Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > London
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 660 429 650
Rank change year-on-year -231 +221 +66
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 65 62 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.91% 2.46% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 76
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,625 £47,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.93% -10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £69,000 £86,563
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% -12.00% +4.17%

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 7,180 2,518 7,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.70% 11.84% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4,461 2,033 5,677
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.56% +1.67%
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in London over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

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 16 September 2021. 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 -69 4 £75,000 +54.64% 3
West London -76 2 £50,000 -24.24%
South London - 1 - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, 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 29 (44.62%) Information Security
2 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (33.85%) Windows
4 21 (32.31%) GDPR
5 19 (29.23%) Azure
6 17 (26.15%) Identity Access Management
6 17 (26.15%) ITGC
7 16 (24.62%) Privileged Access Management
7 16 (24.62%) DNS
8 15 (23.08%) DHCP
8 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
9 14 (21.54%) Management Information System
9 14 (21.54%) Finance
10 13 (20.00%) CISSP
10 13 (20.00%) Change Management
11 12 (18.46%) Risk Management
11 12 (18.46%) SaaS
11 12 (18.46%) PCI DSS
12 11 (16.92%) AWS
12 11 (16.92%) Identity Management
12 11 (16.92%) Data Security
12 11 (16.92%) Project Management
12 11 (16.92%) Collaborative Working
12 11 (16.92%) Social Skills
13 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (15.38%) Degree
13 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (13.85%) COBIT

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 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Cloudability
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.54%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Azure
2 12 (18.46%) SaaS
3 11 (16.92%) AWS
4 7 (10.77%) PaaS
5 6 (9.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (6.15%) Octopai
7 3 (4.62%) IaaS
8 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.08%) GCP
8 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.62%) DNS
2 15 (23.08%) DHCP
3 7 (10.77%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) Network Security
5 5 (7.69%) VPN
6 4 (6.15%) WAN
7 2 (3.08%) HTTP
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.54%) SSL
8 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) AppScan
2 1 (1.54%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Social Skills
3 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (13.85%) Influencing Skills
5 4 (6.15%) Banking
6 3 (4.62%) Legal
7 2 (3.08%) Billing
7 2 (3.08%) International Banking
7 2 (3.08%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.08%) Retail
8 1 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.54%) French Language
8 1 (1.54%) Games
8 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.54%) Marketing
8 1 (1.54%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Analyst
2 9 (13.85%) Consultant
2 9 (13.85%) Engineering Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Technology Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Audit Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) IT Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Data Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Data Governance Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Governance Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Information Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.15%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) COM
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) J2EE
2 1 (1.54%) JSP
2 1 (1.54%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) REST
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) Reinsurance
3 4 (6.15%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.54%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.54%) Equities
4 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.31%) Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (3.08%) CentOS
5 2 (3.08%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) SUSE
5 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Information Security
2 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) Identity Access Management
4 16 (24.62%) Privileged Access Management
5 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (20.00%) Change Management
7 12 (18.46%) Risk Management
8 11 (16.92%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (16.92%) Data Security
8 11 (16.92%) Identity Management
8 11 (16.92%) Project Management
9 10 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.85%) Business Case
10 9 (13.85%) IT Audit
10 9 (13.85%) Security Operations
11 8 (12.31%) Internal Audit
11 8 (12.31%) SIEM
12 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (10.77%) Project Delivery
12 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) Python
3 3 (4.62%) C
4 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.08%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) Perl
5 1 (1.54%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) CISSP
2 10 (15.38%) Degree
3 7 (10.77%) OSCP
4 6 (9.23%) CEH
4 6 (9.23%) CISA
5 4 (6.15%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (6.15%) CRISC
6 3 (4.62%) CGEIT
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.62%) CSSLP
6 3 (4.62%) ISSAP
7 2 (3.08%) CISM
8 1 (1.54%) ACCA
8 1 (1.54%) CIMA
8 1 (1.54%) GCIA
8 1 (1.54%) GCIH
8 1 (1.54%) GSNA
8 1 (1.54%) IRCA
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.31%) GDPR
2 17 (26.15%) ITGC
3 12 (18.46%) PCI DSS
4 9 (13.85%) COBIT
4 9 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (12.31%) GRC
6 6 (9.23%) NIST
7 5 (7.69%) GLBA
8 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
9 3 (4.62%) HIPAA
9 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (3.08%) PMO
10 2 (3.08%) SSAE 16
11 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (1.54%) FedRAMP
11 1 (1.54%) IFRS
11 1 (1.54%) ISO 22301
11 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
11 1 (1.54%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Docker
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) LXC
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 3 (4.62%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.08%) Control-M
3 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Terraform
4 1 (1.54%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.54%) Mesos
4 1 (1.54%) Nessus
4 1 (1.54%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.54%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Okta
2 6 (9.23%) Splunk
3 4 (6.15%) Informatica
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 3 (4.62%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.08%) BMC
5 2 (3.08%) Hitachi
5 2 (3.08%) Qualys
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.54%) BT
6 1 (1.54%) Cylance
6 1 (1.54%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.54%) McAfee
6 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.54%) VMware