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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 218 246 232
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 247 245 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.17% 1.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.29% 9.73% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 209 220 210
Median salary £55,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
2188 2519 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 12.07% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2037 2114
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +32 91 £62,500 +31.57% 5
Surrey +45 50 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Kent +46 43 £45,000 +7.14% 3
Hampshire -16 23 £64,000 +28.00% 3
West Sussex -5 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Oxfordshire -9 8 £55,000 -15.38%
Middlesex +16 6 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 4 £93,750 -
East Sussex +6 1 £67,500 +3.84%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 322 (58.65%) Information Security
2 305 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 227 (41.35%) CISSP
4 135 (24.59%) Finance
5 124 (22.59%) Firewall
6 119 (21.68%) Linux
6 119 (21.68%) Degree
7 104 (18.94%) CISM
8 99 (18.03%) Security Management
9 98 (17.85%) Data Protection
10 97 (17.67%) Risk Management
11 96 (17.49%) Cybersecurity
12 94 (17.12%) Windows
13 91 (16.58%) Management Information System
14 90 (16.39%) Cisco
15 87 (15.85%) SQL
16 86 (15.66%) CISA
17 78 (14.21%) Information Security Management
18 74 (13.48%) Telecoms
19 73 (13.30%) Business Continuity
19 73 (13.30%) ITIL
20 72 (13.11%) SIEM
21 68 (12.39%) Penetration Testing
22 67 (12.20%) Microsoft
22 67 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
23 61 (11.11%) WAN
24 60 (10.93%) TCP/IP
24 60 (10.93%) Legal
25 59 (10.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
25 59 (10.75%) Active Directory

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 42 (7.65%) IIS
2 27 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (4.74%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.01%) OpenStack
5 15 (2.73%) Apache
6 14 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (2.55%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.46%) nginx
8 7 (1.28%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.09%) CMS
10 5 (0.91%) Confluence
11 2 (0.36%) JBoss
11 2 (0.36%) Kentico
12 1 (0.18%) Drupal
12 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 42 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Project
3 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.46%) IBM Cloud
2 30 (5.46%) SoftLayer
3 29 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (4.19%) Office 365
5 14 (2.55%) Sumo Logic
6 9 (1.64%) SaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.18%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 124 (22.59%) Firewall
2 61 (11.11%) WAN
3 60 (10.93%) TCP/IP
4 56 (10.20%) LAN
5 50 (9.11%) DNS
6 40 (7.29%) SSL
7 39 (7.10%) Network Security
8 35 (6.38%) Internet
9 33 (6.01%) VPN
10 32 (5.83%) Wireless
11 26 (4.74%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (4.55%) SAN
13 24 (4.37%) VoIP
14 23 (4.19%) NAS
15 22 (4.01%) HTTP
15 22 (4.01%) IPsec
16 18 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (3.28%) SNMP
17 16 (2.91%) DHCP
17 16 (2.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.56%) MySQL
3 25 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.46%) Big Data
5 8 (1.46%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.91%) SQLPlus
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.55%) Redis
7 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) GIS
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (5.46%) Vagrant
2 14 (2.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.91%) JIRA
5 4 (0.73%) NCrunch
5 4 (0.73%) ReSharper
5 4 (0.73%) Selenium
5 4 (0.73%) SpecFlow
5 4 (0.73%) Subversion
6 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.18%) Bower
7 1 (0.18%) Grunt
7 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 135 (24.59%) Finance
2 74 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 60 (10.93%) Legal
4 33 (6.01%) Retail
5 27 (4.92%) Marketing
6 21 (3.83%) Banking
7 15 (2.73%) Electronics
7 15 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.64%) French Language
9 5 (0.91%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Advertising
10 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.55%) Games
10 3 (0.55%) German Language
10 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.55%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (20.58%) Security Manager
2 87 (15.85%) Analyst
3 70 (12.75%) Security Analyst
4 66 (12.02%) Consultant
5 64 (11.66%) Information Manager
5 64 (11.66%) Information Security Manager
6 58 (10.56%) Security Consultant
7 55 (10.02%) Architect
8 37 (6.74%) Information Analyst
8 37 (6.74%) Information Security Analyst
9 36 (6.56%) IT Consultant
9 36 (6.56%) IT Security Consultant
10 32 (5.83%) Compliance Analyst
11 31 (5.65%) Administrator
12 28 (5.10%) Security Engineer
12 28 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
13 26 (4.74%) Network Engineer
14 25 (4.55%) Governance Manager
15 24 (4.37%) IT Analyst
15 24 (4.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.01%) Web Services
2 20 (3.64%) .NET
3 18 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 18 (3.28%) HTML
4 17 (3.10%) CSS
5 16 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (2.73%) Spring
7 14 (2.55%) Grails
7 14 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (2.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (2.37%) jQuery
9 12 (2.19%) Regular Expression
10 10 (1.82%) SOAP
11 8 (1.46%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (1.46%) XHTML
12 7 (1.28%) FreeSWITCH
12 7 (1.28%) HTML5
13 5 (0.91%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.91%) REST
13 5 (0.91%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.58%) Management Information System
2 67 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (9.29%) Computer Science
4 47 (8.56%) Data Protection Act
5 34 (6.19%) Cryptography
6 29 (5.28%) PKI
7 25 (4.55%) Data Centre
8 22 (4.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (3.64%) Clustering
9 20 (3.64%) FlexPod
10 19 (3.46%) Client/Server
11 16 (2.91%) Statistics
12 14 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (2.55%) Mathematics
13 12 (2.19%) VCE vBlock
14 10 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
15 9 (1.64%) Virtual Team
16 8 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 8 (1.46%) IVR
16 8 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 119 (21.68%) Linux
2 94 (17.12%) Windows
3 42 (7.65%) Unix
4 34 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 25 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.91%) Solaris
7 16 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.82%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.28%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.28%) VMS
9 7 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.28%) Windows NT
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (58.65%) Information Security
2 99 (18.03%) Security Management
3 98 (17.85%) Data Protection
4 97 (17.67%) Risk Management
5 96 (17.49%) Cybersecurity
6 78 (14.21%) Information Security Management
7 73 (13.30%) Business Continuity
7 73 (13.30%) ITIL
8 72 (13.11%) SIEM
9 68 (12.39%) Penetration Testing
10 53 (9.65%) ISMS
10 53 (9.65%) Presales
11 48 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 44 (8.01%) Project Management
13 42 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
14 41 (7.47%) Vulnerability Management
15 40 (7.29%) Security Architecture
16 39 (7.10%) Data Security
17 38 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
18 37 (6.74%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 87 (15.85%) SQL
2 55 (10.02%) Python
3 32 (5.83%) Perl
4 30 (5.46%) C#
4 30 (5.46%) Ruby
5 29 (5.28%) PowerShell
6 26 (4.74%) Bash Shell
6 26 (4.74%) C
6 26 (4.74%) JavaScript
7 14 (2.55%) C++
7 14 (2.55%) R
8 11 (2.00%) PHP
9 8 (1.46%) Java
10 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 227 (41.35%) CISSP
2 119 (21.68%) Degree
3 104 (18.94%) CISM
4 86 (15.66%) CISA
5 54 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (9.47%) CCNA
7 48 (8.74%) CEH
8 43 (7.83%) MCSE
8 43 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (6.92%) SANS
10 35 (6.38%) CRISC
11 34 (6.19%) CCNP
12 29 (5.28%) CREST Certified
13 25 (4.55%) MCITP
13 25 (4.55%) SC Cleared
13 25 (4.55%) Security Cleared
14 24 (4.37%) RHCSA
15 22 (4.01%) OSCP
16 20 (3.64%) PCI QSA
17 19 (3.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 305 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (10.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 44 (8.01%) COBIT
4 30 (5.46%) ISO27002
5 27 (4.92%) ISO22301
6 22 (4.01%) HIPAA
7 18 (3.28%) PA-DSS
8 17 (3.10%) ISO 9001
9 14 (2.55%) SLA
10 7 (1.28%) BS25999
10 7 (1.28%) Data Quality
10 7 (1.28%) ISAE 3402
11 5 (0.91%) BS7799
11 5 (0.91%) ISO27005
12 3 (0.55%) GPG13
12 3 (0.55%) SEPA
13 2 (0.36%) COSO
13 2 (0.36%) ISO20022
13 2 (0.36%) QA
14 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 59 (10.75%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.19%) vSphere
4 26 (4.74%) Hyper-V
5 20 (3.64%) vCloud
6 19 (3.46%) XenApp
7 15 (2.73%) Docker
8 11 (2.00%) Xen
9 7 (1.28%) Samba
10 6 (1.09%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.91%) Snort
12 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (8.38%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (6.01%) Puppet
3 21 (3.83%) Nagios
3 21 (3.83%) RSA Archer
4 18 (3.28%) Ansible
5 17 (3.10%) Nessus
6 14 (2.55%) StatsD
7 12 (2.19%) Nmap
8 8 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (1.46%) HAProxy
9 6 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.55%) Nexpose
10 3 (0.55%) vRealize
11 2 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.18%) NetApp OnCommand
12 1 (0.18%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 90 (16.39%) Cisco
2 67 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 48 (8.74%) Oracle
4 46 (8.38%) VMware
5 26 (4.74%) Red Hat
6 24 (4.37%) SAP
7 22 (4.01%) Splunk
8 21 (3.83%) Citrix
9 16 (2.91%) Nimsoft
10 15 (2.73%) Qualys
11 13 (2.37%) Avaya
12 12 (2.19%) CheckPoint
12 12 (2.19%) Genesys
13 9 (1.64%) EPiServer
13 9 (1.64%) HP
14 8 (1.46%) Mitel
15 7 (1.28%) Intel Security
15 7 (1.28%) Lotus
15 7 (1.28%) Novell
16 6 (1.09%) Symantec
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KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
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Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 18 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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