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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 351 383 417
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +34
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 738 765 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.94% 6.51% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 556 532 440
Average salary £50,000 £45,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% -9.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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
10640 11753 10126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.68% 10.65% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8470 9307 8264
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 May 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 May 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 0 263 £55,000 +10.00% 23
South East +19 202 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Yorkshire -10 81 £42,500 -29.16% 11
South West +22 45 £44,000 +26.61% 5
West Midlands -9 44 £42,500 -3.40% 7
East of England +14 37 £46,875 +6.53% 6
North West +3 30 £52,500 +50.00% 6
East Midlands +2 25 £46,250 -15.90% 2
North East - 10 £35,000 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 770 (50.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 763 (50.20%) Information Security
3 544 (35.79%) CISSP
4 423 (27.83%) Firewall
5 413 (27.17%) Finance
6 354 (23.29%) Windows
7 334 (21.97%) ITIL
8 326 (21.45%) CISM
9 264 (17.37%) Cisco
10 253 (16.64%) Management Information System
11 247 (16.25%) Linux
12 221 (14.54%) CISA
13 217 (14.28%) VMware
14 215 (14.14%) Security Management
15 205 (13.49%) Microsoft
16 201 (13.22%) Risk Management
17 188 (12.37%) Degree
18 179 (11.78%) Security Architecture
19 171 (11.25%) Active Directory
20 168 (11.05%) Cyber Security
21 165 (10.86%) UNIX
21 165 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
22 159 (10.46%) TCP/IP
23 153 (10.07%) Data Centre
24 149 (9.80%) E-Commerce
25 144 (9.47%) Project Management
25 144 (9.47%) SIEM
26 142 (9.34%) Data Protection
27 140 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
28 139 (9.14%) WAN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 133 (8.75%) IIS
2 85 (5.59%) Apache
3 42 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 41 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.11%) nginx
6 29 (1.91%) Apache Solr
7 26 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.53%) SAS
10 8 (0.53%) Commerce Server
10 8 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.46%) CMS
12 5 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.33%) JBoss
12 5 (0.33%) Jetty
13 4 (0.26%) Mule
13 4 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.20%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 80 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.37%) MS Office
3 15 (0.99%) MS Project
4 14 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.066%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.59%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.20%) Primavera
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.066%) RMDS
6 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.066%) Line 500
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.84%) SaaS
3 28 (1.84%) IaaS
4 25 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.59%) Office 365
5 9 (0.59%) GitHub
6 6 (0.39%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.20%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 423 (27.83%) Firewall
2 159 (10.46%) TCP/IP
3 139 (9.14%) WAN
4 132 (8.68%) LAN
5 122 (8.03%) SAN
6 118 (7.76%) Network Security
7 110 (7.24%) Cisco ASA
8 86 (5.66%) VPN
9 83 (5.46%) DNS
10 69 (4.54%) Wireless
11 54 (3.55%) VLAN
11 54 (3.55%) Internet
12 50 (3.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 46 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
14 40 (2.63%) MPLS
15 39 (2.57%) IPsec
16 38 (2.50%) iSCSI
16 38 (2.50%) OSPF
16 38 (2.50%) BGP
17 36 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 67 (4.41%) MySQL
3 43 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 28 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 23 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.53%) Relational Database
13 8 (0.53%) Big Data
14 6 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 4 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 28 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 20 (1.32%) Artifactory
3 20 (1.32%) TeamCity
4 13 (0.86%) JIRA
5 11 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.39%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.33%) Subversion
7 5 (0.33%) Maven
7 5 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.26%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.26%) Selenium
8 4 (0.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.20%) ProC
9 3 (0.20%) Ant
9 3 (0.20%) JUnit
10 2 (0.13%) Hudson
10 2 (0.13%) Gradle
General
1 413 (27.17%) Finance
2 116 (7.63%) Retail
3 84 (5.53%) Telecoms
4 71 (4.67%) Legal
5 70 (4.61%) Banking
6 43 (2.83%) Law
7 24 (1.58%) Advertising
8 23 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.51%) Games
9 17 (1.12%) Marketing
10 16 (1.05%) Back Office
11 9 (0.59%) Electronics
11 9 (0.59%) Automotive
12 8 (0.53%) Publishing
13 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.33%) Military
15 4 (0.26%) iGaming
16 3 (0.20%) French Language
17 2 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 218 (14.34%) Analyst
2 216 (14.21%) Consultant
3 194 (12.76%) Security Manager
4 163 (10.72%) Security Analyst
5 159 (10.46%) Security Consultant
6 127 (8.36%) Architect
7 99 (6.51%) Security Engineer
8 96 (6.32%) Security Officer
9 94 (6.18%) Information Manager
10 91 (5.99%) Information Security Manager
11 79 (5.20%) Administrator
11 79 (5.20%) Information Security Officer
12 78 (5.13%) Security Architect
13 77 (5.07%) Network Engineer
14 73 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
15 69 (4.54%) Information Analyst
16 65 (4.28%) Information Security Analyst
17 51 (3.36%) IT Security Analyst
18 50 (3.29%) Support Engineer
19 49 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.61%) .NET
2 50 (3.29%) Web Services
3 28 (1.84%) HTML
4 18 (1.18%) XML
5 15 (0.99%) Middleware
6 12 (0.79%) JTAPI
6 12 (0.79%) J2EE
6 12 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 12 (0.79%) CSS
6 12 (0.79%) TAPI
7 11 (0.72%) SOAP
7 11 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 10 (0.66%) Spring
8 10 (0.66%) Ajax
9 9 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (0.59%) Regular Expression
10 8 (0.53%) REST
11 7 (0.46%) CCXML
11 7 (0.46%) Hibernate
11 7 (0.46%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 253 (16.64%) Management Information System
2 153 (10.07%) Data Centre
3 121 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 60 (3.95%) Data Protection Act
6 45 (2.96%) Clustering
7 32 (2.11%) Replication
8 30 (1.97%) PKI
9 29 (1.91%) Cryptography
10 28 (1.84%) Computer Science
11 25 (1.64%) CESG
12 21 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 17 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 17 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
13 17 (1.12%) Mathematics
14 16 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
15 15 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (0.86%) IVR
16 13 (0.86%) W3C
17 12 (0.79%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 354 (23.29%) Windows
2 247 (16.25%) Linux
3 165 (10.86%) UNIX
4 70 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.86%) Solaris
9 10 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.59%) Android
11 6 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.20%) VMS
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.20%) CentOS
13 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.13%) Debian
15 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.066%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (50.20%) Information Security
2 334 (21.97%) ITIL
3 215 (14.14%) Security Management
4 201 (13.22%) Risk Management
5 179 (11.78%) Security Architecture
6 168 (11.05%) Cyber Security
7 149 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 144 (9.47%) Project Management
8 144 (9.47%) SIEM
9 142 (9.34%) Data Protection
10 140 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
11 127 (8.36%) Information Security Management
12 126 (8.29%) Disaster Recovery
13 124 (8.16%) Business Continuity
14 123 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
15 102 (6.71%) Vulnerability Management
16 98 (6.45%) Change Management
17 97 (6.38%) SDLC
18 95 (6.25%) Security Testing
19 93 (6.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 126 (8.29%) SQL
2 100 (6.58%) Java
3 63 (4.14%) PowerShell
4 48 (3.16%) Ruby
5 40 (2.63%) C#
6 33 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 30 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 28 (1.84%) Python
9 26 (1.71%) Perl
9 26 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 23 (1.51%) PHP
10 23 (1.51%) C
11 15 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 13 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.26%) AWK
14 3 (0.20%) Uniface
15 2 (0.13%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.13%) C++
15 2 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 544 (35.79%) CISSP
2 326 (21.45%) CISM
3 221 (14.54%) CISA
4 188 (12.37%) Degree
5 165 (10.86%) Cisco Certification
6 111 (7.30%) CCNA
7 102 (6.71%) Security Cleared
8 75 (4.93%) PCI QSA
9 74 (4.87%) CRISC
10 73 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 73 (4.80%) CCNP
11 63 (4.14%) CEH
12 51 (3.36%) MCSE
13 50 (3.29%) GIAC
14 48 (3.16%) SC Cleared
15 33 (2.17%) SSCP
16 32 (2.11%) CCIE
17 29 (1.91%) CISMP
18 26 (1.71%) MCSA
18 26 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 770 (50.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 138 (9.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 113 (7.43%) COBIT
4 56 (3.68%) ISO 9001
5 45 (2.96%) SLA
6 36 (2.37%) GPG13
7 27 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 27 (1.78%) QA
8 25 (1.64%) ISO 14001
9 24 (1.58%) BS25999
10 23 (1.51%) FISMA
11 18 (1.18%) HIPAA
12 12 (0.79%) BS7799
13 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
14 5 (0.33%) PAS 55
15 2 (0.13%) GCP
15 2 (0.13%) COSO
16 1 (0.066%) Basel II
System Software
1 171 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 114 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (5.13%) vSphere
4 56 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 38 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (1.84%) Squid
7 26 (1.71%) Xen
8 20 (1.32%) Snort
9 14 (0.92%) XenApp
10 12 (0.79%) NFS
10 12 (0.79%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.72%) XenServer
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.26%) vCloud
14 3 (0.20%) KVM
14 3 (0.20%) Docker
14 3 (0.20%) Firmware
14 3 (0.20%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (2.76%) Puppet
2 33 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.91%) Graphite
4 27 (1.78%) Nagios
5 25 (1.64%) ZABBIX
5 25 (1.64%) logstash
6 22 (1.45%) Kibana
7 20 (1.32%) Vagrant
8 18 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
9 17 (1.12%) SCCM
10 13 (0.86%) Nessus
11 10 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (0.59%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.59%) StatsD
12 9 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
13 8 (0.53%) Cacti
14 6 (0.39%) WSUS
15 5 (0.33%) SCOM
15 5 (0.33%) Data Guard
15 5 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 264 (17.37%) Cisco
2 217 (14.28%) VMware
3 205 (13.49%) Microsoft
4 122 (8.03%) CheckPoint
5 91 (5.99%) HP
6 78 (5.13%) Splunk
7 75 (4.93%) Oracle
8 63 (4.14%) F5
9 60 (3.95%) Juniper
10 56 (3.68%) Citrix
11 46 (3.03%) Red Hat
12 40 (2.63%) Websense
13 39 (2.57%) IBM
13 39 (2.57%) SolarWinds
14 36 (2.37%) EMC
15 34 (2.24%) Blue Coat
16 33 (2.17%) Google
16 33 (2.17%) NetApp
17 32 (2.11%) ArcSight
18 30 (1.97%) Dell
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Skillsearch Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum negotiable DOE +bens+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago