The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 115 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.26% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 2.68% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
PCI DSS
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
100 112 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.57% 6.36% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 94 147
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 4 £56,250 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Games
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) CEH
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCIE
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) CCDP
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) OSCP
2 2 (28.57%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Dovecot
1 1 (14.29%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO