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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 105 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.73% 0.28% 1.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.53% 2.75% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £42,500 £68,000
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
235 182 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.15% 10.04% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 166 117 148
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,800 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
(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 +3 11 £45,000 +5.88%
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Network Security
3 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) Information Security
5 7 (28.00%) Marketing
5 7 (28.00%) Product Management
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) ISO 14001
6 5 (20.00%) Security Management
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.00%) Firewall
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
8 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (12.00%) WAN
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) Network Security
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) MPLS
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.00%) Automotive
4 3 (12.00%) Law
4 3 (12.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Head of Security
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Business Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Compliance Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Information Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Security Officer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) Product Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Security Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 5 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.00%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Juniper
3 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire