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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 253 271 274
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 210 215 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.92% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.64% 8.49% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 181 185 167
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2431 2531 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.45% 10.81% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1958 1896
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £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 30 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 30 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
(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 -20 56 £58,000 +36.47% 4
Hampshire +5 47 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Surrey +33 44 £65,000 +34.71% 3
West Sussex +25 34 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Kent 0 16 £38,250 +3.37% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £55,000 +37.50%
Middlesex - 1 - -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 230 (55.56%) Information Security
2 170 (41.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 164 (39.61%) Firewall
4 138 (33.33%) CISSP
5 118 (28.50%) Windows
6 97 (23.43%) Cisco
7 92 (22.22%) Finance
8 91 (21.98%) Linux
9 89 (21.50%) Management Information System
10 80 (19.32%) ITIL
11 78 (18.84%) Security Management
12 73 (17.63%) VMware
13 70 (16.91%) Penetration Testing
14 68 (16.43%) CISM
15 66 (15.94%) TCP/IP
16 61 (14.73%) WAN
16 61 (14.73%) Cyber Security
17 56 (13.53%) LAN
18 55 (13.29%) Active Directory
19 54 (13.04%) CISA
20 53 (12.80%) Cisco Certification
21 52 (12.56%) SQL
22 51 (12.32%) UNIX
23 50 (12.08%) vSphere
24 49 (11.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
24 49 (11.84%) Risk Management
25 47 (11.35%) Business Continuity
25 47 (11.35%) Cisco ASA
26 46 (11.11%) Security Cleared
27 45 (10.87%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 24 (5.80%) Apache
1 24 (5.80%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 17 (4.11%) IIS
4 15 (3.62%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.93%) SAS
7 7 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.21%) CMS
9 3 (0.72%) Mule
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.24%) Drupal
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) Primavera
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.14%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) IaaS
2 5 (1.21%) SaaS
2 5 (1.21%) IBM PureFlex
3 4 (0.97%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (39.61%) Firewall
2 66 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 61 (14.73%) WAN
4 56 (13.53%) LAN
5 47 (11.35%) Cisco ASA
6 40 (9.66%) SAN
7 36 (8.70%) Network Security
8 31 (7.49%) VLAN
8 31 (7.49%) VPN
9 30 (7.25%) DNS
10 26 (6.28%) Fibre Channel
11 24 (5.80%) IPsec
12 23 (5.56%) VoIP
13 20 (4.83%) Internet
13 20 (4.83%) HTTP
14 19 (4.59%) ISDN
14 19 (4.59%) BIG-IP
15 17 (4.11%) Q.931
15 17 (4.11%) SSH
15 17 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.56%) MySQL
3 14 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.69%) Big Data
8 6 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.72%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.48%) OLAP
10 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.48%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.24%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.24%) Gradle
2 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.24%) Ant
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.24%) ProC
2 1 (0.24%) Maven
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
General
1 92 (22.22%) Finance
2 43 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 30 (7.25%) Banking
4 28 (6.76%) Legal
5 16 (3.86%) Retail
5 16 (3.86%) Advertising
6 9 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.69%) Marketing
8 6 (1.45%) Automotive
8 6 (1.45%) Back Office
9 5 (1.21%) Law
9 5 (1.21%) Publishing
9 5 (1.21%) Games
10 3 (0.72%) Military
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (14.25%) Security Manager
2 47 (11.35%) Analyst
2 47 (11.35%) Consultant
3 44 (10.63%) Architect
4 36 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 33 (7.97%) Security Engineer
6 32 (7.73%) Support Engineer
6 32 (7.73%) Security Consultant
7 27 (6.52%) Information Manager
8 25 (6.04%) Information Security Manager
9 24 (5.80%) Administrator
10 22 (5.31%) Security Officer
11 18 (4.35%) Security Specialist
11 18 (4.35%) Cyber Security Manager
12 17 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.11%) Technical Architect
13 16 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
14 15 (3.62%) Information Security Officer
15 14 (3.38%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.80%) Web Services
2 20 (4.83%) HTML
2 20 (4.83%) .NET
3 17 (4.11%) JTAPI
3 17 (4.11%) TAPI
4 12 (2.90%) Ajax
4 12 (2.90%) CCXML
4 12 (2.90%) VXML
5 9 (2.17%) Regular Expression
6 8 (1.93%) ODBC
7 5 (1.21%) Middleware
7 5 (1.21%) XML
8 4 (0.97%) Servlets
8 4 (0.97%) SOAP
8 4 (0.97%) CSS
9 3 (0.72%) EJB
9 3 (0.72%) JSP
9 3 (0.72%) XSD
9 3 (0.72%) JMS
9 3 (0.72%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 89 (21.50%) Management Information System
2 37 (8.94%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.07%) Data Protection Act
5 20 (4.83%) PKI
6 13 (3.14%) IVR
7 12 (2.90%) e-Health
7 12 (2.90%) FlexPod
8 9 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.17%) Replication
9 7 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.69%) iPhone
9 7 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (1.69%) EMC VNX
9 7 (1.69%) iPad
10 6 (1.45%) Clustering
11 5 (1.21%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.97%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 118 (28.50%) Windows
2 91 (21.98%) Linux
3 51 (12.32%) UNIX
4 16 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.90%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.48%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.24%) SUSE
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (55.56%) Information Security
2 80 (19.32%) ITIL
3 78 (18.84%) Security Management
4 70 (16.91%) Penetration Testing
5 61 (14.73%) Cyber Security
6 49 (11.84%) Risk Management
7 47 (11.35%) Business Continuity
8 45 (10.87%) SIEM
9 44 (10.63%) Information Security Management
10 42 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (9.18%) ISMS
12 34 (8.21%) Data Protection
12 34 (8.21%) Data Security
12 34 (8.21%) Incident Management
13 33 (7.97%) Security Architecture
14 32 (7.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 30 (7.25%) E-Commerce
16 27 (6.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (6.52%) Coaching
17 24 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.56%) SQL
2 28 (6.76%) Java
3 24 (5.80%) Bash Shell
4 20 (4.83%) Perl
5 19 (4.59%) PHP
6 18 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.35%) Python
6 18 (4.35%) Ruby
7 10 (2.42%) C
7 10 (2.42%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.21%) C#
10 1 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.24%) PHP5
10 1 (0.24%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 138 (33.33%) CISSP
2 68 (16.43%) CISM
3 54 (13.04%) CISA
4 53 (12.80%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 38 (9.18%) CCNA
7 36 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (7.73%) SC Cleared
9 28 (6.76%) Degree
9 28 (6.76%) CCNP
10 27 (6.52%) MCSE
11 23 (5.56%) PCI QSA
12 18 (4.35%) CEH
13 17 (4.11%) CRISC
14 12 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 12 (2.90%) CISMP
15 11 (2.66%) CCIE
15 11 (2.66%) CHFI
15 11 (2.66%) MCITP
16 9 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (41.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (11.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (6.76%) GPG13
4 27 (6.52%) ISO 9001
5 20 (4.83%) SLA
6 15 (3.62%) HIPAA
7 13 (3.14%) ISO 14001
7 13 (3.14%) COBIT
8 11 (2.66%) BS25999
9 5 (1.21%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 3 (0.72%) BS7799
11 3 (0.72%) FISMA
12 2 (0.48%) QA
13 1 (0.24%) COSO
System Software
1 55 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (12.08%) vSphere
3 19 (4.59%) Squid
4 11 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.93%) XenApp
6 7 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 6 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.45%) XenServer
8 5 (1.21%) Terminal Server
8 5 (1.21%) Snort
9 3 (0.72%) Firmware
9 3 (0.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.24%) MDaemon
10 1 (0.24%) pfSense
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (2.66%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (1.69%) Nessus
3 5 (1.21%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.21%) SCCM
4 4 (0.97%) Nagios
4 4 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.97%) WSUS
4 4 (0.97%) Check_MK
5 3 (0.72%) Icinga
5 3 (0.72%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.48%) Nmap
6 2 (0.48%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) Ansible
7 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.24%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.24%) OpenView
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 97 (23.43%) Cisco
2 73 (17.63%) VMware
3 44 (10.63%) Microsoft
4 42 (10.14%) CheckPoint
5 25 (6.04%) HP
6 24 (5.80%) Websense
7 23 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 22 (5.31%) Red Hat
9 20 (4.83%) Juniper
10 19 (4.59%) hybris
11 18 (4.35%) IBM
12 17 (4.11%) Genesys
12 17 (4.11%) CA
12 17 (4.11%) Citrix
12 17 (4.11%) Avaya
13 15 (3.62%) EMC
13 15 (3.62%) NetApp
13 15 (3.62%) Splunk
14 14 (3.38%) McAfee
15 12 (2.90%) Nortel
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £44000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum + bonus + 29 days + share ops scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago