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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 101 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.62% 0.33% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.63% 3.03% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £38,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
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
160 132 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.10% 10.92% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 102 86 89
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (62.96%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 5 (18.52%) ISO 14001
6 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
6 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Juniper
7 4 (14.81%) MPLS
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) CCNA
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.11%) Strategic Management
8 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) CISM
8 3 (11.11%) CISSP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (14.81%) MPLS
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Information Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Security Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Compliance Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Officer
2 5 (18.52%) Business Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Information Security
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 3 (11.11%) Strategic Management
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Security Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.70%) Change Control
8 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) JNCIA
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CISM
2 3 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) ISO 14001
2 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) BS25999
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Juniper
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) HP
1 4 (14.81%) VMware