The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.084% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.39% 5.19% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
PCI DSS
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 77 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.03% 8.21% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 65
Average salary £42,500 £46,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.60% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

PCI DSS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) iPad
2 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
2 5 (71.43%) CESG
2 5 (71.43%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CESG
1 5 (71.43%) CESG CLAS
1 5 (71.43%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001