The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 103 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.17% 1.10% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.22% 10.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £55,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
PCI DSS
East of England

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 Essex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
164 138 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.78% 10.82% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 94 90 58
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,416
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Essex region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Essex

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Hockley - 2 - -
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) COBIT
4 3 (33.33%) PKI
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Data Security
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) CISA
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Information Management
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) CISA
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) PCI QSA
4 1 (11.11%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) COBIT
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley