The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 76 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.14% 1.56% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 16.28% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
PCI DSS
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
93 86 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 13.48% 9.57% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 42
Average salary £33,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Guildford

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Lua

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Tcl
1 1 (25.00%) Lua
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware