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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 77 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 17 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.43% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.50% 1.21% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £25,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+115.68% -63.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
179 165 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.05% 15.96% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 149 143 102
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +1 7 £65,000 +154.90%
Luton - 6 £45,000 - 1
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (41.18%) HP
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
2 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 6 (35.29%) SIEM
2 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) WSUS
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) PCI QSA
6 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) MCP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows
7 1 (5.88%) MCSE
7 1 (5.88%) MCSA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Test Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Advisor
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Risk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) SIEM
2 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) BCP
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PCI QSA
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
2 1 (5.88%) CCA
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) MCTS
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) NFS
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) XenServer
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) HP
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.88%) VocaLink
Luton, Bedfordshire
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