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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 281 270 280
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 37 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.50% 4.39% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 56 51
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £68,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
1057 1297 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.48% 10.64% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1158 1171
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 49 (52.13%) Information Security
2 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (34.04%) Finance
4 28 (29.79%) Degree
5 22 (23.40%) Management Information System
5 22 (23.40%) Project Management
6 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
6 20 (21.28%) CISSP
7 18 (19.15%) ITIL
8 17 (18.09%) Windows
9 16 (17.02%) Linux
10 14 (14.89%) Cyber Security
10 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (13.83%) Business Continuity
11 13 (13.83%) VMware
12 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.70%) SQL
13 11 (11.70%) Service Delivery
13 11 (11.70%) Firewall
13 11 (11.70%) Security Management
13 11 (11.70%) SIEM
14 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
14 10 (10.64%) Puppet
15 9 (9.57%) ISMS
15 9 (9.57%) Information Security Management
15 9 (9.57%) Service Management
15 9 (9.57%) CISA
15 9 (9.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (9.57%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (9.57%) IIS
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Firewall
2 9 (9.57%) LAN
2 9 (9.57%) DNS
3 8 (8.51%) Internet
4 7 (7.45%) SAN
4 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.45%) WAN
5 6 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (6.38%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.38%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (5.32%) Wireless
7 4 (4.26%) Network Security
8 3 (3.19%) VLAN
8 3 (3.19%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.19%) MPLS
8 3 (3.19%) OSPF
8 3 (3.19%) BGP
8 3 (3.19%) WLAN
9 2 (2.13%) SNMP
9 2 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.19%) MySQL
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.06%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Subversion
1 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
2 8 (8.51%) Retail
3 7 (7.45%) Advertising
3 7 (7.45%) Games
4 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.26%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Law
5 2 (2.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (14.89%) Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) Analyst
3 12 (12.77%) Security Consultant
3 12 (12.77%) Administrator
3 12 (12.77%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Security Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Information Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Junior
8 4 (4.26%) Information Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) XSLT
2 4 (4.26%) XHTML
2 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.26%) WCF
2 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) HTML5
3 1 (1.06%) OAuth
3 1 (1.06%) RESTful
3 1 (1.06%) JSON
3 1 (1.06%) SAML
3 1 (1.06%) JSP
3 1 (1.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Management Information System
2 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.45%) EPoS
5 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.19%) Open Source
6 3 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.19%) Tandem
7 2 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.06%) Social Media
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.06%) CESG
8 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.06%) Online Games
8 1 (1.06%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Solaris
4 8 (8.51%) UNIX
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.32%) Debian
7 2 (2.13%) SELinux
8 1 (1.06%) Android
8 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Information Security
2 22 (23.40%) Project Management
3 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
4 18 (19.15%) ITIL
5 14 (14.89%) Cyber Security
6 13 (13.83%) Business Continuity
7 12 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.70%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.70%) Security Management
8 11 (11.70%) SIEM
9 9 (9.57%) ISMS
9 9 (9.57%) Service Management
9 9 (9.57%) Information Security Management
9 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.57%) Line Management
10 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity Management
10 8 (8.51%) Security Architecture
11 7 (7.45%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) Perl
3 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.26%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.06%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Degree
2 20 (21.28%) CISSP
3 9 (9.57%) CISA
4 6 (6.38%) CISM
5 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.26%) CCNA
7 3 (3.19%) CCIE
8 2 (2.13%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.13%) CEH
8 2 (2.13%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) GPEN
9 1 (1.06%) OSCP
9 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.06%) MBA
9 1 (1.06%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (48.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (8.51%) COBIT
4 2 (2.13%) QA
4 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.13%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.06%) Basel II
5 1 (1.06%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (7.45%) vSphere
2 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) Puppet
2 6 (6.38%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.13%) OSSEC
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) VMware
2 9 (9.57%) HP
2 9 (9.57%) Juniper
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.38%) LANDesk
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) Polycom
7 4 (4.26%) Splunk
8 3 (3.19%) F5
9 2 (2.13%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.13%) Aruba
9 2 (2.13%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.13%) Sourcefire
10 1 (1.06%) Brocade
10 1 (1.06%) Apple
10 1 (1.06%) Nokia
10 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum (OTE) + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 27 days ago