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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 107 129 126
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 39 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.57% 0.49% 0.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.44% 4.38% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 12
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,750 £81,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
341 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.75% 11.29% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 210 185 139
Average salary £52,000 £45,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.91% +13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,187 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £63,500 £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 24 April 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (63.46%) Information Security
3 27 (51.92%) Finance
3 27 (51.92%) Cyber Security
4 25 (48.08%) Data Protection
4 25 (48.08%) ITIL
5 24 (46.15%) Information Security Management
5 24 (46.15%) Security Management
6 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
7 19 (36.54%) Data Protection Act
8 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
9 17 (32.69%) ISMS
10 16 (30.77%) CISSP
11 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
12 13 (25.00%) Retail
12 13 (25.00%) Matrix Management
13 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
14 11 (21.15%) Banking
15 10 (19.23%) PCI QSA
16 8 (15.38%) CISA
16 8 (15.38%) Firewall
16 8 (15.38%) Legal
16 8 (15.38%) Quality Management
16 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
16 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (15.38%) Degree
17 7 (13.46%) BS25999
17 7 (13.46%) Data Management
17 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
17 7 (13.46%) Data Governance

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.77%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) WAN
2 4 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
3 13 (25.00%) Retail
4 11 (21.15%) Banking
5 8 (15.38%) Legal
6 7 (13.46%) Advertising
7 4 (7.69%) Games
8 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
8 3 (5.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Security Manager
2 17 (32.69%) Consultant
3 15 (28.85%) Security Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) Information Manager
4 10 (19.23%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Security Advisor
8 2 (3.85%) Security Assurance Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Governance Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.54%) CESG
3 6 (11.54%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 27 (51.92%) Cyber Security
3 25 (48.08%) ITIL
3 25 (48.08%) Data Protection
4 24 (46.15%) Information Security Management
4 24 (46.15%) Security Management
5 17 (32.69%) ISMS
6 13 (25.00%) Matrix Management
7 8 (15.38%) Quality Management
7 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) Change Management
8 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
8 7 (13.46%) Data Management
8 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
8 7 (13.46%) Data Governance
8 7 (13.46%) Analytics
9 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 16 (30.77%) CISSP
4 10 (19.23%) PCI QSA
5 8 (15.38%) Degree
5 8 (15.38%) CISA
6 5 (9.62%) CISM
6 5 (9.62%) CRISC
7 4 (7.69%) CITP
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.69%) CCNA
7 4 (7.69%) CISMP
7 4 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 4 (7.69%) MBCS
8 3 (5.77%) CEH
8 3 (5.77%) OSCP
8 3 (5.77%) OSCE
9 2 (3.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (13.46%) BS25999
3 7 (13.46%) Data Quality
4 3 (5.77%) COBIT
5 1 (1.92%) QA
5 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.92%) COSO
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.69%) HP
1 4 (7.69%) Juniper
1 4 (7.69%) VMware
2 3 (5.77%) Splunk
2 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.92%) Huawei
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