The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 72 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.64% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.11% 11.32% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
PCI DSS
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
37 53 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.07% 5.62% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 65
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Oxford

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) New Relic
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 2 (22.22%) XenServer
5 2 (22.22%) nginx
5 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) FreeSWITCH
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Information Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (22.22%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (22.22%) FreeSWITCH
1 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Debian
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) ISMS
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) OSCP
1 2 (22.22%) OSCE
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Xen
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) Dovecot
2 2 (22.22%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Percona
3 2 (22.22%) New Relic
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards