The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 136 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 5 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 1.41% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.89% 11.71% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 13
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £30,350 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
265 299 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.83% 12.04% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 205 196 152
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Reading

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (85.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (70.37%) Information Security
3 13 (48.15%) Security Management
4 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 11 (40.74%) Data Protection
5 10 (37.04%) PCI QSA
5 10 (37.04%) BS25999
5 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
5 10 (37.04%) Information Security Management
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
7 8 (29.63%) CISSP
8 7 (25.93%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (22.22%) Cyber Security
10 5 (18.52%) Banking
11 4 (14.81%) Firewall
11 4 (14.81%) Law
11 4 (14.81%) Legal
11 4 (14.81%) Project Management
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) UNIX
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
11 4 (14.81%) SIEM
11 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
11 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (14.81%) ISMS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Banking
4 4 (14.81%) Law
4 4 (14.81%) Legal
5 2 (7.41%) Advertising
5 2 (7.41%) Retail
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Consultant
2 11 (40.74%) Security Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Security Advisor
4 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.70%) Head of Security
7 1 (3.70%) Operational Risk Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Internal Audit Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Head of Information Security
7 1 (3.70%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) CESG
5 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Information Security
2 13 (48.15%) Security Management
3 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 11 (40.74%) Data Protection
4 10 (37.04%) Business Continuity
4 10 (37.04%) Information Security Management
5 6 (22.22%) Cyber Security
6 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Coaching
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) SIEM
6 4 (14.81%) ISMS
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) PCI QSA
2 8 (29.63%) CISSP
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) CISMP
5 1 (3.70%) MBCS
5 1 (3.70%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (85.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (37.04%) BS25999
3 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (7.41%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.70%) SLA
5 1 (3.70%) COBIT
5 1 (3.70%) QA
5 1 (3.70%) COSO
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Splunk
1 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Juniper
2 1 (3.70%) Symantec
2 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.70%) Huawei
2 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.70%) Qualys
2 1 (3.70%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago