The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 337 439 407
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -32
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 777 547 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.52% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.29% 4.98% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 614 388 461
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
PCI DSS
UK

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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10665 10982 10518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.54% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8406 8666 8479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in England

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in England

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in England

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in England

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

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in England

PCI DSS
Job Locations in 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 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
London +90 242 £52,500 -4.54% 31
South East +61 202 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Yorkshire -1 74 £50,000 - 8
South West +29 68 £40,000 +5.26% 6
East Midlands +31 49 £55,000 +26.43% 5
East of England +3 48 £51,250 +10.21% 3
West Midlands -8 46 £55,000 - 10
North West +13 35 £51,250 +33.11% 6
North East - 19 £38,750 -
Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 776 (49.27%) Information Security
2 698 (44.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 529 (33.59%) CISSP
4 438 (27.81%) Firewall
5 401 (25.46%) Finance
6 332 (21.08%) ITIL
7 321 (20.38%) Windows
8 292 (18.54%) CISM
9 280 (17.78%) Cisco
10 274 (17.40%) Linux
11 262 (16.63%) Management Information System
12 230 (14.60%) Risk Management
13 220 (13.97%) Degree
14 209 (13.27%) VMware
15 199 (12.63%) Security Management
16 198 (12.57%) CISA
17 196 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
18 188 (11.94%) Security Architecture
19 181 (11.49%) E-Commerce
20 180 (11.43%) Microsoft
21 179 (11.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 168 (10.67%) UNIX
23 160 (10.16%) Active Directory
23 160 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
24 156 (9.90%) Network Security
25 148 (9.40%) TCP/IP
26 145 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
27 143 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
28 139 (8.83%) Retail
29 137 (8.70%) CCNA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 125 (7.94%) IIS
2 97 (6.16%) Apache
3 56 (3.56%) Tomcat
4 35 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 34 (2.16%) MS Exchange
6 32 (2.03%) nginx
7 29 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (0.70%) Jetty
10 10 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (0.57%) Commerce Server
12 8 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.38%) Lync
13 6 (0.38%) Confluence
14 4 (0.25%) CMS
14 4 (0.25%) Mule
15 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 89 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 40 (2.54%) MS Office
3 29 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.57%) MS Project
5 4 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.063%) RMDS
4 1 (0.063%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (1.71%) IaaS
4 26 (1.65%) SaaS
5 6 (0.38%) OpenShift
5 6 (0.38%) GitHub
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 438 (27.81%) Firewall
2 156 (9.90%) Network Security
3 148 (9.40%) TCP/IP
4 117 (7.43%) WAN
4 117 (7.43%) Cisco ASA
5 109 (6.92%) Wireless
6 107 (6.79%) SAN
7 102 (6.48%) LAN
8 82 (5.21%) DNS
9 81 (5.14%) VPN
10 60 (3.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 59 (3.75%) BGP
12 52 (3.30%) MPLS
13 51 (3.24%) OSPF
14 46 (2.92%) SSL
15 42 (2.67%) iSCSI
15 42 (2.67%) Internet
16 41 (2.60%) BIG-IP
17 40 (2.54%) VLAN
18 37 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.27%) MySQL
3 47 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 28 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 13 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 12 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.38%) Big Data
13 6 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.38%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.38%) Informix
14 5 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (2.98%) Git (software)
2 38 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 21 (1.33%) Artifactory
3 21 (1.33%) TeamCity
4 16 (1.02%) JIRA
5 15 (0.95%) Subversion
6 12 (0.76%) LoadRunner
6 12 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (0.51%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.32%) Metasploit
11 4 (0.25%) jMock
11 4 (0.25%) JUnit
11 4 (0.25%) Mockito
11 4 (0.25%) Concordion
12 3 (0.19%) Ant
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.13%) ProC
13 2 (0.13%) Maven
General
1 401 (25.46%) Finance
2 139 (8.83%) Retail
3 98 (6.22%) Banking
4 92 (5.84%) Telecoms
5 85 (5.40%) Legal
6 39 (2.48%) Games
7 31 (1.97%) Law
8 28 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.78%) Advertising
9 23 (1.46%) Marketing
10 21 (1.33%) Back Office
11 10 (0.63%) Automotive
11 10 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.57%) Publishing
13 6 (0.38%) iGaming
14 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.19%) Electronics
15 3 (0.19%) German Language
16 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 252 (16.00%) Analyst
2 192 (12.19%) Consultant
3 189 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 177 (11.24%) Security Manager
5 142 (9.02%) Security Consultant
6 130 (8.25%) Architect
7 109 (6.92%) Information Analyst
8 103 (6.54%) Information Security Analyst
9 101 (6.41%) Network Engineer
10 97 (6.16%) Administrator
11 91 (5.78%) Security Officer
12 88 (5.59%) Security Architect
13 86 (5.46%) Security Engineer
14 81 (5.14%) Information Manager
15 80 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
16 79 (5.02%) Information Security Officer
17 70 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
18 59 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 55 (3.49%) Support Engineer
20 53 (3.37%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (3.87%) .NET
2 40 (2.54%) Web Services
3 29 (1.84%) HTML
3 29 (1.84%) Spring
4 28 (1.78%) CSS
5 19 (1.21%) SOAP
6 18 (1.14%) XML
7 15 (0.95%) J2EE
7 15 (0.95%) Hibernate
7 15 (0.95%) Java EE
8 14 (0.89%) REST
9 13 (0.83%) Regular Expression
10 12 (0.76%) Middleware
11 11 (0.70%) Servlets
12 10 (0.63%) ASP.NET
12 10 (0.63%) jQuery
13 8 (0.51%) LAMP
13 8 (0.51%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (0.38%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 262 (16.63%) Management Information System
2 143 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 49 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
5 35 (2.22%) Clustering
6 34 (2.16%) Cryptography
7 32 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 28 (1.78%) CESG
9 27 (1.71%) PKI
9 27 (1.71%) Replication
9 27 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 22 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
11 21 (1.33%) Open Source
12 18 (1.14%) EMV
13 17 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
15 15 (0.95%) EFT
16 14 (0.89%) CLARiiON
17 12 (0.76%) Statistics
18 11 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 321 (20.38%) Windows
2 274 (17.40%) Linux
3 168 (10.67%) UNIX
4 50 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (1.59%) Solaris
8 23 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.89%) Android
10 12 (0.76%) AIX
11 11 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.51%) CentOS
13 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.063%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.063%) SUSE
15 1 (0.063%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (49.27%) Information Security
2 332 (21.08%) ITIL
3 230 (14.60%) Risk Management
4 199 (12.63%) Security Management
5 188 (11.94%) Security Architecture
6 181 (11.49%) E-Commerce
7 160 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
8 145 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
9 134 (8.51%) SIEM
10 133 (8.44%) Data Protection
11 132 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 127 (8.06%) Project Management
13 124 (7.87%) Cyber Security
14 111 (7.05%) Information Security Management
15 110 (6.98%) Change Management
16 107 (6.79%) Service Delivery
17 96 (6.10%) Data Security
18 90 (5.71%) Business Continuity
19 87 (5.52%) Vulnerability Management
20 86 (5.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 127 (8.06%) Java
2 121 (7.68%) SQL
3 61 (3.87%) PowerShell
4 46 (2.92%) Ruby
5 39 (2.48%) Bash Shell
5 39 (2.48%) Python
6 38 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 37 (2.35%) C#
8 34 (2.16%) C
9 29 (1.84%) Perl
10 28 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.21%) PHP
13 18 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.25%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.25%) AWK
14 4 (0.25%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.19%) C++
16 2 (0.13%) Uniface
16 2 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 529 (33.59%) CISSP
2 292 (18.54%) CISM
3 220 (13.97%) Degree
4 198 (12.57%) CISA
5 196 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (8.70%) CCNA
7 94 (5.97%) CCNP
8 92 (5.84%) PCI QSA
9 85 (5.40%) Security Cleared
10 80 (5.08%) CRISC
11 75 (4.76%) CEH
12 70 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (3.37%) GIAC
14 52 (3.30%) MCSE
15 46 (2.92%) SC Cleared
16 42 (2.67%) CCIE
17 32 (2.03%) SSCP
18 28 (1.78%) MCSA
19 24 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
20 21 (1.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 698 (44.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 179 (11.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 124 (7.87%) COBIT
4 44 (2.79%) SLA
5 42 (2.67%) GPG13
6 35 (2.22%) ISO 9001
7 34 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 31 (1.97%) QA
9 27 (1.71%) FISMA
10 19 (1.21%) HIPAA
11 18 (1.14%) ISO 14001
12 17 (1.08%) BS7799
13 11 (0.70%) BS25999
14 10 (0.63%) ISO 8583
15 7 (0.44%) COSO
16 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
17 4 (0.25%) PABP
17 4 (0.25%) Basel II
18 2 (0.13%) TickIT
18 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 160 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 103 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (4.70%) vSphere
4 45 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
5 41 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.97%) Squid
7 29 (1.84%) Xen
8 21 (1.33%) Snort
9 14 (0.89%) NFS
10 10 (0.63%) XenServer
11 9 (0.57%) ISA Server
12 7 (0.44%) XenApp
13 6 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.38%) Docker
14 4 (0.25%) vCloud
14 4 (0.25%) StorNext
15 2 (0.13%) pfSense
15 2 (0.13%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (2.98%) Puppet
2 33 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.84%) Nagios
4 28 (1.78%) ZABBIX
4 28 (1.78%) logstash
5 27 (1.71%) Graphite
5 27 (1.71%) SCCM
6 26 (1.65%) Cisco Prime
7 25 (1.59%) Kibana
8 21 (1.33%) Vagrant
9 10 (0.63%) FortiGate
9 10 (0.63%) Cacti
9 10 (0.63%) Nessus
10 9 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.51%) ARCserve
12 7 (0.44%) SCOM
12 7 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.38%) StatsD
13 6 (0.38%) WSUS
13 6 (0.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 280 (17.78%) Cisco
2 209 (13.27%) VMware
3 180 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 132 (8.38%) CheckPoint
5 97 (6.16%) HP
6 87 (5.52%) Oracle
7 78 (4.95%) F5
8 68 (4.32%) Juniper
9 63 (4.00%) Splunk
10 62 (3.94%) Red Hat
11 61 (3.87%) Citrix
12 52 (3.30%) SolarWinds
13 45 (2.86%) Websense
14 42 (2.67%) NetApp
15 40 (2.54%) Blue Coat
16 34 (2.16%) Google
17 33 (2.10%) ServiceNow
18 31 (1.97%) hybris
19 30 (1.90%) IBM
20 29 (1.84%) McAfee
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + pension + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Robert Walters - Stagecoach Group
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,800 per annum + bonus (c15%) + pension, heathcare etc...
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago