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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 98 91
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.076% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.71% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £22,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
140 140 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.07% 10.68% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 84 106 74
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) CISSP
1 12 (92.31%) CISA
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) CISM
4 8 (61.54%) EMV
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
4 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) MCSA
6 3 (23.08%) SCCP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
8 1 (7.69%) CRISC
8 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Change Management
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
8 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SCCP
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security Officer
1 7 (53.85%) Security Officer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Incident Management
2 8 (61.54%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CISA
1 12 (92.31%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft