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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 95 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 1.26% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.85% 10.00% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 15
Average salary £44,500 £45,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.19% -6.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £45,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
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
135 190 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.07% 12.58% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119 166 200
Average salary £43,900 £43,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.09% +13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,425 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (67.86%) CISSP
1 19 (67.86%) Information Security
1 19 (67.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
3 17 (60.71%) Firewall
4 14 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (46.43%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) Wireless
7 10 (35.71%) CISM
8 9 (32.14%) SSCP
8 9 (32.14%) LAN
8 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) VMware
9 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
9 8 (28.57%) Cisco
9 8 (28.57%) CCNA
9 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 8 (28.57%) HP
9 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (28.57%) Juniper
9 8 (28.57%) MPLS
10 7 (25.00%) Security Management
11 6 (21.43%) CISA
11 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
12 5 (17.86%) Windows
13 4 (14.29%) DHCP
13 4 (14.29%) Ethernet

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 17 (60.71%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) Wireless
4 9 (32.14%) LAN
5 8 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) SNMP
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) BGP
6 4 (14.29%) VLAN
6 4 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 4 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (14.29%) Junos
7 3 (10.71%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security
8 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Ant
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Security Analyst
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Security Officer
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Officer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Information Security
2 18 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (25.00%) Security Management
6 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
7 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Network Management
8 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.57%) SIEM
9 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) SSCP
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 8 (28.57%) CCNA
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (21.43%) CISA
6 4 (14.29%) CCIE
6 4 (14.29%) JNCIA
6 4 (14.29%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) VMware
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
1 8 (28.57%) HP
1 8 (28.57%) Juniper
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 4 (14.29%) Polycom
2 4 (14.29%) Aruba
2 4 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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