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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 144 155 160
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 84 66 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 1.17% 1.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.74% 9.94% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70 38 62
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,950 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
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
862 664 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.54% 11.73% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 583 444 584
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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 30 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 +1 38 £46,250 -28.84% 4
Slough +4 20 £55,000 +12.24% 2
Newbury - 12 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell +4 4 £45,000 - 2
Maidenhead -13 4 - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 68 (40.96%) ITIL
1 68 (40.96%) Windows
2 65 (39.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 63 (37.95%) Network Security
4 53 (31.93%) Information Security
5 49 (29.52%) Finance
5 49 (29.52%) Cisco
6 47 (28.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 45 (27.11%) Change Management
8 44 (26.51%) Firewall
9 43 (25.90%) Data Security
9 43 (25.90%) SQL
10 42 (25.30%) Active Directory
11 41 (24.70%) Linux
12 40 (24.10%) CISSP
13 38 (22.89%) Juniper
14 35 (21.08%) DNS
15 34 (20.48%) F5
16 33 (19.88%) CISM
17 32 (19.28%) SCCM
18 30 (18.07%) Websense
19 29 (17.47%) COBIT
20 27 (16.27%) Cisco Certification
20 27 (16.27%) TCP/IP
20 27 (16.27%) ServiceNow
21 26 (15.66%) VMware ESXi
21 26 (15.66%) DHCP
21 26 (15.66%) CISA
22 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
23 24 (14.46%) PCI QSA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 20 (12.05%) IIS
2 10 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.41%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (10.84%) MS Office
2 15 (9.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.81%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.45%) SaaS
2 7 (4.22%) PaaS
2 7 (4.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (37.95%) Network Security
2 44 (26.51%) Firewall
3 35 (21.08%) DNS
4 27 (16.27%) TCP/IP
5 26 (15.66%) DHCP
6 22 (13.25%) VPN
6 22 (13.25%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (10.84%) SSL
8 16 (9.64%) LAN
9 15 (9.04%) WAN
10 14 (8.43%) BGP
11 12 (7.23%) NetScreen
12 10 (6.02%) OSPF
13 9 (5.42%) IPsec
14 7 (4.22%) tcpdump
14 7 (4.22%) VoIP
15 6 (3.61%) Internet
15 6 (3.61%) Junos
15 6 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (3.61%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (29.52%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.63%) Retail
4 10 (6.02%) Banking
5 4 (2.41%) Games
6 3 (1.81%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (15.06%) Consultant
1 25 (15.06%) Security Consultant
2 19 (11.45%) Network Engineer
3 18 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (7.83%) Support Specialist
5 12 (7.23%) Analyst
5 12 (7.23%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.23%) Security Manager
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Security Consultant
7 10 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.42%) Server Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Information Manager
9 8 (4.82%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (4.82%) Applications Support Specialist
9 8 (4.82%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.82%) Applications Specialist
9 8 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.82%) Administrator
9 8 (4.82%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.02%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (4.22%) EPoS
4 5 (3.01%) Statistics
4 5 (3.01%) CLARiiON
4 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.41%) Open Source
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.20%) SecurID
7 1 (0.60%) CESG
7 1 (0.60%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.96%) Windows
2 41 (24.70%) Linux
3 25 (15.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.84%) UNIX
6 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.02%) CentOS
7 10 (6.02%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.41%) Solaris
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) SUSE
9 2 (1.20%) Debian
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.96%) ITIL
2 53 (31.93%) Information Security
3 45 (27.11%) Change Management
4 43 (25.90%) Data Security
5 23 (13.86%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (11.45%) PRINCE2
6 19 (11.45%) Service Management
7 18 (10.84%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (9.04%) Database Security
8 15 (9.04%) Change Control
9 14 (8.43%) Project Management
10 12 (7.23%) Data Protection
11 11 (6.63%) SIEM
12 10 (6.02%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.42%) Supplier Management
13 9 (5.42%) Cyber Security
14 8 (4.82%) Security Architecture
15 7 (4.22%) Network Design
16 6 (3.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.90%) SQL
2 9 (5.42%) Perl
2 9 (5.42%) PHP
2 9 (5.42%) Python
2 9 (5.42%) Ruby
2 9 (5.42%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.01%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (24.10%) CISSP
2 33 (19.88%) CISM
3 27 (16.27%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (15.66%) CISA
5 24 (14.46%) PCI QSA
6 22 (13.25%) CCNA
7 14 (8.43%) CCNP
7 14 (8.43%) Degree
8 9 (5.42%) SC Cleared
8 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
9 7 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.61%) CCSP
10 6 (3.61%) CEH
10 6 (3.61%) OSCP
10 6 (3.61%) OSCE
11 5 (3.01%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.81%) GCIA
12 3 (1.81%) GCIH
12 3 (1.81%) CCIE
12 3 (1.81%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (39.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 47 (28.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (17.47%) COBIT
4 9 (5.42%) HIPAA
5 6 (3.61%) GPG13
6 5 (3.01%) QA
7 4 (2.41%) COSO
7 4 (2.41%) SLA
8 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.66%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (9.04%) ISA Server
3 15 (9.04%) Snort
4 10 (6.02%) KVM
5 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (4.22%) Nmap
7 6 (3.61%) Squid
8 3 (1.81%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (19.28%) SCCM
2 16 (9.64%) ARCserve
3 8 (4.82%) Nessus
4 5 (3.01%) WSUS
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (29.52%) Cisco
2 38 (22.89%) Juniper
3 34 (20.48%) F5
4 30 (18.07%) Websense
5 27 (16.27%) ServiceNow
6 21 (12.65%) CheckPoint
7 17 (10.24%) McAfee
8 13 (7.83%) Red Hat
9 11 (6.63%) Oracle
9 11 (6.63%) Sourcefire
10 10 (6.02%) VMware
11 9 (5.42%) EMC
12 8 (4.82%) Blue Coat
13 7 (4.22%) Sophos
13 7 (4.22%) Imperva
14 5 (3.01%) Fortinet
14 5 (3.01%) SolarWinds
14 5 (3.01%) Avaya
14 5 (3.01%) HP
15 4 (2.41%) Dell
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 7% On-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago