The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 174 183
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% 0.088% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.72% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 444 415 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.28% 12.12% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 364 354 380
Median salary £37,700 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.22% +19.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (50.00%) PLM
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (50.00%) Workflow
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Games
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle ASCP
2 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle iSupplier
3 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle iSupplier
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (25.00%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
3 5 (31.25%) Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Security Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Security Consultant
4 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Change Management
1 8 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
1 8 (50.00%) PLM
1 8 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Security
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) CLAS
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
2 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) VMware