Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for SOC 2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOC 2 over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SOC 2 1 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.076% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £53,750 - -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 - -
75th Percentile £61,250 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median annual salary £66,250 £74,300 £75,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% -0.93% +22.95%

SOC 2 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 North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 271 115 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.58% 12.41% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 207 95 149
10th Percentile £22,650 £28,850 £30,750
25th Percentile £28,250 £32,500 £34,802
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £38,500 £41,500 £40,177
Median % change year-on-year -7.23% +3.29% +0.44%
75th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £64,500 £57,275
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

SOC 2
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOC 2 within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear - 1 £57,500 - 1
SOC 2
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing SOC 2 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 North East region with a requirement for SOC 2.

1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills

SOC 2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft