%) Banking
5 10 (8.40%) Law
6 6 (5.04%) Back Office
7 5 (4.20%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.52%) Marketing
9 2 (1.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.84%) Advertising
10 1 (0.84%) French Language
10 1 (0.84%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.84%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Analyst
1 22 (18.49%) Consultant
2 18 (15.13%) Security Manager
3 16 (13.45%) Security Consultant
4 14 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 13 (10.92%) Auditor
5 13 (10.92%) Information Manager
5 13 (10.92%) Information Security Manager
5 13 (10.92%) IT Auditor
6 8 (6.72%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.72%) Security Specialist
7 7 (5.88%) Application Security Specialist
7 7 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (5.88%) IT Consultant
8 6 (5.04%) Administrator
8 6 (5.04%) Coordinator
9 5 (4.20%) IT Security Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) IT Security Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) LDAP
2 1 (0.84%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.20%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.52%) Robotics
6 3 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.84%) Fintech
8 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) User Experience
8 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (5.88%) Unix
2 7 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) Information Security
2 28 (23.53%) ITIL
3 27 (22.69%) IT Audit
4 25 (21.01%) Risk Management
5 22 (18.49%) Regulatory Compliance
6 21 (17.65%) Business Continuity
7 19 (15.97%) Project Management
8 17 (14.29%) Service Management
9 14 (11.76%) Change Management
10 13 (10.92%) BCP
10 13 (10.92%) Business Continuity Planning
10 13 (10.92%) SIEM
11 12 (10.08%) Analytics
11 12 (10.08%) Internal Audit
11 12 (10.08%) ITSM
11 12 (10.08%) Security Operations
12 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (9.24%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.88%) Java
2 4 (3.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (25.21%) Degree
2 23 (19.33%) CISA
3 20 (16.81%) CISSP
4 13 (10.92%) CISM
5 7 (5.88%) ACCA
5 7 (5.88%) CIMA
5 7 (5.88%) Master's Degree
5 7 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 7 (5.88%) PMP
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.20%) CGEIT
7 5 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (4.20%) CRISC
7 5 (4.20%) MBA
8 4 (3.36%) CCNA
9 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.68%) CCSA
10 2 (1.68%) CEH
10 2 (1.68%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (32.77%) PCI DSS
2 29 (24.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (20.17%) COBIT
4 18 (15.13%) GDPR
5 9 (7.56%) Basel II
5 9 (7.56%) HIPAA
5 9 (7.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 8 (6.72%) PA-DSS
6 8 (6.72%) SAS 70
7 7 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (5.04%) ISAE 3402
9 5 (4.20%) Solvency II
10 4 (3.36%) SLA
11 3 (2.52%) Basel III
11 3 (2.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (2.52%) IFRS
11 3 (2.52%) IFRS 9
12 2 (1.68%) COSO
13 1 (0.84%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (2.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (1.68%) Control-M
2 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.84%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (10.92%) SAP
2 9 (7.56%) VMware
3 8 (6.72%) WorldPay
4 7 (5.88%) Cisco
4 7 (5.88%) Citrix
5 6 (5.04%) Palo Alto
6 4 (3.36%) AlienVault
6 4 (3.36%) LogRhythm
6 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle
7 3 (2.52%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.52%) Juniper
7 3 (2.52%) McAfee
7 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.52%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.68%) BMC
8 2 (1.68%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.68%) F5
8 2 (1.68%) Meraki
8 2 (1.68%) Veeam