The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 74 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.74% 1.56% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.02% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 0
Median salary £53,750 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
PCI DSS
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
94 153 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.21% 14.01% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 80 123 92
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £32,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +19 15 £47,500 -17.39%
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 27 (71.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (47.37%) Presales
4 16 (42.11%) Data Security
5 14 (36.84%) CISA
5 14 (36.84%) CISM
5 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) CISSP
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 13 (34.21%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
8 11 (28.95%) Firewall
9 10 (26.32%) Change Management
9 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (26.32%) MS Office
9 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.68%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
10 9 (23.68%) Information Governance
10 9 (23.68%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (23.68%) PCI QSA
11 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
11 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (15.79%) DevOps
12 6 (15.79%) Time Management
12 6 (15.79%) Kanban
12 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
12 6 (15.79%) COBIT
12 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
12 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Consultant
2 10 (26.32%) Security Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Compliance Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Development Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Officer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Officer
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 2 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.26%) AS400
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) OS/400
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) Presales
3 16 (42.11%) Data Security
4 13 (34.21%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
6 10 (26.32%) Change Management
6 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (23.68%) Information Governance
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.42%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) DevOps
9 6 (15.79%) ETL
9 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
9 6 (15.79%) Kanban
9 6 (15.79%) OO
9 6 (15.79%) SOA
9 6 (15.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) CISA
1 14 (36.84%) CISM
1 14 (36.84%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) PCI QSA
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (71.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) COBIT
3 3 (7.89%) ISO27005
4 2 (5.26%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 3 (7.89%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.26%) F5
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Intel