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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 27 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 27 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.85% 4.31% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.26% 37.10% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 3
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
61 62 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.48% 11.61% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 17
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £32,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £52,450 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leicester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (82.35%) Information Security
2 34 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 32 (62.75%) CISM
3 32 (62.75%) CISSP
4 30 (58.82%) Legal
4 30 (58.82%) Security Architecture
4 30 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (52.94%) Firewall
6 24 (47.06%) Wireless
7 16 (31.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (17.65%) Degree
8 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 9 (17.65%) Business Continuity
8 9 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (15.69%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (15.69%) Network Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) Information Assurance
10 7 (13.73%) Finance
11 6 (11.76%) Banking
11 6 (11.76%) Retail
11 6 (11.76%) BS25999
11 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
11 6 (11.76%) VMware
11 6 (11.76%) Windows
11 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
11 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
12 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (5.88%) Incident Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) Wireless
3 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 30 (58.82%) Legal
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Architect
1 30 (58.82%) Security Architect
2 9 (17.65%) IT Security Architect
2 9 (17.65%) IT Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Information Architect
3 8 (15.69%) Information Security Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Information Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Information Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Information Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Security Tester
6 2 (3.92%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 30 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Information Security
2 34 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 30 (58.82%) Security Architecture
4 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 9 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 9 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (15.69%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) Network Architecture
5 8 (15.69%) Information Assurance
6 3 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Testing
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) SEO
7 1 (1.96%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) CISM
1 32 (62.75%) CISSP
2 9 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.76%) BS25999
3 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) HP
2 3 (5.88%) Dell
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
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