The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 138 179 154
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -25
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 73 44 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.31% 0.80% 1.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.95% 7.52% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 36 71
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
734 585 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.20% 10.67% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 477 438 654
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Slough +27 36 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Reading -13 16 £46,250 -15.90% 3
Newbury - 15 £48,750 - 2
Maidenhead -14 1 £70,000 -6.66%
Wokingham - 1 £29,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (52.85%) Windows
2 57 (46.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 49 (39.84%) Network Security
4 48 (39.02%) Finance
5 44 (35.77%) Information Security
6 39 (31.71%) Data Security
6 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
7 37 (30.08%) Linux
8 33 (26.83%) ITIL
8 33 (26.83%) CISSP
8 33 (26.83%) Websense
8 33 (26.83%) SCCM
9 32 (26.02%) SQL
10 31 (25.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 30 (24.39%) Firewall
12 28 (22.76%) F5
13 27 (21.95%) Change Management
14 26 (21.14%) ServiceNow
15 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (20.33%) DNS
16 23 (18.70%) IIS
16 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
17 22 (17.89%) Cisco
17 22 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (17.07%) Juniper
18 21 (17.07%) McAfee
18 21 (17.07%) ISA Server
18 21 (17.07%) MS Visio
18 21 (17.07%) MS Office
18 21 (17.07%) Snort

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (18.70%) IIS
2 16 (13.01%) MS Exchange
3 15 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.25%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (17.07%) MS Visio
1 21 (17.07%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) PaaS
1 7 (5.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (39.84%) Network Security
2 30 (24.39%) Firewall
3 25 (20.33%) DNS
4 20 (16.26%) DHCP
5 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
6 14 (11.38%) tcpdump
7 8 (6.50%) LAN
7 8 (6.50%) WAN
7 8 (6.50%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.69%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (5.69%) VPN
8 7 (5.69%) SSL
8 7 (5.69%) NetScreen
9 5 (4.07%) OSPF
9 5 (4.07%) BGP
9 5 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.63%) IPsec
10 2 (1.63%) MPLS
10 2 (1.63%) Internet
10 2 (1.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Metasploit
General
1 48 (39.02%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (14.63%) Consultant
2 18 (14.63%) Security Consultant
2 18 (14.63%) Security Engineer
3 16 (13.01%) Server Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) Security Manager
5 10 (8.13%) Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (7.32%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Systems Manager
7 6 (4.88%) Security Analyst
7 6 (4.88%) Principle Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Architect
7 6 (4.88%) Network Consultant
7 6 (4.88%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.25%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.76%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (4.88%) EPoS
4 5 (4.07%) Statistics
4 5 (4.07%) Open Source
4 5 (4.07%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.63%) SecurID
5 2 (1.63%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 65 (52.85%) Windows
2 37 (30.08%) Linux
3 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (18.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.20%) CentOS
5 15 (12.20%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Information Security
2 39 (31.71%) Data Security
3 33 (26.83%) ITIL
4 27 (21.95%) Change Management
5 17 (13.82%) Change Control
6 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (11.38%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (11.38%) Data Protection
7 14 (11.38%) PRINCE2
8 13 (10.57%) SIEM
8 13 (10.57%) Cyber Security
9 12 (9.76%) Database Security
9 12 (9.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 11 (8.94%) ISMS
11 10 (8.13%) Information Security Management
11 10 (8.13%) Security Management
12 7 (5.69%) Matrix Management
12 7 (5.69%) Security Architecture
12 7 (5.69%) Project Management
13 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.02%) SQL
2 15 (12.20%) Python
2 15 (12.20%) Perl
2 15 (12.20%) PHP
2 15 (12.20%) Bash Shell
2 15 (12.20%) Ruby
3 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) CISSP
2 22 (17.89%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (16.26%) PCI QSA
3 20 (16.26%) CISM
3 20 (16.26%) CCNA
4 16 (13.01%) CISA
5 11 (8.94%) OSCP
5 11 (8.94%) OSCE
5 11 (8.94%) CEH
6 10 (8.13%) Degree
7 8 (6.50%) CCNP
7 8 (6.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.07%) RHCE
9 2 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.63%) CCDP
9 2 (1.63%) CCIE
9 2 (1.63%) CCSP
10 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (46.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 31 (25.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (13.01%) HIPAA
4 13 (10.57%) COBIT
5 7 (5.69%) GPG13
6 5 (4.07%) QA
7 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.07%) ISA Server
2 21 (17.07%) Snort
3 17 (13.82%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (13.01%) KVM
5 14 (11.38%) Nmap
6 7 (5.69%) Squid
7 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (26.83%) SCCM
2 20 (16.26%) ARCserve
3 16 (13.01%) Nessus
4 5 (4.07%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (26.83%) Websense
2 28 (22.76%) F5
3 26 (21.14%) ServiceNow
4 22 (17.89%) Cisco
5 21 (17.07%) Juniper
5 21 (17.07%) McAfee
6 17 (13.82%) Red Hat
7 14 (11.38%) Imperva
7 14 (11.38%) Sophos
8 9 (7.32%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.69%) Sourcefire
9 7 (5.69%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.88%) VMware
10 6 (4.88%) Oracle
11 5 (4.07%) EMC
12 4 (3.25%) Huawei
13 2 (1.63%) Tripwire
13 2 (1.63%) HP
13 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.63%) Tufin
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago