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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 265 275 275
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 26 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.46% 4.20% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 46
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £79,500 £67,500
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
1056 1191 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.17% 10.28% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 852 996 1049
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £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 September 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 September 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 58 (65.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (64.77%) Information Security
3 47 (53.41%) Finance
4 40 (45.45%) CISSP
5 36 (40.91%) ITIL
6 34 (38.64%) CISM
7 22 (25.00%) CISA
8 21 (23.86%) COBIT
9 19 (21.59%) Firewall
10 18 (20.45%) Management Information System
11 17 (19.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 15 (17.05%) Windows
12 15 (17.05%) Business Continuity
12 15 (17.05%) Vulnerability Management
12 15 (17.05%) WorldPay
13 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
13 14 (15.91%) Network Security
13 14 (15.91%) Linux
13 14 (15.91%) Risk Management
14 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.64%) Data Protection
15 11 (12.50%) Degree
15 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 11 (12.50%) Oracle
15 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
15 11 (12.50%) SIEM
16 10 (11.36%) BCP
16 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (10.23%) Apache
2 6 (6.82%) IIS
3 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.14%) Jetty
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.14%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.14%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
2 5 (5.68%) MS Project
2 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) PaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.59%) Firewall
2 14 (15.91%) Network Security
3 9 (10.23%) Internet
4 7 (7.95%) VPN
5 6 (6.82%) MPLS
5 6 (6.82%) SAN
5 6 (6.82%) VLAN
6 5 (5.68%) VPLS
6 5 (5.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.68%) OSPF
6 5 (5.68%) BGP
6 5 (5.68%) SSL
7 4 (4.55%) WAN
7 4 (4.55%) IPsec
7 4 (4.55%) OpenVPN
8 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 47 (53.41%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Marketing
3 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
4 8 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 8 (9.09%) Electronics
5 6 (6.82%) Banking
6 5 (5.68%) Legal
6 5 (5.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Security Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Information Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
6 6 (6.82%) Senior Security Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) Information Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Security Specialist
7 5 (5.68%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Risk Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Network Manager
8 4 (4.55%) IT Risk Manager
8 4 (4.55%) IT Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
1 1 (1.14%) Web Services
1 1 (1.14%) Java EE
1 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Management Information System
2 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.09%) DTV
5 7 (7.95%) PKI
6 5 (5.68%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (5.68%) Cryptography
6 5 (5.68%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (3.41%) CESG
8 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.27%) Clustering
8 2 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (2.27%) RMADS
8 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (1.14%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.14%) BYOD
9 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 14 (15.91%) Linux
3 10 (11.36%) UNIX
4 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (4.55%) Debian
7 3 (3.41%) Solaris
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) CentOS
9 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.77%) Information Security
2 36 (40.91%) ITIL
3 15 (17.05%) Business Continuity
3 15 (17.05%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (15.91%) Risk Management
5 12 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 11 (12.50%) SIEM
6 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.36%) BCP
7 10 (11.36%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.23%) Security Architecture
8 9 (10.23%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Business Continuity Planning
9 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.09%) ITIL V3
9 8 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 8 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.09%) Java
2 4 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) C++
4 1 (1.14%) Python
4 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.14%) Perl
4 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (45.45%) CISSP
2 34 (38.64%) CISM
3 22 (25.00%) CISA
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (12.50%) Degree
6 8 (9.09%) CCIE
7 7 (7.95%) CCNA
8 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (5.68%) CCSA
9 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.55%) CCNP
9 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.41%) PCI QSA
10 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.41%) CEH
11 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.27%) CCDP
11 2 (2.27%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.27%) CRISC
12 1 (1.14%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (65.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (23.86%) COBIT
3 17 (19.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (5.68%) ISO 9001
5 4 (4.55%) QA
6 2 (2.27%) GCP
7 1 (1.14%) SLA
7 1 (1.14%) COSO
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) Squid
3 3 (3.41%) Snort
3 3 (3.41%) vCloud
3 3 (3.41%) iptables
4 2 (2.27%) pfSense
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.14%) OpenSSH
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.14%) KVM
5 1 (1.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Puppet
2 4 (4.55%) Nessus
3 3 (3.41%) OSSEC
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.14%) Cacti
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) WorldPay
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle
4 10 (11.36%) Cisco
4 10 (11.36%) VMware
5 9 (10.23%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.23%) Juniper
6 8 (9.09%) SAP
7 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
7 7 (7.95%) Sourcefire
8 6 (6.82%) Symantec
9 4 (4.55%) CA
9 4 (4.55%) AppSense
9 4 (4.55%) Qualys
9 4 (4.55%) F5
9 4 (4.55%) Splunk
9 4 (4.55%) FireEye
9 4 (4.55%) Websense
10 2 (2.27%) HP
10 2 (2.27%) Remedy
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Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago