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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 252 272 280
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 200 193 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.83% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.48% 7.70% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 164 155
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
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
2358 2505 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.37% 10.83% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1936 1842
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,900 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
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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 -8 58 £58,000 +42.33% 8
Surrey +39 45 £65,000 +28.07% 5
Hampshire -2 42 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Sussex +18 31 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Kent +7 14 £35,000 +3.70%
Buckinghamshire -6 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 186 (48.44%) Information Security
2 154 (40.10%) Firewall
3 149 (38.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 115 (29.95%) CISSP
5 110 (28.65%) Windows
6 95 (24.74%) Cisco
7 89 (23.18%) Linux
7 89 (23.18%) Finance
8 78 (20.31%) Management Information System
9 76 (19.79%) ITIL
10 75 (19.53%) VMware
11 67 (17.45%) TCP/IP
12 62 (16.15%) Security Management
13 56 (14.58%) CISM
14 55 (14.32%) Cisco Certification
15 52 (13.54%) WAN
16 51 (13.28%) Active Directory
16 51 (13.28%) vSphere
16 51 (13.28%) Cyber Security
17 50 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (13.02%) SQL
17 50 (13.02%) CISA
17 50 (13.02%) Risk Management
18 49 (12.76%) UNIX
19 48 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 47 (12.24%) LAN
20 47 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
21 46 (11.98%) Telecoms
22 43 (11.20%) CheckPoint
23 42 (10.94%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (6.51%) Apache
1 25 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 24 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 15 (3.91%) IIS
4 14 (3.65%) MS Exchange
5 12 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.82%) SAS
8 4 (1.04%) Mule
8 4 (1.04%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 17 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.04%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Primavera
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.82%) IaaS
2 6 (1.56%) Office 365
3 5 (1.30%) SaaS
4 4 (1.04%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (40.10%) Firewall
2 67 (17.45%) TCP/IP
3 52 (13.54%) WAN
4 50 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
5 47 (12.24%) LAN
6 39 (10.16%) Network Security
7 32 (8.33%) SAN
8 26 (6.77%) VPN
9 25 (6.51%) DNS
9 25 (6.51%) VLAN
10 24 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
11 20 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (4.69%) BIG-IP
12 18 (4.69%) IPsec
13 17 (4.43%) VoIP
14 16 (4.17%) Internet
14 16 (4.17%) HTTP
15 15 (3.91%) ISDN
16 14 (3.65%) Asterisk PBX
16 14 (3.65%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.47%) MySQL
3 17 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.82%) Big Data
8 6 (1.56%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.78%) OLAP
10 3 (0.78%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.26%) ProC
2 1 (0.26%) Ant
2 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.26%) Maven
2 1 (0.26%) Gradle
2 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (23.18%) Finance
2 46 (11.98%) Telecoms
3 34 (8.85%) Banking
4 27 (7.03%) Legal
5 19 (4.95%) Retail
6 16 (4.17%) Advertising
7 10 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.82%) Automotive
8 7 (1.82%) Marketing
9 6 (1.56%) Games
10 5 (1.30%) Law
10 5 (1.30%) Back Office
11 4 (1.04%) Publishing
12 3 (0.78%) Military
13 2 (0.52%) Electronics
14 1 (0.26%) French Language
14 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 52 (13.54%) Consultant
2 43 (11.20%) Security Manager
3 41 (10.68%) Analyst
4 40 (10.42%) Architect
5 37 (9.64%) Support Engineer
6 33 (8.59%) Security Consultant
7 29 (7.55%) Security Analyst
7 29 (7.55%) Security Engineer
8 24 (6.25%) Administrator
9 19 (4.95%) Information Manager
10 18 (4.69%) Information Security Manager
10 18 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.43%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (4.17%) Security Specialist
13 15 (3.91%) Senior Architect
14 14 (3.65%) Security Officer
14 14 (3.65%) Operations Engineer
15 13 (3.39%) DBA
15 13 (3.39%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.47%) Web Services
2 15 (3.91%) HTML
3 13 (3.39%) .NET
3 13 (3.39%) JTAPI
3 13 (3.39%) TAPI
4 10 (2.60%) Regular Expression
5 8 (2.08%) Ajax
5 8 (2.08%) CCXML
5 8 (2.08%) ODBC
5 8 (2.08%) VXML
6 7 (1.82%) XML
7 6 (1.56%) SOAP
7 6 (1.56%) Middleware
8 5 (1.30%) Servlets
8 5 (1.30%) REST
9 4 (1.04%) JMS
9 4 (1.04%) JSP
9 4 (1.04%) EJB
9 4 (1.04%) XSD
9 4 (1.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (20.31%) Management Information System
2 39 (10.16%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.47%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (4.17%) PKI
6 12 (3.13%) FlexPod
6 12 (3.13%) e-Health
7 10 (2.60%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.34%) IVR
9 8 (2.08%) Clustering
10 7 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.82%) Replication
10 7 (1.82%) iPhone
10 7 (1.82%) iPad
10 7 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
11 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.30%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.04%) CESG
12 4 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 110 (28.65%) Windows
2 89 (23.18%) Linux
3 49 (12.76%) UNIX
4 15 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (48.44%) Information Security
2 76 (19.79%) ITIL
3 62 (16.15%) Security Management
4 51 (13.28%) Cyber Security
5 50 (13.02%) Risk Management
6 47 (12.24%) Penetration Testing
7 42 (10.94%) SIEM
8 41 (10.68%) Business Continuity
9 40 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 39 (10.16%) Information Security Management
11 32 (8.33%) ISMS
11 32 (8.33%) Data Protection
12 30 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (7.81%) E-Commerce
13 28 (7.29%) Incident Management
14 27 (7.03%) SDLC
15 26 (6.77%) Security Architecture
15 26 (6.77%) Data Security
15 26 (6.77%) Change Management
16 25 (6.51%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.02%) SQL
2 24 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 22 (5.73%) Java
4 18 (4.69%) Perl
4 18 (4.69%) Python
5 17 (4.43%) PHP
6 16 (4.17%) Ruby
7 15 (3.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 11 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.52%) C#
12 1 (0.26%) Uniface
12 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 115 (29.95%) CISSP
2 56 (14.58%) CISM
3 55 (14.32%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (13.02%) CISA
5 42 (10.94%) Security Cleared
6 36 (9.38%) CCNA
7 35 (9.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (7.29%) MCSE
9 27 (7.03%) SC Cleared
10 25 (6.51%) CCNP
11 21 (5.47%) Degree
12 19 (4.95%) PCI QSA
13 18 (4.69%) CEH
14 14 (3.65%) CRISC
15 12 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 12 (3.13%) MCITP
15 12 (3.13%) CCIE
16 9 (2.34%) CHFI
17 8 (2.08%) MBCS
17 8 (2.08%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (38.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 30 (7.81%) ISO 9001
4 28 (7.29%) GPG13
5 21 (5.47%) SLA
6 15 (3.91%) ISO 14001
6 15 (3.91%) HIPAA
7 12 (3.13%) COBIT
8 10 (2.60%) BS25999
9 7 (1.82%) Data Quality
10 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.78%) BS7799
11 3 (0.78%) FISMA
12 2 (0.52%) QA
13 1 (0.26%) COSO
System Software
1 51 (13.28%) Active Directory
1 51 (13.28%) vSphere
2 19 (4.95%) Squid
3 10 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.56%) XenApp
6 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.30%) Snort
8 3 (0.78%) Firmware
8 3 (0.78%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.78%) XenServer
8 3 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (2.34%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.56%) SCCM
4 5 (1.30%) WSUS
4 5 (1.30%) Nessus
5 4 (1.04%) Check_MK
5 4 (1.04%) Nagios
5 4 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.78%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.78%) Icinga
7 2 (0.52%) Nmap
7 2 (0.52%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.26%) OpenView
8 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 95 (24.74%) Cisco
2 75 (19.53%) VMware
3 43 (11.20%) CheckPoint
4 42 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 23 (5.99%) Websense
5 23 (5.99%) Blue Coat
6 21 (5.47%) NetApp
6 21 (5.47%) Red Hat
6 21 (5.47%) Juniper
7 20 (5.21%) IBM
8 19 (4.95%) hybris
9 18 (4.69%) CA
10 17 (4.43%) HP
11 16 (4.17%) Splunk
12 13 (3.39%) Citrix
12 13 (3.39%) Genesys
12 13 (3.39%) Avaya
13 12 (3.13%) McAfee
13 12 (3.13%) EMC
14 8 (2.08%) Nortel
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £58,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Royal Automobile Club
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Royal Automobile Club
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 19 days ago