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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 123 119 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.83% 3.87% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.94% +2.77%
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
261 181 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.47% 9.00% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 182 125 187
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -3 1 £57,500 +36.90%
Marlow - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Network Security
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (50.00%) Product Management
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Automotive
6 2 (14.29%) Law
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Mining

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (71.43%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 2 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Product Management
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCDP
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CEH
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Juniper
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet