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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 259 293 273
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 55 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.85% 2.37% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 31
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £46,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £71,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1133 1267 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.89% 11.33% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1078 940
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 97 (72.39%) Information Security
2 72 (53.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (51.49%) CISSP
4 50 (37.31%) Finance
5 49 (36.57%) Firewall
6 36 (26.87%) CISM
7 34 (25.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (23.88%) ITIL
8 32 (23.88%) COBIT
9 30 (22.39%) Security Management
9 30 (22.39%) Management Information System
10 29 (21.64%) Risk Management
10 29 (21.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (20.15%) Security Architecture
12 26 (19.40%) Information Security Management
13 25 (18.66%) Linux
14 24 (17.91%) CISA
14 24 (17.91%) Cyber Security
15 23 (17.16%) Degree
15 23 (17.16%) ISMS
15 23 (17.16%) Information Assurance
16 22 (16.42%) Windows
17 21 (15.67%) SAN
17 21 (15.67%) Business Continuity
18 20 (14.93%) VMware
19 18 (13.43%) Network Security
20 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
20 17 (12.69%) HP
20 17 (12.69%) WAN
21 16 (11.94%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (5.22%) IIS
2 2 (1.49%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.75%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) MS Office
2 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (36.57%) Firewall
2 21 (15.67%) SAN
3 18 (13.43%) Network Security
4 17 (12.69%) WAN
5 15 (11.19%) VPN
5 15 (11.19%) MPLS
6 13 (9.70%) BGP
6 13 (9.70%) Wireless
7 12 (8.96%) EIGRP
7 12 (8.96%) iSCSI
7 12 (8.96%) VPLS
7 12 (8.96%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (8.96%) NetScaler
7 12 (8.96%) HSRP
8 7 (5.22%) Internet
9 5 (3.73%) VLAN
10 4 (2.99%) LAN
10 4 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.49%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 50 (37.31%) Finance
2 12 (8.96%) Advertising
3 7 (5.22%) Legal
4 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.99%) Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) iGaming
6 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (28.36%) Analyst
2 33 (24.63%) Security Analyst
3 28 (20.90%) Information Analyst
3 28 (20.90%) Information Security Analyst
4 24 (17.91%) Security Manager
5 16 (11.94%) Information Manager
5 16 (11.94%) Information Security Manager
6 15 (11.19%) Consultant
7 14 (10.45%) Security Officer
8 11 (8.21%) Information Security Officer
8 11 (8.21%) Architect
9 8 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.22%) Network Consultant
10 7 (5.22%) Security Architect
11 6 (4.48%) Risk Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Security Risk Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Team Leader
12 4 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.49%) RESTful
2 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) PKI
4 7 (5.22%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.73%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.99%) W3C
6 4 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.99%) User Experience
7 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.24%) Open Source
7 3 (2.24%) CESG
8 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.75%) Online Games
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.66%) Linux
2 22 (16.42%) Windows
3 5 (3.73%) UNIX
4 2 (1.49%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (72.39%) Information Security
2 34 (25.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (23.88%) ITIL
4 30 (22.39%) Security Management
5 29 (21.64%) Risk Management
6 27 (20.15%) Security Architecture
7 26 (19.40%) Information Security Management
8 24 (17.91%) Cyber Security
9 23 (17.16%) Information Assurance
9 23 (17.16%) ISMS
10 21 (15.67%) Business Continuity
11 15 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (11.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (10.45%) Load Balancing
12 14 (10.45%) E-Commerce
13 12 (8.96%) Data Protection
13 12 (8.96%) E-Discovery
14 11 (8.21%) Incident Management
15 10 (7.46%) Service Delivery
15 10 (7.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.97%) Java
2 3 (2.24%) C#
2 3 (2.24%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 69 (51.49%) CISSP
2 36 (26.87%) CISM
3 24 (17.91%) CISA
4 23 (17.16%) Degree
5 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (11.19%) CCNA
7 14 (10.45%) CCNP
7 14 (10.45%) CRISC
8 10 (7.46%) CCIE
9 6 (4.48%) PCI QSA
10 5 (3.73%) CEH
11 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.49%) MBA
12 1 (0.75%) VCAP
12 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.75%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.75%) ISSEP
12 1 (0.75%) ISSMP
12 1 (0.75%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (53.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (23.88%) COBIT
3 29 (21.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.99%) Basel II
4 4 (2.99%) QA
4 4 (2.99%) HIPAA
5 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.24%) SLA
5 3 (2.24%) BS7799
6 1 (0.75%) GCP
6 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.24%) vSphere
4 2 (1.49%) vCloud
4 2 (1.49%) pfSense
4 2 (1.49%) Snort
4 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.49%) XenServer
5 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.24%) Nessus
3 2 (1.49%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.75%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) VMware
2 17 (12.69%) HP
3 16 (11.94%) Cisco
4 14 (10.45%) Citrix
5 12 (8.96%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.22%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.73%) Juniper
8 4 (2.99%) Remedy
9 3 (2.24%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.24%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.24%) F5
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle
10 2 (1.49%) Splunk
10 2 (1.49%) McAfee
10 2 (1.49%) CA
10 2 (1.49%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.75%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.75%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago