SOC 2 Jobs in the North of England

System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2
England > North of England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England requiring SOC 2 skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited SOC 2 over the 6 months leading up to 12 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 367 395 469
Rank change year-on-year +28 +74 -75
Permanent jobs citing SOC 2 15 7 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.080% 0.050% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.64% 0.30% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
10th Percentile - £43,500 £43,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £49,750 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £58,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.45% +7.84%
75th Percentile £76,250 £115,625 £60,000
90th Percentile £83,250 £120,000 £61,500
England median annual salary £59,500 £77,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -23.23% +19.23% -7.14%

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North of England

SOC 2 falls under the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring quality assurance or compliance skills in the North of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,330 2,296 3,674
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 12.40% 16.32% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,108 1,855
10th Percentile £25,600 £28,250 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,313 £62,125
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -

SOC 2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing SOC 2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for SOC 2 in the North of England

SOC 2
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOC 2 in the North of England.

Salary trend for SOC 2 in the North of England

SOC 2
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOC 2 in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 July 2024.

Salary histogram for SOC 2 in the North of England

SOC 2
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 SOC 2 within the North of England region over the 6 months to 12 July 2024. 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
North West -1 13 £72,500 -29.27% 1
Yorkshire +37 2 £49,750 -14.22%
SOC 2
England

SOC 2
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Azure
1 7 (46.67%) SaaS
2 3 (20.00%) AWS
3 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Monitor
4 1 (6.67%) Cloudflare
4 1 (6.67%) Entra ID
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Operational Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Security Posture
2 4 (26.67%) Cyber Threat
2 4 (26.67%) Cyberattack
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Life Science
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) SIEM
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (33.33%) Compliance Management
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 5 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (26.67%) Data Security
4 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Remediation
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Response
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (13.33%) NCSC
6 1 (6.67%) GDPR
6 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
6 1 (6.67%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft