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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 121 125 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.55% 0.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.67% 4.71% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 18
Average salary £67,500 £40,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £40,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £59,000 £83,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
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
287 276 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.87% 11.75% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 187 176 159
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (60.78%) Information Security
3 26 (50.98%) Finance
3 26 (50.98%) Data Protection
4 25 (49.02%) Cyber Security
5 24 (47.06%) Security Management
6 23 (45.10%) Information Security Management
7 22 (43.14%) ITIL
8 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
9 19 (37.25%) Data Protection Act
10 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
11 17 (33.33%) ISMS
12 16 (31.37%) Telecoms
13 13 (25.49%) Matrix Management
14 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
15 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
15 10 (19.61%) CISSP
16 9 (17.65%) Banking
16 9 (17.65%) BS25999
16 9 (17.65%) PCI QSA
16 9 (17.65%) Business Continuity
16 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
16 9 (17.65%) Firewall
17 8 (15.69%) Quality Management
17 8 (15.69%) Legal
17 8 (15.69%) Retail
18 7 (13.73%) Data Management
18 7 (13.73%) Freedom of Information
18 7 (13.73%) Data Governance
18 7 (13.73%) Data Quality

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) MPLS
2 4 (7.84%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Telecoms
3 9 (17.65%) Banking
4 8 (15.69%) Legal
4 8 (15.69%) Retail
5 7 (13.73%) Advertising
6 3 (5.88%) Law
7 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Security Manager
2 14 (27.45%) Consultant
3 12 (23.53%) Security Consultant
4 10 (19.61%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (19.61%) Information Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Senior Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Security Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Security Advisor
6 6 (11.76%) Cyber Security Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.73%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (7.84%) CESG
4 4 (7.84%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Information Security
2 26 (50.98%) Data Protection
3 25 (49.02%) Cyber Security
4 24 (47.06%) Security Management
5 23 (45.10%) Information Security Management
6 22 (43.14%) ITIL
7 17 (33.33%) ISMS
8 13 (25.49%) Matrix Management
9 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
10 9 (17.65%) Business Continuity
10 9 (17.65%) Service Delivery
11 8 (15.69%) Quality Management
12 7 (13.73%) Data Management
12 7 (13.73%) Data Governance
12 7 (13.73%) Analytics
12 7 (13.73%) Change Management
13 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
13 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Management
13 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
13 4 (7.84%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.61%) CISSP
4 9 (17.65%) PCI QSA
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) CISMP
5 4 (7.84%) JNCIA
5 4 (7.84%) CITP
5 4 (7.84%) MBCS
6 3 (5.88%) Degree
6 3 (5.88%) CEH
6 3 (5.88%) OSCP
6 3 (5.88%) OSCE
6 3 (5.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (17.65%) BS25999
3 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
4 6 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.96%) QA
5 1 (1.96%) COBIT
5 1 (1.96%) COSO
5 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Juniper
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) HP
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Splunk
3 3 (5.88%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.96%) Qualys
4 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.96%) Huawei
4 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.96%) F5
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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