The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 105 120 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.17% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.66% 1.37% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £72,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
PCI DSS
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
152 219 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.97% 12.05% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 133 156 92
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Cambridge

PCI DSS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) SSCP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) SSCP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle