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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 43 28 57
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.08% 6.84% 4.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.53% 45.00% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 25
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £39,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
47 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.08% 15.19% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 48
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,250 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leicester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) CISSP
1 12 (60.00%) CISM
2 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (45.00%) CISA
4 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (30.00%) CESG
6 5 (25.00%) Retail
6 5 (25.00%) Information Management
6 5 (25.00%) GCIH
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (25.00%) CEH
6 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (25.00%) Life Science
6 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
6 5 (25.00%) Open Source
6 5 (25.00%) GWAPT
6 5 (25.00%) GPEN
6 5 (25.00%) OSCP
6 5 (25.00%) OSCE
7 4 (20.00%) Security Management
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Security Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) CESG
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (10.00%) EPoS
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
1 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Information Management
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISM
1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISA
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) CEH
4 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 5 (25.00%) GCIH
4 5 (25.00%) GPEN
4 5 (25.00%) GWAPT
4 5 (25.00%) OSCE
4 5 (25.00%) OSCP
5 1 (5.00%) CISMP
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Dell
1 1 (5.00%) EMC
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) VMware