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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 33 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.23% 2.78% 2.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.95% 14.75% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 16
Median salary £51,250 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%

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
59 122 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 19.03% 18.83% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 100 75
Median salary £48,750 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough 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 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 28 February 2017.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Slough

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 13 (72.22%) DNS
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (44.44%) Demand Management
4 8 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (38.89%) IBM Cloud
5 7 (38.89%) vRealize
5 7 (38.89%) Converged Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Ansible
5 7 (38.89%) SoftLayer
5 7 (38.89%) Nimsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Vagrant
5 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (38.89%) vCloud
5 7 (38.89%) Puppet
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (38.89%) vSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) Perl
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 7 (38.89%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) SAN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 6 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (38.89%) IBM Cloud
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (38.89%) SoftLayer
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) VSAN
4 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 5 (27.78%) NAS
4 5 (27.78%) SMTP
4 5 (27.78%) SNMP
4 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Vagrant
2 5 (27.78%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (27.78%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Automation Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Information Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 6 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 4 (22.22%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
1 8 (44.44%) Demand Management
2 7 (38.89%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (27.78%) Presales
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Ruby
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
2 6 (33.33%) VCDX
3 5 (27.78%) CCVP
3 5 (27.78%) MCSE
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (38.89%) vCloud
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
3 6 (33.33%) Docker
4 5 (27.78%) ISA Server
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
1 7 (38.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
1 7 (38.89%) Nimsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp