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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 170 151 175
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 43 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 1.29% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.04% 9.55% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 57 40
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
611 764 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.17% 13.54% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 475 492 460
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Slough -20 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Maidenhead +18 12 £48,750 -30.35%
Reading -12 8 £63,750 +37.83%
Newbury -3 5 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Bracknell - 2 £50,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 79 (64.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 66 (53.66%) Information Security
3 59 (47.97%) Firewall
4 52 (42.28%) CISSP
5 46 (37.40%) Windows
6 42 (34.15%) Linux
7 39 (31.71%) Finance
8 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
9 34 (27.64%) Cyber Security
10 32 (26.02%) ITIL
11 30 (24.39%) Management Information System
12 29 (23.58%) Security Management
12 29 (23.58%) Cisco
13 26 (21.14%) Telecoms
14 25 (20.33%) Information Security Management
14 25 (20.33%) SC Cleared
15 24 (19.51%) TCP/IP
16 23 (18.70%) Risk Management
16 23 (18.70%) Data Protection
17 22 (17.89%) SIEM
17 22 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
18 21 (17.07%) SQL
18 21 (17.07%) Data Centre
19 20 (16.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 20 (16.26%) Banking
19 20 (16.26%) Security Architecture
20 19 (15.45%) UNIX
21 17 (13.82%) Perl
22 16 (13.01%) Ruby
22 16 (13.01%) Data Protection Act

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (4.07%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.63%) IaaS
2 2 (1.63%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (47.97%) Firewall
2 24 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (11.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (10.57%) FCoE
5 13 (10.57%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (10.57%) SAN
5 13 (10.57%) Ethernet
6 12 (9.76%) Network Security
6 12 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (4.07%) Internet
8 4 (3.25%) Broadband
9 3 (2.44%) WAN
9 3 (2.44%) MPLS
9 3 (2.44%) OSPF
9 3 (2.44%) BGP
9 3 (2.44%) DNS
9 3 (2.44%) Unified Communications
9 3 (2.44%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.63%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.88%) Big Data
4 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) MySQL
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (31.71%) Finance
2 26 (21.14%) Telecoms
3 20 (16.26%) Banking
4 9 (7.32%) Legal
5 5 (4.07%) Advertising
5 5 (4.07%) Retail
6 4 (3.25%) Law
7 2 (1.63%) Military
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Consultant
1 29 (23.58%) Security Manager
2 20 (16.26%) Security Engineer
3 18 (14.63%) Security Consultant
4 17 (13.82%) Information Manager
5 16 (13.01%) Information Security Manager
6 11 (8.94%) Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Security Specialist
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (6.50%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Senior Manager
9 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Senior Security Consultant
10 6 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Technical Security Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.50%) Regular Expression
2 7 (5.69%) ODBC
3 3 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Spring
4 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.81%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.81%) HTML
4 1 (0.81%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) J2EE
4 1 (0.81%) CSS
4 1 (0.81%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.39%) Management Information System
2 21 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 16 (13.01%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (10.57%) FlexPod
4 13 (10.57%) e-Health
5 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (5.69%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.25%) CESG
8 4 (3.25%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (37.40%) Windows
2 42 (34.15%) Linux
3 19 (15.45%) UNIX
4 13 (10.57%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (53.66%) Information Security
2 34 (27.64%) Cyber Security
3 32 (26.02%) ITIL
4 29 (23.58%) Security Management
5 25 (20.33%) Information Security Management
6 23 (18.70%) Risk Management
6 23 (18.70%) Data Protection
7 22 (17.89%) SIEM
7 22 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
8 20 (16.26%) Security Architecture
9 16 (13.01%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (12.20%) ISMS
10 15 (12.20%) BCP
11 14 (11.38%) Service Management
11 14 (11.38%) Mentoring
12 13 (10.57%) Coaching
12 13 (10.57%) Project Management
12 13 (10.57%) Incident Management
13 12 (9.76%) Change Management
14 10 (8.13%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 17 (13.82%) Perl
3 16 (13.01%) PHP
3 16 (13.01%) Python
3 16 (13.01%) Ruby
4 10 (8.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (42.28%) CISSP
2 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
3 25 (20.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.38%) CISA
4 14 (11.38%) CISM
5 13 (10.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (8.94%) Degree
7 11 (8.94%) PCI QSA
8 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (7.32%) MCSE
9 8 (6.50%) MCITP
10 5 (4.07%) CCIE
10 5 (4.07%) CCNP
11 4 (3.25%) CCNA
11 4 (3.25%) MBCS
11 4 (3.25%) CISMP
11 4 (3.25%) CITP
11 4 (3.25%) OSCP
11 4 (3.25%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (64.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (16.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (13.01%) SLA
4 11 (8.94%) HIPAA
5 10 (8.13%) BS25999
6 8 (6.50%) GPG13
7 3 (2.44%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.81%) FISMA
8 1 (0.81%) COSO
8 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.81%) COBIT
8 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 12 (9.76%) vSphere
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Cisco
2 15 (12.20%) IBM
2 15 (12.20%) CA
3 13 (10.57%) Juniper
4 11 (8.94%) NetApp
5 9 (7.32%) VMware
6 8 (6.50%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.69%) McAfee
8 6 (4.88%) Splunk
9 5 (4.07%) LogLogic
10 3 (2.44%) Cyber-Ark
10 3 (2.44%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.63%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.81%) Qualys
12 1 (0.81%) F5
12 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.81%) Huawei
12 1 (0.81%) HP
12 1 (0.81%) Symantec
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 28 days ago