Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 281 299 366
Rank change year-on-year +18 +67 -26
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 17 47 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.45% 0.055%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.80% 3.07% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 5
North West median annual salary £57,500 £48,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.79% -33.79% +28.89%
10th Percentile £50,000 £24,750 £30,550
90th Percentile £130,000 £73,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 947 1,533 1,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.16% 14.76% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 699 1,179 1,214
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 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
Manchester +26 8 £55,000 +20.22% 1
Cheshire +14 7 £60,000 +135.29%
Merseyside -3 2 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) COBIT
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) Unix
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) CISSP
6 7 (41.18%) HPUX
6 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) Operations Management
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (41.18%) IP Telephony
6 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (41.18%) GDPR
6 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (35.29%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (35.29%) Service Management
8 5 (29.41%) CISA
8 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
8 5 (29.41%) NIST
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Information Security
10 3 (17.65%) CISM

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) HFM
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco IPT
1 7 (41.18%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (41.18%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) IT Manager
1 7 (41.18%) IT Operations Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Operations Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 3 (17.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) HPUX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
2 7 (41.18%) Operations Management
2 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (35.29%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
6 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Project Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
7 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) CISA
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CRISC
4 2 (11.76%) PMP
5 1 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (58.82%) COBIT
3 7 (41.18%) GDPR
4 5 (29.41%) NIST
4 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (11.76%) ITGC
6 1 (5.88%) Basel II
6 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
6 1 (5.88%) NCSC
6 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.88%) Imperva
4 1 (5.88%) Incapsula
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) WorldPay