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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 63 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.99% 2.49% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.53% 24.14% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 2
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £62,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £80,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
PCI DSS
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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
57 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.39% 10.32% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 59
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) HTTP
3 15 (62.50%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) SSL
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
4 14 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (50.00%) IPsec
6 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 12 (50.00%) Ruby
6 12 (50.00%) HTTPS
6 12 (50.00%) Perl
6 12 (50.00%) Python
6 12 (50.00%) Snort
7 10 (41.67%) IIS
7 10 (41.67%) .NET
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) MySQL
8 9 (37.50%) ITIL
9 8 (33.33%) Change Management
9 8 (33.33%) COBIT
9 8 (33.33%) COSO
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
12 4 (16.67%) Cisco
12 4 (16.67%) Symantec

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (41.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) SSL
1 15 (62.50%) Firewall
1 15 (62.50%) HTTP
1 15 (62.50%) VPN
2 12 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 12 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (20.83%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Games
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Security Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PKI
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) Debian
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Document Management
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Test Management
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) ITSM
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.17%) Security Management
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Shell Script
2 12 (50.00%) Ruby
2 12 (50.00%) Perl
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) GCIA
4 3 (12.50%) GCIH
4 3 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) CEH
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) OSCP
5 2 (8.33%) OSCE
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) COBIT
2 8 (33.33%) COSO
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Symantec
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
1 4 (16.67%) Varonis
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
3 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk