The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 178 139 172
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +33
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 40 88 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 1.48% 0.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.33% 10.21% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
632 862 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.23% 14.52% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 512 570 454
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.92%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Slough -12 17 £46,500 -15.45%
Maidenhead +19 12 £47,500 -32.14%
Reading -28 5 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Newbury -6 4 £65,000 -7.14%
Bracknell +21 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 57 (59.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (52.08%) Information Security
3 45 (46.88%) Firewall
4 44 (45.83%) CISSP
5 39 (40.63%) Windows
6 36 (37.50%) Linux
7 27 (28.13%) Management Information System
8 24 (25.00%) Finance
9 20 (20.83%) Risk Management
10 19 (19.79%) Cisco
10 19 (19.79%) Security Architecture
10 19 (19.79%) Cyber Security
11 18 (18.75%) SIEM
11 18 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 18 (18.75%) SQL
12 17 (17.71%) Perl
12 17 (17.71%) UNIX
12 17 (17.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (17.71%) BCP
12 17 (17.71%) Banking
12 17 (17.71%) Security Management
13 16 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 16 (16.67%) Python
13 16 (16.67%) PHP
13 16 (16.67%) Ruby
14 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
15 14 (14.58%) Project Management
15 14 (14.58%) CISM

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 5 (5.21%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
1 1 (1.04%) IaaS
1 1 (1.04%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.88%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 12 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (11.46%) Network Security
4 11 (11.46%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (10.42%) FCoE
5 10 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (10.42%) Ethernet
5 10 (10.42%) SAN
6 5 (5.21%) Internet
7 3 (3.13%) Broadband
8 2 (2.08%) SSL
8 2 (2.08%) VPN
9 1 (1.04%) DNS
9 1 (1.04%) HTTP
9 1 (1.04%) OSPF
9 1 (1.04%) BGP
9 1 (1.04%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.04%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.04%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Banking
3 16 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.33%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Law
6 3 (3.13%) Retail
7 2 (2.08%) Advertising
7 2 (2.08%) Military
8 1 (1.04%) Marketing
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Consultant
2 19 (19.79%) Security Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Security Manager
3 15 (15.63%) Security Consultant
4 13 (13.54%) Information Manager
5 12 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
6 9 (9.38%) Security Specialist
6 9 (9.38%) Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 8 (8.33%) Security Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Security Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Security Advisor
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Security Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 5 (5.21%) ODBC
3 3 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) Spring
4 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.04%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.04%) HTML
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.42%) e-Health
3 10 (10.42%) FlexPod
4 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (7.29%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (5.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Windows
2 36 (37.50%) Linux
3 17 (17.71%) UNIX
4 10 (10.42%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) Information Security
2 20 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 19 (19.79%) Security Architecture
3 19 (19.79%) Cyber Security
4 18 (18.75%) SIEM
4 18 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (17.71%) BCP
5 17 (17.71%) Security Management
6 14 (14.58%) Project Management
6 14 (14.58%) ITIL
7 13 (13.54%) Service Management
7 13 (13.54%) Information Security Management
7 13 (13.54%) Incident Management
8 12 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
9 11 (11.46%) Data Protection
10 10 (10.42%) Business Continuity
10 10 (10.42%) Change Management
10 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.38%) Coaching
11 9 (9.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.75%) SQL
2 17 (17.71%) Perl
3 16 (16.67%) PHP
3 16 (16.67%) Python
3 16 (16.67%) Ruby
4 10 (10.42%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (45.83%) CISSP
2 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.58%) CISM
4 11 (11.46%) Degree
4 11 (11.46%) PCI QSA
4 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
5 10 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (10.42%) CISA
6 9 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.25%) MCSE
7 6 (6.25%) MCITP
8 5 (5.21%) CCIE
9 4 (4.17%) CCNP
10 2 (2.08%) CCNA
10 2 (2.08%) CHFI
10 2 (2.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.08%) GREM
10 2 (2.08%) NCDA
11 1 (1.04%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (59.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (17.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (12.50%) SLA
4 10 (10.42%) BS25999
4 10 (10.42%) HIPAA
5 6 (6.25%) GPG13
6 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.04%) COBIT
7 1 (1.04%) QA
7 1 (1.04%) COSO
7 1 (1.04%) FISMA
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.38%) vSphere
3 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Nessus
2 1 (1.04%) Nmap
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Cisco
2 11 (11.46%) IBM
2 11 (11.46%) CA
3 9 (9.38%) Juniper
4 8 (8.33%) NetApp
5 7 (7.29%) McAfee
5 7 (7.29%) Splunk
6 6 (6.25%) VMware
6 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.21%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.21%) LogLogic
8 3 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (3.13%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.04%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.04%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.04%) Huawei
9 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.04%) Qualys
9 1 (1.04%) Imperva
9 1 (1.04%) F5
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago