The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 47 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 30 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.11% 2.68% 1.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.55% 28.09% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 9
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
PCI DSS
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
113 89 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.48% 9.54% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 76 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 17 £47,500 -20.83%
Loughborough - 1 £57,500 -
PCI DSS
East Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 48 (62.34%) Information Security
2 42 (54.55%) Firewall
3 34 (44.16%) CISM
3 34 (44.16%) CISSP
4 33 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (42.86%) Security Architecture
5 32 (41.56%) Wireless
6 31 (40.26%) Retail
7 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
7 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
8 25 (32.47%) Windows
8 25 (32.47%) VMware
9 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
10 21 (27.27%) Risk Management
10 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
12 19 (24.68%) SAN
12 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (23.38%) Legal
13 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
13 18 (23.38%) IIS
13 18 (23.38%) Clustering
14 17 (22.08%) Data Protection
15 16 (20.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (19.48%) Change Management
16 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
16 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
17 14 (18.18%) HP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (23.38%) IIS
2 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (54.55%) Firewall
2 32 (41.56%) Wireless
3 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
4 19 (24.68%) SAN
5 5 (6.49%) DNS
5 5 (6.49%) NAS
6 4 (5.19%) VPN
7 2 (2.60%) VoIP
8 1 (1.30%) WAN
8 1 (1.30%) Internet
8 1 (1.30%) OSPF
8 1 (1.30%) BGP
8 1 (1.30%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.30%) LAN
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.30%) Network Security
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
General
1 31 (40.26%) Retail
2 18 (23.38%) Legal
3 6 (7.79%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Architect
2 32 (41.56%) Security Architect
3 27 (35.06%) Security Engineer
4 16 (20.78%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (14.29%) Information Architect
5 11 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Security Engineer
6 10 (12.99%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 9 (11.69%) Team Leader
8 8 (10.39%) Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Security Manager
10 5 (6.49%) Network Team Leader
10 5 (6.49%) Penetration Tester
10 5 (6.49%) Tester
11 4 (5.19%) Information Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Security Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Systems Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Information Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Information Security Manager
11 4 (5.19%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (23.38%) Clustering
3 10 (12.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Information Security
2 33 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 21 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
5 17 (22.08%) Data Protection
6 16 (20.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (19.48%) Change Management
7 15 (19.48%) Incident Management
8 10 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.09%) Information Assurance
10 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (7.79%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.19%) Network Architecture
11 4 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (3.90%) ISMS
12 3 (3.90%) Data Security
12 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
13 2 (2.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) CISSP
1 34 (44.16%) CISM
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.19%) MCP
2 4 (5.19%) MCSE
3 2 (2.60%) CISA
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.30%) CCNP
4 1 (1.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.30%) GWAPT
4 1 (1.30%) GPEN
4 1 (1.30%) OSCP
4 1 (1.30%) OSCE
4 1 (1.30%) GCIH
4 1 (1.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (5.19%) BS25999
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
1 26 (33.77%) Hyper-V
2 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) VMware
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.18%) HP
3 14 (18.18%) Dell
3 14 (18.18%) EMC
3 14 (18.18%) IBM
4 10 (12.99%) Altiris
5 9 (11.69%) Cisco
6 5 (6.49%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) IronPort