Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > North of England
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 308 401 445
Rank change year-on-year +93 +44 +1
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 23 51 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.19% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.62% 1.73% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 35
Median annual salary £62,500 £53,400 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.04% +6.80% -9.09%
10th Percentile £55,000 £42,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,562 £61,450
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +4.35%

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 North of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,420 2,952 2,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 12.02% 15.47% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,922 2,329
Median annual salary £45,000 £44,624 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the North of England.

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the North of England over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the North of England region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
North West +58 13 £62,500 +13.64%
North East +20 6 £60,000 -15.49%
Yorkshire +106 4 £65,000 +21.72%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 13 (56.52%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) CISM
2 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
3 10 (43.48%) CISA
4 9 (39.13%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (39.13%) NIST
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
5 6 (26.09%) SAP BW
5 6 (26.09%) SAP
5 6 (26.09%) SAP Security
5 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (21.74%) GDPR
6 5 (21.74%) PCI QSA
6 5 (21.74%) HIPAA
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Threat Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Big Data
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
9 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (8.70%) Security Auditing
9 2 (8.70%) Regulatory Compliance

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SAP BW
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) Security Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) SAP Security Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Compliance Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Governance Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Security Compliance Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) SAP Security
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) ISMS
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Security Auditing
5 2 (8.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) CISM
3 10 (43.48%) CISA
4 5 (21.74%) PCI QSA
5 2 (8.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (8.70%) CCSP
5 2 (8.70%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.35%) OSCP
6 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
3 9 (39.13%) NIST
4 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (21.74%) GDPR
5 5 (21.74%) HIPAA
6 2 (8.70%) COBIT
6 2 (8.70%) GLBA
6 2 (8.70%) NCSC
7 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle