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 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 89 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.05% - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
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
130 114 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.51% 10.83% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 80 73 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £68,755 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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
Brentwood - 3 - -
Basildon - 1 £55,000 -
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (88.89%) CISSP
2 16 (88.89%) CISA
2 16 (88.89%) Information Security
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
4 12 (66.67%) CISM
5 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
5 11 (61.11%) EMV
5 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
5 11 (61.11%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) Security Management
7 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) SCCP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
9 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
10 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (5.56%) CRM
10 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
10 1 (5.56%) Management Information System

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SCCP
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security Officer
1 11 (61.11%) Security Officer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Security Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) IT Security Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) EMV
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
2 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CISSP
1 16 (88.89%) CISA
2 12 (66.67%) CISM
3 11 (61.11%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) MCSA
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft