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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 177 159 180
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 51 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.26% 10.31% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 30
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
702 543 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.78% 10.25% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 416
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 +7 15 £75,000 +68.53% 1
Slough -18 15 £43,000 -7.02%
Newbury - 7 £62,500 -
Maidenhead -8 3 £57,500 +9.52%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 64 (47.41%) ITIL
2 55 (40.74%) Firewall
3 53 (39.26%) Cisco
4 50 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (35.56%) Network Security
5 48 (35.56%) Change Management
6 43 (31.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 43 (31.85%) CISSP
7 40 (29.63%) Windows
8 37 (27.41%) Finance
9 34 (25.19%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (23.70%) CISM
11 30 (22.22%) SQL
12 29 (21.48%) Information Security
13 28 (20.74%) Linux
13 28 (20.74%) Juniper
14 26 (19.26%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (19.26%) Banking
15 24 (17.78%) Service Management
15 24 (17.78%) Data Security
16 23 (17.04%) VPN
16 23 (17.04%) SaaS
16 23 (17.04%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (16.30%) F5
17 22 (16.30%) ServiceNow
17 22 (16.30%) DNS
17 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
17 22 (16.30%) CheckPoint
18 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
18 21 (15.56%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (8.89%) IIS
2 9 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (9.63%) MS Office
2 10 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.04%) SaaS
2 5 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (40.74%) Firewall
2 48 (35.56%) Network Security
3 34 (25.19%) Cisco ASA
4 23 (17.04%) VPN
4 23 (17.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (16.30%) DNS
5 22 (16.30%) TCP/IP
6 16 (11.85%) BGP
6 16 (11.85%) SSL
6 16 (11.85%) DHCP
7 13 (9.63%) IPsec
8 11 (8.15%) Wireless
8 11 (8.15%) SAN
8 11 (8.15%) WAN
9 10 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (7.41%) LAN
9 10 (7.41%) VoIP
9 10 (7.41%) OSPF
10 6 (4.44%) Junos
10 6 (4.44%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.74%) DB2
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (27.41%) Finance
2 26 (19.26%) Banking
3 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
4 19 (14.07%) Retail
5 10 (7.41%) Games
6 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.44%) Marketing
8 5 (3.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (22.22%) Consultant
2 27 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 20 (14.81%) Network Engineer
4 16 (11.85%) Support Specialist
5 9 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 9 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
6 7 (5.19%) IT Consultant
6 7 (5.19%) Product Specialist
6 7 (5.19%) Security Manager
6 7 (5.19%) IT Security Consultant
6 7 (5.19%) Security Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Products Support Specialist
7 6 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Server Support
7 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.74%) JSP
2 1 (0.74%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.67%) CLARiiON
3 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.44%) FlexPod
4 6 (4.44%) e-Health
4 6 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.70%) CESG
5 5 (3.70%) Clustering
6 4 (2.96%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.48%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.48%) Open Source
7 2 (1.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.74%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.63%) Windows
2 28 (20.74%) Linux
3 14 (10.37%) UNIX
4 7 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.70%) Solaris
5 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.22%) SUSE
7 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.48%) CentOS
8 2 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.48%) Debian
9 1 (0.74%) AIX
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (47.41%) ITIL
2 48 (35.56%) Change Management
3 29 (21.48%) Information Security
4 24 (17.78%) Service Management
4 24 (17.78%) Data Security
5 18 (13.33%) SIEM
6 17 (12.59%) Project Management
7 16 (11.85%) Risk Management
8 15 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (10.37%) Change Control
10 13 (9.63%) PRINCE2
10 13 (9.63%) Cyber Security
11 12 (8.89%) Security Architecture
11 12 (8.89%) TOGAF
12 11 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (7.41%) Database Security
13 10 (7.41%) Network Management
14 9 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (6.67%) Mentoring
15 8 (5.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (2.22%) Python
2 3 (2.22%) C
3 2 (1.48%) Ruby
3 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.48%) Perl
3 2 (1.48%) PHP
3 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (31.85%) CISSP
2 32 (23.70%) CISM
3 26 (19.26%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (15.56%) CISA
5 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 14 (10.37%) CCNP
6 14 (10.37%) CCNA
7 13 (9.63%) Degree
8 12 (8.89%) PCI QSA
8 12 (8.89%) JNCIA
9 11 (8.15%) SC Cleared
9 11 (8.15%) CRISC
10 10 (7.41%) CCIE
11 9 (6.67%) CCSP
12 6 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (2.96%) MCSE
13 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (2.22%) IRCA
14 3 (2.22%) CCDP
14 3 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (31.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (12.59%) COBIT
4 10 (7.41%) SLA
5 5 (3.70%) GPG13
6 4 (2.96%) Data Quality
6 4 (2.96%) COSO
7 3 (2.22%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.74%) BS25999
8 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.07%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (7.41%) ISA Server
4 7 (5.19%) vSphere
5 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.96%) Snort
7 2 (1.48%) Nmap
8 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) SCCM
2 11 (8.15%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.22%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.48%) Nessus
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) Cisco
2 28 (20.74%) Juniper
3 22 (16.30%) F5
3 22 (16.30%) ServiceNow
3 22 (16.30%) CheckPoint
4 15 (11.11%) VMware
5 14 (10.37%) IBM
5 14 (10.37%) EMC
5 14 (10.37%) Websense
6 12 (8.89%) McAfee
7 11 (8.15%) CA
7 11 (8.15%) NetApp
8 10 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 10 (7.41%) Avaya
9 7 (5.19%) HP
9 7 (5.19%) Sourcefire
10 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.70%) Oracle
10 5 (3.70%) Fortinet
11 4 (2.96%) Splunk
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