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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 356 445 422
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -23
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 790 606 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.10% 5.13% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 624 431 426
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 £35,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
11134 11821 10754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.77% 10.51% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8850 9318 8660
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +56 264 £52,500 -6.66% 31
South East +56 227 £52,500 +16.66% 19
Yorkshire -3 64 £50,000 -25.65% 4
South West +32 57 £40,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands +5 48 £45,000 -18.18% 6
East of England +18 46 £45,650 -1.82% 10
East Midlands +20 41 £55,000 - 5
North West +15 35 £52,500 +68.00% 5
North East - 19 £38,750 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 762 (49.07%) Information Security
2 715 (46.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 535 (34.45%) CISSP
4 450 (28.98%) Firewall
5 395 (25.43%) Finance
6 335 (21.57%) ITIL
7 333 (21.44%) Windows
8 308 (19.83%) CISM
9 274 (17.64%) Linux
10 271 (17.45%) Cisco
11 261 (16.81%) Management Information System
12 220 (14.17%) Degree
13 216 (13.91%) Risk Management
14 215 (13.84%) VMware
15 205 (13.20%) Security Management
16 198 (12.75%) CISA
17 194 (12.49%) Microsoft
18 188 (12.11%) Security Architecture
19 179 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
20 172 (11.08%) E-Commerce
21 171 (11.01%) UNIX
22 167 (10.75%) Active Directory
23 165 (10.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
24 163 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
25 149 (9.59%) TCP/IP
26 147 (9.47%) Data Protection
27 143 (9.21%) Network Security
27 143 (9.21%) Cyber Security
28 138 (8.89%) SIEM
29 133 (8.56%) Project Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 127 (8.18%) IIS
2 91 (5.86%) Apache
3 58 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 38 (2.45%) Apache Solr
5 35 (2.25%) nginx
6 31 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (1.80%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 11 (0.71%) Jetty
10 9 (0.58%) Commerce Server
10 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.39%) Confluence
13 6 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.39%) CMS
14 4 (0.26%) Lync
14 4 (0.26%) Mule
15 3 (0.19%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 88 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.45%) MS Office
3 29 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.71%) MS Project
5 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.064%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
2 3 (0.19%) Primavera
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.064%) RMDS
4 1 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (1.93%) IaaS
5 22 (1.42%) SaaS
6 9 (0.58%) GitHub
7 6 (0.39%) Office 365
7 6 (0.39%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.064%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.064%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (28.98%) Firewall
2 149 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 143 (9.21%) Network Security
4 121 (7.79%) WAN
5 117 (7.53%) SAN
6 110 (7.08%) Cisco ASA
7 106 (6.83%) LAN
8 94 (6.05%) Wireless
9 76 (4.89%) VPN
10 72 (4.64%) DNS
11 55 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (3.16%) BGP
13 47 (3.03%) iSCSI
14 46 (2.96%) MPLS
15 42 (2.70%) OSPF
15 42 (2.70%) BIG-IP
15 42 (2.70%) VLAN
16 40 (2.58%) SSL
17 39 (2.51%) Internet
18 36 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.41%) MySQL
3 44 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 29 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (0.77%) Relational Database
10 12 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.58%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.52%) Big Data
13 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.39%) Informix
14 6 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.58%) Jenkins
3 24 (1.55%) Artifactory
3 24 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 19 (1.22%) JIRA
5 12 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.58%) Subversion
7 8 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 7 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.39%) Metasploit
9 6 (0.39%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.19%) Ant
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.13%) ProC
11 2 (0.13%) Maven
11 2 (0.13%) Gradle
11 2 (0.13%) Hudson
12 1 (0.064%) Concordion
12 1 (0.064%) WebDriver
General
1 395 (25.43%) Finance
2 133 (8.56%) Retail
3 89 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 85 (5.47%) Banking
5 74 (4.76%) Legal
6 39 (2.51%) Law
7 31 (2.00%) Games
8 30 (1.93%) Advertising
9 23 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.22%) Marketing
11 15 (0.97%) Back Office
12 10 (0.64%) Publishing
13 9 (0.58%) Automotive
14 7 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.39%) iGaming
15 6 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.26%) Military
17 3 (0.19%) Electronics
18 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 241 (15.52%) Analyst
2 202 (13.01%) Consultant
3 180 (11.59%) Security Analyst
4 179 (11.53%) Security Manager
5 143 (9.21%) Security Consultant
6 126 (8.11%) Architect
7 104 (6.70%) Information Analyst
8 98 (6.31%) Information Security Analyst
9 93 (5.99%) Security Engineer
10 89 (5.73%) Administrator
10 89 (5.73%) Security Officer
11 86 (5.54%) Security Architect
12 85 (5.47%) Network Engineer
13 84 (5.41%) Information Manager
14 82 (5.28%) Information Security Manager
15 77 (4.96%) Information Security Officer
16 70 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
17 54 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 54 (3.48%) Support Engineer
18 48 (3.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (4.44%) .NET
2 43 (2.77%) Web Services
3 29 (1.87%) HTML
4 26 (1.67%) CSS
4 26 (1.67%) Spring
5 18 (1.16%) XML
6 16 (1.03%) SOAP
7 15 (0.97%) Regular Expression
8 14 (0.90%) J2EE
8 14 (0.90%) Middleware
9 12 (0.77%) Hibernate
9 12 (0.77%) Java EE
9 12 (0.77%) REST
10 11 (0.71%) Servlets
11 10 (0.64%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.52%) ODBC
12 8 (0.52%) LAMP
12 8 (0.52%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.45%) jQuery
13 7 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 261 (16.81%) Management Information System
2 131 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 52 (3.35%) Data Protection Act
5 33 (2.12%) Cryptography
5 33 (2.12%) Clustering
6 31 (2.00%) Replication
6 31 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 30 (1.93%) PKI
8 25 (1.61%) CESG
8 25 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 23 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 21 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
11 18 (1.16%) Open Source
12 16 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (0.84%) EFT
13 13 (0.84%) W3C
14 12 (0.77%) EMV
14 12 (0.77%) CLARiiON
15 11 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 333 (21.44%) Windows
2 274 (17.64%) Linux
3 171 (11.01%) UNIX
4 60 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.09%) Solaris
9 11 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 11 (0.71%) Android
10 10 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.45%) AIX
12 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.26%) CentOS
14 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.19%) VMS
15 1 (0.064%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.064%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.064%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 762 (49.07%) Information Security
2 335 (21.57%) ITIL
3 216 (13.91%) Risk Management
4 205 (13.20%) Security Management
5 188 (12.11%) Security Architecture
6 172 (11.08%) E-Commerce
7 163 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (9.47%) Data Protection
9 143 (9.21%) Cyber Security
10 138 (8.89%) SIEM
11 133 (8.56%) Project Management
12 131 (8.44%) Penetration Testing
13 128 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 113 (7.28%) Information Security Management
15 104 (6.70%) Change Management
16 99 (6.37%) Vulnerability Management
17 98 (6.31%) Service Delivery
17 98 (6.31%) Business Continuity
18 90 (5.80%) Data Security
18 90 (5.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 121 (7.79%) SQL
2 117 (7.53%) Java
3 62 (3.99%) PowerShell
4 54 (3.48%) Ruby
5 40 (2.58%) JavaScript
5 40 (2.58%) C#
6 35 (2.25%) Python
7 34 (2.19%) Bash Shell
8 33 (2.12%) C
9 25 (1.61%) Perl
10 23 (1.48%) PHP
11 21 (1.35%) T-SQL
11 21 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.26%) AWK
13 4 (0.26%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.13%) Uniface
14 2 (0.13%) XPath
14 2 (0.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 535 (34.45%) CISSP
2 308 (19.83%) CISM
3 220 (14.17%) Degree
4 198 (12.75%) CISA
5 179 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
6 123 (7.92%) CCNA
7 97 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 83 (5.34%) PCI QSA
9 82 (5.28%) CCNP
10 76 (4.89%) CRISC
10 76 (4.89%) CEH
11 74 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 55 (3.54%) MCSE
13 54 (3.48%) GIAC
14 51 (3.28%) SC Cleared
15 38 (2.45%) CCIE
16 32 (2.06%) SSCP
17 28 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (1.80%) MCSA
18 24 (1.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 715 (46.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 165 (10.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 130 (8.37%) COBIT
4 47 (3.03%) SLA
5 42 (2.70%) ISO 9001
6 41 (2.64%) GPG13
7 33 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 30 (1.93%) FISMA
9 26 (1.67%) QA
10 23 (1.48%) HIPAA
11 21 (1.35%) ISO 14001
12 16 (1.03%) BS7799
13 15 (0.97%) BS25999
14 7 (0.45%) Data Quality
15 5 (0.32%) COSO
16 4 (0.26%) ISO 8583
16 4 (0.26%) Basel II
17 3 (0.19%) PAS 55
18 1 (0.064%) GCP
18 1 (0.064%) PABP
System Software
1 167 (10.75%) Active Directory
2 109 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (5.15%) vSphere
4 50 (3.22%) Hyper-V
5 41 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (2.00%) Xen
7 28 (1.80%) Squid
8 20 (1.29%) Snort
9 13 (0.84%) NFS
10 12 (0.77%) XenServer
11 11 (0.71%) XenApp
12 7 (0.45%) ISA Server
13 6 (0.39%) Docker
14 5 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.26%) vCloud
16 3 (0.19%) VMware ESX
17 2 (0.13%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
17 2 (0.13%) pfSense
18 1 (0.064%) KVM
Systems Management
1 53 (3.41%) Puppet
2 39 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.12%) Graphite
4 31 (2.00%) Nagios
4 31 (2.00%) ZABBIX
5 30 (1.93%) logstash
6 27 (1.74%) Kibana
7 26 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
8 24 (1.55%) Vagrant
8 24 (1.55%) SCCM
9 14 (0.90%) Nessus
10 10 (0.64%) Cacti
11 9 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (0.58%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.58%) StatsD
12 6 (0.39%) WSUS
12 6 (0.39%) Nmap
12 6 (0.39%) ARCserve
13 5 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 271 (17.45%) Cisco
2 215 (13.84%) VMware
3 194 (12.49%) Microsoft
4 125 (8.05%) CheckPoint
5 99 (6.37%) HP
6 88 (5.67%) Oracle
7 77 (4.96%) Splunk
8 73 (4.70%) F5
9 66 (4.25%) Juniper
10 61 (3.93%) Citrix
11 55 (3.54%) Red Hat
12 49 (3.16%) SolarWinds
13 44 (2.83%) Websense
14 40 (2.58%) NetApp
15 37 (2.38%) Blue Coat
15 37 (2.38%) Google
16 34 (2.19%) IBM
17 33 (2.12%) hybris
18 31 (2.00%) ArcSight
19 30 (1.93%) McAfee
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS, PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 47K to 63K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum generous car allowance, bonus and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum generous car allowance, bonus and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £70000 - £72450 per annum + 8% bonus, full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allow + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago