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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 152 152 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 83 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.40% 1.30% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.90% 11.03% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 42 61
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
838 698 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.18% 11.79% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 556 471 553
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
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 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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
Reading +5 42 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Slough -5 19 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Newbury +17 7 £62,500 - 3
Bracknell 0 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Maidenhead -8 4 - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 70 (44.03%) ITIL
2 65 (40.88%) Windows
3 64 (40.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 60 (37.74%) Network Security
5 53 (33.33%) Cisco
6 49 (30.82%) Firewall
7 47 (29.56%) Change Management
7 47 (29.56%) CISSP
8 46 (28.93%) SQL
8 46 (28.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 43 (27.04%) Finance
9 43 (27.04%) Information Security
10 40 (25.16%) Linux
10 40 (25.16%) Active Directory
11 39 (24.53%) Juniper
12 38 (23.90%) Data Security
13 37 (23.27%) CISM
14 35 (22.01%) DNS
15 32 (20.13%) F5
16 30 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
17 29 (18.24%) CISA
17 29 (18.24%) COBIT
17 29 (18.24%) SCCM
18 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
18 27 (16.98%) VPN
18 27 (16.98%) ServiceNow
19 26 (16.35%) VMware ESXi
20 25 (15.72%) Cisco ASA
20 25 (15.72%) DHCP
20 25 (15.72%) Websense

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 17 (10.69%) IIS
2 7 (4.40%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.52%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Office
2 12 (7.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.47%) SaaS
2 7 (4.40%) PaaS
2 7 (4.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (37.74%) Network Security
2 49 (30.82%) Firewall
3 35 (22.01%) DNS
4 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
4 27 (16.98%) VPN
5 25 (15.72%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (15.72%) DHCP
6 21 (13.21%) SSL
7 18 (11.32%) BGP
8 17 (10.69%) LAN
9 16 (10.06%) WAN
10 13 (8.18%) OSPF
11 12 (7.55%) IPsec
12 10 (6.29%) NetScreen
12 10 (6.29%) VoIP
13 9 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (5.03%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (5.03%) Wireless
15 6 (3.77%) tcpdump
15 6 (3.77%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Metasploit
General
1 43 (27.04%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.81%) Retail
4 13 (8.18%) Banking
5 7 (4.40%) Games
6 6 (3.77%) Marketing
7 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (19.50%) Consultant
2 30 (18.87%) Security Consultant
3 20 (12.58%) Network Engineer
4 16 (10.06%) Support Specialist
5 13 (8.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.92%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (6.92%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (6.29%) Security Engineer
7 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.66%) Administrator
8 9 (5.66%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.66%) Applications Specialist
8 9 (5.66%) Server Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) Applications Support Specialist
8 9 (5.66%) Security Manager
9 8 (5.03%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (5.03%) Information Manager
10 7 (4.40%) Products Support Specialist
10 7 (4.40%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.40%) EPoS
2 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.14%) Clustering
3 5 (3.14%) Statistics
4 4 (2.52%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.52%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.52%) CLARiiON
5 3 (1.89%) Open Source
5 3 (1.89%) CESG
6 2 (1.26%) SecurID
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 65 (40.88%) Windows
2 40 (25.16%) Linux
3 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (11.95%) UNIX
5 12 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.03%) Ubuntu
6 8 (5.03%) CentOS
7 5 (3.14%) Solaris
8 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.26%) SUSE
8 2 (1.26%) Debian
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.03%) ITIL
2 47 (29.56%) Change Management
3 43 (27.04%) Information Security
4 38 (23.90%) Data Security
5 22 (13.84%) Kalman Filter
5 22 (13.84%) PRINCE2
5 22 (13.84%) Service Management
6 19 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (10.69%) Project Management
9 16 (10.06%) Database Security
9 16 (10.06%) Change Control
10 15 (9.43%) SIEM
11 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.66%) Security Architecture
12 9 (5.66%) Supplier Management
13 8 (5.03%) Network Management
14 7 (4.40%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.40%) Project Planning
14 7 (4.40%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.93%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) Ruby
2 8 (5.03%) Bash Shell
2 8 (5.03%) Python
2 8 (5.03%) Perl
2 8 (5.03%) PHP
3 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.63%) C
5 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (29.56%) CISSP
2 37 (23.27%) CISM
3 30 (18.87%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (18.24%) CISA
5 23 (14.47%) CCNA
6 20 (12.58%) PCI QSA
7 17 (10.69%) CCNP
8 10 (6.29%) Degree
9 9 (5.66%) CCSP
10 7 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (4.40%) JNCIA
11 6 (3.77%) OSCP
11 6 (3.77%) OSCE
11 6 (3.77%) CEH
12 5 (3.14%) CCIE
12 5 (3.14%) CCDP
12 5 (3.14%) CRISC
13 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
13 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.89%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (40.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 46 (28.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (18.24%) COBIT
4 8 (5.03%) HIPAA
5 5 (3.14%) QA
5 5 (3.14%) GPG13
6 4 (2.52%) COSO
6 4 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (25.16%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.35%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (7.55%) Snort
3 12 (7.55%) ISA Server
4 8 (5.03%) KVM
4 8 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.77%) Nmap
6 4 (2.52%) Squid
7 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (18.24%) SCCM
2 13 (8.18%) ARCserve
3 6 (3.77%) Nessus
4 5 (3.14%) WSUS
5 3 (1.89%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (33.33%) Cisco
2 39 (24.53%) Juniper
3 32 (20.13%) F5
4 27 (16.98%) ServiceNow
5 25 (15.72%) Websense
6 22 (13.84%) CheckPoint
7 14 (8.81%) McAfee
8 12 (7.55%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.92%) Oracle
9 11 (6.92%) Sourcefire
10 9 (5.66%) EMC
10 9 (5.66%) VMware
11 8 (5.03%) SolarWinds
11 8 (5.03%) Avaya
12 7 (4.40%) Fortinet
13 6 (3.77%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.77%) Imperva
13 6 (3.77%) Sophos
14 4 (2.52%) HP
14 4 (2.52%) Dell
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum 10% Bonus + 7% Oncall + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum generous car allowance bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £500 to £600 per day good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus full benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago