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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 149 178 192
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 82 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 0.85% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.66% 7.37% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 30
Average salary £60,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.57% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,150 £75,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
769 665 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.95% 11.55% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 546 470 361
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(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 +22 39 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Slough +5 19 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £56,250 -
Newbury +14 5 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Bracknell +10 4 £52,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 74 (54.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (46.67%) Firewall
3 57 (42.22%) CISSP
4 53 (39.26%) Windows
5 52 (38.52%) Information Security
6 47 (34.81%) Cyber Security
7 45 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 43 (31.85%) ITIL
8 43 (31.85%) Linux
8 43 (31.85%) Finance
9 41 (30.37%) Cisco
10 32 (23.70%) SC Cleared
11 31 (22.96%) Telecoms
12 30 (22.22%) Network Security
12 30 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 30 (22.22%) SQL
13 27 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 26 (19.26%) CISM
15 25 (18.52%) Information Security Management
15 25 (18.52%) Security Management
15 25 (18.52%) Data Protection
16 24 (17.78%) Banking
16 24 (17.78%) CISA
17 22 (16.30%) Management Information System
17 22 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (16.30%) Security Architecture
17 22 (16.30%) SIEM
18 21 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
18 21 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (14.81%) Risk Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (7.41%) IIS
2 5 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) IaaS
2 5 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (46.67%) Firewall
2 30 (22.22%) Network Security
3 27 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 21 (15.56%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (8.89%) FCoE
5 12 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (8.89%) Ethernet
5 12 (8.89%) SAN
6 11 (8.15%) DNS
7 7 (5.19%) DHCP
7 7 (5.19%) MPLS
8 6 (4.44%) WAN
9 5 (3.70%) BGP
9 5 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (2.96%) OSPF
10 4 (2.96%) VPN
10 4 (2.96%) IPsec
11 3 (2.22%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (31.85%) Finance
2 31 (22.96%) Telecoms
3 24 (17.78%) Banking
4 15 (11.11%) Retail
5 11 (8.15%) Legal
6 7 (5.19%) Advertising
7 4 (2.96%) Games
8 3 (2.22%) Military
8 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.22%) Law
9 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (26.67%) Consultant
2 24 (17.78%) Security Consultant
3 22 (16.30%) Security Manager
4 18 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 11 (8.15%) Senior Manager
5 11 (8.15%) Information Manager
6 10 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
6 10 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) Security Specialist
8 8 (5.93%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) IT Consultant
10 6 (4.44%) Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Security Architect
10 6 (4.44%) IT Security Specialist
10 6 (4.44%) Information Security Consultant
10 6 (4.44%) Professional Services Consultant
11 5 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.37%) Regular Expression
2 8 (5.93%) ODBC
3 1 (0.74%) Spring
3 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.74%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) J2EE
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) JSP
3 1 (0.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.30%) Management Information System
2 19 (14.07%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (8.89%) e-Health
3 12 (8.89%) FlexPod
4 10 (7.41%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (4.44%) CESG
5 6 (4.44%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (3.70%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.96%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.48%) Open Source
9 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.74%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.26%) Windows
2 43 (31.85%) Linux
3 12 (8.89%) UNIX
4 10 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.74%) SUSE
7 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.52%) Information Security
2 47 (34.81%) Cyber Security
3 43 (31.85%) ITIL
4 25 (18.52%) Information Security Management
4 25 (18.52%) Security Management
4 25 (18.52%) Data Protection
5 22 (16.30%) Security Architecture
5 22 (16.30%) SIEM
6 20 (14.81%) Change Management
6 20 (14.81%) Risk Management
7 17 (12.59%) ISMS
8 16 (11.85%) Penetration Testing
8 16 (11.85%) Mentoring
9 15 (11.11%) Coaching
10 14 (10.37%) Project Management
11 13 (9.63%) Matrix Management
12 12 (8.89%) Problem Management
12 12 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
12 12 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (8.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.22%) SQL
2 14 (10.37%) Python
2 14 (10.37%) Perl
3 13 (9.63%) PHP
3 13 (9.63%) Bash Shell
3 13 (9.63%) Ruby
4 3 (2.22%) C
5 1 (0.74%) C#
5 1 (0.74%) Java
5 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (42.22%) CISSP
2 45 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 32 (23.70%) SC Cleared
4 26 (19.26%) CISM
5 24 (17.78%) CISA
6 22 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (11.11%) Degree
8 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (9.63%) MCSE
9 12 (8.89%) CCIE
9 12 (8.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (8.15%) MCITP
10 11 (8.15%) PCI QSA
11 9 (6.67%) CCNA
12 7 (5.19%) JNCIA
13 6 (4.44%) CRISC
14 4 (2.96%) CISMP
14 4 (2.96%) MBCS
14 4 (2.96%) CHFI
14 4 (2.96%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (54.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (12.59%) SLA
4 15 (11.11%) HIPAA
5 12 (8.89%) GPG13
6 7 (5.19%) Data Quality
6 7 (5.19%) BS25999
7 3 (2.22%) COBIT
7 3 (2.22%) FISMA
8 1 (0.74%) COSO
8 1 (0.74%) QA
8 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.63%) vSphere
3 6 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (4.44%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.48%) Snort
5 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) SCCM
2 5 (3.70%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.48%) Nessus
3 2 (1.48%) Nmap
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (30.37%) Cisco
2 20 (14.81%) IBM
3 19 (14.07%) Juniper
3 19 (14.07%) CA
4 16 (11.85%) NetApp
5 14 (10.37%) VMware
6 13 (9.63%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.93%) Splunk
8 7 (5.19%) ServiceNow
8 7 (5.19%) McAfee
8 7 (5.19%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.44%) Websense
10 5 (3.70%) EMC
10 5 (3.70%) F5
11 4 (2.96%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.96%) HP
12 2 (1.48%) Sophos
12 2 (1.48%) Imperva
13 1 (0.74%) Cyber-Ark
13 1 (0.74%) LogRhythm
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