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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Kent
Rank 68 74 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 21 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.50% 2.90% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.65% 19.88% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 14
Median salary £42,500 £54,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.01% +14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £52,250 £37,218
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%

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
97 161 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.55% 14.60% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 147 74
Median salary £42,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Chatham +1 11 £32,000 -52.59%
West Malling - 2 £42,500 -
Tonbridge +5 1 £52,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 24 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (43.75%) Firewall
3 19 (39.58%) CheckPoint
3 19 (39.58%) ITIL
3 19 (39.58%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) F5
3 19 (39.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 19 (39.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 18 (37.50%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) Information Security
6 15 (31.25%) VPN
7 14 (29.17%) SSL
7 14 (29.17%) LAN
7 14 (29.17%) VoIP
7 14 (29.17%) WLAN
7 14 (29.17%) WAN
7 14 (29.17%) CCNP
7 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (29.17%) SAN
7 14 (29.17%) VMware
7 14 (29.17%) IPsec
7 14 (29.17%) GAP Analysis
7 14 (29.17%) OSPF
7 14 (29.17%) BGP
7 14 (29.17%) EIGRP
7 14 (29.17%) Brocade
7 14 (29.17%) IP Telephony
7 14 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 19 (39.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 15 (31.25%) VPN
4 14 (29.17%) BGP
4 14 (29.17%) EIGRP
4 14 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (29.17%) IP Telephony
4 14 (29.17%) IPsec
4 14 (29.17%) LAN
4 14 (29.17%) OSPF
4 14 (29.17%) SAN
4 14 (29.17%) SSL
4 14 (29.17%) VoIP
4 14 (29.17%) WAN
4 14 (29.17%) WLAN
5 6 (12.50%) Wireless
6 5 (10.42%) DHCP
6 5 (10.42%) DNS
6 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Network Support
2 9 (18.75%) Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) IT Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) IT Security Consultant
2 9 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Designer
4 7 (14.58%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) UML Designer
5 6 (12.50%) Web Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Information Security
3 14 (29.17%) GAP Analysis
3 14 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (22.92%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (20.83%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 10 (20.83%) Secure Coding
5 10 (20.83%) SIEM
5 10 (20.83%) System Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (16.67%) Time Management
7 7 (14.58%) Data Privacy
7 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.58%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Service Design
7 7 (14.58%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) Change Management
8 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) CCNP
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (27.08%) CCNA
3 9 (18.75%) CEH
3 9 (18.75%) CREST Certified
4 8 (16.67%) Degree
4 8 (16.67%) OSCP
4 8 (16.67%) SANS
5 5 (10.42%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) CISM
7 1 (2.08%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) GDPR
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
3 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) CheckPoint
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco
1 19 (39.58%) F5
2 14 (29.17%) Brocade
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 5 (10.42%) Aruba
4 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
4 5 (10.42%) FireEye
4 5 (10.42%) Juniper
4 5 (10.42%) LogLogic
4 5 (10.42%) Palo Alto
4 5 (10.42%) Riverbed
4 5 (10.42%) SolarWinds
4 5 (10.42%) TippingPoint
4 5 (10.42%) Tufin
5 4 (8.33%) Radianz
6 1 (2.08%) Progress
6 1 (2.08%) Rapid7