The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 113 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.66% 3.07% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -12.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
212 163 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.19% 8.53% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 149 118 146
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,115 £24,050 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Milton Keynes -13 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Marlow - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Network Security
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) Marketing
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) Product Management
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) MPLS
6 3 (16.67%) COBIT
7 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) GPEN
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (11.11%) CEH
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) Security Management
8 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
8 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Marketing
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Automotive
5 1 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Head of Security
2 3 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacker
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Security Advisor
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Information Security
1 7 (38.89%) Product Management
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CEH
1 2 (11.11%) GPEN
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.56%) Fortinet