The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 112 113 131
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 58 62 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.62% 1.82% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.36% 14.73% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 23
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
PCI DSS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
404 421 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.28% 12.34% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 292 303 321
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leeds region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Leeds

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leeds

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 64 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (44.85%) Information Security
3 47 (34.56%) CISSP
4 45 (33.09%) UNIX
4 45 (33.09%) Linux
5 41 (30.15%) Cisco
6 38 (27.94%) ITIL
7 37 (27.21%) Firewall
8 36 (26.47%) Windows
9 34 (25.00%) Apache
9 34 (25.00%) Java
10 32 (23.53%) Project Management
11 31 (22.79%) CEH
12 29 (21.32%) GIAC
13 27 (19.85%) Service Delivery
13 27 (19.85%) E-Commerce
14 24 (17.65%) IIS
14 24 (17.65%) Management Information System
14 24 (17.65%) SIEM
15 22 (16.18%) OWASP
15 22 (16.18%) Mentoring
15 22 (16.18%) DNS
16 21 (15.44%) LAN
16 21 (15.44%) WAN
16 21 (15.44%) VPN
16 21 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (14.71%) Risk Management
17 20 (14.71%) CISM
18 19 (13.97%) Cisco IOS
18 19 (13.97%) Red Hat

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 34 (25.00%) Apache
2 24 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.21%) Firewall
2 22 (16.18%) DNS
3 21 (15.44%) VPN
3 21 (15.44%) LAN
3 21 (15.44%) WAN
4 19 (13.97%) SMTP
4 19 (13.97%) Cisco IOS
5 17 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 15 (11.03%) MPLS
6 15 (11.03%) OSPF
6 15 (11.03%) BGP
6 15 (11.03%) EIGRP
7 10 (7.35%) Wireless
7 10 (7.35%) SSL
8 4 (2.94%) Internet
9 1 (0.74%) DHCP
9 1 (0.74%) VLAN
9 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.74%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (8.82%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Retail
3 8 (5.88%) Law
4 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.68%) Games
4 5 (3.68%) Banking
5 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (25.74%) Analyst
2 31 (22.79%) Security Analyst
3 20 (14.71%) Consultant
3 20 (14.71%) Network Engineer
4 18 (13.24%) Security Consultant
4 18 (13.24%) Information Analyst
4 18 (13.24%) Information Security Analyst
5 15 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (11.03%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (10.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (9.56%) Security Manager
8 12 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (8.82%) Tester
9 10 (7.35%) IT Security Analyst
10 9 (6.62%) IT Security Manager
10 9 (6.62%) Systems Tester
11 8 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.68%) Information Security Officer
12 5 (3.68%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.76%) Clustering
3 9 (6.62%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.47%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.09%) UNIX
1 45 (33.09%) Linux
2 36 (26.47%) Windows
3 19 (13.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.09%) Solaris
5 10 (7.35%) AIX
6 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.85%) Information Security
2 38 (27.94%) ITIL
3 32 (23.53%) Project Management
4 27 (19.85%) E-Commerce
4 27 (19.85%) Service Delivery
5 24 (17.65%) SIEM
6 22 (16.18%) Mentoring
6 22 (16.18%) OWASP
7 20 (14.71%) Risk Management
8 18 (13.24%) Service Management
8 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (13.24%) Security Architecture
8 18 (13.24%) Coaching
8 18 (13.24%) Test Strategy
9 17 (12.50%) Change Management
10 15 (11.03%) Load Balancing
11 14 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (9.56%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (8.82%) Security Testing
13 12 (8.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.00%) Java
2 15 (11.03%) Perl
2 15 (11.03%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.03%) Bash Shell
3 9 (6.62%) SQL
4 2 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (34.56%) CISSP
2 31 (22.79%) CEH
3 29 (21.32%) GIAC
4 21 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (14.71%) CISM
6 18 (13.24%) CCNA
7 14 (10.29%) CCIE
7 14 (10.29%) CCNP
8 11 (8.09%) Degree
9 10 (7.35%) ISTQB
9 10 (7.35%) ISEB
9 10 (7.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (6.62%) PCI QSA
11 8 (5.88%) CRISC
11 8 (5.88%) CISA
12 6 (4.41%) VCP4
13 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.47%) OSCP
14 2 (1.47%) OSCE
14 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 7 (5.15%) SLA
4 6 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (11.03%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (4.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (30.15%) Cisco
2 19 (13.97%) Red Hat
3 15 (11.03%) VMware
4 14 (10.29%) CheckPoint
5 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.88%) Splunk
6 8 (5.88%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.74%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.74%) Juniper
7 1 (0.74%) Symantec
7 1 (0.74%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.74%) Capita
7 1 (0.74%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.74%) Qualys
7 1 (0.74%) F5
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + various flexible bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago