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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 208 246 279
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +33
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 51 72 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.69% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.87% 6.32% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 35
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £82,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
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
869 1139 1187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.98% 10.95% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 734 992 1034
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 53 (72.60%) Information Security
2 50 (68.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (49.32%) Finance
4 34 (46.58%) CISSP
4 34 (46.58%) Firewall
5 33 (45.21%) CISM
6 24 (32.88%) Degree
7 23 (31.51%) Computer Science
7 23 (31.51%) Windows
8 21 (28.77%) COBIT
9 17 (23.29%) CISA
9 17 (23.29%) Network Security
10 16 (21.92%) ITIL
10 16 (21.92%) SQL
11 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
11 13 (17.81%) Database Security
12 12 (16.44%) VLAN
12 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (16.44%) Internet
13 11 (15.07%) Unix
13 11 (15.07%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
14 10 (13.70%) Cryptography
14 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (13.70%) Linux
15 9 (12.33%) Security Management
15 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (12.33%) SDLC
15 9 (12.33%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (12.33%) Threat Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.37%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (46.58%) Firewall
2 17 (23.29%) Network Security
3 12 (16.44%) Internet
3 12 (16.44%) VLAN
4 8 (10.96%) VPN
5 7 (9.59%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.48%) BGP
6 4 (5.48%) MPLS
6 4 (5.48%) OSPF
6 4 (5.48%) VPLS
7 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.74%) LAN
8 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.74%) WAN
9 1 (1.37%) SSH
9 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) MySQL
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.37%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 36 (49.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Publishing
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Analyst
2 18 (24.66%) Security Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Security Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Information Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Information Security Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Security Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) ETL Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Information Officer
7 4 (5.48%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Network Team Leader
7 4 (5.48%) Security Officer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) MDX
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.70%) Cryptography
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.33%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.48%) CESG
4 4 (5.48%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (4.11%) SCADA
5 3 (4.11%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Unix
3 10 (13.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) Information Security
2 16 (21.92%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) Database Security
3 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
4 11 (15.07%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (12.33%) SDLC
6 9 (12.33%) Security Management
6 9 (12.33%) Threat Analysis
7 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.96%) Data Management
7 8 (10.96%) Security Operations
7 8 (10.96%) SIEM
8 7 (9.59%) ETL
8 7 (9.59%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
9 6 (8.22%) ISMS
9 6 (8.22%) Security Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) C
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (46.58%) CISSP
2 33 (45.21%) CISM
3 24 (32.88%) Degree
4 17 (23.29%) CISA
5 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (10.96%) CCNP
6 8 (10.96%) MCITP
6 8 (10.96%) MCSE
6 8 (10.96%) MCTS
6 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (6.85%) CLAS
8 4 (5.48%) CCIE
8 4 (5.48%) CCNA
8 4 (5.48%) CCSA
8 4 (5.48%) CISMP
9 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.37%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.37%) CRISC
11 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (68.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (28.77%) COBIT
3 4 (5.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.74%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.37%) BS25999
5 1 (1.37%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nessus
2 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Cisco
2 4 (5.48%) CheckPoint
2 4 (5.48%) Juniper
2 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.37%) F5
4 1 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec
4 1 (1.37%) Tableau
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Salary: £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oliver James Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
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Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago