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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 245 313 289
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 225 156 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.02% 6.23% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 177 133 130
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
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
2494 2503 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.63% 10.58% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1979 1915 1815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +29 82 £60,000 +44.57% 9
Surrey +30 40 £47,500 -14.41% 2
West Sussex +39 39 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -15 28 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Kent +26 23 £47,500 +55.73%
Buckinghamshire +10 17 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Oxfordshire +13 5 £60,000 +33.33%
East Sussex -20 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 174 (44.16%) Information Security
2 151 (38.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 145 (36.80%) Firewall
4 119 (30.20%) CISSP
5 97 (24.62%) Windows
6 94 (23.86%) Cisco
7 92 (23.35%) Finance
8 90 (22.84%) Linux
9 89 (22.59%) Management Information System
10 75 (19.04%) ITIL
11 70 (17.77%) VMware
12 69 (17.51%) TCP/IP
13 66 (16.75%) CISM
14 58 (14.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 58 (14.72%) Security Management
15 57 (14.47%) Degree
15 57 (14.47%) Cyber Security
16 56 (14.21%) CISA
16 56 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
17 54 (13.71%) Cisco ASA
18 50 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (12.69%) Risk Management
19 49 (12.44%) UNIX
19 49 (12.44%) Network Security
20 48 (12.18%) Security Cleared
21 47 (11.93%) SQL
22 46 (11.68%) Active Directory
23 45 (11.42%) CheckPoint
24 44 (11.17%) Microsoft
24 44 (11.17%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (7.87%) Apache
2 29 (7.36%) Tomcat
3 28 (7.11%) Apache Solr
4 16 (4.06%) IIS
5 7 (1.78%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.02%) Mule
9 3 (0.76%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
10 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.54%) MS Office
4 4 (1.02%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Primavera
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.78%) IaaS
2 5 (1.27%) SaaS
3 4 (1.02%) Office 365
3 4 (1.02%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (36.80%) Firewall
2 69 (17.51%) TCP/IP
3 54 (13.71%) Cisco ASA
4 49 (12.44%) Network Security
5 34 (8.63%) WAN
6 30 (7.61%) LAN
7 24 (6.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (5.58%) BIG-IP
9 17 (4.31%) SAN
10 16 (4.06%) DNS
11 14 (3.55%) VPN
12 12 (3.05%) Ethernet
12 12 (3.05%) IPsec
12 12 (3.05%) FCoE
12 12 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (2.54%) VLAN
14 9 (2.28%) HTTP
14 9 (2.28%) SSL
15 8 (2.03%) ISDN
15 8 (2.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.09%) MySQL
3 16 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.78%) Big Data
7 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.76%) OLAP
9 3 (0.76%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.51%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Gradle
4 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) ProC
4 1 (0.25%) Maven
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 92 (23.35%) Finance
2 41 (10.41%) Telecoms
3 37 (9.39%) Banking
4 27 (6.85%) Retail
5 22 (5.58%) Legal
6 16 (4.06%) Advertising
7 13 (3.30%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.54%) Games
9 8 (2.03%) Automotive
10 6 (1.52%) Law
10 6 (1.52%) Marketing
11 4 (1.02%) Back Office
12 3 (0.76%) Publishing
12 3 (0.76%) Military
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (16.24%) Consultant
2 44 (11.17%) Security Consultant
3 40 (10.15%) Security Manager
4 37 (9.39%) Support Engineer
5 28 (7.11%) Architect
5 28 (7.11%) Analyst
6 27 (6.85%) Software Engineer
7 26 (6.60%) Administrator
7 26 (6.60%) Security Engineer
8 21 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
9 20 (5.08%) Information Manager
9 20 (5.08%) Security Analyst
10 19 (4.82%) Information Security Manager
10 19 (4.82%) Operations Engineer
11 18 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.31%) Operations Support Engineer
13 16 (4.06%) Security Officer
13 16 (4.06%) Information Security Consultant
13 16 (4.06%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.81%) HTML
2 14 (3.55%) CSS
2 14 (3.55%) Regular Expression
3 13 (3.30%) Spring
4 10 (2.54%) Web Services
5 9 (2.28%) J2EE
6 8 (2.03%) ODBC
7 7 (1.78%) XML
8 6 (1.52%) SOAP
8 6 (1.52%) Middleware
8 6 (1.52%) .NET
9 5 (1.27%) JSP
9 5 (1.27%) Servlets
9 5 (1.27%) REST
10 4 (1.02%) JTAPI
10 4 (1.02%) TAPI
10 4 (1.02%) JMS
10 4 (1.02%) WSDL
10 4 (1.02%) EJB
10 4 (1.02%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 89 (22.59%) Management Information System
2 28 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.08%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (3.05%) e-Health
4 12 (3.05%) PKI
4 12 (3.05%) EFT
4 12 (3.05%) FlexPod
5 10 (2.54%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (1.78%) Clustering
7 6 (1.52%) CESG
7 6 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
8 5 (1.27%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.27%) CLARiiON
9 4 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
9 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.02%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.76%) Statistics
10 3 (0.76%) IVR
10 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 97 (24.62%) Windows
2 90 (22.84%) Linux
3 49 (12.44%) UNIX
4 11 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (44.16%) Information Security
2 75 (19.04%) ITIL
3 58 (14.72%) Security Management
4 57 (14.47%) Cyber Security
5 50 (12.69%) Risk Management
5 50 (12.69%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (10.41%) SIEM
7 37 (9.39%) Information Security Management
8 36 (9.14%) Penetration Testing
9 35 (8.88%) Business Continuity
10 34 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (8.38%) Change Management
12 32 (8.12%) Security Architecture
13 30 (7.61%) Data Protection
14 29 (7.36%) ISMS
15 27 (6.85%) Software Engineering
16 26 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
16 26 (6.60%) Data Security
17 20 (5.08%) TOGAF
18 19 (4.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (11.93%) SQL
2 37 (9.39%) Java
3 27 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 23 (5.84%) Bash Shell
5 16 (4.06%) Python
5 16 (4.06%) Perl
6 14 (3.55%) PHP
6 14 (3.55%) Ruby
7 10 (2.54%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.54%) C
8 9 (2.28%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.02%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.51%) C#
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Uniface
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 119 (30.20%) CISSP
2 66 (16.75%) CISM
3 57 (14.47%) Degree
4 56 (14.21%) CISA
4 56 (14.21%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (12.18%) Security Cleared
6 32 (8.12%) SC Cleared
6 32 (8.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (7.61%) CCNA
8 28 (7.11%) MCSE
9 27 (6.85%) CCNP
10 23 (5.84%) PCI QSA
11 20 (5.08%) CRISC
11 20 (5.08%) CEH
12 14 (3.55%) MCITP
13 13 (3.30%) CCIE
14 12 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 10 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (2.03%) MBCS
16 8 (2.03%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (38.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (14.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 31 (7.87%) GPG13
4 24 (6.09%) ISO 9001
5 19 (4.82%) SLA
6 15 (3.81%) HIPAA
7 13 (3.30%) COBIT
8 12 (3.05%) ISO 14001
9 9 (2.28%) BS25999
10 7 (1.78%) Data Quality
11 5 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (1.02%) COSO
13 3 (0.76%) FISMA
13 3 (0.76%) BS7799
14 2 (0.51%) QA
15 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 46 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (11.17%) vSphere
3 19 (4.82%) Squid
4 7 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.52%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.27%) XenApp
7 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.76%) Snort
9 2 (0.51%) XenServer
10 1 (0.25%) KVM
10 1 (0.25%) Firmware
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (2.79%) SCCM
2 7 (1.78%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (1.27%) ARCserve
3 5 (1.27%) WSUS
4 4 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.02%) Nagios
4 4 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.76%) Nessus
5 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.51%) Nmap
6 2 (0.51%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.25%) SCOM
7 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.25%) OpenView
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 94 (23.86%) Cisco
2 70 (17.77%) VMware
3 45 (11.42%) CheckPoint
4 44 (11.17%) Microsoft
5 28 (7.11%) Websense
6 26 (6.60%) NetApp
7 25 (6.35%) Red Hat
7 25 (6.35%) Blue Coat
8 23 (5.84%) hybris
9 21 (5.33%) IBM
10 20 (5.08%) Juniper
11 19 (4.82%) CA
11 19 (4.82%) Splunk
12 17 (4.31%) Oracle
13 15 (3.81%) McAfee
14 14 (3.55%) HP
15 11 (2.79%) ServiceNow
16 10 (2.54%) Citrix
17 9 (2.28%) SolarWinds
18 8 (2.03%) F5
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Picture More Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dome Recruitment
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 25 days ago