Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 311 336
Rank change year-on-year -33 +25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 30 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.01% 2.07% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 12
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,625 £37,500 £40,125
90th Percentile £66,000 £56,250 £59,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -0.90% +16.23%

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 the North West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1491 1400 1642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 11.37% 12.10% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1127 1306
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,150 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the North West over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. 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
Cheshire -11 14 £60,000 +26.32%
Lancashire +2 6 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Manchester -62 6 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Merseyside -9 2 £33,750 -35.71% 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 14 (46.67%) CISSP
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 13 (43.33%) CISM
3 9 (30.00%) CISA
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (30.00%) CRISC
4 8 (26.67%) Project Management
4 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
5 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) Data Security
7 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 5 (16.67%) IT Audit
8 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (13.33%) Master's Degree
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) Logistics
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) Ingres
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Advertising
4 3 (10.00%) Legal
5 2 (6.67%) Electronics
5 2 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (3.33%) Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Local Government
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (23.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Head of Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Digital
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Projects
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) iSeries
5 1 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Information Security
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 7 (23.33%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Data Security
5 5 (16.67%) IT Audit
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) ERP
6 4 (13.33%) Logistics
6 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.00%) Data Management
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CISSP
2 13 (43.33%) CISM
3 9 (30.00%) CISA
3 9 (30.00%) CRISC
4 7 (23.33%) Degree
5 4 (13.33%) Master's Degree
6 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (6.67%) PMP
6 2 (6.67%) SANS
7 1 (3.33%) ACCA
7 1 (3.33%) CIPFA
7 1 (3.33%) CNA
7 1 (3.33%) CNE
7 1 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (3.33%) MCP
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.33%) Novell Certification
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (3.33%) QiCA
7 1 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.33%) ISO 14001
3 4 (13.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (10.00%) COBIT
4 3 (10.00%) HIPAA
4 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (6.67%) GDPR
5 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (3.33%) BS25999
6 1 (3.33%) COSO
6 1 (3.33%) PMO
6 1 (3.33%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Sage
5 2 (6.67%) Avaya
5 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
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