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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 135 124 140
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.87% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.84% 7.50% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +68.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
217 280 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.32% 11.65% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 193 150 178
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) SANS
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) GCIA
5 1 (11.11%) GCIH
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) e-Health
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) FCoE
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) e-Health
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CISA
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) SANS
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) GCIA
4 1 (11.11%) GCIH
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (11.11%) HIPAA
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
1 1 (11.11%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) NetWitness
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec