The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 234 271 264
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 77 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.46% 3.79% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 60 37 24
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £68,500 £63,050
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
PCI DSS
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1032 1134 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.02% 10.94% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1004 886
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the City of London

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the City of London

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 78 (70.27%) Information Security
2 54 (48.65%) CISSP
3 53 (47.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (36.94%) Finance
5 40 (36.04%) Firewall
6 31 (27.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (26.13%) COBIT
8 26 (23.42%) Security Architecture
9 25 (22.52%) Cyber Security
10 24 (21.62%) CISM
10 24 (21.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 24 (21.62%) ITIL
11 23 (20.72%) Management Information System
11 23 (20.72%) Risk Management
11 23 (20.72%) Information Assurance
12 22 (19.82%) Degree
12 22 (19.82%) Security Management
12 22 (19.82%) Linux
13 19 (17.12%) Windows
13 19 (17.12%) CISA
14 18 (16.22%) Business Continuity
14 18 (16.22%) WAN
15 17 (15.32%) HP
15 17 (15.32%) Information Security Management
15 17 (15.32%) VMware
15 17 (15.32%) Network Security
15 17 (15.32%) ISMS
16 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
16 16 (14.41%) SAN
17 14 (12.61%) iSCSI

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.21%) IIS
2 2 (1.80%) Jetty
2 2 (1.80%) Commerce Server
2 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Office
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.04%) Firewall
2 18 (16.22%) WAN
3 17 (15.32%) Network Security
4 16 (14.41%) SAN
5 14 (12.61%) iSCSI
6 12 (10.81%) VPN
6 12 (10.81%) MPLS
7 11 (9.91%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (9.91%) VPLS
7 11 (9.91%) NetScaler
7 11 (9.91%) HSRP
7 11 (9.91%) Wireless
7 11 (9.91%) BGP
7 11 (9.91%) EIGRP
8 8 (7.21%) Internet
9 7 (6.31%) LAN
10 2 (1.80%) VLAN
10 2 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.90%) DNS
11 1 (0.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.80%) MySQL
General
1 41 (36.94%) Finance
2 12 (10.81%) Advertising
3 8 (7.21%) Legal
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) iGaming
6 2 (1.80%) Law
6 2 (1.80%) Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Analyst
2 30 (27.03%) Security Analyst
3 26 (23.42%) Information Analyst
3 26 (23.42%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (15.32%) Security Manager
5 13 (11.71%) Security Officer
6 12 (10.81%) Consultant
7 10 (9.01%) Information Security Officer
8 9 (8.11%) Architect
9 8 (7.21%) Information Manager
9 8 (7.21%) Information Security Manager
10 7 (6.31%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (6.31%) Security Architect
10 7 (6.31%) Security Risk Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.41%) Network Consultant
12 4 (3.60%) Security Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.60%) Head of Security
12 4 (3.60%) Information Assurance Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
1 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.90%) JSP
1 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.90%) RESTful
1 1 (0.90%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.50%) Open Source
5 4 (3.60%) PKI
6 3 (2.70%) W3C
6 3 (2.70%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.70%) CESG
6 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.90%) RMADS
8 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.90%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.90%) Online Games
8 1 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Linux
2 19 (17.12%) Windows
3 7 (6.31%) UNIX
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (70.27%) Information Security
2 31 (27.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (23.42%) Security Architecture
4 25 (22.52%) Cyber Security
5 24 (21.62%) ITIL
6 23 (20.72%) Risk Management
6 23 (20.72%) Information Assurance
7 22 (19.82%) Security Management
8 18 (16.22%) Business Continuity
9 17 (15.32%) Information Security Management
9 17 (15.32%) ISMS
10 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
11 13 (11.71%) Load Balancing
12 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.81%) Incident Management
12 12 (10.81%) E-Discovery
13 10 (9.01%) Service Delivery
13 10 (9.01%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (8.11%) Data Security
15 7 (6.31%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) Java
2 6 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (0.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (48.65%) CISSP
2 24 (21.62%) CISM
3 22 (19.82%) Degree
4 19 (17.12%) CISA
5 14 (12.61%) CRISC
6 12 (10.81%) CCNA
6 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (9.91%) CCNP
8 6 (5.41%) CCIE
9 4 (3.60%) PCI QSA
9 4 (3.60%) CEH
10 3 (2.70%) MBA
11 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.90%) SSCP
12 1 (0.90%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.90%) ISSEP
12 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (47.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (26.13%) COBIT
3 24 (21.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.50%) Basel II
4 5 (4.50%) HIPAA
5 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.70%) BS7799
5 3 (2.70%) QA
6 2 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) XenServer
2 2 (1.80%) vSphere
2 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (2.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.90%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) HP
1 17 (15.32%) VMware
2 13 (11.71%) Citrix
3 12 (10.81%) Cisco
4 11 (9.91%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.50%) Juniper
6 4 (3.60%) ArcSight
6 4 (3.60%) Remedy
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle
7 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.70%) Splunk
8 2 (1.80%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.90%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.90%) F5
9 1 (0.90%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.90%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
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