The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 86 51 88
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 43 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.39% 4.38% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.10% 31.16% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 43 5
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
PCI DSS
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
124 138 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.45% 14.07% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 113 106 94
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Folkestone -11 5 £40,000 +28.00% 2
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Chatham - 1 £52,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Information Security
3 17 (58.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (44.83%) CISSP
5 12 (41.38%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
7 10 (34.48%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) SIEM
9 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (27.59%) SSCP
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco
9 8 (27.59%) ITIL
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) Change Management
10 7 (24.14%) CHFI
10 7 (24.14%) COBIT
10 7 (24.14%) Coaching
11 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
11 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (20.69%) Data Security
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 5 (17.24%) IIS
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 5 (17.24%) C#
12 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 5 (17.24%) JavaScript

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) CMS
1 5 (17.24%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) Network Security
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) ReSharper
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Advertising
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
1 10 (34.48%) Security Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) IT Security Specialist
3 6 (20.69%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
1 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
1 5 (17.24%) LINQ
1 5 (17.24%) Backbone.js
1 5 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Information Security
2 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
2 11 (37.93%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (31.03%) SIEM
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 7 (24.14%) Coaching
5 7 (24.14%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (20.69%) Data Security
6 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
6 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) System Testing
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Information Management
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) OWASP
7 5 (17.24%) SEO
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) SSCP
3 7 (24.14%) CHFI
4 4 (13.79%) CISMP
5 3 (10.34%) CCSA
6 2 (6.90%) CCSE
6 2 (6.90%) PMP
6 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) MCSA
6 2 (6.90%) CCNP
6 2 (6.90%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CISM
7 1 (3.45%) MCP
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (24.14%) COBIT
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Squid
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.24%) Sitecore
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Splunk
6 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.90%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Websense
6 2 (6.90%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago