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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 63 67 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.81% 3.05% 1.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.07% 19.32% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 19
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
61 176 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.78% 15.77% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 57 159 94
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,750 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge +1 2 £72,500 +38.09%
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Westerham - 1 £30,000 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 40 (62.50%) Information Security
2 39 (60.94%) Finance
3 34 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (45.31%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (42.19%) SIEM
7 23 (35.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 23 (35.94%) Firewall
8 22 (34.38%) CheckPoint
8 22 (34.38%) Cisco
8 22 (34.38%) CEH
8 22 (34.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 22 (34.38%) Secure Coding
8 22 (34.38%) System Testing
9 21 (32.81%) CREST Certified
10 19 (29.69%) Degree
10 19 (29.69%) Time Management
11 18 (28.13%) CISSP
11 18 (28.13%) ITIL
12 17 (26.56%) LAN
12 17 (26.56%) WAN
12 17 (26.56%) VMware
12 17 (26.56%) F5
12 17 (26.56%) OSCP
12 17 (26.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (26.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 17 (26.56%) SANS
13 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (25.00%) VPN
14 15 (23.44%) SSL

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (4.69%) SoftLayer
1 3 (4.69%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) Firewall
2 17 (26.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 17 (26.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 17 (26.56%) LAN
2 17 (26.56%) WAN
3 16 (25.00%) VPN
4 15 (23.44%) SSL
5 12 (18.75%) BGP
5 12 (18.75%) EIGRP
5 12 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (18.75%) IP Telephony
5 12 (18.75%) IPsec
5 12 (18.75%) OSPF
5 12 (18.75%) SAN
5 12 (18.75%) VoIP
5 12 (18.75%) WLAN
6 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (14.06%) Wireless
8 5 (7.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (60.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Consultant
2 21 (32.81%) IT Consultant
2 21 (32.81%) IT Security Consultant
2 21 (32.81%) Security Consultant
3 16 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Network Support
4 11 (17.19%) Security Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Information Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.81%) IT Operations Manager
6 5 (7.81%) IT Security Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Operational Security Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Operations Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Security Operations Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) CSS
1 3 (4.69%) Grails
1 3 (4.69%) HTML
1 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (4.69%) Spring
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) SOAP
3 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Cybercrime
1 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
2 3 (4.69%) PKI
2 3 (4.69%) Statistics
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Information Security
2 29 (45.31%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (43.75%) Penetration Testing
4 27 (42.19%) SIEM
5 23 (35.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 22 (34.38%) Secure Coding
6 22 (34.38%) System Testing
6 22 (34.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 19 (29.69%) Time Management
8 18 (28.13%) ITIL
9 12 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (15.63%) Project Management
11 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 7 (10.94%) Security Operations
13 6 (9.38%) Data Security
13 6 (9.38%) Internal Audit
13 6 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (9.38%) Threat Management
14 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) C
2 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.69%) Python
2 3 (4.69%) Ruby
3 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) CEH
2 21 (32.81%) CREST Certified
3 19 (29.69%) Degree
4 18 (28.13%) CISSP
5 17 (26.56%) OSCP
5 17 (26.56%) SANS
6 12 (18.75%) CCNP
6 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (17.19%) CCNA
8 10 (15.63%) CISM
9 4 (6.25%) CISA
10 2 (3.13%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (53.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 16 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) Snort
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Nessus
1 4 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (4.69%) Nagios
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) CheckPoint
1 22 (34.38%) Cisco
2 17 (26.56%) F5
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Brocade
4 5 (7.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (7.81%) Aruba
4 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
4 5 (7.81%) FireEye
4 5 (7.81%) Juniper
4 5 (7.81%) LogLogic
4 5 (7.81%) LogRhythm
4 5 (7.81%) Palo Alto
4 5 (7.81%) Riverbed
4 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
4 5 (7.81%) Splunk
4 5 (7.81%) TippingPoint
4 5 (7.81%) Tufin
5 4 (6.25%) Citrix
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft