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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 279 281 283
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 41 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.61% 3.72% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 52
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
1135 1211 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.86% 10.24% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1085 1214
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 56 (52.34%) Information Security
2 51 (47.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (32.71%) Finance
4 31 (28.97%) Degree
5 24 (22.43%) Management Information System
5 24 (22.43%) Windows
6 23 (21.50%) Linux
7 21 (19.63%) Project Management
8 19 (17.76%) Risk Management
9 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (15.89%) Cyber Security
11 16 (14.95%) SIEM
11 16 (14.95%) ITIL
11 16 (14.95%) SQL
11 16 (14.95%) CISSP
11 16 (14.95%) Business Continuity
12 14 (13.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (13.08%) Firewall
12 14 (13.08%) VMware
13 13 (12.15%) Security Management
13 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
14 12 (11.21%) UNIX
14 12 (11.21%) Information Security Management
14 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
14 12 (11.21%) ISMS
14 12 (11.21%) Line Management
15 11 (10.28%) Business Continuity Management
15 11 (10.28%) DNS
15 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
16 10 (9.35%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (7.48%) IIS
2 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) Jetty
4 2 (1.87%) Confluence
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) Firewall
2 11 (10.28%) DNS
3 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.35%) LAN
4 8 (7.48%) WAN
4 8 (7.48%) SAN
5 7 (6.54%) Wireless
5 7 (6.54%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (6.54%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.61%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (5.61%) Internet
7 5 (4.67%) OSPF
7 5 (4.67%) BGP
7 5 (4.67%) VLAN
8 4 (3.74%) VPN
8 4 (3.74%) SNMP
8 4 (3.74%) DHCP
8 4 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.80%) WLAN
9 3 (2.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Subversion
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Hudson
3 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Ant
3 1 (0.93%) JUnit
General
1 35 (32.71%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Retail
4 8 (7.48%) Advertising
4 8 (7.48%) Games
5 5 (4.67%) Marketing
6 3 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.80%) Back Office
7 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (14.95%) Consultant
2 15 (14.02%) Security Consultant
3 14 (13.08%) Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Security Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.48%) Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Service Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Information Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.61%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) .NET
2 4 (3.74%) XSLT
2 4 (3.74%) XHTML
2 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.74%) HTML
2 4 (3.74%) WCF
2 4 (3.74%) HTML5
3 2 (1.87%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) JSON
3 2 (1.87%) JSP
3 2 (1.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) JMX
4 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.93%) Spring
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (0.93%) Java EE
4 1 (0.93%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Management Information System
2 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.54%) EPoS
5 4 (3.74%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.80%) Open Source
6 3 (2.80%) Tandem
7 2 (1.87%) Online Games
7 2 (1.87%) PKI
7 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.93%) RMADS
8 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.93%) Equities
8 1 (0.93%) Social Media
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 12 (11.21%) UNIX
4 7 (6.54%) Solaris
4 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.54%) Debian
4 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.87%) SELinux
6 2 (1.87%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) Android
7 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.34%) Information Security
2 21 (19.63%) Project Management
3 19 (17.76%) Risk Management
4 17 (15.89%) Cyber Security
5 16 (14.95%) SIEM
5 16 (14.95%) Business Continuity
5 16 (14.95%) ITIL
6 14 (13.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.15%) Security Management
8 12 (11.21%) Information Security Management
8 12 (11.21%) Line Management
8 12 (11.21%) ISMS
9 11 (10.28%) Business Continuity Management
10 10 (9.35%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.35%) DRM
11 9 (8.41%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.54%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.95%) SQL
2 9 (8.41%) Java
3 5 (4.67%) Perl
3 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.74%) C#
4 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Degree
2 16 (14.95%) CISSP
3 8 (7.48%) CISA
4 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.61%) CCNA
5 6 (5.61%) CISM
6 3 (2.80%) CCIE
7 2 (1.87%) PCI QSA
7 2 (1.87%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) GPEN
8 1 (0.93%) OSCP
8 1 (0.93%) MCITP
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.93%) MBA
8 1 (0.93%) GIAC
8 1 (0.93%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (47.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.54%) COBIT
3 6 (5.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.87%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.87%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.87%) Snort
3 2 (1.87%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Puppet
2 7 (6.54%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.74%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.87%) Nagios
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.87%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.87%) Cacti
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.87%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) VMware
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.35%) HP
3 10 (9.35%) Juniper
4 8 (7.48%) Cisco
5 7 (6.54%) LANDesk
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle
6 6 (5.61%) Splunk
7 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.74%) Polycom
8 4 (3.74%) McAfee
8 4 (3.74%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (2.80%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.87%) Vyatta
10 2 (1.87%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.87%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.87%) Aruba
10 2 (1.87%) F5
10 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.93%) Brocade
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago