Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 214 238
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.089% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.05% 0.88% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.86% +14.29%
10th Percentile £48,500 £40,000 £40,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £40,000 £75,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +5.26%

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 478 566 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.55% 10.96% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 308 347 541
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Glasgow -11 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh - 1 £67,500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) SMTP
1 2 (40.00%) SNMP
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) Telnet
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Compliance Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) BCP
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware