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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 44 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.28% 0.29% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.04% 8.50% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 31
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Middlesex

PCI DSS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (50.00%) AppScan
2 1 (50.00%) Paros
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AppScan
1 1 (50.00%) Paros
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Governance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebInspect