The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 281 271 311
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 51 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.54% 4.02% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 22
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1439 1120 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.41% 9.55% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 982 1053
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PCI DSS
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 60 (62.50%) Information Security
2 54 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (31.25%) Linux
3 30 (31.25%) CISSP
4 25 (26.04%) Windows
4 25 (26.04%) CISM
5 24 (25.00%) Firewall
5 24 (25.00%) ITIL
6 22 (22.92%) UNIX
7 19 (19.79%) Finance
8 16 (16.67%) DNS
8 16 (16.67%) Degree
8 16 (16.67%) COBIT
9 15 (15.63%) Security Management
10 14 (14.58%) Information Security Management
10 14 (14.58%) Apache
10 14 (14.58%) Java
11 13 (13.54%) Debian
11 13 (13.54%) CISA
11 13 (13.54%) Puppet
12 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
12 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 12 (12.50%) Oracle
12 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.46%) SSL
13 11 (11.46%) Banking
14 10 (10.42%) Network Security
14 10 (10.42%) CA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 14 (14.58%) Apache
2 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.25%) IIS
3 6 (6.25%) GlassFish
3 6 (6.25%) Jetty
3 6 (6.25%) nginx
4 5 (5.21%) Confluence
5 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) Firewall
2 16 (16.67%) DNS
3 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.46%) SSL
5 10 (10.42%) VPN
5 10 (10.42%) Network Security
6 9 (9.38%) SNMP
7 8 (8.33%) IPsec
8 6 (6.25%) IMAP
8 6 (6.25%) OpenVPN
9 5 (5.21%) SMTP
10 4 (4.17%) LAN
10 4 (4.17%) WAN
10 4 (4.17%) SAN
10 4 (4.17%) OSPF
10 4 (4.17%) BGP
10 4 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.08%) HSRP
12 2 (2.08%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) MySQL
2 7 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.04%) OLAP
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Subversion
2 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 5 (5.21%) JIRA
4 2 (2.08%) Selenium
4 2 (2.08%) Hudson
4 2 (2.08%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.08%) Maven
4 2 (2.08%) Ant
4 2 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.04%) Trac
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Local Government
4 6 (6.25%) Games
5 5 (5.21%) Law
6 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.13%) Marketing
8 2 (2.08%) Back Office
8 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.08%) Legal
8 2 (2.08%) Advertising
8 2 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (13.54%) Consultant
2 12 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 11 (11.46%) Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Security Analyst
4 10 (10.42%) Information Security Consultant
5 9 (9.38%) Security Manager
5 9 (9.38%) Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Security Advisor
7 5 (5.21%) Information Security Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Information Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) IT Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Security Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Security Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Risk Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (3.13%) JSON
2 3 (3.13%) Django
2 3 (3.13%) RESTful
2 3 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.08%) .NET
3 2 (2.08%) JSP
3 2 (2.08%) SOAP
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) JMX
3 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.08%) Spring
3 2 (2.08%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (2.08%) REST
3 2 (2.08%) Grails
3 2 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) MDX
4 1 (1.04%) Java SE
4 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.33%) CESG
2 8 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 8 (8.33%) RMADS
3 6 (6.25%) Open Source
3 6 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) Online Games
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.04%) Equities
6 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Linux
2 25 (26.04%) Windows
3 22 (22.92%) UNIX
4 13 (13.54%) Debian
5 9 (9.38%) CentOS
6 6 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.21%) Solaris
7 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.04%) Android
9 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Information Security
2 24 (25.00%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Security Management
4 14 (14.58%) Information Security Management
5 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (7.29%) Service Management
9 7 (7.29%) SIEM
9 7 (7.29%) Cyber Security
10 6 (6.25%) High Availability
10 6 (6.25%) ISMS
10 6 (6.25%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.25%) Load Balancing
10 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) Java
2 10 (10.42%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) Python
3 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.29%) Perl
5 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.04%) PHP
6 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.04%) AWK
6 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) CISSP
2 25 (26.04%) CISM
3 16 (16.67%) Degree
4 13 (13.54%) CISA
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.13%) PCI QSA
6 3 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.08%) GIAC
7 2 (2.08%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.08%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.08%) CRISC
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (2.08%) CCSP
7 2 (2.08%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) ISEB
8 1 (1.04%) PMP
8 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (16.67%) COBIT
3 5 (5.21%) QA
4 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) NFS
1 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.25%) FreeRADIUS
2 5 (5.21%) KVM
3 4 (4.17%) vSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Squid
5 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) Puppet
2 8 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 8 (8.33%) Nagios
2 8 (8.33%) ZABBIX
2 8 (8.33%) Cacti
3 5 (5.21%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Oracle
1 12 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 10 (10.42%) CA
3 8 (8.33%) VMware
4 7 (7.29%) Splunk
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco
5 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.17%) Juniper
6 4 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (4.17%) McAfee
7 2 (2.08%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.08%) Vyatta
7 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix
8 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.04%) Sophos
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Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + superb career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago