The first table below looks at the demand for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 59 90 69
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 44 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.91% 0.28% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.33% 2.65% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
161 113 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.32% 10.71% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 131 87 89
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Kent

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Folkestone - 11 £31,250 - 2
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Rochester - 1 £50,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 47 (81.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (74.14%) Information Security
3 34 (58.62%) SIEM
4 25 (43.10%) Firewall
4 25 (43.10%) CheckPoint
5 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
6 23 (39.66%) Management Information System
7 20 (34.48%) Linux
7 20 (34.48%) Degree
8 19 (32.76%) Internet
9 17 (29.31%) Windows
10 16 (27.59%) CISSP
10 16 (27.59%) Tripwire
11 14 (24.14%) Proofpoint
11 14 (24.14%) IBM
11 14 (24.14%) AIX
11 14 (24.14%) SQL
11 14 (24.14%) Websense
12 12 (20.69%) Cisco
13 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (17.24%) Finance
15 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
16 8 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
16 8 (13.79%) CEH
16 8 (13.79%) CISA
16 8 (13.79%) SSCP
16 8 (13.79%) Apple
16 8 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (13.79%) Oracle
17 7 (12.07%) System Testing

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (5.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.10%) Firewall
2 19 (32.76%) Internet
3 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.17%) DNS
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 3 (5.17%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) VPN
5 1 (1.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.17%) Ingres
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Advertising
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Consultant
1 36 (62.07%) Security Consultant
2 25 (43.10%) IT Consultant
2 25 (43.10%) IT Security Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) Information Security Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Tester
5 7 (12.07%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Junior Tester
6 6 (10.34%) Junior
7 5 (8.62%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Security Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Officer
9 3 (5.17%) Junior Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Security Analyst
11 1 (1.72%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Windows
3 14 (24.14%) AIX
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 3 (5.17%) OS/400
4 3 (5.17%) CentOS
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (74.14%) Information Security
2 34 (58.62%) SIEM
3 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (12.07%) System Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 6 (10.34%) OWASP
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.72%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) Ruby
3 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 2 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 16 (27.59%) CISSP
3 8 (13.79%) SSCP
3 8 (13.79%) CISA
3 8 (13.79%) CEH
4 3 (5.17%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (81.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) CheckPoint
2 16 (27.59%) Tripwire
3 14 (24.14%) Proofpoint
3 14 (24.14%) Websense
3 14 (24.14%) IBM
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco
5 8 (13.79%) Apple
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 6 (10.34%) LogRhythm
7 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) JBoss
8 3 (5.17%) Riverbed
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 3 days ago