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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 62 93 71
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -22
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 35 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.52% 0.37% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.34% 2.94% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 8
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 £24,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -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
128 136 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.86% 12.52% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 103 110 112
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 51 (79.69%) Information Security
2 48 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (53.13%) SIEM
4 30 (46.88%) Firewall
4 30 (46.88%) CheckPoint
5 26 (40.63%) Management Information System
6 24 (37.50%) Windows
6 24 (37.50%) Linux
6 24 (37.50%) Degree
7 22 (34.38%) E-Commerce
8 21 (32.81%) Cisco
9 20 (31.25%) AIX
9 20 (31.25%) SQL
10 19 (29.69%) CISSP
11 17 (26.56%) Internet
11 17 (26.56%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (21.88%) Apple
12 14 (21.88%) Oracle
12 14 (21.88%) Finance
13 13 (20.31%) System Testing
14 12 (18.75%) Tripwire
15 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (15.63%) Data Protection
15 10 (15.63%) Proofpoint
15 10 (15.63%) Websense
15 10 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (15.63%) IBM
16 8 (12.50%) SSCP
16 8 (12.50%) CISA
16 8 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) Firewall
2 17 (26.56%) Internet
3 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) HTTP
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.56%) IPsec
7 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 3 (4.69%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) WebLOAD
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Consultant
1 33 (51.56%) Security Consultant
2 27 (42.19%) IT Consultant
2 27 (42.19%) IT Security Consultant
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Security Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Risk Officer
5 7 (10.94%) Penetration Tester
5 7 (10.94%) Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Junior
6 6 (9.38%) Junior Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Information Security Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Graduate
7 4 (6.25%) Trainee
7 4 (6.25%) Security Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) AIX
3 3 (4.69%) CentOS
3 3 (4.69%) Solaris
3 3 (4.69%) OS/400
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) Information Security
2 34 (53.13%) SIEM
3 22 (34.38%) E-Commerce
4 17 (26.56%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (20.31%) System Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Data Protection
7 8 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (9.38%) OWASP
9 4 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (4.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.13%) Data Security
11 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) Ruby
2 3 (4.69%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 19 (29.69%) CISSP
3 8 (12.50%) SSCP
3 8 (12.50%) CISA
3 8 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (1.56%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) CheckPoint
2 21 (32.81%) Cisco
3 14 (21.88%) Apple
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle
4 12 (18.75%) Tripwire
5 10 (15.63%) Proofpoint
5 10 (15.63%) Websense
5 10 (15.63%) IBM
6 7 (10.94%) LogRhythm
7 4 (6.25%) VMware
8 3 (4.69%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.69%) JBoss
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) Splunk
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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