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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 126 116 134
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 1.47% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.15% 9.94% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 7
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
241 352 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.79% 14.73% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 205 214 215
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £23,341 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (73.33%) SIEM
2 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) GCIA
4 8 (53.33%) GCIH
4 8 (53.33%) Analytics
5 7 (46.67%) Open Source
5 7 (46.67%) SSCP
6 4 (26.67%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) CISM
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 2 (13.33%) CISA
8 2 (13.33%) Juniper
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) C
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) SANS
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
9 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) FCoE
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Security Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) e-Health
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SIEM
2 10 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (53.33%) Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) GCIA
1 8 (53.33%) GCIH
2 7 (46.67%) SSCP
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (13.33%) CISA
5 2 (13.33%) SANS
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CEH
6 1 (6.67%) ISACA
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) RSA Archer
1 1 (6.67%) RSA enVision
1 1 (6.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) CA
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) NetWitness
2 1 (6.67%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) VMware