Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 674 647 593
Rank change year-on-year -27 -54 +91
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 118 199 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.38% 2.01% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 88 133 222
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £30,750 £45,000 £40,575
90th Percentile £94,125 £83,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +10.00%

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 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 8,535 9,903 9,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 12.87% 13.41% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6,503 7,317 7,905
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +16 34 £65,000 +4.00% 3
West London +17 3 £75,000 +20.00% 3
North London - 3 £62,500 - 1
South London -8 2 £31,500 +14.55%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 50 (42.37%) Information Security
2 48 (40.68%) Finance
3 33 (27.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (26.27%) Degree
5 30 (25.42%) CISSP
6 26 (22.03%) Security Architecture
7 25 (21.19%) SAS 70
8 24 (20.34%) PCI DSS
9 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (19.49%) DNS
10 22 (18.64%) Regulatory Compliance
11 21 (17.80%) Perl
11 21 (17.80%) Python
11 21 (17.80%) Firewall
11 21 (17.80%) Computer Science
12 20 (16.95%) LAN
12 20 (16.95%) WAN
13 18 (15.25%) SMTP
13 18 (15.25%) SSL
13 18 (15.25%) C
13 18 (15.25%) GIAC
13 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
14 17 (14.41%) Splunk
14 17 (14.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 16 (13.56%) Network Packet Analysis
15 16 (13.56%) GDPR
15 16 (13.56%) Task Automation
15 16 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
15 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection

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 3 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.69%) Apache
2 2 (1.69%) IIS
2 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.69%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) SaaS
4 5 (4.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.49%) DNS
2 21 (17.80%) Firewall
3 20 (16.95%) LAN
3 20 (16.95%) WAN
4 18 (15.25%) SMTP
4 18 (15.25%) SSL
5 16 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (13.56%) Wireless
6 8 (6.78%) Network Security
7 5 (4.24%) SAN
7 5 (4.24%) VoIP
7 5 (4.24%) VPN
8 4 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.69%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.69%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.69%) DMVPN
9 2 (1.69%) NX-OS
9 2 (1.69%) SSH
9 2 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.24%) GitLab
1 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.24%) Subversion
2 2 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 48 (40.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
2 6 (5.08%) Financial Institution
2 6 (5.08%) Legal
3 3 (2.54%) Law
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Local Government
4 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.69%) Retail
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Security Specialist
2 10 (8.47%) Data Governance Analyst
2 10 (8.47%) Data Governance Manager
2 10 (8.47%) Data Manager
2 10 (8.47%) Governance Manager
3 9 (7.63%) Navision Support
4 8 (6.78%) Administrator
4 8 (6.78%) Application Security Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Applications Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Compliance Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Information Security Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Information Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 8 (6.78%) Senior Security Specialist
5 7 (5.93%) Analyst
5 7 (5.93%) IT Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Security Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Consultant
6 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) .NET
2 2 (1.69%) OLE
3 1 (0.85%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.63%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.24%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.54%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.69%) Pharmacovigilance
6 2 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Unix
2 8 (6.78%) Windows
3 5 (4.24%) CentOS
3 5 (4.24%) Debian
3 5 (4.24%) Linux
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.37%) Information Security
2 26 (22.03%) Security Architecture
3 22 (18.64%) Regulatory Compliance
4 21 (17.80%) Computer Science
5 17 (14.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 16 (13.56%) Network Packet Analysis
6 16 (13.56%) Task Automation
7 15 (12.71%) DevOps
7 15 (12.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.02%) Change Management
8 13 (11.02%) Data Protection
8 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (10.17%) Business Continuity
9 12 (10.17%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.32%) Data Security
10 11 (9.32%) Security Operations
11 10 (8.47%) Data Governance
11 10 (8.47%) IT Audit
11 10 (8.47%) Line Management
12 9 (7.63%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.80%) Perl
1 21 (17.80%) Python
2 18 (15.25%) C
2 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
3 16 (13.56%) VBScript
4 8 (6.78%) Java
5 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.39%) SQL
7 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (26.27%) Degree
2 30 (25.42%) CISSP
3 18 (15.25%) GIAC
4 16 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (7.63%) CISA
6 7 (5.93%) CISM
7 5 (4.24%) AWS Certification
7 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.39%) CIMA
8 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.54%) ACCA
9 3 (2.54%) CRISC
9 3 (2.54%) ISACA
9 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (1.69%) AAT
10 2 (1.69%) CCIE Security
10 2 (1.69%) CISMP
10 2 (1.69%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (27.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (21.19%) SAS 70
3 24 (20.34%) PCI DSS
4 16 (13.56%) GDPR
5 14 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 12 (10.17%) Solvency II
7 10 (8.47%) Data Quality
8 9 (7.63%) COBIT
8 9 (7.63%) PA-DSS
9 8 (6.78%) NIST 800
9 8 (6.78%) SSAE 16
10 5 (4.24%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (2.54%) HIPAA
12 2 (1.69%) Basel II
12 2 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (1.69%) QA
12 2 (1.69%) SLA
13 1 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Ansible
1 5 (4.24%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (4.24%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.24%) Terraform
2 3 (2.54%) Nagios
2 3 (2.54%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.69%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Core Impact
4 1 (0.85%) Nessus
4 1 (0.85%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.85%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (14.41%) Splunk
2 9 (7.63%) WorldPay
3 8 (6.78%) Oracle
4 5 (4.24%) Cognos
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.39%) Cisco
5 4 (3.39%) Citrix
5 4 (3.39%) F5
6 3 (2.54%) AlienVault
6 3 (2.54%) LogRhythm
6 3 (2.54%) McAfee
6 3 (2.54%) Symantec
6 3 (2.54%) VMware
7 2 (1.69%) Juniper
7 2 (1.69%) Meraki
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.69%) SAP
7 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.69%) Workday