The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 79 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.12% 0.46% 1.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.59% 5.17% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
63 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.54% 8.92% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £21,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Cardiff

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (90.00%) Information Security
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) BYOD
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Internet of Things
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) BCP
3 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (40.00%) COBIT
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (40.00%) Internet of Things
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) BYOD
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) BCP
3 4 (40.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001