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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - - 97
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%

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
102 206 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.12% 14.63% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 188 173
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) OWASP
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) CGI
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
3 3 (42.86%) Fintech
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (14.29%) Chief Information Security Officer
4 1 (14.29%) Chief Security Officer
4 1 (14.29%) CIO
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CGI
1 6 (85.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
1 3 (42.86%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OWASP
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Secure Coding
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle