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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 346 389 403
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 789 587 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.59% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.98% 5.80% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 606 478 576
Average salary £49,250 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
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
11305 10124 11806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.60% 10.17% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8811 8035 9779
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 £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +67 285 £50,000 -9.09% 25
South East +8 214 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Yorkshire -13 85 £45,000 -11.76% 5
East of England +14 65 £48,000 -4.00% 2
West Midlands 0 40 £40,000 -8.57% 5
East Midlands +2 29 £55,000 +33.33% 4
North West -21 27 £48,900 +15.05% 9
North East - 18 £40,000 -
South West -61 17 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 738 (44.84%) Information Security
2 680 (41.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 444 (26.97%) CISSP
4 439 (26.67%) Windows
5 419 (25.46%) Linux
6 392 (23.82%) Finance
7 347 (21.08%) ITIL
8 337 (20.47%) Firewall
9 331 (20.11%) Degree
10 284 (17.25%) Cisco
11 258 (15.67%) UNIX
12 244 (14.82%) CISM
13 236 (14.34%) Management Information System
14 221 (13.43%) E-Commerce
15 219 (13.30%) Project Management
16 215 (13.06%) Penetration Testing
17 212 (12.88%) SIEM
18 206 (12.52%) CISA
19 199 (12.09%) DNS
20 197 (11.97%) TCP/IP
21 196 (11.91%) Java
22 186 (11.30%) SQL
23 185 (11.24%) Data Protection
24 184 (11.18%) VMware
25 181 (11.00%) IIS
26 180 (10.94%) Apache
26 180 (10.94%) Microsoft
27 171 (10.39%) Risk Management
28 160 (9.72%) Network Security
29 158 (9.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 181 (11.00%) IIS
2 180 (10.94%) Apache
3 35 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 28 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 20 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 20 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 18 (1.09%) nginx
7 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.55%) Jetty
12 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.36%) Node.js
13 4 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.18%) SAS
15 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.12%) Lync
15 2 (0.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 113 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.64%) MS Office
3 26 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.03%) MS Project
5 7 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.061%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.061%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.061%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.061%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 80 (4.86%) SaaS
2 22 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.79%) PaaS
5 12 (0.73%) IaaS
6 5 (0.30%) Office 365
6 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 337 (20.47%) Firewall
2 199 (12.09%) DNS
3 197 (11.97%) TCP/IP
4 160 (9.72%) Network Security
5 126 (7.65%) BGP
6 117 (7.11%) Internet
7 114 (6.93%) MPLS
8 111 (6.74%) OSPF
9 101 (6.14%) WAN
10 99 (6.01%) LAN
11 98 (5.95%) Cisco IOS
12 97 (5.89%) VPN
13 86 (5.22%) EIGRP
14 80 (4.86%) SMTP
15 65 (3.95%) Wireless
16 56 (3.40%) Cisco ASA
17 53 (3.22%) SSL
18 49 (2.98%) VoIP
19 45 (2.73%) DHCP
20 43 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 90 (5.47%) MySQL
3 28 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 14 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (0.85%) OLAP
8 13 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.43%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.43%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.24%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.18%) OLTP
15 3 (0.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (1.58%) Metasploit
2 11 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.61%) Subversion
4 8 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.36%) LoadRunner
6 5 (0.30%) Log4Net
6 5 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.30%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.24%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.24%) AppScan
8 3 (0.18%) JIRA
8 3 (0.18%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.12%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.12%) Maven
10 1 (0.061%) Selenium
10 1 (0.061%) Ant
10 1 (0.061%) JUnit
10 1 (0.061%) Hudson
10 1 (0.061%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.061%) Artifactory
General
1 392 (23.82%) Finance
2 155 (9.42%) Retail
3 119 (7.23%) Banking
4 78 (4.74%) Legal
5 67 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 61 (3.71%) Marketing
7 48 (2.92%) Games
8 28 (1.70%) Back Office
9 24 (1.46%) Retail Banking
10 19 (1.15%) German Language
10 19 (1.15%) Advertising
11 17 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.91%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.85%) French Language
14 10 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.55%) Local Government
16 8 (0.49%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.30%) Electronics
17 5 (0.30%) Law
17 5 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 303 (18.41%) Analyst
2 231 (14.03%) Security Analyst
3 192 (11.66%) Consultant
4 163 (9.90%) Security Consultant
5 128 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 128 (7.78%) Security Manager
6 92 (5.59%) Information Security Analyst
6 92 (5.59%) Information Analyst
7 80 (4.86%) Network Engineer
8 74 (4.50%) Architect
9 67 (4.07%) Tester
9 67 (4.07%) Security Officer
10 66 (4.01%) Administrator
10 66 (4.01%) Security Engineer
11 63 (3.83%) Penetration Tester
12 57 (3.46%) IT Security Analyst
13 53 (3.22%) Information Manager
14 50 (3.04%) Information Security Manager
15 49 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
16 48 (2.92%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (5.35%) .NET
2 67 (4.07%) Web Services
3 41 (2.49%) ASP.NET
4 37 (2.25%) LAMP
5 28 (1.70%) HTML
6 27 (1.64%) XML
7 23 (1.40%) WCF
8 22 (1.34%) CSS
9 19 (1.15%) HTML5
10 16 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (0.79%) .NET Framework
12 12 (0.73%) SOAP
12 12 (0.73%) XSLT
12 12 (0.73%) XHTML
12 12 (0.73%) Memcached
13 11 (0.67%) REST
14 8 (0.49%) Ajax
15 6 (0.36%) jQuery
15 6 (0.36%) CCXML
15 6 (0.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 236 (14.34%) Management Information System
2 107 (6.50%) Clustering
3 104 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 61 (3.71%) Data Protection Act
6 46 (2.79%) Open Source
7 44 (2.67%) Cryptography
8 37 (2.25%) PMI
9 33 (2.00%) CESG
10 31 (1.88%) IVR
11 28 (1.70%) CESG CLAS
11 28 (1.70%) Mathematics
11 28 (1.70%) SWIFT
12 24 (1.46%) APACS
13 23 (1.40%) EFT
13 23 (1.40%) RMADS
14 20 (1.22%) Online Games
15 19 (1.15%) iPad
15 19 (1.15%) PKI
16 18 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 439 (26.67%) Windows
2 419 (25.46%) Linux
3 258 (15.67%) UNIX
4 138 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 44 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (2.55%) Solaris
8 33 (2.00%) CentOS
9 29 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (1.58%) AIX
11 25 (1.52%) Debian
12 23 (1.40%) Ubuntu
13 17 (1.03%) Android
14 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.36%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.24%) OS/390
17 3 (0.18%) OS/400
18 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.12%) SUSE
18 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (44.84%) Information Security
2 347 (21.08%) ITIL
3 221 (13.43%) E-Commerce
4 219 (13.30%) Project Management
5 215 (13.06%) Penetration Testing
6 212 (12.88%) SIEM
7 185 (11.24%) Data Protection
8 171 (10.39%) Risk Management
9 145 (8.81%) Data Security
10 128 (7.78%) Security Architecture
11 126 (7.65%) Cyber Security
12 116 (7.05%) Security Management
13 109 (6.62%) Load Balancing
14 108 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 105 (6.38%) PRINCE2
16 101 (6.14%) Business Continuity
17 93 (5.65%) Service Delivery
18 87 (5.29%) Change Management
19 86 (5.22%) Information Security Management
20 79 (4.80%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 196 (11.91%) Java
2 186 (11.30%) SQL
3 128 (7.78%) Bash Shell
4 110 (6.68%) PowerShell
5 106 (6.44%) Perl
6 84 (5.10%) PHP
7 61 (3.71%) Python
8 57 (3.46%) Ruby
9 45 (2.73%) T-SQL
10 34 (2.07%) C#
11 29 (1.76%) C
12 26 (1.58%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.52%) C++
13 25 (1.52%) JavaScript
14 18 (1.09%) VB.NET
15 15 (0.91%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.67%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.061%) RPG
17 1 (0.061%) ABAP
17 1 (0.061%) VB
Qualifications
1 444 (26.97%) CISSP
2 331 (20.11%) Degree
3 244 (14.82%) CISM
4 206 (12.52%) CISA
5 132 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
6 107 (6.50%) CCNA
7 84 (5.10%) PCI QSA
8 81 (4.92%) CEH
9 65 (3.95%) Security Cleared
9 65 (3.95%) CCNP
10 58 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 58 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
11 43 (2.61%) CISMP
12 37 (2.25%) PMI Certification
13 36 (2.19%) OSCP
14 34 (2.07%) CCSE
15 33 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 32 (1.94%) SC Cleared
16 32 (1.94%) GIAC
17 31 (1.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 680 (41.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 158 (9.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 132 (8.02%) COBIT
4 62 (3.77%) ISO 9001
5 32 (1.94%) QA
6 24 (1.46%) ISO 8583
7 23 (1.40%) COSO
7 23 (1.40%) SLA
8 18 (1.09%) GPG13
9 13 (0.79%) BS7799
10 11 (0.67%) JSP 440
11 10 (0.61%) HIPAA
11 10 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 8 (0.49%) ISO 9000
13 7 (0.43%) TickIT
13 7 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 5 (0.30%) BS25999
15 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
15 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
16 1 (0.061%) Data Quality
System Software
1 149 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (8.32%) Active Directory
3 103 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
4 47 (2.86%) Snort
5 22 (1.34%) vSphere
6 20 (1.22%) Squid
7 15 (0.91%) ISA Server
8 13 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.79%) KVM
9 12 (0.73%) Varnish
10 9 (0.55%) Nmap
11 8 (0.49%) Xen
12 7 (0.43%) XenApp
12 7 (0.43%) NFS
13 5 (0.30%) XenServer
14 4 (0.24%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.12%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (2.37%) Puppet
2 36 (2.19%) SCCM
3 17 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (0.97%) ARCserve
5 15 (0.91%) Nagios
5 15 (0.91%) WSUS
6 12 (0.73%) ZABBIX
6 12 (0.73%) Nessus
7 11 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
8 8 (0.49%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.49%) FortiGate
8 8 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.30%) SCOM
11 4 (0.24%) Cacti
11 4 (0.24%) logstash
11 4 (0.24%) Kibana
11 4 (0.24%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 284 (17.25%) Cisco
2 184 (11.18%) VMware
3 180 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 148 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 118 (7.17%) CheckPoint
6 101 (6.14%) F5
7 90 (5.47%) Juniper
8 71 (4.31%) Oracle
9 60 (3.65%) Websense
10 52 (3.16%) HP
11 39 (2.37%) Citrix
12 33 (2.00%) McAfee
13 29 (1.76%) Tripwire
13 29 (1.76%) ServiceNow
14 22 (1.34%) Symantec
15 21 (1.28%) Sophos
15 21 (1.28%) Blue Coat
15 21 (1.28%) Splunk
16 20 (1.22%) IBM
17 19 (1.15%) Apple
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55K to 65 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allow + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Yes
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 17K to 21K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50K to 65K
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60K to 80K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + 7% on-call + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60K to 80K
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 35K+ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: c45,000 - 50,000 + ex bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: ex Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
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