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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 67 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.57% 3.32% 1.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.56% 30.39% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 11
Average salary £40,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
72 102 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.26% 10.92% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 82 54
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 4 August 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 4 £40,500 -26.36%
PCI DSS
East Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) Information Security
5 12 (42.86%) Wireless
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (42.86%) Change Management
6 11 (39.29%) CISM
6 11 (39.29%) SAN
6 11 (39.29%) IBM
6 11 (39.29%) HP
6 11 (39.29%) Dell
6 11 (39.29%) EMC
6 11 (39.29%) CISSP
6 11 (39.29%) IIS
6 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 11 (39.29%) Clustering
7 10 (35.71%) Retail
7 10 (35.71%) Security Architecture
7 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) MCSE
9 7 (25.00%) MCP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (39.29%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) Wireless
3 11 (39.29%) SAN
4 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) OSPF
5 2 (7.14%) BGP
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Security Architect
2 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 10 (35.71%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Information Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Server Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Change Management
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
2 10 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) SIEM
8 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) CISSP
1 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 7 (25.00%) MCP
2 7 (25.00%) MCSE
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) BS25999
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) HP
2 11 (39.29%) Dell
2 11 (39.29%) EMC
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Altiris
5 2 (7.14%) IronPort