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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 228 273 275
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 78 64 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.22% 4.98% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 25
Average salary £45,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £68,950 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +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
1081 1285 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 10.84% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1138 951
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 19 December 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 December 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 80 (67.23%) Information Security
2 51 (42.86%) CISSP
2 51 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (39.50%) Finance
4 39 (32.77%) Firewall
5 30 (25.21%) COBIT
6 28 (23.53%) Degree
7 25 (21.01%) Management Information System
7 25 (21.01%) ITIL
8 24 (20.17%) Information Assurance
9 23 (19.33%) Risk Management
10 22 (18.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (17.65%) Linux
12 20 (16.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 17 (14.29%) Cyber Security
13 17 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 17 (14.29%) HP
14 16 (13.45%) VMware
14 16 (13.45%) Security Management
14 16 (13.45%) Windows
14 16 (13.45%) CISA
14 16 (13.45%) CISM
15 15 (12.61%) WAN
15 15 (12.61%) SAN
15 15 (12.61%) Business Continuity
15 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
16 14 (11.76%) Cisco
16 14 (11.76%) ISMS
17 13 (10.92%) Java
17 13 (10.92%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (7.56%) IIS
2 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.52%) Jetty
3 1 (0.84%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Office
1 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.77%) Firewall
2 15 (12.61%) WAN
2 15 (12.61%) SAN
3 13 (10.92%) Network Security
3 13 (10.92%) iSCSI
4 12 (10.08%) Wireless
4 12 (10.08%) Internet
5 11 (9.24%) VPN
5 11 (9.24%) MPLS
5 11 (9.24%) BGP
6 9 (7.56%) EIGRP
6 9 (7.56%) LAN
7 8 (6.72%) VPLS
7 8 (6.72%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (6.72%) NetScaler
7 8 (6.72%) HSRP
8 5 (4.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.36%) VLAN
10 3 (2.52%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.52%) MySQL
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.84%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Subversion
1 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (39.50%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Advertising
3 8 (6.72%) Legal
4 4 (3.36%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Games
5 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.68%) Law
6 2 (1.68%) iGaming
7 1 (0.84%) Local Government
7 1 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (30.25%) Analyst
2 35 (29.41%) Security Analyst
3 29 (24.37%) Information Analyst
3 29 (24.37%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 12 (10.08%) Consultant
6 8 (6.72%) Information Manager
6 8 (6.72%) Information Security Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Architect
7 7 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.04%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.04%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Administrator
9 5 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Information Security Officer
10 4 (3.36%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) JSP
1 1 (0.84%) XML
1 1 (0.84%) SAML
1 1 (0.84%) JSON
1 1 (0.84%) OAuth
1 1 (0.84%) RESTful
1 1 (0.84%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.01%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.04%) Open Source
4 4 (3.36%) PKI
4 4 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.68%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.68%) CESG
5 2 (1.68%) EPoS
5 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) Online Games
6 1 (0.84%) RMADS
6 1 (0.84%) W3C
6 1 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Linux
2 16 (13.45%) Windows
3 10 (8.40%) UNIX
4 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.36%) Solaris
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) Information Security
2 25 (21.01%) ITIL
3 24 (20.17%) Information Assurance
4 23 (19.33%) Risk Management
5 22 (18.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 17 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 16 (13.45%) Security Management
8 15 (12.61%) Business Continuity
8 15 (12.61%) E-Commerce
9 14 (11.76%) ISMS
10 13 (10.92%) Information Security Management
11 12 (10.08%) Service Delivery
11 12 (10.08%) Project Management
11 12 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (8.40%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (8.40%) Incident Management
12 10 (8.40%) Service Management
12 10 (8.40%) Load Balancing
13 8 (6.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) Java
2 10 (8.40%) SQL
3 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (42.86%) CISSP
2 28 (23.53%) Degree
3 16 (13.45%) CISA
3 16 (13.45%) CISM
4 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (10.08%) CCNA
6 8 (6.72%) CCNP
7 7 (5.88%) CCIE
7 7 (5.88%) CRISC
8 4 (3.36%) PCI QSA
9 3 (2.52%) CEH
9 3 (2.52%) MBA
10 2 (1.68%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.84%) GPEN
11 1 (0.84%) OSCP
11 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.84%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (25.21%) COBIT
3 20 (16.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.20%) Basel II
4 5 (4.20%) HIPAA
5 3 (2.52%) QA
6 2 (1.68%) SLA
7 1 (0.84%) BS7799
7 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.84%) Snort
3 1 (0.84%) Xen
3 1 (0.84%) XenServer
3 1 (0.84%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.20%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.36%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.68%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.84%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.84%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) HP
2 16 (13.45%) VMware
3 14 (11.76%) Cisco
4 9 (7.56%) Citrix
5 8 (6.72%) Juniper
5 8 (6.72%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle
7 5 (4.20%) LANDesk
8 4 (3.36%) Polycom
8 4 (3.36%) Remedy
8 4 (3.36%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.52%) F5
9 3 (2.52%) Splunk
10 2 (1.68%) Aruba
10 2 (1.68%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.68%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.84%) Brocade
11 1 (0.84%) Nokia
11 1 (0.84%) Apple
11 1 (0.84%) Riverbed
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 22 days ago