The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 108 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 8 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.46% 1.09% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.64% 13.74% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
Average salary £45,000 £38,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
220 131 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.75% 7.97% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 161 101 108
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
Cambridgeshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) SLA
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
3 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) MS Office
4 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) Chip and PIN
4 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
4 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
4 4 (21.05%) Military
4 4 (21.05%) Information Management
4 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
4 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
6 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Aerospace
2 4 (21.05%) Military
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) French Language
2 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 4 (21.05%) Italian Language
2 4 (21.05%) Spanish Language
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Security Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Information Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Information Management
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) Communications Security
3 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
3 4 (21.05%) SIEM
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) BCP
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SSCP
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) GIAC
2 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
2 6 (31.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (21.05%) Symantec
2 4 (21.05%) Sourcefire
2 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
2 4 (21.05%) Qualys
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) Red Gate