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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 160 160 178
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 65 74 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 1.28% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.59% 12.40% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 39
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £41,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £66,000
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
757 597 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.16% 10.32% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 482 430 479
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,850 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -15 20 £44,000 -7.36%
Reading -1 19 £55,000 -4.34%
Newbury +9 9 £62,500 - 2
Bracknell -9 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Maidenhead -1 4 £57,500 +17.94%
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 70 (47.62%) ITIL
2 62 (42.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 60 (40.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (40.14%) Network Security
5 55 (37.41%) Cisco
5 55 (37.41%) Firewall
6 54 (36.73%) CISSP
7 52 (35.37%) Change Management
8 46 (31.29%) Windows
9 44 (29.93%) Finance
10 41 (27.89%) CISM
11 38 (25.85%) Information Security
12 36 (24.49%) Juniper
13 33 (22.45%) SQL
14 32 (21.77%) Data Security
15 30 (20.41%) DNS
15 30 (20.41%) CISA
15 30 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
16 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
16 29 (19.73%) F5
17 28 (19.05%) Linux
17 28 (19.05%) ServiceNow
18 27 (18.37%) Banking
19 26 (17.69%) VPN
19 26 (17.69%) CheckPoint
19 26 (17.69%) Telecoms
19 26 (17.69%) VMware ESXi
20 24 (16.33%) Service Management
21 23 (15.65%) DHCP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (13.61%) IIS
2 9 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Office
2 11 (7.48%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.65%) SaaS
2 3 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (40.14%) Network Security
2 55 (37.41%) Firewall
3 30 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
3 30 (20.41%) DNS
4 29 (19.73%) TCP/IP
5 26 (17.69%) VPN
6 23 (15.65%) DHCP
7 18 (12.24%) BGP
8 16 (10.88%) SSL
8 16 (10.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (10.20%) IPsec
10 12 (8.16%) OSPF
10 12 (8.16%) LAN
11 11 (7.48%) VoIP
11 11 (7.48%) Wireless
12 10 (6.80%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (6.80%) WAN
13 8 (5.44%) NetScreen
14 7 (4.76%) SAN
14 7 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) DB2
General
1 44 (29.93%) Finance
2 27 (18.37%) Banking
3 26 (17.69%) Telecoms
4 18 (12.24%) Retail
5 10 (6.80%) Games
6 8 (5.44%) Manufacturing
7 6 (4.08%) Marketing
8 3 (2.04%) Legal
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (25.17%) Consultant
2 34 (23.13%) Security Consultant
3 22 (14.97%) Network Engineer
4 16 (10.88%) Support Specialist
5 10 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (6.12%) Applications Support Specialist
6 9 (6.12%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.12%) Applications Specialist
7 8 (5.44%) Security Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Information Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
8 7 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Products Support Specialist
8 7 (4.76%) Product Specialist
9 6 (4.08%) Lead Network Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) Administrator
9 6 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.68%) JSP
2 1 (0.68%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.12%) Management Information System
1 9 (6.12%) CLARiiON
2 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.40%) Clustering
3 5 (3.40%) CESG
4 4 (2.72%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.04%) EPoS
6 2 (1.36%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.36%) e-Health
6 2 (1.36%) SecurID
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.29%) Windows
2 28 (19.05%) Linux
3 22 (14.97%) UNIX
4 8 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.40%) Solaris
6 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.04%) SUSE
8 2 (1.36%) Debian
8 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.62%) ITIL
2 52 (35.37%) Change Management
3 38 (25.85%) Information Security
4 32 (21.77%) Data Security
5 24 (16.33%) Service Management
6 21 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 19 (12.93%) PRINCE2
7 19 (12.93%) Risk Management
8 18 (12.24%) Project Management
8 18 (12.24%) SIEM
9 16 (10.88%) Security Architecture
10 15 (10.20%) Database Security
10 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (8.16%) Change Control
12 10 (6.80%) Network Management
13 9 (6.12%) Cyber Security
13 9 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (6.12%) Supplier Management
13 9 (6.12%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.45%) SQL
2 3 (2.04%) C
3 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (36.73%) CISSP
2 41 (27.89%) CISM
3 30 (20.41%) CISA
4 22 (14.97%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (11.56%) CCNP
5 17 (11.56%) PCI QSA
6 15 (10.20%) Degree
7 14 (9.52%) CCNA
8 12 (8.16%) Security Cleared
9 11 (7.48%) CRISC
9 11 (7.48%) CCSP
10 9 (6.12%) SC Cleared
10 9 (6.12%) JNCIA
11 7 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (4.08%) CCIE
13 5 (3.40%) CCDP
14 4 (2.72%) MCSE
14 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (2.04%) SSCP
15 3 (2.04%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (42.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 60 (40.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (15.65%) COBIT
4 7 (4.76%) GPG13
5 6 (4.08%) SLA
6 4 (2.72%) COSO
7 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.68%) QA
8 1 (0.68%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.68%) BS25999
System Software
1 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
2 26 (17.69%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (7.48%) ISA Server
4 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.72%) Snort
6 3 (2.04%) vSphere
7 2 (1.36%) Squid
8 1 (0.68%) Firmware
8 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (14.97%) SCCM
2 16 (10.88%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.68%) WSUS
5 1 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (37.41%) Cisco
2 36 (24.49%) Juniper
3 29 (19.73%) F5
4 28 (19.05%) ServiceNow
5 26 (17.69%) CheckPoint
6 22 (14.97%) Websense
7 14 (9.52%) EMC
8 13 (8.84%) McAfee
9 12 (8.16%) Oracle
10 10 (6.80%) Avaya
10 10 (6.80%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.12%) Sourcefire
12 8 (5.44%) VMware
13 7 (4.76%) IBM
13 7 (4.76%) Fortinet
14 4 (2.72%) HP
14 4 (2.72%) Dell
14 4 (2.72%) Blue Coat
14 4 (2.72%) CA
14 4 (2.72%) NetApp
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