The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 127 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% 0.11% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.85% 1.10% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 11
Average salary £50,000 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
146 181 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.79% 9.92% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 129 159 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,750 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bristol region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Bristol

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Bristol

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (54.55%) Information Security
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) CISSP
4 9 (27.27%) Cisco
4 9 (27.27%) Windows
4 9 (27.27%) CISA
4 9 (27.27%) CISM
4 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 9 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (27.27%) Cyber Security
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) Project Management
6 7 (21.21%) Linux
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (21.21%) OWASP
6 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) Network Security
6 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
6 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (18.18%) COBIT
7 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (18.18%) BYOD
7 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
7 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
7 6 (18.18%) Internet
7 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (9.09%) Lync
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Network Security
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.06%) OSPF
4 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Consultant
1 9 (27.27%) Security Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Network Administrator
3 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Security Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Information Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
1 5 (15.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) BYOD
2 6 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (18.18%) Internet of Things
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
5 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Information Security
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
3 9 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 9 (27.27%) Information Assurance
3 9 (27.27%) Cyber Security
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.21%) OWASP
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.12%) BCP
8 4 (12.12%) Service Management
8 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.12%) ITSM
8 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
8 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (12.12%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) CISSP
2 9 (27.27%) CISA
2 9 (27.27%) CISM
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CRISC
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) PCI QSA
4 3 (9.09%) CEH
5 2 (6.06%) CCNP
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) XenApp
2 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Server
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nessus
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds