Period
to 20 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 332 304
Rank change year-on-year -20 -28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 14 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.85% 1.54% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 33
North West median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,275 £48,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -

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 West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,644 1,493 1,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.00% 12.11% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,217 1,169 1,282
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +0.63% -0.63%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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
Manchester -9 8 £53,750 -6.52%
Cheshire -40 4 £80,000 +52.38%
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 9 (64.29%) CISSP
1 9 (64.29%) CISM
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) CRISC
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) GDPR
5 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (21.43%) COBIT
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Advertising
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Logistics
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001

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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
1 1 (7.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Information Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 2 (14.29%) ISMS
4 2 (14.29%) IT Audit
4 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISM
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) CRISC
3 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (21.43%) COBIT
2 3 (21.43%) GDPR
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (14.29%) COSO
3 2 (14.29%) HIPAA
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (7.14%) ISO 22301
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) CyberArk
2 1 (7.14%) Imperva
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) Siebel
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk