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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 242 261 279
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 212 207 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 0.99% 0.91%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.29% 8.36% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 179 189 174
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +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
2282 2477 2613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.39% 11.90% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1975 2004
Median salary £47,500 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +39 78 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Surrey +24 32 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Hampshire -26 32 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Kent +27 30 £45,000 +10.42% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 16 £50,000 -4.76%
West Sussex -22 13 £54,000 +20.00%
Middlesex - 6 £51,250 - 1
Home Counties - 2 £80,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 265 (62.06%) Information Security
2 240 (56.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 192 (44.96%) CISSP
4 109 (25.53%) Firewall
5 106 (24.82%) Finance
6 102 (23.89%) Risk Management
7 100 (23.42%) CISM
8 95 (22.25%) Degree
9 78 (18.27%) Security Management
10 77 (18.03%) Windows
11 74 (17.33%) Cisco
12 71 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
13 70 (16.39%) Management Information System
13 70 (16.39%) Data Protection
14 64 (14.99%) CISA
14 64 (14.99%) Linux
15 63 (14.75%) Information Security Management
16 62 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
17 57 (13.35%) Telecoms
17 57 (13.35%) SQL
18 55 (12.88%) SIEM
19 54 (12.65%) Legal
20 51 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
20 51 (11.94%) Business Continuity
20 51 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
20 51 (11.94%) Internal Audit
21 49 (11.48%) Microsoft
22 48 (11.24%) VMware
23 43 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
23 43 (10.07%) OWASP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (7.73%) IIS
2 20 (4.68%) OpenStack
3 18 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (3.04%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.34%) CMS
7 5 (1.17%) Confluence
8 2 (0.47%) Apache
8 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.28%) MS Office
3 5 (1.17%) MS Project
3 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.56%) Office 365
4 14 (3.28%) SoftLayer
5 9 (2.11%) SaaS
6 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.23%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 109 (25.53%) Firewall
2 41 (9.60%) WAN
3 37 (8.67%) DNS
4 36 (8.43%) Network Security
4 36 (8.43%) TCP/IP
5 34 (7.96%) LAN
6 26 (6.09%) SSL
7 23 (5.39%) IPsec
8 22 (5.15%) Internet
8 22 (5.15%) SAN
9 21 (4.92%) NAS
9 21 (4.92%) VoIP
10 18 (4.22%) Wireless
11 17 (3.98%) HTTP
12 15 (3.51%) MPLS
12 15 (3.51%) VLAN
13 14 (3.28%) DHCP
14 13 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (3.04%) CTI
15 12 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.62%) MySQL
3 20 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.11%) Redis
7 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.17%) Big Data
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.47%) GIS
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (3.51%) Vagrant
2 8 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.17%) JIRA
4 4 (0.94%) NCrunch
4 4 (0.94%) ReSharper
4 4 (0.94%) Selenium
4 4 (0.94%) SpecFlow
4 4 (0.94%) Subversion
5 2 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.23%) Bower
6 1 (0.23%) Grunt
6 1 (0.23%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 106 (24.82%) Finance
2 57 (13.35%) Telecoms
3 54 (12.65%) Legal
4 38 (8.90%) Retail
5 28 (6.56%) Marketing
6 19 (4.45%) Banking
7 17 (3.98%) Electronics
7 17 (3.98%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.41%) French Language
9 5 (1.17%) Automotive
9 5 (1.17%) Local Government
10 3 (0.70%) Games
10 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.70%) Publishing
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (25.53%) Security Manager
2 67 (15.69%) Information Manager
2 67 (15.69%) Information Security Manager
3 61 (14.29%) Analyst
4 55 (12.88%) Consultant
5 53 (12.41%) Architect
6 49 (11.48%) Security Consultant
7 41 (9.60%) Security Analyst
8 35 (8.20%) IT Manager
9 29 (6.79%) IT Security Manager
10 28 (6.56%) IT Consultant
10 28 (6.56%) IT Security Consultant
11 27 (6.32%) Governance Manager
11 27 (6.32%) Security Architect
12 22 (5.15%) Security Engineer
13 21 (4.92%) Network Engineer
14 20 (4.68%) Head of Security
14 20 (4.68%) Information Governance Manager
15 19 (4.45%) IT Analyst
16 18 (4.22%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.85%) .NET
2 24 (5.62%) CSS
3 23 (5.39%) ASP.NET
4 21 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (4.68%) HTML
6 19 (4.45%) jQuery
7 13 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (3.04%) SOAP
8 10 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.34%) REST
9 9 (2.11%) XHTML
10 8 (1.87%) HTML5
10 8 (1.87%) Web Services
11 7 (1.64%) FreeSWITCH
12 5 (1.17%) Regular Expression
12 5 (1.17%) XML
13 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (0.94%) RFC 2833
13 4 (0.94%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 51 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.49%) Data Protection Act
4 28 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.45%) Clustering
6 18 (4.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (3.98%) Cryptography
7 17 (3.98%) FlexPod
8 14 (3.28%) Mathematics
9 13 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.81%) Data Centre
10 12 (2.81%) PKI
11 10 (2.34%) Cyberthreat
11 10 (2.34%) VCE vBlock
11 10 (2.34%) Virtual Team
12 9 (2.11%) IVR
13 8 (1.87%) CESG
13 8 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
14 7 (1.64%) Cybercrime
14 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.03%) Windows
2 64 (14.99%) Linux
3 32 (7.49%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.85%) Unix
5 18 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.11%) Solaris
9 8 (1.87%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.64%) VMS
10 7 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) Android
12 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (62.06%) Information Security
2 102 (23.89%) Risk Management
3 78 (18.27%) Security Management
4 71 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
5 70 (16.39%) Data Protection
6 63 (14.75%) Information Security Management
7 62 (14.52%) Penetration Testing
8 55 (12.88%) SIEM
9 51 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (11.94%) Business Continuity
9 51 (11.94%) Internal Audit
10 43 (10.07%) OWASP
11 38 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (8.90%) Presales
12 37 (8.67%) ITIL
12 37 (8.67%) Project Management
13 36 (8.43%) ISMS
14 34 (7.96%) Security Architecture
14 34 (7.96%) Threat Management
15 33 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.35%) SQL
2 38 (8.90%) Python
3 35 (8.20%) C#
4 30 (7.03%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.09%) PowerShell
6 24 (5.62%) Perl
7 22 (5.15%) C
8 14 (3.28%) Ruby
9 13 (3.04%) C++
9 13 (3.04%) R
10 11 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.70%) Java
11 3 (0.70%) PHP
11 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 192 (44.96%) CISSP
2 100 (23.42%) CISM
3 95 (22.25%) Degree
4 64 (14.99%) CISA
5 43 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (9.60%) CCNA
7 33 (7.73%) MCSE
7 33 (7.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (7.26%) CCNP
9 25 (5.85%) SANS
10 23 (5.39%) CEH
10 23 (5.39%) MCITP
11 21 (4.92%) CREST Certified
11 21 (4.92%) IISP
11 21 (4.92%) RHCSA
12 20 (4.68%) CLAS
13 17 (3.98%) CRISC
14 16 (3.75%) SSCP
15 15 (3.51%) PCI QSA
15 15 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (56.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 40 (9.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 35 (8.20%) COBIT
4 30 (7.03%) ISO27002
5 29 (6.79%) ISO22301
6 26 (6.09%) ISO 9001
7 24 (5.62%) HIPAA
8 13 (3.04%) PA-DSS
9 8 (1.87%) BS25999
10 7 (1.64%) Data Quality
10 7 (1.64%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (1.17%) ISO27005
12 4 (0.94%) SLA
13 3 (0.70%) GPG13
13 3 (0.70%) SEPA
14 2 (0.47%) BS7799
14 2 (0.47%) COSO
14 2 (0.47%) ISO20022
15 1 (0.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 40 (9.37%) Active Directory
2 34 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.03%) vSphere
4 24 (5.62%) Hyper-V
5 17 (3.98%) vCloud
5 17 (3.98%) XenApp
6 14 (3.28%) Docker
7 10 (2.34%) Xen
8 6 (1.41%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (3.75%) Puppet
3 15 (3.51%) Ansible
4 13 (3.04%) StatsD
5 11 (2.58%) RSA Archer
6 9 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (1.64%) Nessus
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.70%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.47%) vRealize
11 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
11 1 (0.23%) SCCM
11 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (17.33%) Cisco
2 49 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 48 (11.24%) VMware
4 31 (7.26%) SAP
5 24 (5.62%) Oracle
6 16 (3.75%) Citrix
7 14 (3.28%) Red Hat
8 13 (3.04%) Avaya
8 13 (3.04%) Nimsoft
9 12 (2.81%) EPiServer
9 12 (2.81%) Qualys
10 11 (2.58%) Genesys
11 10 (2.34%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.34%) HP
12 8 (1.87%) Mitel
13 7 (1.64%) IBM
13 7 (1.64%) Intel Security
14 6 (1.41%) ArcSight
15 5 (1.17%) Barracuda Networks
15 5 (1.17%) Tripwire
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 27 days ago
Middlesex
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxted
360 Resourcing
Salary: £32,623 - £37,054 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago