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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 140 175 142
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -33
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 88 47 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.48% 0.86% 1.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.21% 7.48% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 72
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,100 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
862 628 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.48% 11.43% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 571 442 611
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 29 August 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 29 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
Reading +9 35 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Slough +23 27 £56,250 +14.79%
Newbury - 16 £70,000 - 1
Maidenhead -12 5 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Bracknell -4 2 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 74 (48.68%) Windows
2 66 (43.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 58 (38.16%) Network Security
4 57 (37.50%) ITIL
5 53 (34.87%) Finance
6 51 (33.55%) Information Security
7 44 (28.95%) Data Security
7 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
7 44 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 40 (26.32%) Linux
9 39 (25.66%) CISSP
10 38 (25.00%) SQL
10 38 (25.00%) SCCM
11 37 (24.34%) Change Management
12 36 (23.68%) Websense
13 34 (22.37%) Cisco
14 32 (21.05%) F5
15 31 (20.39%) Firewall
16 30 (19.74%) CISM
16 30 (19.74%) DNS
17 29 (19.08%) Juniper
18 28 (18.42%) ServiceNow
18 28 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
19 26 (17.11%) IIS
20 25 (16.45%) DHCP
20 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (16.45%) COBIT
21 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
21 24 (15.79%) MS Office
21 24 (15.79%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (17.11%) IIS
2 16 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (15.79%) MS Office
2 21 (13.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) SaaS
2 7 (4.61%) PaaS
2 7 (4.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (38.16%) Network Security
2 31 (20.39%) Firewall
3 30 (19.74%) DNS
4 25 (16.45%) DHCP
5 22 (14.47%) TCP/IP
6 11 (7.24%) VPN
6 11 (7.24%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (6.58%) tcpdump
7 10 (6.58%) LAN
7 10 (6.58%) WAN
8 9 (5.92%) SSL
9 8 (5.26%) NetScreen
10 6 (3.95%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (3.95%) Internet
11 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (3.29%) OSPF
11 5 (3.29%) BGP
12 4 (2.63%) IPsec
12 4 (2.63%) Broadband
13 2 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Metasploit
General
1 53 (34.87%) Finance
2 19 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.26%) Retail
4 7 (4.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (15.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (13.82%) Security Consultant
2 21 (13.82%) Consultant
3 16 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 16 (10.53%) Security Manager
4 15 (9.87%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Analyst
6 11 (7.24%) Senior Security Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (6.58%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) Information Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (3.95%) Senior Security Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Network Security Consultant
9 6 (3.95%) Systems Manager
9 6 (3.95%) Principle Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Management Information System
1 14 (9.21%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (3.95%) EPoS
3 5 (3.29%) CLARiiON
3 5 (3.29%) Open Source
3 5 (3.29%) Statistics
4 4 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.32%) SecurID
6 1 (0.66%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 74 (48.68%) Windows
2 40 (26.32%) Linux
3 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (9.21%) UNIX
6 12 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.89%) CentOS
7 8 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.32%) SUSE
8 2 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.50%) ITIL
2 51 (33.55%) Information Security
3 44 (28.95%) Data Security
4 37 (24.34%) Change Management
5 28 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (11.84%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
8 17 (11.18%) Change Control
9 16 (10.53%) Data Protection
10 14 (9.21%) Database Security
11 13 (8.55%) Cyber Security
12 11 (7.24%) SIEM
13 10 (6.58%) Service Management
14 9 (5.92%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.92%) ISMS
14 9 (5.92%) Supplier Management
14 9 (5.92%) Security Architecture
15 8 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 8 (5.26%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.00%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) Perl
2 11 (7.24%) PHP
2 11 (7.24%) Python
2 11 (7.24%) Ruby
2 11 (7.24%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (25.66%) CISSP
2 30 (19.74%) CISM
3 24 (15.79%) CISA
4 22 (14.47%) PCI QSA
4 22 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (11.84%) CCNA
6 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared
6 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
7 10 (6.58%) Degree
8 9 (5.92%) CEH
8 9 (5.92%) OSCP
8 9 (5.92%) OSCE
8 9 (5.92%) CCNP
9 7 (4.61%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.97%) SSCP
10 3 (1.97%) IRCA
10 3 (1.97%) GCIA
10 3 (1.97%) GCIH
11 2 (1.32%) CCDP
11 2 (1.32%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (43.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 44 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (16.45%) COBIT
4 12 (7.89%) HIPAA
5 6 (3.95%) GPG13
6 5 (3.29%) QA
7 4 (2.63%) COSO
8 2 (1.32%) SLA
9 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 22 (14.47%) VMware ESXi
3 21 (13.82%) ISA Server
4 18 (11.84%) Snort
5 16 (10.53%) KVM
6 10 (6.58%) Nmap
7 6 (3.95%) Squid
8 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (25.00%) SCCM
2 22 (14.47%) ARCserve
3 11 (7.24%) Nessus
4 5 (3.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (23.68%) Websense
2 34 (22.37%) Cisco
3 32 (21.05%) F5
4 29 (19.08%) Juniper
5 28 (18.42%) ServiceNow
6 23 (15.13%) McAfee
7 15 (9.87%) Red Hat
8 12 (7.89%) CheckPoint
9 11 (7.24%) Oracle
10 10 (6.58%) Imperva
10 10 (6.58%) Sourcefire
10 10 (6.58%) Sophos
11 8 (5.26%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.95%) VMware
13 5 (3.29%) EMC
13 5 (3.29%) HP
14 4 (2.63%) Dell
14 4 (2.63%) Huawei
14 4 (2.63%) Fortinet
15 3 (1.97%) Tripwire
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago