The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 65 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.17% 2.31% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.86% 19.48% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 2
Average salary £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
PCI DSS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
70 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.50% 11.85% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 69
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) CISSP
4 16 (53.33%) Python
4 16 (53.33%) IIS
4 16 (53.33%) Snort
4 16 (53.33%) Ruby
5 15 (50.00%) MySQL
5 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
6 13 (43.33%) Open Source
7 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
7 12 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 12 (40.00%) Apache
7 12 (40.00%) PHP
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) HTTP
9 8 (26.67%) Change Management
9 8 (26.67%) Firewall
9 8 (26.67%) COSO
9 8 (26.67%) COBIT
10 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (23.33%) VPN
10 7 (23.33%) SSL
11 6 (20.00%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
12 5 (16.67%) Shell Script

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (53.33%) IIS
2 12 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) HTTP
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) VPN
2 7 (23.33%) SSL
3 4 (13.33%) SSH
4 3 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (10.00%) IPsec
4 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Tester
1 10 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Security Tester
3 8 (26.67%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Security Specialist
6 4 (13.33%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Security Researcher
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Incident Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
8 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) DBA
8 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Debian
5 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) SIEM
5 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
6 3 (10.00%) Document Management
6 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Test Management
8 1 (3.33%) OWASP
8 1 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) ITSM
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Python
1 16 (53.33%) Ruby
2 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (40.00%) PHP
3 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) GCIA
3 4 (13.33%) GCIH
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) OSCP
5 2 (6.67%) OSCE
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) COBIT
1 8 (26.67%) COSO
2 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Symantec
3 4 (13.33%) McAfee
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Varonis
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago