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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 114 118 137
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 8 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.48% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.35% 4.37% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
184 206 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.23% 10.99% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129 143 124
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £55,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -11 1 £67,500 +68.75%
Marlow - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) Product Management
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (20.00%) COBIT
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) GPEN
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (13.33%) CEH
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Head of Security
2 3 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacker
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
4 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Product Management
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CEH
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) GPEN
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Juniper
1 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint