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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 340 384 386
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 810 649 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.35% 6.29% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 658 466 523
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £74,200
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +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
11022 10317 11049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.49% 10.09% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8721 7966 9124
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +40 287 £55,000 - 26
South East +40 207 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Yorkshire -27 95 £49,000 +8.88% 8
East Midlands +44 51 £55,000 - 8
North West +20 47 £50,000 +7.52% 8
East of England 0 47 £65,000 +36.84% 5
West Midlands -5 45 £40,500 -22.85% 5
South West +9 30 £47,500 -12.84% 5
North East -1 12 £40,000 -33.33%
Midlands - 2 £49,250 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 783 (48.91%) Information Security
2 712 (44.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 526 (32.85%) CISSP
4 389 (24.30%) Firewall
5 387 (24.17%) Finance
6 365 (22.80%) ITIL
7 341 (21.30%) Windows
8 339 (21.17%) Linux
9 312 (19.49%) Cisco
10 289 (18.05%) CISM
11 267 (16.68%) Degree
12 262 (16.36%) Management Information System
13 219 (13.68%) Risk Management
14 214 (13.37%) UNIX
15 213 (13.30%) E-Commerce
16 209 (13.05%) CISA
17 195 (12.18%) VMware
18 191 (11.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 183 (11.43%) Network Security
20 182 (11.37%) COBIT
21 173 (10.81%) Java
22 167 (10.43%) Security Management
23 165 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
24 158 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
24 158 (9.87%) IIS
25 155 (9.68%) SIEM
26 154 (9.62%) SQL
27 144 (8.99%) Security Architecture
28 140 (8.74%) Retail
29 139 (8.68%) TCP/IP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 158 (9.87%) IIS
2 128 (8.00%) Apache
3 52 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 30 (1.87%) nginx
5 29 (1.81%) Apache Solr
6 26 (1.62%) MS Exchange
7 21 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.87%) Jetty
9 11 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.62%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.37%) Confluence
13 5 (0.31%) Node.js
14 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.25%) Lync
15 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.12%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 87 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 32 (2.00%) MS Office
4 9 (0.56%) MS Project
5 6 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.31%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.062%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.062%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 66 (4.12%) SaaS
2 23 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.25%) IaaS
4 15 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.50%) PaaS
6 6 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 389 (24.30%) Firewall
2 183 (11.43%) Network Security
3 139 (8.68%) TCP/IP
4 138 (8.62%) DNS
5 107 (6.68%) VPN
6 103 (6.43%) BGP
7 96 (6.00%) WAN
8 90 (5.62%) LAN
9 89 (5.56%) Wireless
10 85 (5.31%) MPLS
11 83 (5.18%) Internet
12 82 (5.12%) Cisco ASA
13 79 (4.93%) OSPF
14 74 (4.62%) SSL
15 69 (4.31%) Cisco IOS
16 65 (4.06%) SAN
17 60 (3.75%) EIGRP
18 55 (3.44%) SMTP
19 42 (2.62%) DHCP
20 40 (2.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (5.37%) MySQL
2 70 (4.37%) SQL Server
3 39 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 26 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 13 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.37%) Informix
13 4 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (0.19%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 30 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 19 (1.19%) Subversion
4 15 (0.94%) TeamCity
5 14 (0.87%) Metasploit
6 13 (0.81%) LoadRunner
7 12 (0.75%) JIRA
8 10 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.44%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.25%) JUnit
12 4 (0.25%) jMock
12 4 (0.25%) Mockito
12 4 (0.25%) Concordion
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.12%) ProC
14 1 (0.062%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.062%) Maven
14 1 (0.062%) Ant
General
1 387 (24.17%) Finance
2 140 (8.74%) Retail
3 122 (7.62%) Banking
4 98 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 81 (5.06%) Legal
6 46 (2.87%) Games
7 41 (2.56%) Marketing
8 27 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.31%) Retail Banking
10 17 (1.06%) German Language
10 17 (1.06%) Law
11 16 (1.00%) Advertising
11 16 (1.00%) Back Office
12 11 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.56%) French Language
14 6 (0.37%) Automotive
14 6 (0.37%) Publishing
14 6 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.37%) Local Government
15 5 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 310 (19.36%) Analyst
2 238 (14.87%) Security Analyst
3 218 (13.62%) Consultant
4 183 (11.43%) Security Consultant
5 157 (9.81%) Security Manager
6 131 (8.18%) Information Analyst
7 126 (7.87%) Information Security Analyst
8 110 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 99 (6.18%) Network Engineer
10 91 (5.68%) Architect
11 78 (4.87%) Information Manager
12 77 (4.81%) Information Security Manager
13 73 (4.56%) Security Officer
14 69 (4.31%) Security Engineer
14 69 (4.31%) Administrator
15 61 (3.81%) Information Security Officer
16 58 (3.62%) Security Architect
17 56 (3.50%) Developer
18 48 (3.00%) Tester
19 46 (2.87%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.12%) .NET
2 41 (2.56%) Web Services
3 29 (1.81%) CSS
4 27 (1.69%) Spring
5 24 (1.50%) HTML
6 20 (1.25%) LAMP
7 17 (1.06%) XML
7 17 (1.06%) SOAP
7 17 (1.06%) REST
8 14 (0.87%) Java EE
8 14 (0.87%) J2EE
8 14 (0.87%) Hibernate
9 13 (0.81%) Regular Expression
10 12 (0.75%) Memcached
11 11 (0.69%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.56%) Middleware
13 6 (0.37%) Servlets
13 6 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 262 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 122 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 57 (3.56%) Clustering
5 53 (3.31%) Cryptography
6 46 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
7 41 (2.56%) CESG
8 34 (2.12%) Mathematics
9 30 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
9 30 (1.87%) Open Source
10 27 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
11 25 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.50%) PKI
13 23 (1.44%) IVR
13 23 (1.44%) EFT
13 23 (1.44%) Mobile Banking
14 21 (1.31%) SWIFT
15 20 (1.25%) RMADS
16 18 (1.12%) Replication
17 17 (1.06%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 341 (21.30%) Windows
2 339 (21.17%) Linux
3 214 (13.37%) UNIX
4 78 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (2.50%) Solaris
6 40 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (2.25%) AIX
8 29 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (1.44%) CentOS
10 18 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 18 (1.12%) Android
11 13 (0.81%) Debian
12 11 (0.69%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.56%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.25%) SUSE
16 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 783 (48.91%) Information Security
2 365 (22.80%) ITIL
3 219 (13.68%) Risk Management
4 213 (13.30%) E-Commerce
5 167 (10.43%) Security Management
6 165 (10.31%) Penetration Testing
7 155 (9.68%) SIEM
8 144 (8.99%) Security Architecture
9 132 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
10 130 (8.12%) Data Protection
11 127 (7.93%) Project Management
12 125 (7.81%) Data Security
13 120 (7.50%) Change Management
14 109 (6.81%) Information Security Management
15 100 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 94 (5.87%) Cyber Security
17 86 (5.37%) Risk Assessment
17 86 (5.37%) Business Continuity
18 83 (5.18%) Service Delivery
19 81 (5.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 173 (10.81%) Java
2 154 (9.62%) SQL
3 89 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 81 (5.06%) Bash Shell
5 74 (4.62%) Perl
6 54 (3.37%) Python
7 47 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 47 (2.94%) Ruby
8 36 (2.25%) JavaScript
9 34 (2.12%) PHP
10 29 (1.81%) C
11 24 (1.50%) C#
12 21 (1.31%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.12%) C++
14 13 (0.81%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.25%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.19%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.12%) Uniface
18 1 (0.062%) XPath
18 1 (0.062%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 526 (32.85%) CISSP
2 289 (18.05%) CISM
3 267 (16.68%) Degree
4 209 (13.05%) CISA
5 158 (9.87%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (7.31%) CCNA
7 107 (6.68%) PCI QSA
8 83 (5.18%) CEH
9 74 (4.62%) CCNP
10 67 (4.18%) Security Cleared
11 53 (3.31%) CRISC
12 45 (2.81%) GIAC
13 44 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (2.06%) MCSE
15 32 (2.00%) CCIE
15 32 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
16 26 (1.62%) SC Cleared
17 22 (1.37%) ISSAP
17 22 (1.37%) ISSMP
18 21 (1.31%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 712 (44.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 191 (11.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 182 (11.37%) COBIT
4 46 (2.87%) QA
5 45 (2.81%) ISO 9001
6 37 (2.31%) SLA
7 29 (1.81%) COSO
8 21 (1.31%) ISO 8583
9 19 (1.19%) GPG13
10 17 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 13 (0.81%) BS7799
12 12 (0.75%) BS25999
13 10 (0.62%) HIPAA
13 10 (0.62%) JSP 440
13 10 (0.62%) TickIT
13 10 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 5 (0.31%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.31%) Basel II
15 4 (0.25%) PABP
16 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 130 (8.12%) Active Directory
2 123 (7.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (5.87%) VMware ESXi
4 42 (2.62%) vSphere
5 26 (1.62%) Snort
6 15 (0.94%) Xen
7 14 (0.87%) Squid
8 13 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 12 (0.75%) ISA Server
10 9 (0.56%) NFS
11 8 (0.50%) Varnish
12 7 (0.44%) XenApp
12 7 (0.44%) Nmap
13 6 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (0.37%) Docker
14 4 (0.25%) StorNext
14 4 (0.25%) XenServer
15 3 (0.19%) vCloud
16 2 (0.12%) KVM
16 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 43 (2.69%) Puppet
2 31 (1.94%) SCCM
3 23 (1.44%) ZABBIX
4 22 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.31%) logstash
6 19 (1.19%) Kibana
6 19 (1.19%) Nagios
7 18 (1.12%) FortiGate
8 16 (1.00%) ARCserve
9 15 (0.94%) Vagrant
9 15 (0.94%) WSUS
9 15 (0.94%) Graphite
9 15 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.37%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.37%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.37%) Cacti
11 6 (0.37%) Nessus
12 5 (0.31%) SCOM
12 5 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 312 (19.49%) Cisco
2 195 (12.18%) VMware
3 120 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 113 (7.06%) CheckPoint
5 110 (6.87%) Oracle
6 105 (6.56%) F5
7 102 (6.37%) Juniper
8 96 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 81 (5.06%) HP
10 48 (3.00%) Citrix
11 46 (2.87%) ServiceNow
12 45 (2.81%) Websense
13 40 (2.50%) Splunk
14 34 (2.12%) SolarWinds
15 30 (1.87%) NetApp
16 28 (1.75%) McAfee
17 25 (1.56%) Sourcefire
18 22 (1.37%) Blue Coat
19 19 (1.19%) Fortinet
19 19 (1.19%) LogRhythm
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Payment Express
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago