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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 26 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 26 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.05% 1.48% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 54.17% 12.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 0
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
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
48 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 13.01% 11.65% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 24
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leicester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 37 (78.72%) Information Security
2 36 (76.60%) CISSP
3 31 (65.96%) Risk Management
4 29 (61.70%) CISM
5 28 (59.57%) Firewall
5 28 (59.57%) Wireless
6 26 (55.32%) Legal
6 26 (55.32%) Security Architecture
6 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (21.28%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
8 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (14.89%) Degree
9 7 (14.89%) Information Management
9 7 (14.89%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (14.89%) CEH
9 7 (14.89%) CISMP
9 7 (14.89%) Data Protection
9 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 7 (14.89%) GPEN
9 7 (14.89%) OSCP
9 7 (14.89%) C
9 7 (14.89%) Java
9 7 (14.89%) PHP
9 7 (14.89%) .NET
9 7 (14.89%) VoIP
9 7 (14.89%) VPN
9 7 (14.89%) GIAC
9 7 (14.89%) Objective-C

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
1 28 (59.57%) Wireless
2 7 (14.89%) VoIP
2 7 (14.89%) VPN
General
1 26 (55.32%) Legal
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Architect
1 27 (57.45%) Security Architect
2 14 (29.79%) IT Architect
2 14 (29.79%) IT Security Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Security Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Tester
4 4 (8.51%) Information Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Security Officer
5 2 (4.26%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (55.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) Information Security
2 31 (65.96%) Risk Management
3 26 (55.32%) Security Architecture
4 10 (21.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (21.28%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.89%) Information Management
6 7 (14.89%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (14.89%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance
7 6 (12.77%) Network Architecture
7 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.13%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (2.13%) ISMS
8 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) C
1 7 (14.89%) Java
1 7 (14.89%) PHP
1 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 36 (76.60%) CISSP
2 29 (61.70%) CISM
3 7 (14.89%) GIAC
3 7 (14.89%) CEH
3 7 (14.89%) CISMP
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) GPEN
3 7 (14.89%) OSCP
4 3 (6.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.51%) BS25999
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