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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 48 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 11 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.59% 3.54% 2.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.45% 28.00% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 8
Average salary £39,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
49 75 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.53% 12.63% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 65 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leicester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (61.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
4 18 (52.94%) VMware
5 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco
6 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) SAN
7 13 (38.24%) Information Security
8 12 (35.29%) Clustering
8 12 (35.29%) HP
8 12 (35.29%) Dell
8 12 (35.29%) IIS
9 11 (32.35%) CISSP
9 11 (32.35%) CISM
10 10 (29.41%) Wireless
11 9 (26.47%) Change Management
11 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (23.53%) SDLC
12 8 (23.53%) Security Architecture
12 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
12 8 (23.53%) Legal
12 8 (23.53%) EMC
12 8 (23.53%) IBM
12 8 (23.53%) Linux

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 13 (38.24%) SAN
4 10 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (14.71%) NAS
5 5 (14.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) BGP
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (23.53%) Legal
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (32.35%) Security Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Information Security Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Information Architect
2 8 (23.53%) Security Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Team Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Information Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Clustering
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
3 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 8 (23.53%) Security Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.88%) SIEM
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.88%) SEO
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CISSP
1 11 (32.35%) CISM
2 7 (20.59%) MCP
2 7 (20.59%) MCSE
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (61.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (8.82%) BS25999
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
1 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 12 (35.29%) HP
4 12 (35.29%) Dell
5 8 (23.53%) EMC
5 8 (23.53%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.88%) IronPort