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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 274 261 256
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 176 198 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.68% 7.51% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 163 169 161
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
2291 2638 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.02% 11.73% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2001 1825
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 3 September 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 September 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
Hampshire +32 45 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Berkshire -37 36 £50,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +13 30 £50,000 -23.07% 2
West Sussex -1 23 £45,000 +34.32%
Surrey +18 18 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Kent -38 15 £42,000 +12.00% 4
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +2 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Middlesex 0 1 £65,000 +18.18%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 202 (53.16%) Information Security
2 155 (40.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 134 (35.26%) CISSP
4 129 (33.95%) Firewall
5 106 (27.89%) Windows
6 82 (21.58%) Finance
7 73 (19.21%) Management Information System
8 72 (18.95%) Linux
8 72 (18.95%) ITIL
9 68 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
10 67 (17.63%) Cisco
11 65 (17.11%) CISM
12 60 (15.79%) LAN
13 59 (15.53%) WAN
13 59 (15.53%) VMware
14 53 (13.95%) Business Continuity
14 53 (13.95%) Security Management
15 47 (12.37%) UNIX
16 46 (12.11%) VPN
16 46 (12.11%) vSphere
17 45 (11.84%) SAN
17 45 (11.84%) SQL
17 45 (11.84%) E-Commerce
18 44 (11.58%) VLAN
19 43 (11.32%) Risk Management
19 43 (11.32%) CISA
20 41 (10.79%) SQL Server
20 41 (10.79%) Cyber Security
21 40 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
22 39 (10.26%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (6.58%) IIS
2 22 (5.79%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 18 (4.74%) Apache Solr
5 17 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.47%) Apache
6 12 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (2.89%) SAS
8 8 (2.11%) CMS
9 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.32%) JBoss
11 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.53%) ATG Dynamo
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.26%) Primavera
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.47%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.26%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (33.95%) Firewall
2 60 (15.79%) LAN
3 59 (15.53%) WAN
4 46 (12.11%) VPN
5 45 (11.84%) SAN
6 44 (11.58%) VLAN
7 38 (10.00%) Network Security
8 33 (8.68%) DNS
9 32 (8.42%) VoIP
9 32 (8.42%) IPsec
10 31 (8.16%) Internet
11 30 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
12 29 (7.63%) TCP/IP
13 22 (5.79%) Ethernet
14 21 (5.53%) HTTP
15 19 (5.00%) HTTPS
15 19 (5.00%) PBX
15 19 (5.00%) LDAP
15 19 (5.00%) SSH
15 19 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.47%) MySQL
4 15 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.05%) Big Data
8 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Ant
1 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.32%) ReSharper
2 4 (1.05%) Log4j
3 1 (0.26%) AppScan
3 1 (0.26%) Paros
3 1 (0.26%) Maven
3 1 (0.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.26%) ProC
3 1 (0.26%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.26%) Gradle
3 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 82 (21.58%) Finance
2 36 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.32%) Banking
4 23 (6.05%) Legal
5 13 (3.42%) Retail
6 9 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.11%) Marketing
8 6 (1.58%) Advertising
9 5 (1.32%) Back Office
10 4 (1.05%) Electronics
10 4 (1.05%) Publishing
10 4 (1.05%) Law
11 3 (0.79%) Games
11 3 (0.79%) Automotive
12 2 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (14.21%) Security Manager
2 51 (13.42%) Consultant
3 47 (12.37%) Analyst
4 42 (11.05%) Architect
5 38 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 34 (8.95%) Security Consultant
7 32 (8.42%) Information Manager
8 30 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
9 27 (7.11%) Security Engineer
10 23 (6.05%) Security Officer
11 22 (5.79%) Information Security Officer
12 20 (5.26%) Administrator
13 19 (5.00%) Technical Architect
14 17 (4.47%) Security Specialist
15 14 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (3.68%) Senior Consultant
15 14 (3.68%) Support Engineer
16 13 (3.42%) Network Engineer
17 12 (3.16%) Cyber Security Manager
18 11 (2.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.84%) .NET
1 26 (6.84%) Web Services
2 23 (6.05%) HTML
3 18 (4.74%) JTAPI
3 18 (4.74%) TAPI
4 14 (3.68%) Ajax
5 13 (3.42%) VXML
5 13 (3.42%) CCXML
6 7 (1.84%) Regular Expression
6 7 (1.84%) J2EE
7 6 (1.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.58%) ODBC
7 6 (1.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.32%) LINQ
8 5 (1.32%) Backbone.js
8 5 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (1.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.32%) XML
8 5 (1.32%) Middleware
8 5 (1.32%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 73 (19.21%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 25 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.21%) Replication
5 15 (3.95%) PKI
6 13 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.42%) IVR
7 12 (3.16%) EMC VNX
8 10 (2.63%) FlexPod
8 10 (2.63%) e-Health
9 9 (2.37%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.37%) iPhone
9 9 (2.37%) iPad
10 7 (1.84%) Freedom of Information
10 7 (1.84%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.32%) W3C
11 5 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.32%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.05%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 106 (27.89%) Windows
2 72 (18.95%) Linux
3 47 (12.37%) UNIX
4 16 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
6 9 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.53%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.26%) SUSE
9 1 (0.26%) Debian
9 1 (0.26%) Android
9 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (53.16%) Information Security
2 72 (18.95%) ITIL
3 68 (17.89%) Penetration Testing
4 53 (13.95%) Security Management
4 53 (13.95%) Business Continuity
5 45 (11.84%) E-Commerce
6 43 (11.32%) Risk Management
7 41 (10.79%) Cyber Security
8 40 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 38 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 36 (9.47%) SIEM
11 33 (8.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 32 (8.42%) Data Security
12 32 (8.42%) Supplier Management
12 32 (8.42%) Incident Management
12 32 (8.42%) Security Testing
13 31 (8.16%) Data Protection
14 28 (7.37%) Information Security Management
14 28 (7.37%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 45 (11.84%) SQL
2 30 (7.89%) Java
3 24 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.74%) Perl
5 17 (4.47%) Bash Shell
6 16 (4.21%) Python
6 16 (4.21%) Ruby
6 16 (4.21%) PHP
7 13 (3.42%) C
8 11 (2.89%) C#
9 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.26%) Uniface
10 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.26%) C++
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 134 (35.26%) CISSP
2 65 (17.11%) CISM
3 43 (11.32%) CISA
4 35 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (8.16%) Degree
6 30 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 29 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (7.37%) CCNA
9 27 (7.11%) PCI QSA
10 22 (5.79%) MCSE
11 20 (5.26%) CCNP
11 20 (5.26%) SC Cleared
11 20 (5.26%) SSCP
12 16 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.89%) CRISC
14 10 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (2.63%) CISMP
15 9 (2.37%) CEH
15 9 (2.37%) CHFI
16 7 (1.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (40.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (9.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (4.74%) ISO 9001
4 14 (3.68%) SLA
5 11 (2.89%) COBIT
6 10 (2.63%) BS25999
6 10 (2.63%) HIPAA
7 9 (2.37%) GPG13
8 8 (2.11%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.53%) QA
9 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.26%) FISMA
10 1 (0.26%) COSO
System Software
1 46 (12.11%) vSphere
2 39 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.37%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.11%) Terminal Server
7 7 (1.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (1.84%) XenApp
7 7 (1.84%) Snort
7 7 (1.84%) Firmware
8 6 (1.58%) Hyper-V
8 6 (1.58%) XenServer
9 2 (0.53%) Squid
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.26%) MDaemon
10 1 (0.26%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 20 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 8 (2.11%) Check_MK
3 7 (1.84%) Nessus
4 4 (1.05%) Icinga
4 4 (1.05%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.53%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.26%) Nmap
6 1 (0.26%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.26%) WSUS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 67 (17.63%) Cisco
2 59 (15.53%) VMware
3 34 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 22 (5.79%) EMC
5 19 (5.00%) HP
6 18 (4.74%) Avaya
6 18 (4.74%) Genesys
7 17 (4.47%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.21%) Citrix
9 14 (3.68%) hybris
10 13 (3.42%) Juniper
10 13 (3.42%) Nortel
11 12 (3.16%) CheckPoint
12 11 (2.89%) CA
12 11 (2.89%) IBM
13 10 (2.63%) Splunk
14 8 (2.11%) NetApp
15 7 (1.84%) McAfee
15 7 (1.84%) Websense
16 5 (1.32%) Sitecore
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago