The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / West Midlands
Rank 207 215 201
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.86% 3.54% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 9
Median salary £61,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.42% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 697 762 585
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.76% 12.41% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 521 581 473
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,901 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +13 2 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Birmingham +5 2 £61,000 - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) GxP
2 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) CISSP
4 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 4 (22.22%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 3 (16.67%) SAP CAR
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Retail
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) SAP MM
6 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Data Security
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) CISM
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) Unix

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 3 (16.67%) SAP CAR
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Retail
3 2 (11.11%) SAP MM
3 2 (11.11%) SAP POS DM
4 1 (5.56%) SAP APO
4 1 (5.56%) SAP LE
4 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Support
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) SAP P2P Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Information Security
2 7 (38.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 3 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (11.11%) Data Security
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.11%) IT Governance
6 2 (11.11%) Order to Cash
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) GCIA
2 2 (11.11%) GCIH
2 2 (11.11%) PCI QSA
2 2 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) GxP
2 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) FireEye
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
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