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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 54 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.30% 5.00% 2.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.74% 43.48% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 13
Average salary £43,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.02% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
69 69 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 10.58% 11.50% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 61
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Slough

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 28 (77.78%) Network Security
2 26 (72.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (72.22%) Data Security
3 24 (66.67%) Windows
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco
4 23 (63.89%) Change Management
4 23 (63.89%) ServiceNow
5 20 (55.56%) Finance
6 18 (50.00%) Firewall
7 17 (47.22%) Juniper
8 16 (44.44%) DHCP
8 16 (44.44%) DNS
8 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 16 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (44.44%) SCCM
8 16 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (36.11%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (36.11%) Websense
10 12 (33.33%) ARCserve
10 12 (33.33%) IIS
10 12 (33.33%) ITIL
10 12 (33.33%) F5
11 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (27.78%) VPN
12 10 (27.78%) CCNA
12 10 (27.78%) SSL
12 10 (27.78%) MS Office
12 10 (27.78%) Linux
12 10 (27.78%) MS Visio

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
1 10 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) Network Security
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
3 16 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (44.44%) DHCP
3 16 (44.44%) DNS
3 16 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (27.78%) IPsec
4 10 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (27.78%) SSL
4 10 (27.78%) VPN
4 10 (27.78%) VoIP
4 10 (27.78%) OSPF
4 10 (27.78%) BGP
5 9 (25.00%) Wireless
6 6 (16.67%) FCoE
6 6 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (16.67%) WAN
6 6 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 6 (16.67%) LAN
6 6 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Server Support
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Server Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 6 (16.67%) e-Health
2 6 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Debian
4 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Data Security
2 23 (63.89%) Change Management
3 13 (36.11%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (27.78%) Network Management
6 9 (25.00%) Change Control
7 8 (22.22%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 6 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.67%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 2 (5.56%) Test Management
12 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
12 1 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
12 1 (2.78%) Brand Management
12 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
1 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.78%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) CCSP
3 9 (25.00%) CCNP
3 9 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.56%) OSCP
7 2 (5.56%) OSCE
7 2 (5.56%) CEH
7 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.78%) MCP
8 1 (2.78%) MCSE
8 1 (2.78%) CCIE
8 1 (2.78%) CISA
8 1 (2.78%) CISM
8 1 (2.78%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) HIPAA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 16 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (27.78%) ISA Server
3 6 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) SCCM
2 12 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
1 23 (63.89%) ServiceNow
2 17 (47.22%) Juniper
3 13 (36.11%) Websense
4 12 (33.33%) F5
5 10 (27.78%) Avaya
5 10 (27.78%) SolarWinds
5 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 10 (27.78%) McAfee
6 9 (25.00%) EMC
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) IBM
7 6 (16.67%) CA
7 6 (16.67%) NetApp
7 6 (16.67%) VMware
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft