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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 52 91 71
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 44 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.41% 0.37% 1.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.65% 3.01% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 4 9
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -28.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
139 133 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.94% 12.43% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 110 102 116
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (79.37%) Information Security
2 48 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (55.56%) SIEM
4 29 (46.03%) Firewall
4 29 (46.03%) CheckPoint
5 26 (41.27%) Management Information System
6 24 (38.10%) E-Commerce
7 22 (34.92%) Linux
7 22 (34.92%) Degree
8 21 (33.33%) Windows
9 19 (30.16%) Internet
9 19 (30.16%) Kalman Filter
10 18 (28.57%) CISSP
10 18 (28.57%) Cisco
10 18 (28.57%) AIX
10 18 (28.57%) SQL
11 14 (22.22%) Tripwire
12 12 (19.05%) Proofpoint
12 12 (19.05%) Oracle
12 12 (19.05%) IBM
12 12 (19.05%) Apple
12 12 (19.05%) Finance
12 12 (19.05%) Websense
13 11 (17.46%) System Testing
14 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
14 10 (15.87%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (15.87%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (12.70%) SSCP
16 8 (12.70%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (4.76%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) Firewall
2 19 (30.16%) Internet
3 9 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.94%) LAN
4 5 (7.94%) WAN
5 3 (4.76%) DHCP
5 3 (4.76%) HTTP
5 3 (4.76%) DNS
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.59%) IPsec
7 1 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.76%) Ingres
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Consultant
1 35 (55.56%) Security Consultant
2 27 (42.86%) IT Consultant
2 27 (42.86%) IT Security Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Security Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Information Security Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Risk Officer
4 7 (11.11%) Tester
4 7 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
5 6 (9.52%) Junior
5 6 (9.52%) Junior Tester
6 5 (7.94%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Graduate
9 2 (3.17%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) Windows
3 18 (28.57%) AIX
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
4 3 (4.76%) CentOS
4 3 (4.76%) OS/400
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (79.37%) Information Security
2 35 (55.56%) SIEM
3 24 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 19 (30.16%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (17.46%) System Testing
6 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
6 10 (15.87%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (9.52%) OWASP
9 3 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.17%) Data Security
10 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.17%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) Ruby
3 2 (3.17%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Degree
2 18 (28.57%) CISSP
3 8 (12.70%) SSCP
3 8 (12.70%) CISA
3 8 (12.70%) CEH
4 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (76.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Nessus
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) CheckPoint
2 18 (28.57%) Cisco
3 14 (22.22%) Tripwire
4 12 (19.05%) Proofpoint
4 12 (19.05%) IBM
4 12 (19.05%) Oracle
4 12 (19.05%) Websense
4 12 (19.05%) Apple
5 6 (9.52%) LogRhythm
6 3 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.76%) VMware
6 3 (4.76%) JBoss
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago