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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 95 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.086% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 4.90% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £67,500 £33,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
93 102 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.02% 10.76% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 64 78 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (60.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001