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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 81 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 1.24% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.20% 10.29% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 1
Average salary £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
122 136 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.52% 12.05% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 89 92 50
Average salary £50,000 £40,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.22% +10.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014. 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
Basildon - 1 £57,500 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £57,500 -
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) CISA
3 7 (53.85%) CISM
4 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (38.46%) SIEM
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) EMV
6 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 1 (7.69%) COBIT
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) SCCM
8 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (7.69%) Coaching
8 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
8 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
8 1 (7.69%) Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Information Management
8 1 (7.69%) CEH
8 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (7.69%) Security Management
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) GIAC
8 1 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Security Officer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Security Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Security Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) EMV
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Online Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) VMware