The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 260 256 262
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 200 186 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.84% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.03% 7.82% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 167 186
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2491 2380 2655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.00% 10.81% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1906 1860 2237
Average salary £40,500 £44,072 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +23 73 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Kent +34 46 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Hampshire -43 44 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex -6 15 £32,500 -29.72%
Surrey -20 11 £42,500 -5.55%
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £40,000 -17.94%
Oxfordshire -7 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 163 (45.15%) Windows
2 140 (38.78%) Information Security
3 124 (34.35%) Linux
4 123 (34.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 109 (30.19%) CISSP
6 105 (29.09%) Finance
7 95 (26.32%) Degree
8 94 (26.04%) Firewall
8 94 (26.04%) Microsoft
9 85 (23.55%) SQL
10 70 (19.39%) ITIL
11 64 (17.73%) Management Information System
12 63 (17.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 61 (16.90%) MS Excel
14 58 (16.07%) IIS
14 58 (16.07%) CISA
15 56 (15.51%) Network Security
16 55 (15.24%) SIEM
16 55 (15.24%) Cisco
17 53 (14.68%) Active Directory
18 48 (13.30%) Internet
18 48 (13.30%) UNIX
19 47 (13.02%) Websense
20 45 (12.47%) Data Security
20 45 (12.47%) Change Management
21 44 (12.19%) PCI QSA
22 43 (11.91%) PHP
22 43 (11.91%) E-Commerce
23 41 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
24 40 (11.08%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 58 (16.07%) IIS
2 33 (9.14%) Apache
3 21 (5.82%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (4.43%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (3.05%) Apache Solr
8 9 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.55%) SAS
11 2 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 61 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.93%) MS Visio
3 24 (6.65%) MS Office
4 7 (1.94%) MS Project
5 5 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.32%) SaaS
2 7 (1.94%) IaaS
2 7 (1.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (26.04%) Firewall
2 56 (15.51%) Network Security
3 48 (13.30%) Internet
4 35 (9.70%) DNS
5 30 (8.31%) DHCP
6 28 (7.76%) TCP/IP
7 21 (5.82%) LAN
8 20 (5.54%) WAN
9 19 (5.26%) VPN
10 18 (4.99%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (3.88%) tcpdump
12 13 (3.60%) SSL
13 12 (3.32%) HTTP
14 11 (3.05%) BIG-IP
14 11 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (1.94%) Cisco PIX
16 7 (1.94%) NetScreen
17 6 (1.66%) VoIP
17 6 (1.66%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.08%) MySQL
1 40 (11.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 19 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.05%) OLAP
4 10 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.83%) Ingres
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (4.16%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.83%) WebLOAD
3 2 (0.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 105 (29.09%) Finance
2 27 (7.48%) Retail
3 23 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.77%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.49%) Back Office
6 8 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.66%) Banking
7 6 (1.66%) Marketing
8 5 (1.39%) Legal
9 3 (0.83%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (18.56%) Consultant
2 62 (17.17%) Security Consultant
3 50 (13.85%) Analyst
4 42 (11.63%) Security Analyst
5 31 (8.59%) Security Engineer
5 31 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 30 (8.31%) IT Security Consultant
6 30 (8.31%) IT Consultant
7 20 (5.54%) Architect
7 20 (5.54%) Implementation Specialist
8 19 (5.26%) DBA
8 19 (5.26%) SQL DBA
9 17 (4.71%) Security Manager
9 17 (4.71%) Penetration Tester
9 17 (4.71%) Tester
10 16 (4.43%) Information Security Analyst
10 16 (4.43%) Information Analyst
10 16 (4.43%) Server Engineer
11 14 (3.88%) Administrator
12 13 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.88%) LAMP
2 10 (2.77%) .NET
3 5 (1.39%) Middleware
4 3 (0.83%) Xamarin.iOS
5 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.55%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.55%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.28%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.28%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 64 (17.73%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.93%) EFT
3 18 (4.99%) Open Source
4 13 (3.60%) Data Protection Act
5 12 (3.32%) Clustering
6 10 (2.77%) NHS
7 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.94%) PKI
8 7 (1.94%) EPoS
9 6 (1.66%) iPhone
10 5 (1.39%) Statistics
10 5 (1.39%) CLARiiON
10 5 (1.39%) Firmware
11 4 (1.11%) Replication
11 4 (1.11%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.83%) iPad
12 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.83%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 163 (45.15%) Windows
2 124 (34.35%) Linux
3 48 (13.30%) UNIX
4 31 (8.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (5.54%) AIX
8 18 (4.99%) CentOS
8 18 (4.99%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.22%) Solaris
10 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.83%) Android
12 3 (0.83%) OS/400
13 2 (0.55%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.55%) Debian
14 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (38.78%) Information Security
2 70 (19.39%) ITIL
3 55 (15.24%) SIEM
4 45 (12.47%) Data Security
4 45 (12.47%) Change Management
5 43 (11.91%) E-Commerce
6 41 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
7 30 (8.31%) Data Protection
8 26 (7.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 23 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 23 (6.37%) Security Management
10 22 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (5.82%) Database Security
12 19 (5.26%) Cyber Security
12 19 (5.26%) Information Security Management
13 18 (4.99%) Service Management
13 18 (4.99%) Change Control
14 16 (4.43%) CRM
14 16 (4.43%) Business Continuity
14 16 (4.43%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (23.55%) SQL
2 43 (11.91%) PHP
3 36 (9.97%) Bash Shell
4 33 (9.14%) Ruby
4 33 (9.14%) Python
5 24 (6.65%) T-SQL
6 22 (6.09%) Perl
7 15 (4.16%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.05%) Java
9 7 (1.94%) C#
10 3 (0.83%) C++
10 3 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.28%) Lua
11 1 (0.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 109 (30.19%) CISSP
2 95 (26.32%) Degree
3 58 (16.07%) CISA
4 44 (12.19%) PCI QSA
5 35 (9.70%) CISM
6 28 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (7.20%) CCNA
8 22 (6.09%) CEH
8 22 (6.09%) MCITP
9 20 (5.54%) MBA
10 14 (3.88%) MCDBA
11 13 (3.60%) Security Cleared
12 11 (3.05%) OSCP
12 11 (3.05%) OSCE
12 11 (3.05%) SSCP
13 10 (2.77%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.22%) CCNP
15 7 (1.94%) GCIA
15 7 (1.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (34.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (17.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 27 (7.48%) COBIT
4 16 (4.43%) HIPAA
5 8 (2.22%) COSO
6 7 (1.94%) GPG13
6 7 (1.94%) QA
6 7 (1.94%) ISO 9000
6 7 (1.94%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.83%) BS25999
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (14.68%) Active Directory
2 34 (9.42%) Snort
3 22 (6.09%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (5.82%) ISA Server
5 16 (4.43%) KVM
6 15 (4.16%) Nmap
7 12 (3.32%) vSphere
8 10 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (1.94%) Squid
10 6 (1.66%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.55%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.55%) XenServer
12 2 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.55%) Xen
13 1 (0.28%) Dovecot
13 1 (0.28%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 34 (9.42%) SCCM
2 20 (5.54%) ARCserve
3 17 (4.71%) Nessus
4 5 (1.39%) Puppet
4 5 (1.39%) WSUS
4 5 (1.39%) Nagios
5 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.55%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.55%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.55%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 94 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 55 (15.24%) Cisco
3 47 (13.02%) Websense
4 36 (9.97%) Red Hat
5 35 (9.70%) CheckPoint
6 30 (8.31%) F5
7 26 (7.20%) ServiceNow
7 26 (7.20%) VMware
7 26 (7.20%) Juniper
8 24 (6.65%) McAfee
9 20 (5.54%) Oracle
10 19 (5.26%) Tripwire
11 16 (4.43%) IBM
12 14 (3.88%) Sophos
12 14 (3.88%) Imperva
12 14 (3.88%) Proofpoint
13 9 (2.49%) Apple
14 8 (2.22%) EMC
14 8 (2.22%) HP
15 7 (1.94%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,800 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: Travel expensed, bonus, health + 15% pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 8 days ago
Folkestone
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 13 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: £Competitive + shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Life
Posted: 23 days ago