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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 245 277 279
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 58 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.88% 3.66% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 34
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £72,500 £70,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1188 1447 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.38% 11.53% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1222 970
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 84 (65.12%) Information Security
2 75 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (49.61%) CISSP
4 56 (43.41%) Finance
5 42 (32.56%) Firewall
6 39 (30.23%) CISM
7 37 (28.68%) ITIL
8 31 (24.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 29 (22.48%) Management Information System
10 29 (22.48%) COBIT
11 28 (21.71%) Security Management
11 28 (21.71%) CISA
12 26 (20.16%) Security Architecture
13 25 (19.38%) Information Security Management
13 25 (19.38%) Risk Management
14 23 (17.83%) VMware
14 23 (17.83%) Windows
15 22 (17.05%) Linux
15 22 (17.05%) Business Continuity
15 22 (17.05%) ISMS
16 21 (16.28%) SAN
17 20 (15.50%) Degree
17 20 (15.50%) Cyber Security
18 18 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
19 17 (13.18%) Network Security
19 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (12.40%) HP
20 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (11.63%) CRISC

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (6.20%) IIS
2 2 (1.55%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.78%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.78%) Jetty
3 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.78%) nginx
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Office
2 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) SaaS
2 2 (1.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (32.56%) Firewall
2 21 (16.28%) SAN
3 17 (13.18%) Network Security
4 15 (11.63%) WAN
4 15 (11.63%) VPN
5 13 (10.08%) MPLS
6 11 (8.53%) BGP
6 11 (8.53%) Wireless
7 10 (7.75%) EIGRP
7 10 (7.75%) VPLS
7 10 (7.75%) iSCSI
7 10 (7.75%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (7.75%) NetScaler
7 10 (7.75%) HSRP
8 8 (6.20%) Internet
9 6 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (3.88%) VLAN
11 4 (3.10%) OpenVPN
11 4 (3.10%) LAN
12 2 (1.55%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Subversion
1 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
General
1 56 (43.41%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Advertising
3 8 (6.20%) Legal
4 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.88%) Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 30 (23.26%) Analyst
2 25 (19.38%) Security Analyst
3 22 (17.05%) Security Manager
4 19 (14.73%) Information Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) Information Security Analyst
5 15 (11.63%) Information Security Manager
5 15 (11.63%) Information Manager
5 15 (11.63%) Security Officer
6 14 (10.85%) Consultant
7 12 (9.30%) Information Security Officer
8 9 (6.98%) Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.65%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Security Architect
11 4 (3.10%) Risk Consultant
11 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Security Specialist
11 4 (3.10%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) RESTful
2 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) Java EE
3 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.78%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.48%) Management Information System
2 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.98%) PKI
4 7 (5.43%) Cryptography
5 6 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.10%) User Experience
6 4 (3.10%) W3C
7 3 (2.33%) CESG
7 3 (2.33%) Open Source
7 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (1.55%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.55%) DTV
9 1 (0.78%) Clustering
9 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Windows
2 22 (17.05%) Linux
3 8 (6.20%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.78%) Debian
4 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.78%) CentOS
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (65.12%) Information Security
2 37 (28.68%) ITIL
3 31 (24.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (21.71%) Security Management
5 26 (20.16%) Security Architecture
6 25 (19.38%) Information Security Management
6 25 (19.38%) Risk Management
7 22 (17.05%) Business Continuity
7 22 (17.05%) ISMS
8 20 (15.50%) Cyber Security
9 18 (13.95%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (11.63%) Information Assurance
11 13 (10.08%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.08%) Data Protection
11 13 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (9.30%) Load Balancing
12 12 (9.30%) E-Discovery
13 10 (7.75%) Business Continuity Management
14 9 (6.98%) Line Management
14 9 (6.98%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.98%) Java
2 6 (4.65%) SQL
3 4 (3.10%) C#
4 1 (0.78%) C++
4 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.78%) Perl
4 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.78%) Python
4 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (49.61%) CISSP
2 39 (30.23%) CISM
3 28 (21.71%) CISA
4 20 (15.50%) Degree
5 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (11.63%) CRISC
6 15 (11.63%) CCNA
7 13 (10.08%) CCNP
8 9 (6.98%) CCIE
9 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (3.88%) CEH
9 5 (3.88%) PCI QSA
10 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.55%) CCDP
11 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.78%) PMP
12 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.78%) CCSP
12 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (58.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (23.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 29 (22.48%) COBIT
4 6 (4.65%) QA
5 5 (3.88%) ISO 9001
6 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (2.33%) SLA
6 3 (2.33%) BS7799
7 2 (1.55%) HIPAA
7 2 (1.55%) Basel II
8 1 (0.78%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.33%) Snort
3 3 (2.33%) vCloud
4 2 (1.55%) pfSense
4 2 (1.55%) vSphere
4 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.55%) XenServer
5 1 (0.78%) NFS
5 1 (0.78%) Xen
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.78%) KVM
5 1 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (3.10%) Nessus
3 3 (2.33%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.78%) Cacti
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Puppet
4 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) VMware
2 16 (12.40%) HP
3 15 (11.63%) Cisco
4 14 (10.85%) WorldPay
5 12 (9.30%) Citrix
6 10 (7.75%) SolarWinds
7 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.65%) Sourcefire
8 6 (4.65%) Remedy
8 6 (4.65%) Juniper
9 4 (3.10%) Oracle
9 4 (3.10%) CA
10 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.33%) Symantec
11 2 (1.55%) Splunk
11 2 (1.55%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.55%) F5
11 2 (1.55%) Qualys
11 2 (1.55%) AppSense
11 2 (1.55%) McAfee
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 70K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago