The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 172 188 131
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -57
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 54 35 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 0.66% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.07% 7.87% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 91
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,050 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.27%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
669 445 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.37% 8.36% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 477 347 676
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PCI DSS
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +20 22 £42,000 - 1
Reading 0 13 £40,000 -36.00%
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Bracknell +8 1 - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 62 (54.39%) Firewall
2 48 (42.11%) Windows
3 46 (40.35%) Finance
4 45 (39.47%) Information Security
5 44 (38.60%) SQL
6 42 (36.84%) Linux
7 41 (35.96%) CISSP
8 39 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
8 39 (34.21%) Network Security
9 38 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 37 (32.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 37 (32.46%) SIEM
11 36 (31.58%) Change Management
11 36 (31.58%) Data Security
12 35 (30.70%) CCNA
13 30 (26.32%) Cyber Security
13 30 (26.32%) ServiceNow
14 29 (25.44%) SC Cleared
14 29 (25.44%) Security Cleared
15 28 (24.56%) Cisco
16 23 (20.18%) Juniper
16 23 (20.18%) LAN
16 23 (20.18%) WAN
16 23 (20.18%) Snort
17 22 (19.30%) Nessus
18 21 (18.42%) Ubuntu
18 21 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (18.42%) HIPAA
18 21 (18.42%) CentOS
18 21 (18.42%) Perl

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (11.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) IIS
2 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.75%) Lync
3 2 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 12 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (54.39%) Firewall
2 39 (34.21%) Network Security
3 23 (20.18%) LAN
3 23 (20.18%) WAN
4 21 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (17.54%) IPsec
5 20 (17.54%) VoIP
5 20 (17.54%) OSPF
5 20 (17.54%) BGP
5 20 (17.54%) VPN
5 20 (17.54%) SSL
5 20 (17.54%) tcpdump
6 18 (15.79%) Wireless
6 18 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (13.16%) EIGRP
7 15 (13.16%) IGRP
8 7 (6.14%) DNS
8 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.14%) DHCP
9 3 (2.63%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (17.54%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
General
1 46 (40.35%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.63%) Banking
3 3 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (26.32%) Security Engineer
2 18 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Security Manager
4 12 (10.53%) Analyst
4 12 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Server Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Consultant
6 8 (7.02%) IT Security Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Architect
7 7 (6.14%) Junior
8 6 (5.26%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Professional Services Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (3.51%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.51%) IT Security Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) IT Consultant
10 3 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) Regular Expression
2 4 (3.51%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.75%) CGI
4 2 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Open Source
3 4 (3.51%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.75%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 42 (36.84%) Linux
3 21 (18.42%) Ubuntu
3 21 (18.42%) CentOS
4 16 (14.04%) UNIX
4 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.47%) Information Security
2 37 (32.46%) SIEM
3 36 (31.58%) Change Management
3 36 (31.58%) Data Security
4 30 (26.32%) Cyber Security
5 21 (18.42%) Project Management
6 20 (17.54%) ITIL
6 20 (17.54%) Data Protection
7 18 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (14.04%) Information Security Management
8 16 (14.04%) Security Management
8 16 (14.04%) Protective Monitoring
9 15 (13.16%) ISMS
10 12 (10.53%) Change Control
11 10 (8.77%) Matrix Management
12 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.39%) Database Security
13 5 (4.39%) Security Architecture
13 5 (4.39%) Network Management
14 4 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.60%) SQL
2 21 (18.42%) Perl
3 19 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 19 (16.67%) Ruby
3 19 (16.67%) Python
3 19 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (4.39%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.63%) VBScript
5 3 (2.63%) C#
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (35.96%) CISSP
2 39 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (30.70%) CCNA
4 29 (25.44%) SC Cleared
4 29 (25.44%) Security Cleared
5 21 (18.42%) CISA
6 19 (16.67%) OSCP
6 19 (16.67%) OSCE
6 19 (16.67%) JNCIA
6 19 (16.67%) CEH
7 15 (13.16%) CCSP
8 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (12.28%) MCSE
8 14 (12.28%) MCITP
9 12 (10.53%) DV Cleared
10 10 (8.77%) PCI QSA
10 10 (8.77%) Degree
11 8 (7.02%) CISM
12 5 (4.39%) RHCE
12 5 (4.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 37 (32.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (18.42%) HIPAA
4 19 (16.67%) GPG13
5 5 (4.39%) SLA
6 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.63%) COBIT
7 2 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 23 (20.18%) Snort
2 20 (17.54%) Nmap
3 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
4 12 (10.53%) ISA Server
5 8 (7.02%) KVM
6 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.51%) IAG
7 3 (2.63%) Squid
7 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (1.75%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (19.30%) Nessus
2 12 (10.53%) ARCserve
2 12 (10.53%) SCCM
3 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) ServiceNow
2 28 (24.56%) Cisco
3 23 (20.18%) Juniper
4 20 (17.54%) Sophos
4 20 (17.54%) Imperva
5 19 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 18 (15.79%) Avaya
7 15 (13.16%) Websense
8 13 (11.40%) McAfee
9 12 (10.53%) F5
10 8 (7.02%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.51%) Huawei
12 4 (3.51%) EMC
13 3 (2.63%) VMware
13 3 (2.63%) HP
13 3 (2.63%) Sourcefire
13 3 (2.63%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.75%) ZyXEL
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £40,000 per annum £40K Circa + Bonus + Bens + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Alexander Mann Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago