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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 86 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 24 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.65% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.06% 4.44% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
199 90 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.68% 7.78% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 141 70 85
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,250 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 25 (65.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (34.21%) Supplier Management
4 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (21.05%) CISSP
6 7 (18.42%) SSCP
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.53%) CISM
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
9 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (7.89%) Strategic Management
10 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
10 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.89%) UNIX
10 3 (7.89%) BCP
10 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
11 2 (5.26%) Banking
11 2 (5.26%) Security Management
11 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
12 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
12 1 (2.63%) Change Control

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) MPLS
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Information Manager
1 13 (34.21%) Information Security Manager
1 13 (34.21%) Security Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Security Officer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security Officer
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Officer
5 5 (13.16%) Information Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) IT Security Officer
7 3 (7.89%) Security Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.63%) IT Security Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.63%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) Supplier Management
3 9 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
7 3 (7.89%) Strategic Management
7 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.89%) BCP
7 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Security Management
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Service Management
9 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) CISSP
2 7 (18.42%) SSCP
3 4 (10.53%) CISM
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.63%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (65.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Juniper
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco