Period
to 23 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 291 192 310
Rank change year-on-year -99 +118 +8
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 45 14 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.42% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.59% 2.39% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 27
10th Percentile " £39,250 £30,650
25th Percentile £23,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £70,625
90th Percentile " £65,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -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 the Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,735 585 1,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.34% 14.43% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 461 1,344
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,150
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.41%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £54,299
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
West Midlands -75 35 £65,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands -77 8 £24,000 -52.00% 3
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 28 (62.22%) ERP
2 26 (57.78%) JD Edwards
3 20 (44.44%) Finance
4 18 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (37.78%) Social Skills
6 16 (35.56%) AS400
6 16 (35.56%) iSeries
7 15 (33.33%) SaaS
7 15 (33.33%) Order to Cash
8 14 (31.11%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (31.11%) Data Structures
8 14 (31.11%) Software Testing
8 14 (31.11%) NetSuite
8 14 (31.11%) Publishing
8 14 (31.11%) LANSA
8 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (28.89%) Windows
9 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
9 13 (28.89%) Degree
10 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 12 (26.67%) Veeam
10 12 (26.67%) Network Management
10 12 (26.67%) Acronis
10 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
10 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) Active Directory

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) SaaS
2 12 (26.67%) Power Platform
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.67%) AWS
3 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) DHCP
1 12 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
3 12 (26.67%) Power BI
4 4 (8.89%) Metadata
5 3 (6.67%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Social Skills
3 14 (31.11%) Publishing
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) IT Support
1 12 (26.67%) IT Support Technician
1 12 (26.67%) IT Technician
1 12 (26.67%) Support Technician
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) NetSuite Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) NetSuite Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Compliance Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Information Assurance Leader
6 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.89%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Governance Manager
7 3 (6.67%) IT Governance Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Project Governance Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) EDI
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) AS400
1 16 (35.56%) iSeries
2 14 (31.11%) Data Structures
2 14 (31.11%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (26.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.22%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows 10
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) ERP
2 18 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 17 (37.78%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (33.33%) Order to Cash
5 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (31.11%) Software Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Network Management
7 8 (17.78%) Internal Audit
8 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.56%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (11.11%) Decision-Making
9 5 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
10 4 (8.89%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Information Assurance
10 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (8.89%) Project Delivery
10 4 (8.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (6.67%) Change Management
11 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Java
1 2 (4.44%) Python
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) CISM
2 6 (13.33%) CISSP
3 5 (11.11%) CISA
4 4 (8.89%) CASP
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CRISC
6 1 (2.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.33%) NIST
3 4 (8.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (8.89%) NCSC
4 3 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (4.44%) COBIT
5 2 (4.44%) GDPR
5 2 (4.44%) GRC
5 2 (4.44%) IFRS
6 1 (2.22%) IFRS 9
6 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) JD Edwards
2 14 (31.11%) LANSA
3 12 (26.67%) Acronis
3 12 (26.67%) MAPICS
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Veeam
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Ab Initio
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Teradata
6 1 (2.22%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) UiPath