Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 333 301
Rank change year-on-year -16 -32 +41
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 25 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.50% 1.63% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 32
North West median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +20.00% -14.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £79,625 £61,000 £54,975
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +4.17%

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 1664 1530 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.56% 12.24% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1176 1373
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 23 November 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 23 November 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
Manchester -20 13 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire -28 5 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Lancashire +8 4 £33,750 +12.50%
Merseyside +17 3 £33,750 -35.71% 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (56.00%) CISM
1 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (44.00%) CISSP
3 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (40.00%) CRISC
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) SAP
6 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) CISA
6 6 (24.00%) ISO 14001
6 6 (24.00%) Logistics
6 6 (24.00%) Master's Degree
7 5 (20.00%) ERP
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.00%) Sage
8 4 (16.00%) MS Access
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
8 4 (16.00%) Security Management
8 4 (16.00%) Data Management

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 (16.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (16.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) German Language
4 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (36.00%) Security Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Information Manager
3 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Compliance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) FMCG
5 1 (4.00%) iSeries
5 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (24.00%) Logistics
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Security Management
5 4 (16.00%) SIEM
6 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.00%) IT Audit
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 2 (8.00%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) CISM
2 11 (44.00%) CISSP
3 10 (40.00%) CRISC
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) CISA
5 6 (24.00%) Master's Degree
6 2 (8.00%) SANS
7 1 (4.00%) ACCA
7 1 (4.00%) CIPFA
7 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) ISO 14001
2 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (16.00%) COBIT
3 4 (16.00%) GDPR
3 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.00%) COSO
4 2 (8.00%) HIPAA
4 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (4.00%) ISO 22301
5 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Sage
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.00%) Imperva
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Siebel
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) VMware