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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 124 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.70% 4.15% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 10
Average salary £75,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +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
263 217 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.14% 9.43% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 125 155 140
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 29 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 38 (66.67%) ITIL
2 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (38.60%) Change Management
4 20 (35.09%) Service Management
5 19 (33.33%) Information Security
6 17 (29.82%) Retail
6 17 (29.82%) Cisco
6 17 (29.82%) SaaS
7 15 (26.32%) SQL
7 15 (26.32%) Firewall
8 14 (24.56%) CISSP
8 14 (24.56%) Banking
9 12 (21.05%) VPN
10 11 (19.30%) Juniper
10 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
10 11 (19.30%) COBIT
11 10 (17.54%) Finance
11 10 (17.54%) Games
11 10 (17.54%) CISA
11 10 (17.54%) CISM
11 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (17.54%) SIEM
11 10 (17.54%) CRISC
11 10 (17.54%) Cyber Security
12 9 (15.79%) PCI QSA
12 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
13 8 (14.04%) PRINCE2
13 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
13 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (12.28%) Network Security

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Firewall
2 12 (21.05%) VPN
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (12.28%) Network Security
5 6 (10.53%) Junos
5 6 (10.53%) NetScreen
5 6 (10.53%) SSL
6 5 (8.77%) WAN
7 4 (7.02%) MPLS
8 3 (5.26%) LAN
9 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.51%) IPsec
10 1 (1.75%) Wireless
10 1 (1.75%) SCCP
10 1 (1.75%) H.323
10 1 (1.75%) ISDN
10 1 (1.75%) DNS
10 1 (1.75%) PSTN
10 1 (1.75%) WLAN
10 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (29.82%) Retail
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Games
4 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.77%) Marketing
6 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.02%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Support Specialist
1 15 (26.32%) Security Consultant
1 15 (26.32%) Consultant
2 8 (14.04%) Applications Specialist
2 8 (14.04%) Applications Support
2 8 (14.04%) Applications Support Specialist
3 7 (12.28%) Products Support Specialist
3 7 (12.28%) Product Specialist
4 6 (10.53%) Lead Network Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Principal Security Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) CESG
3 2 (3.51%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) CentOS
3 2 (3.51%) Debian
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) ITIL
2 22 (38.60%) Change Management
3 20 (35.09%) Service Management
4 19 (33.33%) Information Security
5 11 (19.30%) TOGAF
6 10 (17.54%) SIEM
6 10 (17.54%) Cyber Security
7 8 (14.04%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.28%) Quality Management
9 6 (10.53%) Analytics
9 6 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 6 (10.53%) Security Management
10 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
10 5 (8.77%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.02%) Data Governance
11 4 (7.02%) Data Management
11 4 (7.02%) Data Protection
11 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) CISSP
2 10 (17.54%) CISA
2 10 (17.54%) CISM
2 10 (17.54%) CRISC
3 9 (15.79%) PCI QSA
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.77%) Degree
6 3 (5.26%) IRCA
6 3 (5.26%) CCIE
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
6 3 (5.26%) CCNA
6 3 (5.26%) CCDP
6 3 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.51%) OSCP
7 2 (3.51%) OSCE
7 2 (3.51%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) GCIA
7 2 (3.51%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (40.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (19.30%) COBIT
3 4 (7.02%) Data Quality
4 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.26%) SLA
5 1 (1.75%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco
2 11 (19.30%) Juniper
3 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.28%) HP
5 6 (10.53%) F5
6 5 (8.77%) Sourcefire
6 5 (8.77%) Fortinet
7 4 (7.02%) Dell
8 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.26%) VMware
9 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.51%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) McAfee
9 2 (3.51%) Websense
9 2 (3.51%) Symantec
10 1 (1.75%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
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