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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 350 390 382
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 797 620 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.70% 6.26% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 641 446 537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £67,700 £74,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
10356 9902 10635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.52% 10.22% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8156 7689 8783
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +66 295 £50,000 -9.09% 24
South East -11 168 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Yorkshire -12 94 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East Midlands +18 58 £55,000 +10.00% 9
South West +18 54 £46,750 -14.22% 4
North West +14 46 £47,500 - 5
West Midlands -3 46 £57,500 +4.54% 6
East of England +2 43 £57,500 +26.37% 5
Midlands - 4 £60,000 -
North East -6 2 £52,500 +22.09%
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 761 (47.98%) Information Security
2 700 (44.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 506 (31.90%) CISSP
4 396 (24.97%) Firewall
5 380 (23.96%) Finance
6 352 (22.19%) ITIL
7 325 (20.49%) Windows
8 309 (19.48%) Cisco
9 306 (19.29%) Linux
10 297 (18.73%) CISM
11 254 (16.02%) Management Information System
12 246 (15.51%) Degree
13 230 (14.50%) Risk Management
14 212 (13.37%) VMware
15 200 (12.61%) E-Commerce
16 191 (12.04%) CISA
17 190 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
18 186 (11.73%) UNIX
19 177 (11.16%) Network Security
20 175 (11.03%) Security Management
21 174 (10.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
22 169 (10.66%) Security Architecture
23 158 (9.96%) COBIT
24 152 (9.58%) Java
25 151 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
26 150 (9.46%) IIS
27 149 (9.39%) Microsoft
28 148 (9.33%) SQL
29 146 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
30 142 (8.95%) Retail

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 150 (9.46%) IIS
2 114 (7.19%) Apache
3 48 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 34 (2.14%) nginx
5 29 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 27 (1.70%) Apache Solr
6 27 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (0.88%) Jetty
8 11 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (0.57%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.38%) Commerce Server
11 6 (0.38%) Confluence
12 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.19%) Lync
12 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.19%) CMS
12 3 (0.19%) Mule
Applications
1 92 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.40%) MS Office
3 29 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.50%) MS Project
5 5 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Magento
2 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.063%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.063%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.15%) SaaS
2 29 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.64%) IaaS
4 11 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.38%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 396 (24.97%) Firewall
2 177 (11.16%) Network Security
3 139 (8.76%) TCP/IP
4 113 (7.12%) DNS
5 106 (6.68%) WAN
6 105 (6.62%) Cisco ASA
7 98 (6.18%) Wireless
8 93 (5.86%) LAN
9 91 (5.74%) VPN
10 90 (5.67%) BGP
11 82 (5.17%) SAN
12 71 (4.48%) MPLS
13 70 (4.41%) OSPF
14 66 (4.16%) SSL
15 60 (3.78%) Cisco IOS
16 54 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
16 54 (3.40%) Internet
17 50 (3.15%) EIGRP
18 41 (2.59%) SMTP
18 41 (2.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (5.36%) MySQL
2 80 (5.04%) SQL Server
3 42 (2.65%) Oracle Database
4 29 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 13 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.63%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.38%) Informix
14 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.25%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 42 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 35 (2.21%) Jenkins
3 19 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 18 (1.13%) Subversion
5 12 (0.76%) JIRA
5 12 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (0.69%) LoadRunner
7 10 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (0.63%) Metasploit
8 7 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.25%) JUnit
9 4 (0.25%) jMock
9 4 (0.25%) Mockito
9 4 (0.25%) Concordion
10 2 (0.13%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.13%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.13%) Selenium
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.13%) ProC
General
1 380 (23.96%) Finance
2 142 (8.95%) Retail
3 107 (6.75%) Banking
4 95 (5.99%) Telecoms
5 79 (4.98%) Legal
6 40 (2.52%) Games
7 33 (2.08%) Marketing
8 25 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.51%) Law
10 21 (1.32%) Advertising
11 17 (1.07%) Back Office
12 14 (0.88%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.76%) German Language
13 12 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.44%) Automotive
15 6 (0.38%) Publishing
16 5 (0.32%) Local Government
17 4 (0.25%) iGaming
18 3 (0.19%) French Language
18 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 291 (18.35%) Analyst
2 222 (14.00%) Security Analyst
3 195 (12.30%) Consultant
4 155 (9.77%) Security Manager
5 145 (9.14%) Security Consultant
6 122 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 117 (7.38%) Information Security Analyst
8 106 (6.68%) Network Engineer
8 106 (6.68%) Architect
9 94 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 86 (5.42%) Security Officer
11 79 (4.98%) Administrator
11 79 (4.98%) Security Engineer
12 76 (4.79%) Information Security Officer
13 74 (4.67%) Security Architect
13 74 (4.67%) Information Manager
14 72 (4.54%) Information Security Manager
15 60 (3.78%) Systems Engineer
16 54 (3.40%) Developer
17 42 (2.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.22%) .NET
2 31 (1.95%) Web Services
3 28 (1.77%) Spring
4 25 (1.58%) HTML
4 25 (1.58%) CSS
5 19 (1.20%) SOAP
6 15 (0.95%) XML
6 15 (0.95%) LAMP
6 15 (0.95%) Hibernate
6 15 (0.95%) Java EE
6 15 (0.95%) REST
7 14 (0.88%) J2EE
8 13 (0.82%) Regular Expression
9 9 (0.57%) Servlets
10 8 (0.50%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.50%) jQuery
10 8 (0.50%) Memcached
11 6 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.38%) JSP
11 6 (0.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 254 (16.02%) Management Information System
2 139 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 55 (3.47%) Clustering
5 45 (2.84%) Cryptography
6 44 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
7 40 (2.52%) CESG
8 36 (2.27%) Mathematics
9 34 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 32 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
11 27 (1.70%) Open Source
12 24 (1.51%) CESG CLAS
13 23 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
14 22 (1.39%) Replication
15 21 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.20%) RMADS
16 19 (1.20%) PKI
17 18 (1.13%) EMV
18 17 (1.07%) EFT
19 14 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 325 (20.49%) Windows
2 306 (19.29%) Linux
3 186 (11.73%) UNIX
4 60 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 46 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (2.02%) Solaris
8 27 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (1.20%) AIX
10 18 (1.13%) CentOS
11 13 (0.82%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.76%) Android
13 11 (0.69%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.57%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.50%) Debian
16 6 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.25%) SUSE
18 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
19 1 (0.063%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (47.98%) Information Security
2 352 (22.19%) ITIL
3 230 (14.50%) Risk Management
4 200 (12.61%) E-Commerce
5 175 (11.03%) Security Management
6 169 (10.66%) Security Architecture
7 151 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
9 128 (8.07%) SIEM
10 127 (8.01%) Data Protection
11 120 (7.57%) Change Management
12 115 (7.25%) Project Management
13 108 (6.81%) Information Security Management
13 108 (6.81%) Data Security
14 105 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
15 102 (6.43%) Cyber Security
16 96 (6.05%) Service Delivery
17 90 (5.67%) Business Continuity
18 82 (5.17%) Information Assurance
19 80 (5.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (9.58%) Java
2 148 (9.33%) SQL
3 86 (5.42%) PowerShell
4 64 (4.04%) Bash Shell
5 62 (3.91%) Perl
6 54 (3.40%) Python
7 47 (2.96%) Ruby
8 39 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 33 (2.08%) JavaScript
10 29 (1.83%) C
11 25 (1.58%) C#
12 23 (1.45%) PHP
13 18 (1.13%) PL/SQL
13 18 (1.13%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.88%) C++
15 4 (0.25%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.13%) Uniface
16 2 (0.13%) AWK
16 2 (0.13%) XPath
16 2 (0.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 506 (31.90%) CISSP
2 297 (18.73%) CISM
3 246 (15.51%) Degree
4 191 (12.04%) CISA
5 190 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (8.64%) CCNA
7 107 (6.75%) PCI QSA
8 87 (5.49%) CCNP
9 81 (5.11%) CEH
10 69 (4.35%) Security Cleared
11 68 (4.29%) CRISC
12 58 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 53 (3.34%) GIAC
14 41 (2.59%) MCSE
15 36 (2.27%) CCIE
16 30 (1.89%) SC Cleared
17 29 (1.83%) SSCP
18 26 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
19 24 (1.51%) MCSA
20 20 (1.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 700 (44.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 174 (10.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 158 (9.96%) COBIT
4 50 (3.15%) ISO 9001
5 39 (2.46%) SLA
6 37 (2.33%) QA
7 26 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 24 (1.51%) GPG13
9 22 (1.39%) COSO
10 16 (1.01%) BS7799
11 15 (0.95%) BS25999
12 14 (0.88%) ISO 14001
12 14 (0.88%) ISO 8583
13 13 (0.82%) HIPAA
14 10 (0.63%) TickIT
14 10 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 12207
15 8 (0.50%) JSP 440
16 5 (0.32%) Basel II
16 5 (0.32%) Data Quality
17 4 (0.25%) PABP
System Software
1 137 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 126 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
4 53 (3.34%) vSphere
5 26 (1.64%) Snort
6 25 (1.58%) Hyper-V
7 21 (1.32%) Xen
8 19 (1.20%) Squid
9 11 (0.69%) NFS
10 10 (0.63%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.57%) Nmap
12 6 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.38%) XenServer
12 6 (0.38%) Docker
13 4 (0.25%) StorNext
13 4 (0.25%) Varnish
13 4 (0.25%) XenApp
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (2.90%) Puppet
2 27 (1.70%) ZABBIX
2 27 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (1.70%) logstash
3 26 (1.64%) SCCM
4 23 (1.45%) Nagios
4 23 (1.45%) Kibana
4 23 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
5 19 (1.20%) Graphite
5 19 (1.20%) Vagrant
6 15 (0.95%) FortiGate
7 11 (0.69%) ARCserve
8 10 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (0.50%) Nessus
9 8 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.44%) Cacti
11 6 (0.38%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.38%) WSUS
11 6 (0.38%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 309 (19.48%) Cisco
2 212 (13.37%) VMware
3 149 (9.39%) Microsoft
4 122 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 97 (6.12%) Oracle
6 95 (5.99%) F5
7 93 (5.86%) HP
8 90 (5.67%) Juniper
9 81 (5.11%) Red Hat
10 55 (3.47%) Citrix
11 50 (3.15%) Splunk
12 46 (2.90%) SolarWinds
13 42 (2.65%) Websense
14 39 (2.46%) NetApp
14 39 (2.46%) ServiceNow
15 34 (2.14%) McAfee
16 29 (1.83%) Blue Coat
17 27 (1.70%) EMC
18 26 (1.64%) IBM
19 25 (1.58%) Dell
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares option +++
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k per month + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 28 days hol + up to 11% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Package - Please call fo
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35384 - £49400 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + On-site allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £39,000 per annum + oncall, bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago