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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 99 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.082% - 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.66% - 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £70,000 - £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
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
151 145 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.40% 10.38% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 111 62
Average salary £46,250 £46,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.53% +8.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (88.24%) CISSP
2 15 (88.24%) CISA
2 15 (88.24%) Information Security
3 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) CISM
5 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
5 10 (58.82%) EMV
5 10 (58.82%) Degree
5 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Service Management
7 5 (29.41%) Security Management
8 4 (23.53%) SCCP
8 4 (23.53%) MCSA
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) MS Office
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL V2
10 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
10 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.76%) Change Management
11 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (5.88%) CRM
11 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
11 1 (5.88%) CRISC

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SCCP
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Security Officer
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 10 (58.82%) Risk Management
2 10 (58.82%) Incident Management
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V2
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CISSP
1 15 (88.24%) CISA
2 11 (64.71%) CISM
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) MCSA
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft