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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 53 87 67
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 46 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.14% 0.28% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.75% 2.48% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 10
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 £53,750 £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
160 121 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.40% 11.42% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 130 90 93
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 £25,000 £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 30 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 30 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 30 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 48 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (75.00%) Information Security
3 35 (58.33%) SIEM
4 26 (43.33%) Firewall
4 26 (43.33%) CheckPoint
5 25 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 24 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 21 (35.00%) Linux
7 21 (35.00%) Degree
8 20 (33.33%) Internet
9 18 (30.00%) Windows
10 17 (28.33%) CISSP
11 16 (26.67%) Tripwire
12 15 (25.00%) AIX
12 15 (25.00%) SQL
13 14 (23.33%) IBM
13 14 (23.33%) Websense
13 14 (23.33%) Proofpoint
14 13 (21.67%) Cisco
15 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (18.33%) Finance
16 9 (15.00%) Apple
16 9 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (15.00%) Oracle
16 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
17 8 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
17 8 (13.33%) CEH
17 8 (13.33%) System Testing
17 8 (13.33%) SSCP
17 8 (13.33%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Firewall
2 20 (33.33%) Internet
3 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.00%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) LAN
4 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) DHCP
4 3 (5.00%) HTTP
4 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.67%) IPsec
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Consultant
1 37 (61.67%) Security Consultant
2 26 (43.33%) IT Consultant
2 26 (43.33%) IT Security Consultant
3 11 (18.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Tester
5 7 (11.67%) Penetration Tester
6 6 (10.00%) Junior Tester
6 6 (10.00%) Junior
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Officer
7 5 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Security Tester
9 3 (5.00%) Junior Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Security Analyst
11 1 (1.67%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 15 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (5.00%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Solaris
4 3 (5.00%) OS/400
4 3 (5.00%) CentOS
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (75.00%) Information Security
2 35 (58.33%) SIEM
3 25 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 8 (13.33%) System Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
7 6 (10.00%) OWASP
8 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) C#
2 3 (5.00%) Java
2 3 (5.00%) Ruby
3 2 (3.33%) Perl
3 2 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Degree
2 17 (28.33%) CISSP
3 8 (13.33%) CEH
3 8 (13.33%) SSCP
3 8 (13.33%) CISA
4 3 (5.00%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) CheckPoint
2 16 (26.67%) Tripwire
3 14 (23.33%) IBM
3 14 (23.33%) Websense
3 14 (23.33%) Proofpoint
4 13 (21.67%) Cisco
5 9 (15.00%) Apple
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle
6 6 (10.00%) LogRhythm
7 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) JBoss
8 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 8 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 8 days ago