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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 277 266 235
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 168 142 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.70% 0.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.72% 7.20% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 152 104 193
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,250 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2176 1971 2447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.49% 9.78% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1562 2058
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 January 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 January 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 -7 53 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Hampshire -20 53 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +15 26 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 12 £42,500 -1.73%
Kent - 11 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex -3 9 £37,500 -25.00% 1
East Sussex - 5 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire -2 3 £75,000 +36.36%
Middlesex +14 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 26 January 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.

1 141 (36.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 125 (32.13%) Information Security
3 123 (31.62%) Firewall
4 117 (30.08%) ITIL
4 117 (30.08%) Windows
5 115 (29.56%) Cisco
6 103 (26.48%) Finance
7 95 (24.42%) Degree
8 94 (24.16%) Linux
9 89 (22.88%) CISSP
10 88 (22.62%) Management Information System
10 88 (22.62%) Network Security
11 74 (19.02%) Change Management
11 74 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
12 65 (16.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 62 (15.94%) VMware
13 62 (15.94%) SQL
14 53 (13.62%) Active Directory
15 52 (13.37%) CISM
15 52 (13.37%) Cisco ASA
16 51 (13.11%) CheckPoint
17 49 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
18 46 (11.83%) TCP/IP
18 46 (11.83%) Risk Management
19 43 (11.05%) Microsoft
19 43 (11.05%) CCNA
19 43 (11.05%) SIEM
20 42 (10.80%) Juniper
21 41 (10.54%) VPN
21 41 (10.54%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (9.00%) IIS
2 17 (4.37%) Apache
2 17 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.86%) Tomcat
3 15 (3.86%) Apache Solr
4 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.77%) Mule
7 2 (0.51%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.26%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.26%) Drupal
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.43%) MS Visio
3 17 (4.37%) MS Office
4 6 (1.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.17%) SaaS
2 6 (1.54%) IaaS
3 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 123 (31.62%) Firewall
2 88 (22.62%) Network Security
3 52 (13.37%) Cisco ASA
4 46 (11.83%) TCP/IP
5 41 (10.54%) VPN
6 34 (8.74%) SSL
7 30 (7.71%) IPsec
8 27 (6.94%) DNS
9 26 (6.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (6.43%) WAN
11 24 (6.17%) LAN
12 19 (4.88%) Wireless
13 18 (4.63%) DHCP
14 17 (4.37%) HTTP
15 16 (4.11%) BGP
16 15 (3.86%) VoIP
17 13 (3.34%) LDAP
18 12 (3.08%) HTTPS
18 12 (3.08%) SAN
19 11 (2.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.17%) MySQL
2 23 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.77%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.51%) OLAP
7 2 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.54%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.51%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.26%) ProC
4 1 (0.26%) ReSharper
General
1 103 (26.48%) Finance
2 38 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 31 (7.97%) Banking
4 28 (7.20%) Retail
5 23 (5.91%) Legal
6 15 (3.86%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.86%) Marketing
7 13 (3.34%) Games
8 7 (1.80%) Advertising
9 3 (0.77%) Automotive
9 3 (0.77%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Military
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 58 (14.91%) Consultant
2 46 (11.83%) Security Consultant
3 39 (10.03%) Analyst
4 34 (8.74%) Network Engineer
5 31 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 29 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 29 (7.46%) Security Engineer
7 27 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 24 (6.17%) Administrator
9 22 (5.66%) Security Analyst
10 19 (4.88%) Security Manager
11 16 (4.11%) Support Specialist
12 15 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (3.60%) Security Specialist
13 14 (3.60%) Information Manager
13 14 (3.60%) Information Security Manager
13 14 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (3.60%) Developer
14 13 (3.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.34%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.60%) CSS
2 13 (3.34%) Spring
3 11 (2.83%) HTML
3 11 (2.83%) .NET
4 8 (2.06%) J2EE
5 7 (1.80%) Regular Expression
6 6 (1.54%) XML
7 5 (1.29%) SOAP
7 5 (1.29%) Web Services
8 4 (1.03%) JSP
8 4 (1.03%) REST
9 3 (0.77%) EJB
9 3 (0.77%) Servlets
9 3 (0.77%) XSD
9 3 (0.77%) JMS
9 3 (0.77%) WSDL
10 2 (0.51%) Middleware
10 2 (0.51%) LAMP
10 2 (0.51%) JSON
10 2 (0.51%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 88 (22.62%) Management Information System
2 25 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.37%) EFT
4 15 (3.86%) Cryptography
5 14 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.83%) PKI
6 11 (2.83%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (2.31%) CLARiiON
7 9 (2.31%) Clustering
8 8 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.80%) Performance Metrics
9 7 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.80%) CESG
10 6 (1.54%) e-Health
10 6 (1.54%) Statistics
10 6 (1.54%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.03%) IPTV
11 4 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.03%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 117 (30.08%) Windows
2 94 (24.16%) Linux
3 41 (10.54%) UNIX
4 11 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.31%) AIX
6 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.54%) CentOS
8 5 (1.29%) Solaris
8 5 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.03%) SUSE
10 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (32.13%) Information Security
2 117 (30.08%) ITIL
3 74 (19.02%) Change Management
4 49 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (11.83%) Risk Management
6 43 (11.05%) SIEM
7 39 (10.03%) Security Management
8 36 (9.25%) Penetration Testing
9 32 (8.23%) Data Security
10 31 (7.97%) Information Security Management
11 30 (7.71%) Service Management
12 29 (7.46%) Software Engineering
13 28 (7.20%) Security Architecture
14 26 (6.68%) Cyber Security
15 25 (6.43%) Project Management
16 24 (6.17%) PRINCE2
17 23 (5.91%) Business Continuity
17 23 (5.91%) Data Protection
18 21 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (5.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 62 (15.94%) SQL
2 34 (8.74%) Java
3 24 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.40%) Python
5 15 (3.86%) Perl
6 14 (3.60%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.60%) Ruby
7 10 (2.57%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.57%) C
8 9 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.29%) PHP
10 4 (1.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.03%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.26%) Uniface
11 1 (0.26%) PHP5
11 1 (0.26%) C#
11 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (24.42%) Degree
2 89 (22.88%) CISSP
3 74 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (13.37%) CISM
5 43 (11.05%) CCNA
6 40 (10.28%) CISA
7 27 (6.94%) CCNP
7 27 (6.94%) PCI QSA
8 22 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (5.40%) Security Cleared
10 19 (4.88%) MCSE
11 15 (3.86%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.60%) CRISC
13 12 (3.08%) CEH
14 11 (2.83%) JNCIA
14 11 (2.83%) CCIE
15 9 (2.31%) CCSP
16 7 (1.80%) CCDP
16 7 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.80%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (36.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (16.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 40 (10.28%) COBIT
4 19 (4.88%) ISO 9001
5 17 (4.37%) COSO
6 14 (3.60%) SLA
7 11 (2.83%) GPG13
8 10 (2.57%) ISO 14001
9 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
10 4 (1.03%) BS25999
11 3 (0.77%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.26%) QA
13 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 53 (13.62%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.66%) vSphere
3 21 (5.40%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (4.11%) Snort
5 10 (2.57%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.54%) Squid
7 2 (0.51%) Nmap
7 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.26%) XenApp
8 1 (0.26%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.26%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.26%) KVM
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (4.37%) SCCM
2 11 (2.83%) ARCserve
3 8 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (1.80%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.03%) Nagios
6 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.77%) WSUS
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.51%) Nessus
8 1 (0.26%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.26%) OpenView
8 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 115 (29.56%) Cisco
2 62 (15.94%) VMware
3 51 (13.11%) CheckPoint
4 43 (11.05%) Microsoft
5 42 (10.80%) Juniper
6 32 (8.23%) Oracle
7 29 (7.46%) F5
8 25 (6.43%) ServiceNow
9 24 (6.17%) Websense
9 24 (6.17%) McAfee
9 24 (6.17%) NetApp
10 18 (4.63%) IBM
11 17 (4.37%) SolarWinds
12 16 (4.11%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.60%) EMC
13 14 (3.60%) Blue Coat
14 12 (3.08%) Citrix
14 12 (3.08%) CA
15 11 (2.83%) HP
16 10 (2.57%) Avaya
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