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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 347 421 388
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -33
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 765 556 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.41% 5.42% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 603 395 470
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,425 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £70,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
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
10324 10258 10056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.56% 10.43% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8080 8004 8134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +88 257 £52,500 -6.66% 23
South East +32 184 £47,500 - 20
Yorkshire -12 74 £48,000 +20.00% 6
South West +8 65 £40,000 -22.33% 16
East Midlands +45 54 £55,000 +30.95% 3
East of England +1 49 £55,000 +12.24% 7
West Midlands -6 42 £57,500 - 11
North West +10 39 £50,000 +14.28% 6
North East - 11 £42,500 - 2
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 802 (50.09%) Information Security
2 716 (44.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 529 (33.04%) CISSP
4 438 (27.36%) Firewall
5 388 (24.23%) Finance
6 337 (21.05%) ITIL
7 320 (19.99%) Windows
8 307 (19.18%) Cisco
9 297 (18.55%) CISM
10 274 (17.11%) Linux
11 268 (16.74%) Management Information System
12 241 (15.05%) Degree
13 223 (13.93%) Risk Management
14 218 (13.62%) Cisco Certification
15 211 (13.18%) VMware
16 202 (12.62%) Security Management
17 190 (11.87%) CISA
17 190 (11.87%) Security Architecture
18 188 (11.74%) E-Commerce
19 185 (11.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 178 (11.12%) Network Security
21 169 (10.56%) Microsoft
22 164 (10.24%) UNIX
23 162 (10.12%) TCP/IP
24 158 (9.87%) CCNA
25 156 (9.74%) Active Directory
26 155 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
27 149 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
28 144 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
29 140 (8.74%) Retail

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 126 (7.87%) IIS
2 95 (5.93%) Apache
3 48 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 32 (2.00%) nginx
5 31 (1.94%) MS Exchange
6 29 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 11 (0.69%) SharePoint
8 11 (0.69%) Jetty
9 10 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (0.56%) Commerce Server
10 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.37%) Confluence
13 4 (0.25%) Mule
13 4 (0.25%) Lync
14 3 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.19%) CMS
14 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.44%) MS Office
3 30 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.56%) MS Project
5 5 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.25%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.12%) SaaS
2 32 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (1.81%) IaaS
5 7 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.37%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.19%) GitHub
7 3 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 438 (27.36%) Firewall
2 178 (11.12%) Network Security
3 162 (10.12%) TCP/IP
4 127 (7.93%) Cisco ASA
5 126 (7.87%) WAN
6 113 (7.06%) Wireless
7 110 (6.87%) LAN
8 102 (6.37%) SAN
9 97 (6.06%) DNS
10 90 (5.62%) VPN
11 76 (4.75%) BGP
12 65 (4.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 63 (3.94%) OSPF
14 60 (3.75%) MPLS
15 52 (3.25%) SSL
16 49 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
17 46 (2.87%) Internet
18 41 (2.56%) iSCSI
19 40 (2.50%) IPsec
20 38 (2.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.87%) MySQL
3 47 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 30 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 17 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (0.94%) NoSQL
8 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.37%) Informix
13 6 (0.37%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 46 (2.87%) Git (software)
2 37 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 21 (1.31%) TeamCity
4 17 (1.06%) Subversion
5 15 (0.94%) JIRA
6 12 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.75%) LoadRunner
7 10 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.44%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.44%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.25%) jMock
9 4 (0.25%) Mockito
9 4 (0.25%) Concordion
9 4 (0.25%) JUnit
10 2 (0.12%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.12%) Selenium
10 2 (0.12%) Hudson
10 2 (0.12%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.12%) Ant
General
1 388 (24.23%) Finance
2 140 (8.74%) Retail
3 101 (6.31%) Banking
4 94 (5.87%) Telecoms
5 86 (5.37%) Legal
6 41 (2.56%) Games
7 30 (1.87%) Advertising
7 30 (1.87%) Law
8 27 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.62%) Marketing
10 19 (1.19%) Back Office
11 12 (0.75%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.62%) Automotive
13 9 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.50%) Publishing
15 6 (0.37%) iGaming
16 5 (0.31%) German Language
17 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.19%) Local Government
18 2 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 280 (17.49%) Analyst
2 219 (13.68%) Security Analyst
3 194 (12.12%) Consultant
4 167 (10.43%) Security Manager
5 148 (9.24%) Security Consultant
6 129 (8.06%) Information Analyst
7 124 (7.75%) Information Security Analyst
8 121 (7.56%) Architect
9 112 (7.00%) Network Engineer
10 93 (5.81%) Security Engineer
10 93 (5.81%) Administrator
11 91 (5.68%) Security Officer
12 86 (5.37%) Security Architect
13 76 (4.75%) Information Manager
14 75 (4.68%) Information Security Manager
14 75 (4.68%) Information Security Officer
15 69 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
16 61 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 59 (3.69%) Developer
18 54 (3.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.62%) .NET
2 35 (2.19%) Web Services
3 28 (1.75%) Spring
4 25 (1.56%) HTML
5 24 (1.50%) CSS
6 20 (1.25%) SOAP
7 16 (1.00%) REST
7 16 (1.00%) XML
8 15 (0.94%) Hibernate
8 15 (0.94%) Regular Expression
8 15 (0.94%) Java EE
9 14 (0.87%) J2EE
10 10 (0.62%) Servlets
11 9 (0.56%) Middleware
11 9 (0.56%) ASP.NET
12 8 (0.50%) jQuery
13 7 (0.44%) LAMP
13 7 (0.44%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.37%) Spring Integration
14 6 (0.37%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 268 (16.74%) Management Information System
2 144 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
4 51 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 46 (2.87%) Cryptography
6 45 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.75%) Clustering
8 35 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 32 (2.00%) CESG
10 30 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
11 28 (1.75%) PKI
12 24 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
12 24 (1.50%) Open Source
12 24 (1.50%) Replication
13 19 (1.19%) EMV
13 19 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 17 (1.06%) EFT
15 16 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
16 15 (0.94%) CLARiiON
17 14 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 320 (19.99%) Windows
2 274 (17.11%) Linux
3 164 (10.24%) UNIX
4 42 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (1.81%) Solaris
8 26 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.94%) AIX
9 15 (0.94%) Android
10 11 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.69%) CentOS
10 11 (0.69%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.19%) Debian
13 3 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 1 (0.062%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 802 (50.09%) Information Security
2 337 (21.05%) ITIL
3 223 (13.93%) Risk Management
4 202 (12.62%) Security Management
5 190 (11.87%) Security Architecture
6 188 (11.74%) E-Commerce
7 155 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
8 149 (9.31%) Agile Software Development
9 138 (8.62%) Data Protection
10 128 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 128 (8.00%) SIEM
11 123 (7.68%) Change Management
12 122 (7.62%) Project Management
13 119 (7.43%) Cyber Security
14 118 (7.37%) Information Security Management
15 105 (6.56%) Service Delivery
16 103 (6.43%) Data Security
17 91 (5.68%) Business Continuity
18 87 (5.43%) Incident Management
19 81 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (8.24%) Java
2 124 (7.75%) SQL
3 74 (4.62%) PowerShell
4 46 (2.87%) Python
5 44 (2.75%) Ruby
6 43 (2.69%) Bash Shell
7 39 (2.44%) Perl
8 34 (2.12%) JavaScript
8 34 (2.12%) C
9 33 (2.06%) C#
10 30 (1.87%) Shell Script
11 20 (1.25%) T-SQL
12 18 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.06%) PHP
14 7 (0.44%) C++
15 4 (0.25%) AWK
15 4 (0.25%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.25%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.12%) XPath
16 2 (0.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 529 (33.04%) CISSP
2 297 (18.55%) CISM
3 241 (15.05%) Degree
4 218 (13.62%) Cisco Certification
5 190 (11.87%) CISA
6 158 (9.87%) CCNA
7 103 (6.43%) CCNP
8 98 (6.12%) PCI QSA
9 79 (4.93%) CRISC
9 79 (4.93%) Security Cleared
10 75 (4.68%) CEH
11 65 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 52 (3.25%) GIAC
13 47 (2.94%) MCSE
14 43 (2.69%) CCIE
15 39 (2.44%) SC Cleared
16 35 (2.19%) VCP4
17 32 (2.00%) SSCP
18 27 (1.69%) MCSA
19 24 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 716 (44.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 185 (11.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 135 (8.43%) COBIT
4 42 (2.62%) SLA
5 38 (2.37%) QA
5 38 (2.37%) GPG13
5 38 (2.37%) ISO 9001
6 36 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 20 (1.25%) BS7799
8 17 (1.06%) BS25999
8 17 (1.06%) HIPAA
9 15 (0.94%) ISO 14001
10 12 (0.75%) ISO 8583
11 11 (0.69%) COSO
12 8 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 8 (0.50%) TickIT
13 5 (0.31%) Basel II
13 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
14 4 (0.25%) PABP
15 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 156 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 113 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (4.06%) vSphere
4 58 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (2.31%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.94%) Squid
7 28 (1.75%) Xen
8 22 (1.37%) Snort
9 14 (0.87%) NFS
10 10 (0.62%) XenServer
10 10 (0.62%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.56%) Nmap
12 6 (0.37%) XenApp
12 6 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.37%) Docker
13 4 (0.25%) StorNext
14 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
15 1 (0.062%) Firmware
15 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (2.81%) Puppet
2 30 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.81%) logstash
4 28 (1.75%) SCCM
5 27 (1.69%) Nagios
5 27 (1.69%) ZABBIX
6 26 (1.62%) Cisco Prime
7 25 (1.56%) Kibana
8 24 (1.50%) Graphite
9 21 (1.31%) Vagrant
10 15 (0.94%) FortiGate
11 11 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (0.56%) ARCserve
12 9 (0.56%) Cacti
13 8 (0.50%) Nessus
14 7 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.37%) Data Guard
15 6 (0.37%) WSUS
16 4 (0.25%) Tivoli
17 3 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 307 (19.18%) Cisco
2 211 (13.18%) VMware
3 169 (10.56%) Microsoft
4 137 (8.56%) CheckPoint
5 94 (5.87%) HP
6 92 (5.75%) Oracle
7 79 (4.93%) F5
8 75 (4.68%) Juniper
9 64 (4.00%) Splunk
10 63 (3.94%) Red Hat
11 61 (3.81%) Citrix
12 50 (3.12%) SolarWinds
13 47 (2.94%) Websense
14 42 (2.62%) NetApp
15 40 (2.50%) Blue Coat
16 37 (2.31%) ServiceNow
17 32 (2.00%) EMC
18 30 (1.87%) Google
18 30 (1.87%) IBM
19 29 (1.81%) McAfee
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Circa 80K + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + OT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + various flexible bens.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum excellent benefits package and bonu
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum excellent benefits package and bonu
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares option +++
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago