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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 295 274 262
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 154 168 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.74% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.10% 7.42% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 129 131 168
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £37,425
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2526 2263 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 10.38% 9.91% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1936 1810 2140
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 54 £41,500 -7.77% 3
Hampshire -5 37 £45,000 +53.84% 5
Surrey -20 19 £55,500 +0.90% 4
Kent -14 11 £36,000 -15.29%
West Sussex -26 10 £40,000 -8.04%
East Sussex - 7 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -14 5 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £42,500 +13.33%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 117 (38.87%) Windows
2 104 (34.55%) Information Security
3 101 (33.55%) Finance
3 101 (33.55%) Firewall
4 92 (30.56%) Linux
5 89 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 83 (27.57%) CISSP
7 81 (26.91%) SQL
8 71 (23.59%) ITIL
9 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
10 53 (17.61%) Cisco Certification
11 51 (16.94%) Change Management
12 47 (15.61%) MS Excel
13 46 (15.28%) CCNA
14 45 (14.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 45 (14.95%) SIEM
15 43 (14.29%) Data Security
16 42 (13.95%) CISA
16 42 (13.95%) Degree
17 41 (13.62%) Network Security
17 41 (13.62%) Cisco
18 39 (12.96%) SQL Server
19 38 (12.62%) UNIX
20 37 (12.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 36 (11.96%) Data Protection
21 36 (11.96%) LAN
22 35 (11.63%) WAN
22 35 (11.63%) Active Directory
22 35 (11.63%) VMware
22 35 (11.63%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 29 (9.63%) IIS
2 20 (6.64%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.64%) Apache
3 16 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.66%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.66%) SAS
8 2 (0.66%) nginx
8 2 (0.66%) Lync
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (15.61%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.31%) MS Office
3 13 (4.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.33%) Magento
1 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (33.55%) Firewall
2 41 (13.62%) Network Security
3 36 (11.96%) LAN
4 35 (11.63%) WAN
5 33 (10.96%) VPN
6 29 (9.63%) VoIP
7 25 (8.31%) IPsec
8 23 (7.64%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (7.64%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (7.31%) OSPF
9 22 (7.31%) BGP
9 22 (7.31%) SSL
10 20 (6.64%) tcpdump
10 20 (6.64%) Wireless
10 20 (6.64%) DNS
11 19 (6.31%) DHCP
12 18 (5.98%) TCP/IP
13 17 (5.65%) EIGRP
13 17 (5.65%) IGRP
14 16 (5.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.31%) MySQL
3 13 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.33%) OLAP
8 5 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.33%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.33%) Big Data
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (6.98%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
General
1 101 (33.55%) Finance
2 19 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.65%) Retail
4 8 (2.66%) Legal
4 8 (2.66%) Marketing
5 7 (2.33%) Back Office
6 4 (1.33%) Advertising
7 3 (1.00%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (12.29%) Security Engineer
2 34 (11.30%) Consultant
3 25 (8.31%) Security Manager
4 24 (7.97%) Penetration Tester
4 24 (7.97%) Tester
5 23 (7.64%) Analyst
6 22 (7.31%) Architect
7 21 (6.98%) Security Consultant
8 19 (6.31%) Network Engineer
9 18 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.98%) Team Leader
10 13 (4.32%) Security Analyst
11 11 (3.65%) Security Architect
12 10 (3.32%) IT Security Engineer
13 9 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (2.99%) Server Engineer
13 9 (2.99%) Security Specialist
13 9 (2.99%) SQL DBA
13 9 (2.99%) DBA
14 8 (2.66%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.31%) .NET
2 18 (5.98%) Regular Expression
3 10 (3.32%) Web Services
4 6 (1.99%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.66%) HTML
6 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.00%) Ajax
6 3 (1.00%) XML
6 3 (1.00%) JSP
7 2 (0.66%) LAMP
7 2 (0.66%) CGI
7 2 (0.66%) CSS
7 2 (0.66%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (0.66%) LINQ
8 1 (0.33%) TAPI
8 1 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.33%) Xamarin.iOS
8 1 (0.33%) CCXML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.97%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.97%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (4.32%) Open Source
4 10 (3.32%) EFT
5 9 (2.99%) Replication
6 8 (2.66%) Clustering
6 8 (2.66%) NHS
7 7 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.99%) Firmware
8 6 (1.99%) PKI
9 5 (1.66%) iPhone
9 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.33%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.33%) iPad
10 4 (1.33%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.66%) EMV
12 2 (0.66%) W3C
12 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 117 (38.87%) Windows
2 92 (30.56%) Linux
3 38 (12.62%) UNIX
4 28 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.64%) Ubuntu
6 21 (6.98%) CentOS
7 18 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.66%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.33%) FreeBSD
11 4 (1.33%) Debian
12 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) Android
13 1 (0.33%) AIX
13 1 (0.33%) Solaris
13 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.55%) Information Security
2 71 (23.59%) ITIL
3 51 (16.94%) Change Management
4 45 (14.95%) SIEM
5 43 (14.29%) Data Security
6 37 (12.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 36 (11.96%) Data Protection
8 35 (11.63%) Cyber Security
9 34 (11.30%) Security Management
10 32 (10.63%) Project Management
11 31 (10.30%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (8.31%) Information Security Management
13 23 (7.64%) Change Control
14 22 (7.31%) Ethical Hacking
15 19 (6.31%) ISMS
16 18 (5.98%) E-Commerce
17 16 (5.32%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (5.32%) Protective Monitoring
18 14 (4.65%) Business Continuity
18 14 (4.65%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.91%) SQL
2 31 (10.30%) PHP
3 30 (9.97%) Bash Shell
3 30 (9.97%) Python
4 29 (9.63%) Ruby
5 26 (8.64%) Perl
5 26 (8.64%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.99%) C#
7 7 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.99%) Java
9 3 (1.00%) VBScript
9 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.66%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) Lua
11 1 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 83 (27.57%) CISSP
2 53 (17.61%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (15.28%) CCNA
4 42 (13.95%) CISA
4 42 (13.95%) Degree
5 35 (11.63%) Security Cleared
6 33 (10.96%) SC Cleared
6 33 (10.96%) CEH
7 27 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (8.64%) CISM
9 24 (7.97%) PCI QSA
10 21 (6.98%) MCITP
10 21 (6.98%) JNCIA
11 20 (6.64%) MCSE
12 19 (6.31%) OSCP
12 19 (6.31%) OSCE
13 17 (5.65%) CCSP
14 13 (4.32%) DV Cleared
15 7 (2.33%) CHFI
15 7 (2.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (29.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (14.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 21 (6.98%) HIPAA
4 19 (6.31%) GPG13
4 19 (6.31%) COBIT
5 14 (4.65%) COSO
6 9 (2.99%) SLA
7 7 (2.33%) ISO 9001
8 6 (1.99%) ISO 9000
8 6 (1.99%) BS25999
8 6 (1.99%) QA
9 5 (1.66%) JSP 440
10 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 35 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.30%) Snort
3 21 (6.98%) Nmap
4 14 (4.65%) vSphere
5 13 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (3.65%) ISA Server
7 10 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (2.66%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.33%) KVM
10 4 (1.33%) IAG
11 3 (1.00%) Squid
11 3 (1.00%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.66%) XenServer
12 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.66%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (7.31%) Nessus
2 11 (3.65%) SCCM
2 11 (3.65%) ARCserve
3 7 (2.33%) WebInspect
4 6 (1.99%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.66%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.33%) Nagios
7 2 (0.66%) Puppet
7 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.66%) OSSEC
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 60 (19.93%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.62%) Cisco
3 35 (11.63%) VMware
4 31 (10.30%) ServiceNow
5 30 (9.97%) Red Hat
6 27 (8.97%) Juniper
7 22 (7.31%) Avaya
8 20 (6.64%) Imperva
8 20 (6.64%) Sophos
9 19 (6.31%) Websense
10 18 (5.98%) HP
11 15 (4.98%) McAfee
12 14 (4.65%) CheckPoint
13 13 (4.32%) Citrix
14 11 (3.65%) F5
15 10 (3.32%) EMC
15 10 (3.32%) IBM
16 7 (2.33%) Tripwire
17 6 (1.99%) Sage
17 6 (1.99%) hybris
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