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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 260 272 286
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 52 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.38% 4.46% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 47
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
1186 1188 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.13% 9.89% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1063 1232
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 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 (53.57%) Information Security
2 54 (48.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (35.71%) Finance
4 31 (27.68%) Degree
5 26 (23.21%) Windows
5 26 (23.21%) Linux
6 25 (22.32%) Management Information System
7 20 (17.86%) Project Management
8 19 (16.96%) Risk Management
8 19 (16.96%) CISSP
9 18 (16.07%) ITIL
10 17 (15.18%) SQL
10 17 (15.18%) SIEM
11 16 (14.29%) Cyber Security
11 16 (14.29%) Firewall
11 16 (14.29%) Business Continuity
12 15 (13.39%) VMware
12 15 (13.39%) Security Management
12 15 (13.39%) UNIX
12 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
13 14 (12.50%) Information Security Management
14 13 (11.61%) Banking
14 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (11.61%) DNS
15 12 (10.71%) Computer Science
15 12 (10.71%) ISMS
15 12 (10.71%) Puppet
16 11 (9.82%) Business Continuity Management
16 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
16 11 (9.82%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (8.93%) IIS
2 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.46%) Jetty
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.57%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.79%) nginx
5 2 (1.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) Firewall
2 13 (11.61%) DNS
3 11 (9.82%) LAN
4 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.04%) SAN
6 8 (7.14%) WAN
7 7 (6.25%) Wireless
7 7 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (6.25%) iSCSI
8 6 (5.36%) OpenLDAP
8 6 (5.36%) Internet
8 6 (5.36%) VPN
8 6 (5.36%) SNMP
9 5 (4.46%) SSL
9 5 (4.46%) OSPF
9 5 (4.46%) BGP
9 5 (4.46%) VLAN
9 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.57%) IPsec
10 4 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) MySQL
1 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.89%) Big Data
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.89%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Subversion
2 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (0.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Hudson
4 1 (0.89%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.89%) Maven
4 1 (0.89%) Ant
4 1 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (11.61%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Retail
4 8 (7.14%) Advertising
4 8 (7.14%) Games
5 5 (4.46%) Marketing
6 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.89%) Law
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (15.18%) Consultant
2 16 (14.29%) Analyst
3 15 (13.39%) Security Consultant
4 14 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 12 (10.71%) Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Architect
6 8 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.36%) Information Security Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Service Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Information Analyst
7 6 (5.36%) Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Information Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) XSLT
2 4 (3.57%) XHTML
2 4 (3.57%) WCF
2 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.57%) HTML
2 4 (3.57%) HTML5
3 3 (2.68%) Java EE
4 2 (1.79%) JSON
4 2 (1.79%) RESTful
4 2 (1.79%) JSP
4 2 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.89%) XML
5 1 (0.89%) SOAP
5 1 (0.89%) SAML
5 1 (0.89%) JMX
5 1 (0.89%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.89%) Spring
5 1 (0.89%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.89%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.25%) EPoS
4 5 (4.46%) Open Source
5 4 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.68%) Tandem
7 2 (1.79%) PKI
7 2 (1.79%) Online Games
7 2 (1.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Equities
8 1 (0.89%) NHS
8 1 (0.89%) RMADS
8 1 (0.89%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Windows
1 26 (23.21%) Linux
2 15 (13.39%) UNIX
3 9 (8.04%) Debian
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (6.25%) Solaris
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (1.79%) SELinux
7 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.89%) Android
8 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Information Security
2 20 (17.86%) Project Management
3 19 (16.96%) Risk Management
4 18 (16.07%) ITIL
5 17 (15.18%) SIEM
6 16 (14.29%) Cyber Security
6 16 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 15 (13.39%) Security Management
7 15 (13.39%) E-Commerce
8 14 (12.50%) Information Security Management
9 13 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (10.71%) ISMS
11 11 (9.82%) Business Continuity Management
12 10 (8.93%) DRM
13 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2
13 9 (8.04%) Configuration Management
13 9 (8.04%) Data Protection
14 7 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.18%) SQL
2 11 (9.82%) Java
3 7 (6.25%) Perl
3 7 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.57%) C#
4 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.79%) Python
5 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.89%) PHP
6 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.89%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 31 (27.68%) Degree
2 19 (16.96%) CISSP
3 9 (8.04%) CISA
4 8 (7.14%) CISM
5 7 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.36%) CCNA
7 3 (2.68%) CCIE
7 3 (2.68%) GIAC
8 2 (1.79%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.79%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.79%) CRISC
9 1 (0.89%) GPEN
9 1 (0.89%) OSCP
9 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) MCITP
9 1 (0.89%) CEH
9 1 (0.89%) MBA
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (48.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.93%) COBIT
3 6 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.68%) QA
5 2 (1.79%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.25%) vSphere
3 2 (1.79%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (1.79%) KVM
3 2 (1.79%) Snort
3 2 (1.79%) Squid
3 2 (1.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) Puppet
2 7 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
3 4 (3.57%) Cacti
3 4 (3.57%) Nagios
3 4 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.79%) OSSEC
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) VMware
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.93%) HP
3 10 (8.93%) Juniper
4 9 (8.04%) Cisco
5 7 (6.25%) Oracle
5 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.25%) LANDesk
6 6 (5.36%) Splunk
7 4 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (3.57%) Polycom
7 4 (3.57%) McAfee
8 3 (2.68%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.79%) Vyatta
9 2 (1.79%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.79%) Sourcefire
9 2 (1.79%) Aruba
9 2 (1.79%) F5
9 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.89%) Brocade
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Travel Card / 10% Bonus / Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago