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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 47 59 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +21
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 20 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.32% 3.37% 1.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.40% 25.00% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 10
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,650 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £76,950
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%

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
73 104 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.13% 13.47% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 94 119
Median salary £50,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Bedford +4 7 £55,000 +4.26%
Luton +1 6 £56,750 +8.09%
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 18 (51.43%) SAN
2 15 (42.86%) ITIL
3 14 (40.00%) IBM
4 13 (37.14%) Performance Management
5 11 (31.43%) High Availability
6 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (28.57%) EMC
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco
6 10 (28.57%) Flash
6 10 (28.57%) Data Management
6 10 (28.57%) Brocade
7 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) FCoE
8 8 (22.86%) Unix
9 7 (20.00%) DevOps
9 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (17.14%) AIX
10 6 (17.14%) Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Retail
10 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
11 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.29%) Change Management
11 5 (14.29%) OO
11 5 (14.29%) Java
11 5 (14.29%) .NET
11 5 (14.29%) J2EE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) FCoE
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Data Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Management Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Payments Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) SAN Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) SAN Storage Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) EMC Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) IBM Storage Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Flash
2 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (11.43%) LPAR
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) HACMP
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Unix
2 6 (17.14%) AIX
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) OS/400
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Performance Management
3 11 (31.43%) High Availability
4 10 (28.57%) Data Management
5 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.00%) DevOps
6 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 5 (14.29%) Change Management
8 5 (14.29%) ETL
8 5 (14.29%) Kanban
8 5 (14.29%) OO
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (14.29%) SOA
8 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) COBIT
1 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) PowerHA
2 3 (8.57%) SRDF
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.71%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.86%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) IBM
2 10 (28.57%) Brocade
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco
2 10 (28.57%) EMC
3 5 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.43%) Veeam
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) FalconStor
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) LANDesk