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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 211 207 206
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 48 50 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.71% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.90% 6.65% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 52
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £36,834
10% offered a salary of more than £75,100 £55,000 £75,000
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
814 752 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.14% 10.68% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 617 588 707
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -

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 February 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 February 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 0 20 £43,900 -7.08% 1
Essex +3 14 £55,000 -38.88%
Bedfordshire +11 8 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Hertfordshire -23 4 £45,000 -8.16%
Norfolk +1 2 £72,500 -9.37% 1
PCI DSS
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (51.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (48.45%) CISSP
3 46 (47.42%) Information Security
4 43 (44.33%) Finance
5 35 (36.08%) ITIL
6 34 (35.05%) CISM
7 31 (31.96%) CISA
8 23 (23.71%) Firewall
9 21 (21.65%) Degree
10 19 (19.59%) HP
11 18 (18.56%) WAN
12 16 (16.49%) Wireless
13 15 (15.46%) Management Information System
14 14 (14.43%) LAN
15 13 (13.40%) Cisco
15 13 (13.40%) SQL
15 13 (13.40%) Oracle
15 13 (13.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 13 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
15 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
16 12 (12.37%) COBIT
16 12 (12.37%) Performance Testing
16 12 (12.37%) Test Strategy
16 12 (12.37%) Non-Functional Testing
16 12 (12.37%) Banking
16 12 (12.37%) Retail
16 12 (12.37%) EMV
16 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
17 11 (11.34%) LoadRunner

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.71%) Firewall
2 18 (18.56%) WAN
3 16 (16.49%) Wireless
4 14 (14.43%) LAN
5 9 (9.28%) SMS
5 9 (9.28%) Internet
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.25%) VLAN
6 8 (8.25%) IP Telephony
6 8 (8.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (8.25%) MPLS
7 7 (7.22%) VPN
8 5 (5.15%) Network Security
9 4 (4.12%) BIG-IP
9 4 (4.12%) IPsec
9 4 (4.12%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.12%) Junos
9 4 (4.12%) DNS
9 4 (4.12%) SSL
9 4 (4.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) 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
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 43 (44.33%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Banking
2 12 (12.37%) Retail
3 9 (9.28%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Analyst
2 19 (19.59%) Security Officer
3 18 (18.56%) Information Security Officer
4 16 (16.49%) Architect
5 13 (13.40%) Security Analyst
6 12 (12.37%) Test Architect
7 9 (9.28%) Payments Business Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) IT Security Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) Network Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Security Manager
9 6 (6.19%) Administrator
10 5 (5.15%) Security Administrator
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Security Architect
11 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.12%) Security Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.12%) Compliance Consultant
11 4 (4.12%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Management Information System
2 12 (12.37%) EMV
3 9 (9.28%) SWIFT
3 9 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.28%) APACS
3 9 (9.28%) IVR
3 9 (9.28%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.12%) Statistics
4 4 (4.12%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.12%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.06%) Replication
6 1 (1.03%) FMCG
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) CMDB
6 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) Information Security
2 35 (36.08%) ITIL
3 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
3 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
4 12 (12.37%) Performance Testing
4 12 (12.37%) Test Strategy
4 12 (12.37%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (11.34%) Security Management
6 10 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (9.28%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (9.28%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (9.28%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.28%) Change Management
7 9 (9.28%) Data Security
8 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
8 8 (8.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (6.19%) Information Security Management
9 6 (6.19%) Project Management
9 6 (6.19%) Service Management
10 5 (5.15%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.40%) SQL
2 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL
2 11 (11.34%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.15%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (48.45%) CISSP
2 34 (35.05%) CISM
3 31 (31.96%) CISA
4 21 (21.65%) Degree
5 13 (13.40%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (10.31%) SSCP
7 9 (9.28%) CCNA
7 9 (9.28%) CCA
8 5 (5.15%) CCNP
9 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.12%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.12%) JNCIE
9 4 (4.12%) MCSA
9 4 (4.12%) CCIE
9 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.09%) Sun Certification
10 3 (3.09%) GIAC
10 3 (3.09%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (51.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (12.37%) COBIT
4 9 (9.28%) ISO 8583
5 4 (4.12%) ISO 14001
5 4 (4.12%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.06%) QA
7 1 (1.03%) GPG13
7 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) HP
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle
2 13 (13.40%) Cisco
3 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.25%) VMware
3 8 (8.25%) Juniper
3 8 (8.25%) F5
4 4 (4.12%) Splunk
4 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.12%) Sourcefire
4 4 (4.12%) Fortinet
4 4 (4.12%) Polycom
4 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
4 4 (4.12%) Aruba
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.03%) Websense
5 1 (1.03%) Blue Coat
Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago