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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 113 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.12% 4.21% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,970 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.26%
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
97 95 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.55% 5.63% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 102
Average salary £37,500 £40,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.97% -18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £65,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 +13 4 £52,500 +16.66%
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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
5 2 (22.22%) Dovecot
5 2 (22.22%) Kamailio
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) 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 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) RTP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
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 2 (22.22%) Tester
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Information Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
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 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Test Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) ISMS
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 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
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
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
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Percona
4 2 (22.22%) New Relic
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet