The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 128 110 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.71% 1.50% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.23% 14.84% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 12
Average salary £46,250 £44,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.11% -11.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £49,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
257 256 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.43% 10.12% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 189 227 165
Average salary £41,250 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Watford -4 6 £45,625 -1.88%
Welwyn Garden City -14 4 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 -
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (80.95%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Information Security
4 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Information Security Management
5 10 (47.62%) Security Management
5 10 (47.62%) CISM
5 10 (47.62%) CISSP
6 8 (38.10%) Change Management
6 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
6 8 (38.10%) Apache
6 8 (38.10%) UNIX
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco
6 8 (38.10%) Splunk
6 8 (38.10%) SIEM
6 8 (38.10%) SaaS
7 7 (33.33%) FMCG
7 7 (33.33%) SAP
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Tripwire
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
9 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
9 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) VLAN
9 5 (23.81%) Statistics
9 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
3 5 (23.81%) IPsec
3 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
3 5 (23.81%) VLAN
3 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
4 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Security Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Information Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
2 7 (33.33%) FMCG
3 5 (23.81%) Statistics
4 4 (19.05%) Blog
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Information Security Management
2 10 (47.62%) Security Management
3 8 (38.10%) Change Management
3 8 (38.10%) SIEM
4 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) IT Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
1 10 (47.62%) CISM
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
1 8 (38.10%) Splunk
2 7 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
4 5 (23.81%) F5
4 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) McAfee
5 3 (14.29%) Websense
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago