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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 40 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 1.15% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 12.04% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 12
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £55,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
320 216 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.84% 9.56% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 219 151 201
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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 16 September 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 27 (49.09%) ITIL
2 18 (32.73%) Change Management
3 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (29.09%) Service Management
5 14 (25.45%) VPN
5 14 (25.45%) SaaS
6 13 (23.64%) Windows
7 12 (21.82%) Cisco
7 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) Information Security
7 12 (21.82%) Network Security
8 11 (20.00%) F5
8 11 (20.00%) DNS
9 10 (18.18%) Linux
9 10 (18.18%) LAN
9 10 (18.18%) WAN
9 10 (18.18%) Firewall
10 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
10 9 (16.36%) Juniper
10 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
11 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
11 8 (14.55%) Retail
11 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
11 8 (14.55%) COBIT
11 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
12 7 (12.73%) Cyber Security
12 7 (12.73%) MS Office
13 6 (10.91%) Project Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) VPN
2 12 (21.82%) Network Security
3 11 (20.00%) DNS
4 10 (18.18%) LAN
4 10 (18.18%) WAN
4 10 (18.18%) Firewall
5 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.91%) DHCP
6 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.09%) Junos
7 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (9.09%) SSL
7 5 (9.09%) NetScreen
8 4 (7.27%) IPsec
9 2 (3.64%) BGP
9 2 (3.64%) MPLS
9 2 (3.64%) OSPF
9 2 (3.64%) Internet
9 2 (3.64%) RIP
10 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Support Specialist
2 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Applications Support Specialist
3 7 (12.73%) Applications Support
3 7 (12.73%) Applications Specialist
4 6 (10.91%) Systems Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Product Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Products Support Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.91%) EPoS
2 6 (10.91%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (9.09%) Statistics
4 4 (7.27%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.64%) SecurID
6 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.64%) Debian
5 2 (3.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) ITIL
2 18 (32.73%) Change Management
3 16 (29.09%) Service Management
4 12 (21.82%) Information Security
5 7 (12.73%) Cyber Security
6 6 (10.91%) Project Management
6 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.91%) Data Security
6 6 (10.91%) Data Protection
7 5 (9.09%) ISMS
8 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Security Management
8 4 (7.27%) Information Security Management
8 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.27%) Brand Management
8 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (7.27%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.45%) Analytics
9 3 (5.45%) SIEM
10 2 (3.64%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) GCIA
3 3 (5.45%) GCIH
3 3 (5.45%) IRCA
3 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.45%) SSCP
4 2 (3.64%) CCDP
4 2 (3.64%) CCIE
4 2 (3.64%) CCSP
4 2 (3.64%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (3.64%) CEH
4 2 (3.64%) OSCP
4 2 (3.64%) OSCE
4 2 (3.64%) PCI QSA
4 2 (3.64%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) CISM
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.55%) COBIT
3 5 (9.09%) QA
4 4 (7.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (3.64%) SLA
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
2 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) Snort
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) WSUS
2 4 (7.27%) ARCserve
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco
2 11 (20.00%) F5
3 9 (16.36%) Juniper
3 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
4 6 (10.91%) Websense
4 6 (10.91%) McAfee
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.27%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) Dell
5 4 (7.27%) EMC
5 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
5 4 (7.27%) Fortinet
6 3 (5.45%) Huawei
7 2 (3.64%) Symantec
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
7 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.64%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) AlgoSec
7 2 (3.64%) Tufin
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago