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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 354 355 417
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +62
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 763 869 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.77% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.90% 7.23% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 599 615 483
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
11058 12014 10450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.70% 10.69% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8846 9399 8534
Average salary £47,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.29% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -17 288 £57,500 +15.00% 23
South East +18 210 £52,500 +16.66% 18
Yorkshire -15 80 £42,500 +6.25% 13
South West +16 46 £50,000 +44.92% 6
East of England -2 42 £52,500 +19.31% 4
West Midlands -16 41 £41,250 -6.25% 8
East Midlands -12 27 £45,000 -12.19% 2
North West +9 25 £45,000 +28.57% 4
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 813 (52.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 811 (52.66%) Information Security
3 585 (37.99%) CISSP
4 423 (27.47%) Finance
5 417 (27.08%) Firewall
6 364 (23.64%) Windows
7 362 (23.51%) CISM
8 330 (21.43%) ITIL
9 260 (16.88%) Cisco
10 256 (16.62%) CISA
11 247 (16.04%) Management Information System
12 240 (15.58%) Linux
13 228 (14.81%) Microsoft
14 212 (13.77%) Security Management
15 200 (12.99%) Degree
16 198 (12.86%) Cyber Security
16 198 (12.86%) VMware
17 195 (12.66%) Risk Management
18 176 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
19 169 (10.97%) Active Directory
20 167 (10.84%) UNIX
21 166 (10.78%) Security Architecture
22 159 (10.32%) TCP/IP
23 154 (10.00%) Project Management
24 152 (9.87%) SIEM
25 150 (9.74%) Data Protection
26 146 (9.48%) WAN
26 146 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
27 143 (9.29%) Data Centre
28 141 (9.16%) LAN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 124 (8.05%) IIS
2 74 (4.81%) Apache
3 42 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 42 (2.73%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (1.62%) Apache Solr
6 16 (1.04%) nginx
7 15 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 10 (0.65%) JBoss
9 10 (0.65%) SAS
10 9 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (0.52%) CMS
12 7 (0.45%) Commerce Server
12 7 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.26%) Confluence
13 4 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.19%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 71 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.62%) MS Office
3 16 (1.04%) MS Project
4 12 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
3 7 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.13%) Primavera
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.13%) Line 500
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.065%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.065%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.065%) RMDS
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.27%) SaaS
3 26 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.17%) Office 365
4 18 (1.17%) IaaS
5 17 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.58%) GitHub
7 6 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 5 (0.32%) IBM PureFlex
9 4 (0.26%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 417 (27.08%) Firewall
2 159 (10.32%) TCP/IP
3 146 (9.48%) WAN
4 141 (9.16%) LAN
5 118 (7.66%) SAN
6 112 (7.27%) Network Security
7 96 (6.23%) Cisco ASA
8 90 (5.84%) VPN
9 84 (5.45%) DNS
10 61 (3.96%) Internet
11 56 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
12 55 (3.57%) VLAN
13 54 (3.51%) Wireless
14 47 (3.05%) VoIP
15 45 (2.92%) IPsec
16 43 (2.79%) MPLS
17 34 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
18 33 (2.14%) OSPF
19 32 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
20 31 (2.01%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.16%) MySQL
3 32 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 20 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (0.71%) Big Data
9 9 (0.58%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 5 (0.32%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.26%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.19%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 15 (0.97%) JIRA
4 12 (0.78%) TeamCity
4 12 (0.78%) Artifactory
5 11 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.45%) Selenium
7 6 (0.39%) Maven
7 6 (0.39%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.39%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.32%) JUnit
8 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.26%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.26%) Subversion
10 2 (0.13%) Ant
11 1 (0.065%) ProC
11 1 (0.065%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.065%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.065%) Mercurial
General
1 423 (27.47%) Finance
2 104 (6.75%) Retail
3 80 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 72 (4.68%) Banking
5 65 (4.22%) Legal
6 40 (2.60%) Law
7 23 (1.49%) Marketing
8 22 (1.43%) Advertising
9 20 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.04%) Games
12 15 (0.97%) Back Office
13 12 (0.78%) Electronics
14 7 (0.45%) Publishing
14 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 5 (0.32%) Military
15 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.26%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.19%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 229 (14.87%) Consultant
2 209 (13.57%) Analyst
3 204 (13.25%) Security Manager
4 176 (11.43%) Security Consultant
5 161 (10.45%) Security Analyst
6 128 (8.31%) Architect
7 104 (6.75%) Information Manager
8 101 (6.56%) Security Engineer
9 100 (6.49%) Information Security Manager
10 94 (6.10%) Security Officer
11 79 (5.13%) Administrator
12 76 (4.94%) Security Architect
12 76 (4.94%) Information Security Officer
13 72 (4.68%) Network Engineer
14 69 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
15 57 (3.70%) Information Analyst
16 56 (3.64%) Information Security Analyst
17 51 (3.31%) IT Security Analyst
18 49 (3.18%) Information Security Consultant
19 48 (3.12%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (5.06%) Web Services
2 68 (4.42%) .NET
3 36 (2.34%) HTML
4 20 (1.30%) XML
5 17 (1.10%) JTAPI
5 17 (1.10%) TAPI
6 15 (0.97%) CCXML
6 15 (0.97%) VXML
6 15 (0.97%) Ajax
6 15 (0.97%) CSS
7 12 (0.78%) J2EE
7 12 (0.78%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.78%) SOAP
7 12 (0.78%) Middleware
8 11 (0.71%) .NET Framework
9 10 (0.65%) REST
10 9 (0.58%) Regular Expression
10 9 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.52%) ODBC
11 8 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 247 (16.04%) Management Information System
2 143 (9.29%) Data Centre
3 108 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (4.22%) Data Protection Act
5 58 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 42 (2.73%) Clustering
7 37 (2.40%) PKI
8 35 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 28 (1.82%) Cryptography
10 26 (1.69%) CESG
10 26 (1.69%) Replication
11 20 (1.30%) IVR
12 17 (1.10%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
13 16 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 15 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
14 15 (0.97%) Mathematics
15 14 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (0.91%) User Experience
16 13 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 364 (23.64%) Windows
2 240 (15.58%) Linux
3 167 (10.84%) UNIX
4 71 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.04%) Solaris
9 14 (0.91%) Android
10 12 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
11 9 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.39%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.32%) CentOS
14 4 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.19%) Debian
15 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.19%) HPUX
15 3 (0.19%) VMS
16 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.065%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (52.66%) Information Security
2 330 (21.43%) ITIL
3 212 (13.77%) Security Management
4 198 (12.86%) Cyber Security
5 195 (12.66%) Risk Management
6 176 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
7 166 (10.78%) Security Architecture
8 154 (10.00%) Project Management
9 152 (9.87%) SIEM
10 150 (9.74%) Data Protection
11 133 (8.64%) Business Continuity
12 129 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 118 (7.66%) E-Commerce
14 116 (7.53%) Information Security Management
15 107 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
16 102 (6.62%) Incident Management
17 97 (6.30%) Vulnerability Management
18 96 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
19 95 (6.17%) SDLC
20 94 (6.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 121 (7.86%) SQL
2 97 (6.30%) Java
3 47 (3.05%) PowerShell
4 39 (2.53%) Ruby
5 37 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 33 (2.14%) C#
7 30 (1.95%) Bash Shell
8 27 (1.75%) PHP
8 27 (1.75%) Python
9 26 (1.69%) C
9 26 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 26 (1.69%) Perl
10 13 (0.84%) PL/SQL
11 11 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.19%) AWK
13 3 (0.19%) C++
14 2 (0.13%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.13%) PHP5
15 1 (0.065%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 585 (37.99%) CISSP
2 362 (23.51%) CISM
3 256 (16.62%) CISA
4 200 (12.99%) Degree
5 146 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
6 106 (6.88%) Security Cleared
7 103 (6.69%) CCNA
8 78 (5.06%) CRISC
9 73 (4.74%) PCI QSA
10 61 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 58 (3.77%) CCNP
12 56 (3.64%) CEH
13 55 (3.57%) SC Cleared
14 45 (2.92%) MCSE
15 44 (2.86%) GIAC
16 39 (2.53%) CISMP
16 39 (2.53%) SSCP
17 31 (2.01%) CCIE
18 29 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 22 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 813 (52.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 120 (7.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 116 (7.53%) COBIT
4 48 (3.12%) ISO 9001
5 42 (2.73%) SLA
6 35 (2.27%) GPG13
7 27 (1.75%) BS25999
8 25 (1.62%) QA
9 21 (1.36%) ISO 14001
10 20 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 17 (1.10%) BS7799
11 17 (1.10%) HIPAA
12 15 (0.97%) FISMA
13 7 (0.45%) Data Quality
14 5 (0.32%) PAS 55
15 2 (0.13%) COSO
15 2 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 169 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 106 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (4.42%) vSphere
4 60 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.88%) Xen
6 28 (1.82%) Squid
6 28 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.23%) Snort
8 18 (1.17%) XenApp
9 14 (0.91%) XenServer
10 12 (0.78%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.65%) NFS
12 5 (0.32%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.26%) vCloud
14 3 (0.19%) pfSense
14 3 (0.19%) KVM
14 3 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (0.19%) Firmware
15 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (2.66%) Puppet
2 33 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.62%) Nagios
4 21 (1.36%) Graphite
5 18 (1.17%) logstash
6 16 (1.04%) Nessus
7 15 (0.97%) SCCM
7 15 (0.97%) ZABBIX
8 14 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (0.91%) Kibana
9 12 (0.78%) FortiGate
9 12 (0.78%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.58%) StatsD
10 9 (0.58%) Ansible
10 9 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
12 5 (0.32%) Cacti
12 5 (0.32%) OpenView
12 5 (0.32%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 260 (16.88%) Cisco
2 228 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 198 (12.86%) VMware
4 123 (7.99%) CheckPoint
5 87 (5.65%) HP
6 76 (4.94%) Oracle
7 72 (4.68%) Juniper
8 69 (4.48%) Citrix
9 67 (4.35%) Splunk
10 61 (3.96%) F5
11 52 (3.38%) Red Hat
12 43 (2.79%) Websense
13 38 (2.47%) EMC
14 36 (2.34%) IBM
15 34 (2.21%) Blue Coat
16 32 (2.08%) ArcSight
17 30 (1.95%) McAfee
18 29 (1.88%) Symantec
19 26 (1.69%) Dell
19 26 (1.69%) CA
South West
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £44000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £48250 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago