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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 267 295 267
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 183 125 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.60% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.30% 5.97% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 152 99 143
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £68,000
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
2206 2094 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.72% 9.97% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1613 1850
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 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 4 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 +17 69 £60,000 +26.31% 7
Surrey +26 35 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Hampshire -35 24 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +29 21 £55,000 +29.41% 2
West Sussex +10 17 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Kent +22 16 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £68,750 -
East Sussex -18 4 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Middlesex +5 2 £46,000 -
Sussex - 2 £36,750 -
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 161 (39.36%) Information Security
2 151 (36.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 143 (34.96%) Firewall
4 117 (28.61%) Cisco
5 110 (26.89%) Finance
6 109 (26.65%) Windows
7 103 (25.18%) ITIL
8 100 (24.45%) CISSP
9 92 (22.49%) Management Information System
10 89 (21.76%) Linux
11 83 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
11 83 (20.29%) Degree
12 80 (19.56%) Network Security
13 73 (17.85%) VMware
14 68 (16.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 66 (16.14%) TCP/IP
15 66 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
16 62 (15.16%) Change Management
17 61 (14.91%) CheckPoint
18 60 (14.67%) Security Management
19 57 (13.94%) Active Directory
20 55 (13.45%) SQL
21 52 (12.71%) CCNA
22 50 (12.22%) CISM
23 48 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
24 45 (11.00%) Microsoft
25 44 (10.76%) CISA
25 44 (10.76%) Risk Management
25 44 (10.76%) SIEM
26 43 (10.51%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 25 (6.11%) IIS
2 22 (5.38%) Apache
3 20 (4.89%) Tomcat
3 20 (4.89%) Apache Solr
4 15 (3.67%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.98%) Mule
8 3 (0.73%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.49%) CMS
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) Drupal
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (8.80%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.11%) MS Visio
3 15 (3.67%) MS Office
4 5 (1.22%) MS Project
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.24%) Magento
1 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.89%) SaaS
2 7 (1.71%) IaaS
3 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 143 (34.96%) Firewall
2 80 (19.56%) Network Security
3 66 (16.14%) TCP/IP
3 66 (16.14%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (9.05%) WAN
5 34 (8.31%) VPN
6 32 (7.82%) LAN
7 31 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (7.09%) SSL
9 27 (6.60%) IPsec
10 24 (5.87%) DNS
11 19 (4.65%) Wireless
12 18 (4.40%) BGP
13 17 (4.16%) VoIP
14 16 (3.91%) SAN
15 15 (3.67%) BIG-IP
16 14 (3.42%) HTTP
17 13 (3.18%) DHCP
17 13 (3.18%) LDAP
18 12 (2.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.11%) MySQL
2 20 (4.89%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.98%) Big Data
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.73%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.73%) OLAP
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.49%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.24%) ProC
General
1 110 (26.89%) Finance
2 39 (9.54%) Telecoms
3 34 (8.31%) Banking
4 27 (6.60%) Retail
5 24 (5.87%) Legal
6 17 (4.16%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.67%) Advertising
8 14 (3.42%) Marketing
9 13 (3.18%) Games
10 6 (1.47%) Automotive
11 4 (0.98%) Law
12 2 (0.49%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) French Language
13 1 (0.24%) German Language
13 1 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.24%) Military
13 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (14.43%) Consultant
2 45 (11.00%) Security Consultant
3 40 (9.78%) Analyst
4 36 (8.80%) Support Engineer
5 35 (8.56%) Network Engineer
6 30 (7.33%) Administrator
7 29 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 29 (7.09%) Security Manager
8 28 (6.85%) Security Engineer
9 27 (6.60%) Security Analyst
10 25 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
12 17 (4.16%) Operations Support Engineer
12 17 (4.16%) Operations Engineer
13 16 (3.91%) Security Officer
13 16 (3.91%) Security Specialist
14 15 (3.67%) Information Manager
14 15 (3.67%) Information Security Manager
14 15 (3.67%) Developer
15 14 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.42%) CSS
2 13 (3.18%) Spring
3 12 (2.93%) HTML
4 9 (2.20%) Regular Expression
4 9 (2.20%) .NET
5 8 (1.96%) J2EE
6 7 (1.71%) XML
7 6 (1.47%) SOAP
7 6 (1.47%) Web Services
8 5 (1.22%) REST
8 5 (1.22%) JSP
9 4 (0.98%) WSDL
9 4 (0.98%) EJB
9 4 (0.98%) XSD
9 4 (0.98%) Servlets
9 4 (0.98%) JMS
10 3 (0.73%) ODBC
11 2 (0.49%) Middleware
11 2 (0.49%) JSON
12 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (22.49%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.89%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (4.16%) PKI
4 17 (4.16%) EFT
5 15 (3.67%) Cryptography
6 11 (2.69%) CESG
6 11 (2.69%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.44%) Clustering
7 10 (2.44%) e-Health
7 10 (2.44%) FlexPod
8 9 (2.20%) CLARiiON
9 8 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
9 8 (1.96%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.47%) Statistics
11 5 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.98%) IPTV
13 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 109 (26.65%) Windows
2 89 (21.76%) Linux
3 42 (10.27%) UNIX
4 9 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.22%) AIX
7 5 (1.22%) Solaris
7 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.98%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) SUSE
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (39.36%) Information Security
2 103 (25.18%) ITIL
3 62 (15.16%) Change Management
4 60 (14.67%) Security Management
5 48 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (10.76%) Risk Management
6 44 (10.76%) SIEM
7 43 (10.51%) Cyber Security
8 41 (10.02%) Information Security Management
9 40 (9.78%) Penetration Testing
10 34 (8.31%) Data Security
11 29 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 27 (6.60%) Business Continuity
12 27 (6.60%) Data Protection
13 26 (6.36%) ISMS
13 26 (6.36%) Security Architecture
13 26 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (6.11%) Project Management
15 22 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (4.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.45%) SQL
2 33 (8.07%) Java
3 25 (6.11%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.89%) Python
5 14 (3.42%) Perl
5 14 (3.42%) Bash Shell
6 13 (3.18%) Ruby
7 11 (2.69%) C
8 9 (2.20%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.71%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.22%) PHP
11 4 (0.98%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.24%) PHP5
12 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.24%) C#
12 1 (0.24%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 100 (24.45%) CISSP
2 83 (20.29%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (20.29%) Degree
3 52 (12.71%) CCNA
4 50 (12.22%) CISM
5 44 (10.76%) CISA
6 41 (10.02%) Security Cleared
7 35 (8.56%) CCNP
8 28 (6.85%) SC Cleared
8 28 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (6.11%) PCI QSA
10 24 (5.87%) MCSE
11 22 (5.38%) CRISC
12 14 (3.42%) VCP4
13 13 (3.18%) JNCIA
14 12 (2.93%) CCIE
15 11 (2.69%) CEH
16 10 (2.44%) CCSP
16 10 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (2.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (36.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (16.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (5.62%) COBIT
4 22 (5.38%) GPG13
5 18 (4.40%) ISO 9001
6 17 (4.16%) SLA
7 10 (2.44%) ISO 14001
8 9 (2.20%) COSO
9 6 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 6 (1.47%) HIPAA
10 5 (1.22%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.98%) BS25999
12 3 (0.73%) BS7799
13 2 (0.49%) QA
14 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 57 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 32 (7.82%) vSphere
3 16 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (3.67%) Squid
5 13 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (2.69%) Snort
7 10 (2.44%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.49%) Nmap
9 1 (0.24%) KVM
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.24%) XenApp
9 1 (0.24%) Firmware
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (3.67%) SCCM
2 9 (2.20%) ARCserve
3 7 (1.71%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.98%) Nagios
4 4 (0.98%) WSUS
5 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.49%) Nessus
6 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 117 (28.61%) Cisco
2 73 (17.85%) VMware
3 61 (14.91%) CheckPoint
4 45 (11.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (7.82%) Juniper
6 28 (6.85%) NetApp
7 27 (6.60%) Websense
8 26 (6.36%) Oracle
9 23 (5.62%) ServiceNow
10 22 (5.38%) Blue Coat
11 21 (5.13%) Red Hat
11 21 (5.13%) F5
12 18 (4.40%) McAfee
12 18 (4.40%) IBM
12 18 (4.40%) SolarWinds
13 17 (4.16%) CA
14 16 (3.91%) hybris
15 14 (3.42%) EMC
16 13 (3.18%) Splunk
17 11 (2.69%) Citrix
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