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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 11 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 719 611 280
Rank change year-on-year -108 -331 +54
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 162 29 26
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.21% 0.071% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.32% 0.54% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 86 27 20
10th Percentile £37,250 £43,500 £51,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £49,375 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £54,000 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year +20.37% -15.29% -36.25%
75th Percentile £87,250 £66,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £78,500 £82,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.09% -0.91% -12.00%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,258 5,402 941
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 16.16% 13.26% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6,470 3,624 762
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +5.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Sarbanes-Oxley trend for jobs with a WFH option

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Sarbanes-Oxley.

Sarbanes-Oxley salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Sarbanes-Oxley salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, Sarbanes-Oxley job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 94 (58.02%) Finance
2 60 (37.04%) Social Skills
3 52 (32.10%) ITIL
3 52 (32.10%) Agile
4 40 (24.69%) CISSP
5 35 (21.60%) Firewall
6 34 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (19.75%) DevOps
8 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
9 30 (18.52%) Legal
10 29 (17.90%) Azure
10 29 (17.90%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (17.28%) ERP
12 27 (16.67%) Internet
13 26 (16.05%) GDPR
14 25 (15.43%) SOC 2
14 25 (15.43%) Information Security
14 25 (15.43%) CISM
14 25 (15.43%) SaaS
15 24 (14.81%) CISA
15 24 (14.81%) WAN
16 23 (14.20%) Citrix
16 23 (14.20%) Migration
16 23 (14.20%) Azure Logic Apps
16 23 (14.20%) NIST
16 23 (14.20%) Dynamics 365
17 22 (13.58%) Matrix Organization
18 21 (12.96%) ITGC

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.90%) Azure
2 25 (15.43%) SaaS
3 23 (14.20%) Azure Logic Apps
3 23 (14.20%) Dynamics 365
4 21 (12.96%) Azure Event Grid
4 21 (12.96%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (12.96%) PaaS
4 21 (12.96%) Power Platform
5 18 (11.11%) AWS
6 5 (3.09%) GCP
7 3 (1.85%) IaaS
7 3 (1.85%) Snowflake
8 2 (1.23%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.60%) Firewall
2 27 (16.67%) Internet
3 24 (14.81%) WAN
4 21 (12.96%) LAN
4 21 (12.96%) VoIP
4 21 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (12.35%) Wireless
6 18 (11.11%) MPLS
7 5 (3.09%) Network Security
7 5 (3.09%) VPN
8 4 (2.47%) Broadband
8 4 (2.47%) DNS
9 3 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.85%) SSL
9 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.23%) HTTP
10 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.23%) IPsec
10 2 (1.23%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.23%) NNTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) Tableau
2 3 (1.85%) Big Data
2 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) ERwin
General
1 94 (58.02%) Finance
2 60 (37.04%) Social Skills
3 34 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (18.52%) Legal
5 21 (12.96%) Influencing Skills
6 15 (9.26%) Banking
7 11 (6.79%) Games
8 10 (6.17%) Law
9 8 (4.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (4.32%) Marketing
10 7 (4.32%) Publishing
11 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (1.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (19.75%) Analyst
2 19 (11.73%) Architect
3 18 (11.11%) Network Manager
3 18 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
4 17 (10.49%) IT Analyst
5 16 (9.88%) Technical Manager
6 15 (9.26%) Product Manager
6 15 (9.26%) Technical Product Manager
7 11 (6.79%) Information Architect
8 10 (6.17%) Data Architect
8 10 (6.17%) IT Manager
8 10 (6.17%) Risk Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) IT Risk Analyst
9 9 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
9 9 (5.56%) Security Architect
10 7 (4.32%) Compliance Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) IT Compliance Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) Security Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Applications Support Specialist
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) Middleware
1 1 (0.62%) OAuth
1 1 (0.62%) SAML
1 1 (0.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.26%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (4.94%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.32%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.09%) PKI
8 4 (2.47%) Social Media
9 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.85%) FMCG
9 3 (1.85%) TM Forum
10 2 (1.23%) CSOC
10 2 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.62%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.62%) Clustering
11 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.62%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.35%) Windows
2 8 (4.94%) Linux
3 7 (4.32%) Unix
3 7 (4.32%) zOS
4 2 (1.23%) AIX
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.10%) Agile
1 52 (32.10%) ITIL
2 34 (20.99%) Problem-Solving
3 32 (19.75%) DevOps
4 29 (17.90%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (17.28%) ERP
6 25 (15.43%) Information Security
7 23 (14.20%) Migration
8 22 (13.58%) Matrix Organization
9 21 (12.96%) Capacity Management
9 21 (12.96%) Change Management
10 20 (12.35%) Analytics
11 19 (11.73%) Risk Analysis
12 16 (9.88%) Risk Management
13 15 (9.26%) CRM
13 15 (9.26%) Process Management
13 15 (9.26%) Risk Register
13 15 (9.26%) Security Architecture
13 15 (9.26%) SIEM
14 14 (8.64%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.47%) SQL
2 3 (1.85%) Java
2 3 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (0.62%) C
3 1 (0.62%) JCL
3 1 (0.62%) REXX
Qualifications
1 40 (24.69%) CISSP
2 25 (15.43%) CISM
3 24 (14.81%) CISA
4 18 (11.11%) CCNA
4 18 (11.11%) CCNP
4 18 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.56%) Degree
6 6 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.09%) CEH
8 4 (2.47%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (2.47%) ISACA
8 4 (2.47%) SANS
9 3 (1.85%) CSSLP
9 3 (1.85%) GIAC
10 2 (1.23%) CCSK
11 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.62%) OSCP
11 1 (0.62%) PMP
11 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (16.05%) GDPR
3 25 (15.43%) SOC 2
4 23 (14.20%) NIST
5 21 (12.96%) ITGC
5 21 (12.96%) SLA
6 20 (12.35%) COBIT
6 20 (12.35%) PCI DSS
7 15 (9.26%) COSO
7 15 (9.26%) SOC 1
8 10 (6.17%) Data Quality
8 10 (6.17%) HIPAA
9 7 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (3.09%) GAMP
11 4 (2.47%) SSAE 16
12 3 (1.85%) GLBA
13 1 (0.62%) GRC
13 1 (0.62%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.62%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 16 (9.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.09%) RACF
3 5 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.47%) ACF2
5 2 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) EnCase
3 2 (1.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) zSecure
Vendors
1 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.20%) Citrix
3 21 (12.96%) Cisco
4 18 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 10 (6.17%) Funding Circle
5 10 (6.17%) VMware
6 6 (3.70%) SAP
7 5 (3.09%) Workday
8 4 (2.47%) CrowdStrike
8 4 (2.47%) FireEye
8 4 (2.47%) Symantec
9 3 (1.85%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.85%) F5
9 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.85%) SnapLogic
9 3 (1.85%) Sparx
9 3 (1.85%) Talend
10 2 (1.23%) Qualys
10 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow