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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 365 371 398
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 757 773 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.72% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.95% 6.70% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 667 589 487
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
10889 11542 10356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.70% 10.69% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8829 8999 8206
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +7 276 £52,500 +5.00% 23
South East -13 176 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Yorkshire +3 75 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Midlands +26 50 £48,250 +7.22% 8
North West +19 48 £44,000 -6.28% 3
South West +22 47 £46,377 -15.67% 2
East Midlands +20 45 £42,500 -22.72% 6
East of England -19 38 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North East -10 1 £42,500 -
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 808 (53.40%) Information Security
2 795 (52.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 611 (40.38%) CISSP
4 437 (28.88%) Finance
5 375 (24.79%) Firewall
6 363 (23.99%) CISM
7 330 (21.81%) Windows
8 317 (20.95%) ITIL
9 290 (19.17%) CISA
10 228 (15.07%) Management Information System
11 218 (14.41%) Linux
12 213 (14.08%) Degree
13 203 (13.42%) Cisco
14 201 (13.28%) Risk Management
15 195 (12.89%) Microsoft
16 191 (12.62%) Cyber Security
17 183 (12.10%) SIEM
18 176 (11.63%) Security Management
19 163 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
20 162 (10.71%) UNIX
20 162 (10.71%) Security Architecture
21 159 (10.51%) Project Management
22 158 (10.44%) VMware
23 150 (9.91%) Business Continuity
24 141 (9.32%) LAN
25 138 (9.12%) WAN
25 138 (9.12%) Data Protection
25 138 (9.12%) Data Centre
26 130 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
27 129 (8.53%) E-Commerce

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 124 (8.20%) IIS
2 62 (4.10%) Apache
3 46 (3.04%) Tomcat
4 44 (2.91%) MS Exchange
5 32 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 18 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 17 (1.12%) JBoss
8 14 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (0.93%) CMS
9 13 (0.86%) SAS
10 11 (0.73%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.66%) Confluence
12 8 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.46%) nginx
14 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.26%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.20%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.32%) MS Office
3 11 (0.73%) MS Project
4 9 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
3 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Line 500
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.13%) Documaker
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.066%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.066%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.066%) RMDS
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.066%) Primavera
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.066%) Magento
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (2.58%) SaaS
3 23 (1.52%) Office 365
4 20 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.53%) IaaS
7 6 (0.40%) GitHub
8 4 (0.26%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.066%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.066%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 375 (24.79%) Firewall
2 141 (9.32%) LAN
3 138 (9.12%) WAN
4 118 (7.80%) VPN
5 105 (6.94%) Network Security
6 103 (6.81%) TCP/IP
7 96 (6.35%) Internet
8 92 (6.08%) SAN
9 73 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 64 (4.23%) VLAN
10 64 (4.23%) VoIP
11 62 (4.10%) DNS
12 57 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
13 52 (3.44%) IPsec
14 47 (3.11%) Wireless
15 44 (2.91%) MPLS
16 38 (2.51%) SSL
17 31 (2.05%) BGP
17 31 (2.05%) HTTP
18 30 (1.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.90%) MySQL
3 23 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 15 (0.99%) Big Data
7 10 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (0.53%) OLAP
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.46%) OLTP
9 7 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (0.46%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (2.64%) Git (software)
2 20 (1.32%) JIRA
3 17 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 12 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.73%) Maven
6 8 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.53%) Selenium
7 7 (0.46%) JUnit
7 7 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.40%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.40%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.33%) ReSharper
9 5 (0.33%) Ant
10 4 (0.26%) Log4j
10 4 (0.26%) Subversion
11 2 (0.13%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.066%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.066%) ProC
12 1 (0.066%) AppScan
General
1 437 (28.88%) Finance
2 83 (5.49%) Retail
3 74 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 65 (4.30%) Banking
5 54 (3.57%) Law
6 49 (3.24%) Legal
7 33 (2.18%) Marketing
8 29 (1.92%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 16 (1.06%) Back Office
11 13 (0.86%) Electronics
12 10 (0.66%) Games
13 9 (0.59%) Advertising
14 7 (0.46%) Private Banking
14 7 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.33%) French Language
15 5 (0.33%) German Language
15 5 (0.33%) Publishing
15 5 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 255 (16.85%) Consultant
2 235 (15.53%) Analyst
3 205 (13.55%) Security Consultant
4 201 (13.28%) Security Manager
5 190 (12.56%) Security Analyst
6 108 (7.14%) Information Manager
7 106 (7.01%) Architect
8 105 (6.94%) Information Security Manager
9 90 (5.95%) Security Officer
10 88 (5.82%) Security Engineer
11 78 (5.16%) Information Security Officer
12 74 (4.89%) Administrator
13 72 (4.76%) Information Analyst
14 71 (4.69%) Information Security Analyst
15 68 (4.49%) Network Engineer
16 57 (3.77%) Security Architect
17 53 (3.50%) Systems Administrator
17 53 (3.50%) Senior Consultant
18 52 (3.44%) Security Specialist
19 51 (3.37%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (5.82%) Web Services
2 62 (4.10%) .NET
3 43 (2.84%) HTML
4 19 (1.26%) XML
4 19 (1.26%) J2EE
5 18 (1.19%) CSS
5 18 (1.19%) JTAPI
5 18 (1.19%) TAPI
6 16 (1.06%) CCXML
6 16 (1.06%) VXML
7 15 (0.99%) Ajax
7 15 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.93%) SOAP
9 13 (0.86%) .NET Framework
9 13 (0.86%) REST
10 11 (0.73%) Spring
10 11 (0.73%) JSP
11 10 (0.66%) JMS
11 10 (0.66%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 228 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 138 (9.12%) Data Centre
3 113 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (4.16%) Computer Science
5 51 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
6 36 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.31%) Replication
8 34 (2.25%) PKI
9 32 (2.12%) Clustering
10 30 (1.98%) Cryptography
11 22 (1.45%) IVR
12 21 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 17 (1.12%) Mainframe
14 16 (1.06%) CESG
15 15 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
16 13 (0.86%) Smart Meter
16 13 (0.86%) EMC VNX
16 13 (0.86%) DTV
16 13 (0.86%) SCADA
17 12 (0.79%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 330 (21.81%) Windows
2 218 (14.41%) Linux
3 162 (10.71%) UNIX
4 48 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (1.85%) Solaris
7 27 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.93%) Debian
10 11 (0.73%) Android
10 11 (0.73%) CentOS
11 10 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.20%) HPUX
15 3 (0.20%) VMS
15 3 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (53.40%) Information Security
2 317 (20.95%) ITIL
3 201 (13.28%) Risk Management
4 191 (12.62%) Cyber Security
5 183 (12.10%) SIEM
6 176 (11.63%) Security Management
7 163 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
8 162 (10.71%) Security Architecture
9 159 (10.51%) Project Management
10 150 (9.91%) Business Continuity
11 138 (9.12%) Data Protection
12 130 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 129 (8.53%) E-Commerce
14 117 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
15 112 (7.40%) Vulnerability Management
16 111 (7.34%) Security Testing
17 108 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 103 (6.81%) Information Security Management
19 98 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
20 97 (6.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (7.80%) SQL
2 93 (6.15%) Java
3 58 (3.83%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.18%) PHP
4 33 (2.18%) Python
5 31 (2.05%) C#
6 30 (1.98%) Ruby
7 29 (1.92%) Perl
8 28 (1.85%) Bash Shell
9 27 (1.78%) C
10 23 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.06%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.59%) C++
14 6 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.066%) Uniface
15 1 (0.066%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 611 (40.38%) CISSP
2 363 (23.99%) CISM
3 290 (19.17%) CISA
4 213 (14.08%) Degree
5 106 (7.01%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (6.01%) Security Cleared
7 75 (4.96%) CCNA
8 74 (4.89%) PCI QSA
9 69 (4.56%) CRISC
10 55 (3.64%) GIAC
11 53 (3.50%) SC Cleared
12 52 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 51 (3.37%) CEH
14 49 (3.24%) CCNP
15 46 (3.04%) CISMP
16 41 (2.71%) MCSE
17 35 (2.31%) SSCP
18 26 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 22 (1.45%) CCIE
20 21 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 795 (52.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 129 (8.53%) COBIT
3 125 (8.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 46 (3.04%) SLA
5 39 (2.58%) ISO 9001
6 26 (1.72%) BS25999
7 18 (1.19%) QA
8 15 (0.99%) ISO 14001
9 14 (0.93%) HIPAA
10 13 (0.86%) GPG13
11 10 (0.66%) BS7799
12 7 (0.46%) FISMA
13 6 (0.40%) COSO
14 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
14 5 (0.33%) PAS 55
15 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 2 (0.13%) GCP
System Software
1 109 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 90 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (4.43%) vSphere
4 39 (2.58%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (1.32%) Xen
7 17 (1.12%) Snort
8 15 (0.99%) VMware ESX
9 14 (0.93%) XenApp
10 12 (0.79%) iptables
11 9 (0.59%) XenServer
12 8 (0.53%) Squid
12 8 (0.53%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.53%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.46%) Firmware
13 7 (0.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (0.33%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.26%) vCloud
16 3 (0.20%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 63 (4.16%) Puppet
2 38 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.78%) Ansible
4 25 (1.65%) Nessus
5 20 (1.32%) FortiGate
6 18 (1.19%) Nagios
7 16 (1.06%) Graphite
8 11 (0.73%) logstash
8 11 (0.73%) Salt
9 10 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (0.59%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.59%) Check_MK
11 8 (0.53%) Kibana
12 7 (0.46%) WebInspect
13 6 (0.40%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.40%) StatsD
14 4 (0.26%) Bcfg2
14 4 (0.26%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.26%) SCCM
14 4 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 203 (13.42%) Cisco
2 195 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 158 (10.44%) VMware
4 91 (6.01%) CheckPoint
5 81 (5.35%) Splunk
6 78 (5.16%) Oracle
7 77 (5.09%) F5
8 69 (4.56%) Juniper
9 57 (3.77%) Citrix
10 54 (3.57%) HP
11 49 (3.24%) Red Hat
12 40 (2.64%) ArcSight
13 35 (2.31%) Symantec
14 31 (2.05%) Websense
14 31 (2.05%) EMC
15 29 (1.92%) Avaya
15 29 (1.92%) IBM
16 28 (1.85%) Qualys
17 24 (1.59%) SAP
18 23 (1.52%) McAfee
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 24 minutes ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 320k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 80,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago