The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.67% 0.92% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.32% 7.87% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,300 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
82 127 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.19% 11.69% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 72 97 100
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South Wales region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in South Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in South Wales

PCI DSS
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +12 3 £75,250 +36.81%
Newport -15 1 £60,000 +41.17%
PCI DSS
Wales

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 20 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 9 (40.91%) SDLC
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) ISMS
6 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) People Management
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
7 6 (27.27%) QA
7 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (22.73%) Coaching
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) CISA
9 4 (18.18%) CISM
9 4 (18.18%) Firewall

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Bluemix
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) IPsec
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Head of Security
2 7 (31.82%) Head of Compliance
3 6 (27.27%) Development Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Software Development Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Software Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Head of Technology
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
4 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 9 (40.91%) SDLC
4 8 (36.36%) ISMS
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
5 7 (31.82%) Security Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 6 (27.27%) People Management
6 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 5 (22.73%) Coaching
7 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.64%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) CISA
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SAP Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (90.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (27.27%) QA
3 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (9.09%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Vyatta