The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 219 222 193
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 48 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.93% 6.27% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 65
Average salary £51,250 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.21% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £34,000 £36,834
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
PCI DSS
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
810 877 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.16% 11.10% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 622 707 698
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the East of England

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the East of England

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire +12 20 £43,950 -3.40% 1
Bedfordshire +24 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Essex - 12 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -23 3 £66,250 +42.47%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (53.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (48.45%) Finance
3 43 (44.33%) Information Security
3 43 (44.33%) CISSP
4 34 (35.05%) ITIL
5 30 (30.93%) CISM
6 28 (28.87%) CISA
7 27 (27.84%) Firewall
8 21 (21.65%) Degree
9 20 (20.62%) HP
10 19 (19.59%) WAN
11 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
11 17 (17.53%) Wireless
12 15 (15.46%) Change Management
12 15 (15.46%) LAN
12 15 (15.46%) Oracle
13 14 (14.43%) SQL
13 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
14 13 (13.40%) COBIT
14 13 (13.40%) Performance Testing
14 13 (13.40%) Test Strategy
14 13 (13.40%) Non-Functional Testing
15 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
15 12 (12.37%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (12.37%) LoadRunner
15 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
15 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
15 12 (12.37%) Cisco
16 11 (11.34%) Windows
16 11 (11.34%) SSCP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.84%) Firewall
2 19 (19.59%) WAN
3 17 (17.53%) Wireless
4 15 (15.46%) LAN
5 8 (8.25%) VPN
5 8 (8.25%) MPLS
5 8 (8.25%) IP Telephony
5 8 (8.25%) VLAN
5 8 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (8.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (6.19%) Network Security
6 6 (6.19%) Internet
6 6 (6.19%) SMS
7 5 (5.15%) DHCP
7 5 (5.15%) DNS
8 4 (4.12%) SSL
8 4 (4.12%) OSPF
8 4 (4.12%) BGP
8 4 (4.12%) SCCP
8 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 47 (48.45%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Retail
4 6 (6.19%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (21.65%) Analyst
2 17 (17.53%) Architect
2 17 (17.53%) Information Security Officer
2 17 (17.53%) Security Officer
3 14 (14.43%) Security Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Test Architect
5 11 (11.34%) Consultant
6 9 (9.28%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Administrator
8 6 (6.19%) Risk Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Payments Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Compliance Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) Security Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) Business Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) Security Manager
9 5 (5.15%) Security Administrator
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.31%) EMV
3 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.19%) SWIFT
4 6 (6.19%) APACS
4 6 (6.19%) IVR
4 6 (6.19%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.12%) Statistics
5 4 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.09%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.06%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.03%) CMDB
8 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.34%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Information Security
2 34 (35.05%) ITIL
3 15 (15.46%) Change Management
4 13 (13.40%) Performance Testing
4 13 (13.40%) Test Strategy
4 13 (13.40%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (11.34%) Security Management
5 11 (11.34%) Incident Management
6 10 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.31%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (8.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.22%) Information Security Management
8 7 (7.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.19%) Service Management
9 6 (6.19%) Data Security
9 6 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.19%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.15%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
2 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.15%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (44.33%) CISSP
2 30 (30.93%) CISM
3 28 (28.87%) CISA
4 21 (21.65%) Degree
5 12 (12.37%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (11.34%) SSCP
7 8 (8.25%) CCNA
8 6 (6.19%) CCA
9 4 (4.12%) MCSA
9 4 (4.12%) CCIE
9 4 (4.12%) CCNP
9 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.12%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.12%) JNCIE
10 3 (3.09%) GIAC
10 3 (3.09%) Sun Certification
10 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.09%) CEH
11 1 (1.03%) CRISC
11 1 (1.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (53.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.40%) COBIT
3 9 (9.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (7.22%) ISO 14001
4 7 (7.22%) ISO 9001
5 6 (6.19%) ISO 8583
6 5 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) HP
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle
3 12 (12.37%) Cisco
4 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
4 9 (9.28%) VMware
5 8 (8.25%) Juniper
5 8 (8.25%) F5
6 5 (5.15%) Splunk
7 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.12%) Polycom
7 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.12%) Aruba
7 4 (4.12%) Sourcefire
7 4 (4.12%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.03%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.03%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago