The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 51 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.98% 4.20% 2.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 31.94% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 9
Average salary £40,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
36 72 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.78% 13.14% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 64 29
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,265 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £52,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Leicester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 14 (63.64%) Windows
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
2 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) SAN
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 9 (40.91%) IIS
6 9 (40.91%) HP
6 9 (40.91%) Dell
6 9 (40.91%) Clustering
6 9 (40.91%) Change Management
7 8 (36.36%) EMC
7 8 (36.36%) IBM
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 7 (31.82%) MCSE
8 7 (31.82%) MCP
8 7 (31.82%) Information Security
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) CISM
9 6 (27.27%) Wireless
9 6 (27.27%) CISSP
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 10 (45.45%) SAN
3 6 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) OSPF
4 2 (9.09%) BGP
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (18.18%) Legal
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Information Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Director
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Change Management
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) MCP
1 7 (31.82%) MCSE
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
2 6 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) BS25999
2 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
1 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) HP
4 9 (40.91%) Dell
5 8 (36.36%) EMC
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) IronPort
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix