Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 296 313
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 14 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.05% 2.50% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 12
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.09% +22.22% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £21,625
90th Percentile £49,250 £75,000 £67,100
England median annual salary £62,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.18% +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 West Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1333 1642 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.20% 14.52% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1075 1141
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,800 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £67,500 £62,500
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 West Midlands

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Coventry +9 5 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Birmingham +7 5 - - 2
Staffordshire +8 4 £32,500 -27.78%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) C
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) CCNP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) CCSA
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring 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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) IT Security Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
5 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Scorecard
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CISSP
2 5 (35.71%) CISM
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCSA
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CISA
6 1 (7.14%) CNE
6 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Novell Certification
6 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
6 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
3 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee