The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 78 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.16% 0.44% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.64% 6.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
PCI DSS
South West

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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.92% 6.49% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 54
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Dorset region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Dorset

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V2
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) MPLS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Security Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Officer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Security Officer
2 4 (36.36%) Security Officer
2 4 (36.36%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V2
5 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) JNCIA
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
1 4 (36.36%) VMware