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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 132 158 153
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 94 60 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.59% 1.09% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.63% 9.16% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 77 35 63
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £40,150 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
884 655 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.91% 11.93% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 595 440 595
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 September 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 September 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 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Slough +11 23 £56,250 +14.79% 1
Newbury - 15 £70,000 - 2
Maidenhead -11 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Bracknell -7 2 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 69 (42.86%) Windows
2 65 (40.37%) ITIL
3 64 (39.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 61 (37.89%) Network Security
5 52 (32.30%) Information Security
6 49 (30.43%) Finance
7 46 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 45 (27.95%) Cisco
9 43 (26.71%) Active Directory
9 43 (26.71%) SQL
10 42 (26.09%) Linux
10 42 (26.09%) Data Security
10 42 (26.09%) Change Management
11 41 (25.47%) Firewall
12 38 (23.60%) CISSP
13 36 (22.36%) Juniper
14 35 (21.74%) F5
15 33 (20.50%) SCCM
15 33 (20.50%) DNS
16 31 (19.25%) CISM
16 31 (19.25%) Websense
17 29 (18.01%) COBIT
18 27 (16.77%) TCP/IP
19 26 (16.15%) ServiceNow
20 25 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (15.53%) VMware ESXi
21 24 (14.91%) DHCP
21 24 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
21 24 (14.91%) CISA
21 24 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (13.04%) IIS
2 11 (6.83%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.48%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (11.80%) MS Office
2 16 (9.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) SaaS
2 7 (4.35%) PaaS
2 7 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (37.89%) Network Security
2 41 (25.47%) Firewall
3 33 (20.50%) DNS
4 27 (16.77%) TCP/IP
5 24 (14.91%) DHCP
6 18 (11.18%) VPN
6 18 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (9.94%) SSL
8 13 (8.07%) LAN
8 13 (8.07%) WAN
9 12 (7.45%) BGP
9 12 (7.45%) NetScreen
10 8 (4.97%) tcpdump
10 8 (4.97%) OSPF
11 7 (4.35%) IPsec
12 6 (3.73%) Junos
12 6 (3.73%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (3.73%) Internet
13 5 (3.11%) VoIP
13 5 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (30.43%) Finance
2 19 (11.80%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.97%) Banking
3 8 (4.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (13.66%) Security Consultant
1 22 (13.66%) Consultant
2 19 (11.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (10.56%) Network Engineer
4 13 (8.07%) Security Manager
4 13 (8.07%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.45%) Analyst
5 12 (7.45%) Support Specialist
6 11 (6.83%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (6.83%) Server Engineer
6 11 (6.83%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Information Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.97%) Administrator
9 7 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
9 7 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.83%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (3.73%) EPoS
4 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.11%) Statistics
5 4 (2.48%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.48%) Open Source
5 4 (2.48%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.48%) Clustering
6 2 (1.24%) SecurID
7 1 (0.62%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 69 (42.86%) Windows
2 42 (26.09%) Linux
3 25 (15.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (11.18%) UNIX
6 12 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.83%) CentOS
7 11 (6.83%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.48%) Solaris
9 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.24%) SUSE
9 2 (1.24%) Debian
9 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (40.37%) ITIL
2 52 (32.30%) Information Security
3 42 (26.09%) Data Security
3 42 (26.09%) Change Management
4 23 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 19 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (11.18%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (10.56%) PRINCE2
7 17 (10.56%) Service Management
8 16 (9.94%) Change Control
9 15 (9.32%) Database Security
10 13 (8.07%) Project Management
10 13 (8.07%) Data Protection
11 10 (6.21%) SIEM
11 10 (6.21%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.21%) Cyber Security
12 9 (5.59%) Security Architecture
12 9 (5.59%) Supplier Management
13 7 (4.35%) Network Design
13 7 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.71%) SQL
2 10 (6.21%) Ruby
2 10 (6.21%) Bash Shell
2 10 (6.21%) Perl
2 10 (6.21%) PHP
2 10 (6.21%) Python
3 5 (3.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (23.60%) CISSP
2 31 (19.25%) CISM
3 24 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (14.91%) CISA
4 22 (13.66%) PCI QSA
5 20 (12.42%) CCNA
6 14 (8.70%) Degree
7 12 (7.45%) CCNP
8 9 (5.59%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.59%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.35%) OSCP
9 7 (4.35%) OSCE
9 7 (4.35%) CEH
10 5 (3.11%) CCSP
11 4 (2.48%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.86%) IRCA
12 3 (1.86%) SSCP
12 3 (1.86%) GCIA
12 3 (1.86%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (39.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 46 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (18.01%) COBIT
4 10 (6.21%) HIPAA
5 6 (3.73%) GPG13
6 5 (3.11%) QA
7 4 (2.48%) COSO
8 3 (1.86%) SLA
9 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.53%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (9.94%) ISA Server
3 16 (9.94%) Snort
4 12 (7.45%) KVM
5 9 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (4.97%) Nmap
7 6 (3.73%) Squid
8 3 (1.86%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (20.50%) SCCM
2 17 (10.56%) ARCserve
3 9 (5.59%) Nessus
4 5 (3.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (27.95%) Cisco
2 36 (22.36%) Juniper
3 35 (21.74%) F5
4 31 (19.25%) Websense
5 26 (16.15%) ServiceNow
6 19 (11.80%) CheckPoint
7 18 (11.18%) McAfee
8 14 (8.70%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.83%) Oracle
10 10 (6.21%) Sourcefire
10 10 (6.21%) VMware
11 8 (4.97%) Blue Coat
11 8 (4.97%) Imperva
11 8 (4.97%) EMC
11 8 (4.97%) Sophos
12 5 (3.11%) HP
13 4 (2.48%) Fortinet
13 4 (2.48%) Dell
14 3 (1.86%) Avaya
14 3 (1.86%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 23 days ago