The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 79 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.95% 0.57% 1.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.30% 4.96% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 17
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -13.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,650 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £43,850 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
PCI DSS
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
137 121 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.97% 11.52% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 92 73 93
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) ISO 14001
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (8.33%) CCNP
6 1 (8.33%) CCDP
6 1 (8.33%) VPN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Business Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Risk Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Compliance Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
5 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (41.67%) ISO 9001
2 5 (41.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (8.33%) BS25999
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet