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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 144 106 131
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 7 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 1.64% 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.38% 13.90% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 37 16
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £51,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
294 295 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.06% 11.83% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 219 247 223
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £65,750
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -17 2 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Rickmansworth - 2 £66,250 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - - 1
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Splunk
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (25.00%) Statistics
5 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (25.00%) F5
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) SSL
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) SMS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) IPsec
2 4 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (25.00%) VLAN
2 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) SMS
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Retail Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Test Architect
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Statistics
3 3 (18.75%) SWIFT
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) APACS
3 3 (18.75%) IVR
3 3 (18.75%) Cryptography
4 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 2 (12.50%) FMCG
5 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Security
3 3 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 8583
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Splunk
3 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Tripwire
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + superb bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Camelot
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago