The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 254 316 271
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -45
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 202 123 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 0.55% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.70% 5.47% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 165 99 131
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
PCI DSS
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2323 2250 2239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.12% 10.04% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1720 1797
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the South East

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the South East

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +36 67 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Surrey +37 38 £45,000 -34.54% 2
Hampshire -9 30 £61,250 +36.11%
West Sussex +18 25 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Kent +34 24 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +28 23 £60,000 +41.17%
Oxfordshire +17 7 £75,000 +66.66%
East Sussex -26 4 £75,000 +66.66%
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Middlesex +7 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 166 (41.29%) Information Security
2 149 (37.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 140 (34.83%) Firewall
4 112 (27.86%) CISSP
5 108 (26.87%) Windows
6 107 (26.62%) Finance
7 103 (25.62%) Cisco
8 89 (22.14%) Management Information System
9 88 (21.89%) Linux
10 87 (21.64%) ITIL
11 73 (18.16%) VMware
12 72 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
13 70 (17.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 66 (16.42%) Network Security
15 65 (16.17%) TCP/IP
16 64 (15.92%) Degree
17 61 (15.17%) Cisco ASA
18 60 (14.93%) CISM
19 59 (14.68%) Security Management
20 54 (13.43%) Active Directory
21 53 (13.18%) CheckPoint
21 53 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
21 53 (13.18%) Cyber Security
22 52 (12.94%) CISA
23 49 (12.19%) Risk Management
24 48 (11.94%) SQL
24 48 (11.94%) UNIX
24 48 (11.94%) Change Management
25 46 (11.44%) Security Cleared
25 46 (11.44%) SIEM

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (7.46%) Apache
2 27 (6.72%) Tomcat
3 26 (6.47%) Apache Solr
4 20 (4.98%) IIS
5 15 (3.73%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.00%) Mule
9 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.50%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.25%) JBoss
11 1 (0.25%) WordPress
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 36 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.22%) MS Visio
3 16 (3.98%) MS Office
4 4 (1.00%) MS Project
5 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.74%) SaaS
2 6 (1.49%) IaaS
3 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 140 (34.83%) Firewall
2 66 (16.42%) Network Security
3 65 (16.17%) TCP/IP
4 61 (15.17%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (7.46%) WAN
6 28 (6.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (6.47%) LAN
8 22 (5.47%) VPN
9 21 (5.22%) BIG-IP
10 19 (4.73%) IPsec
11 18 (4.48%) DNS
12 17 (4.23%) SSL
13 15 (3.73%) Wireless
14 13 (3.23%) VoIP
14 13 (3.23%) DHCP
15 12 (2.99%) SAN
16 11 (2.74%) BGP
17 10 (2.49%) Ethernet
17 10 (2.49%) FCoE
17 10 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.72%) MySQL
2 24 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.49%) Big Data
6 5 (1.24%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.75%) OLAP
8 3 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Gradle
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) ProC
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 107 (26.62%) Finance
2 40 (9.95%) Banking
3 39 (9.70%) Telecoms
4 30 (7.46%) Retail
5 24 (5.97%) Legal
6 18 (4.48%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.73%) Advertising
7 15 (3.73%) Games
8 12 (2.99%) Marketing
9 7 (1.74%) Automotive
10 4 (1.00%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (15.42%) Consultant
2 46 (11.44%) Security Consultant
3 38 (9.45%) Support Engineer
3 38 (9.45%) Analyst
4 37 (9.20%) Security Manager
5 31 (7.71%) Administrator
6 29 (7.21%) Network Engineer
6 29 (7.21%) Software Engineer
7 26 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (6.47%) Security Engineer
8 25 (6.22%) Security Analyst
9 24 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
10 19 (4.73%) Architect
10 19 (4.73%) Operations Engineer
10 19 (4.73%) Operations Support Engineer
11 18 (4.48%) Information Manager
11 18 (4.48%) Information Security Manager
12 17 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (3.98%) Developer
13 16 (3.98%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.73%) CSS
2 14 (3.48%) Spring
3 13 (3.23%) Regular Expression
3 13 (3.23%) HTML
4 9 (2.24%) J2EE
5 8 (1.99%) XML
6 7 (1.74%) SOAP
7 6 (1.49%) Web Services
7 6 (1.49%) ODBC
7 6 (1.49%) .NET
8 5 (1.24%) JSP
8 5 (1.24%) Servlets
8 5 (1.24%) Middleware
8 5 (1.24%) REST
9 4 (1.00%) EJB
9 4 (1.00%) JMS
9 4 (1.00%) WSDL
9 4 (1.00%) XSD
10 2 (0.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.14%) Management Information System
2 28 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.72%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (3.73%) EFT
5 13 (3.23%) PKI
6 11 (2.74%) CESG
7 10 (2.49%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.49%) e-Health
7 10 (2.49%) FlexPod
8 9 (2.24%) CLARiiON
9 8 (1.99%) CESG CLAS
10 7 (1.74%) Clustering
10 7 (1.74%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.24%) Statistics
12 4 (1.00%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.75%) IPTV
13 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.50%) Open Source
14 2 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 108 (26.87%) Windows
2 88 (21.89%) Linux
3 48 (11.94%) UNIX
4 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.75%) CentOS
9 2 (0.50%) SUSE
9 2 (0.50%) AIX
9 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Solaris
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (41.29%) Information Security
2 87 (21.64%) ITIL
3 59 (14.68%) Security Management
4 53 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (13.18%) Cyber Security
5 49 (12.19%) Risk Management
6 48 (11.94%) Change Management
7 46 (11.44%) SIEM
8 39 (9.70%) Information Security Management
9 36 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
10 31 (7.71%) Data Security
11 30 (7.46%) ISMS
12 29 (7.21%) Data Protection
12 29 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (7.21%) Software Engineering
12 29 (7.21%) Business Continuity
13 25 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (6.22%) Security Architecture
14 22 (5.47%) PRINCE2
15 21 (5.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 48 (11.94%) SQL
2 35 (8.71%) Java
3 26 (6.47%) JavaScript
4 19 (4.73%) Bash Shell
5 18 (4.48%) Python
6 14 (3.48%) Perl
7 12 (2.99%) C
7 12 (2.99%) Ruby
8 8 (1.99%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.99%) PHP
9 7 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.00%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.50%) C#
13 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.25%) Uniface
13 1 (0.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 112 (27.86%) CISSP
2 72 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (15.92%) Degree
4 60 (14.93%) CISM
5 52 (12.94%) CISA
6 46 (11.44%) Security Cleared
7 41 (10.20%) CCNA
8 35 (8.71%) CCNP
9 33 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (8.21%) SC Cleared
10 29 (7.21%) MCSE
11 26 (6.47%) PCI QSA
12 25 (6.22%) CRISC
13 14 (3.48%) CEH
14 13 (3.23%) MCITP
14 13 (3.23%) CCIE
15 10 (2.49%) JNCIA
15 10 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.74%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (37.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 70 (17.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 30 (7.46%) GPG13
4 20 (4.98%) ISO 9001
5 16 (3.98%) SLA
6 15 (3.73%) COBIT
7 11 (2.74%) ISO 14001
8 9 (2.24%) HIPAA
9 7 (1.74%) COSO
10 6 (1.49%) Data Quality
11 5 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (1.00%) BS25999
13 3 (0.75%) FISMA
13 3 (0.75%) BS7799
14 2 (0.50%) QA
15 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 39 (9.70%) vSphere
3 19 (4.73%) Squid
4 12 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.49%) ISA Server
6 8 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (1.74%) Snort
8 2 (0.50%) XenApp
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.25%) Firmware
9 1 (0.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (3.48%) SCCM
2 9 (2.24%) ARCserve
3 7 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.49%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.00%) Nagios
5 4 (1.00%) WSUS
6 3 (0.75%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.50%) Nessus
7 2 (0.50%) Nmap
8 1 (0.25%) SCOM
8 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.25%) vMotion
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 103 (25.62%) Cisco
2 73 (18.16%) VMware
3 53 (13.18%) CheckPoint
4 44 (10.95%) Microsoft
5 32 (7.96%) Websense
6 28 (6.97%) NetApp
7 27 (6.72%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.22%) Blue Coat
9 24 (5.97%) Juniper
10 22 (5.47%) hybris
11 21 (5.22%) Oracle
11 21 (5.22%) ServiceNow
12 18 (4.48%) IBM
12 18 (4.48%) McAfee
13 16 (3.98%) CA
14 15 (3.73%) SolarWinds
15 14 (3.48%) Splunk
16 13 (3.23%) F5
17 10 (2.49%) HP
17 10 (2.49%) EMC
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, benefits + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £000 - £1 per annum + benefits
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Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Maidenhead
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
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Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Fenwick Ryan Ltd
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