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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 87 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.80% 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.35% 5.88% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £75,000 £51,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.63% -10.43%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
31 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.12% 11.11% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 49
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 6 £75,000 -
PCI DSS
South West

PCI DSS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter