Period
to 29 February 2020

The median annual salary for a SOX Compliance Analyst was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Analyst
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1007 1116 1205
Rank change year-on-year +109 +89 -
Permanent jobs requiring a SOX Compliance Analyst 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
UK median annual salary £62,500 £22,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +177.78% -55.00% -
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £22,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +177.78% -55.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 116,647 145,045 169,813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 95.94% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93,434 116,144 139,441
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SOX Compliance Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SOX Compliance Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SOX Compliance Analyst in the UK

SOX Compliance Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOX Compliance Analyst.

Salary trend for SOX Compliance Analyst in the UK

SOX Compliance Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOX Compliance Analyst over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SOX Compliance Analyst in the UK

SOX Compliance Analyst
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOX Compliance Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 29 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
UK excluding London +116 2 £62,500 +177.78%
England +105 2 £62,500 +177.78%
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
South East - 1 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

SOX Compliance Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, SOX Compliance Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SOX Compliance Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ACCA
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

SOX Compliance Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ACCA
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley