The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.45% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
PCI DSS
Bedfordshire

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 Dunstable region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 36.62% 6.06% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 13
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £32,000 £38,750
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 Dunstable

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Dunstable

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) LoadRunner
2 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
2 8 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (9.09%) MCTS
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) WSUS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
1 8 (72.73%) Test Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Test Strategy
1 8 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
1 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 1 (9.09%) VocaLink
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft