The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 43 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 21 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.29% 2.45% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.60% 18.75% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 9
Average salary £56,250 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.79% +3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
89 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 18.16% 13.05% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 77 54 82
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,700 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Slough region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Slough

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Slough

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 37 (71.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 37 (71.15%) Network Security
2 34 (65.38%) Windows
3 31 (59.62%) Data Security
4 28 (53.85%) Finance
4 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 28 (53.85%) SCCM
5 25 (48.08%) Cisco
5 25 (48.08%) Juniper
6 23 (44.23%) Websense
7 21 (40.38%) Change Management
7 21 (40.38%) ServiceNow
8 18 (34.62%) F5
8 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (34.62%) CCNA
8 18 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
9 17 (32.69%) DNS
9 17 (32.69%) DHCP
9 17 (32.69%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (28.85%) Change Control
11 14 (26.92%) Firewall
12 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (23.08%) IIS
13 12 (23.08%) ITIL
13 12 (23.08%) ARCserve
14 11 (21.15%) ISA Server
14 11 (21.15%) Oracle
14 11 (21.15%) UNIX
14 11 (21.15%) MS Office

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (23.08%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Office
1 11 (21.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) PaaS
1 7 (13.46%) IaaS
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (71.15%) Network Security
2 17 (32.69%) DHCP
2 17 (32.69%) DNS
3 14 (26.92%) Firewall
4 9 (17.31%) SSL
5 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.62%) NetScreen
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.77%) Wireless
8 3 (5.77%) IPsec
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.77%) VPN
8 3 (5.77%) LAN
8 3 (5.77%) VoIP
8 3 (5.77%) WAN
8 3 (5.77%) OSPF
8 3 (5.77%) BGP
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Server Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Principle Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Network Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (21.15%) UNIX
4 8 (15.38%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
5 6 (11.54%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Data Security
2 21 (40.38%) Change Management
3 18 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (28.85%) Change Control
5 12 (23.08%) ITIL
6 9 (17.31%) Supplier Management
7 8 (15.38%) Information Security
8 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (11.54%) SIEM
9 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Network Management
11 2 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (3.85%) Test Management
11 2 (3.85%) Brand Management
11 2 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (3.85%) Project Management
11 2 (3.85%) Cyber Security
12 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Perl
1 6 (11.54%) PHP
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
1 6 (11.54%) Python
1 6 (11.54%) Ruby
1 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) CCNA
1 18 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.38%) CCNP
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (11.54%) CEH
4 6 (11.54%) OSCP
4 6 (11.54%) OSCE
5 5 (9.62%) CISSP
6 3 (5.77%) CCSP
6 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) CISA
8 1 (1.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (71.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (11.54%) HIPAA
3 5 (9.62%) GPG13
4 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.69%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (21.15%) KVM
3 11 (21.15%) ISA Server
4 9 (17.31%) Snort
5 5 (9.62%) Squid
6 4 (7.69%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) SCCM
2 12 (23.08%) ARCserve
3 4 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Cisco
1 25 (48.08%) Juniper
2 23 (44.23%) Websense
3 21 (40.38%) ServiceNow
4 18 (34.62%) F5
5 11 (21.15%) Oracle
5 11 (21.15%) McAfee
6 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
7 5 (9.62%) Sourcefire
8 4 (7.69%) Imperva
8 4 (7.69%) Sophos
8 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.77%) Avaya
9 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
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