The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 188 215 203
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 49 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.19% 2.02% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 17
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
533 645 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.78% 11.06% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 417 504 464
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £64,600
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the South West

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the South West

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bristol +19 23 £33,000 - 3
Wiltshire +19 19 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Dorset +2 5 £75,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £51,750 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 42 (39.62%) Information Security
2 41 (38.68%) ITIL
2 41 (38.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (35.85%) CISSP
4 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
5 33 (31.13%) Firewall
6 31 (29.25%) Cisco
7 26 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (22.64%) Risk Management
9 23 (21.70%) PRINCE2
10 22 (20.75%) Windows
11 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
11 19 (17.92%) Degree
12 18 (16.98%) SIEM
12 18 (16.98%) Finance
13 17 (16.04%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (15.09%) Security Testing
14 16 (15.09%) Network Security
15 15 (14.15%) Data Protection
16 14 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (13.21%) Security Architecture
16 14 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
16 14 (13.21%) Kalman Filter
16 14 (13.21%) CCNP
16 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
17 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (12.26%) CHFI
18 12 (11.32%) DNS
18 12 (11.32%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (4.72%) IIS
2 3 (2.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.83%) Lync
2 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.13%) Firewall
2 17 (16.04%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (15.09%) Network Security
4 14 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
5 12 (11.32%) DNS
6 7 (6.60%) OSPF
6 7 (6.60%) EIGRP
6 7 (6.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (4.72%) Internet
8 4 (3.77%) MPLS
8 4 (3.77%) WAN
9 1 (0.94%) SAN
9 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Legal
2 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Law
4 1 (0.94%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Consultant
2 19 (17.92%) Security Consultant
3 17 (16.04%) Security Manager
4 13 (12.26%) Analyst
5 12 (11.32%) Administrator
5 12 (11.32%) Security Analyst
6 11 (10.38%) Operations Manager
6 11 (10.38%) Security Operations Manager
7 10 (9.43%) Security Architect
7 10 (9.43%) Architect
8 9 (8.49%) Network Administrator
9 8 (7.55%) IT Security Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Network Engineer
11 6 (5.66%) IT Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) IT Security Consultant
11 6 (5.66%) Cyber Security Consultant
12 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) Web Services
2 5 (4.72%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) Flash
3 1 (0.94%) Middleware
3 1 (0.94%) LAMP
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.94%) WCF
3 1 (0.94%) jQuery
3 1 (0.94%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.94%) Yii
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) .NET
3 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.94%) CSS
3 1 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.72%) BYOD
4 5 (4.72%) Internet of Things
4 5 (4.72%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.72%) CESG
5 4 (3.77%) Statistics
5 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.94%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.94%) IPTV
7 1 (0.94%) Social Network
7 1 (0.94%) RMADS
7 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 6 (5.66%) UNIX
3 5 (4.72%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Information Security
2 41 (38.68%) ITIL
3 24 (22.64%) Risk Management
4 23 (21.70%) PRINCE2
5 18 (16.98%) SIEM
6 16 (15.09%) Security Testing
7 15 (14.15%) Data Protection
8 14 (13.21%) Security Architecture
8 14 (13.21%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (13.21%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (10.38%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (10.38%) Cyber Security
11 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.43%) Coaching
11 10 (9.43%) Project Management
11 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (8.49%) Security Management
12 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
12 9 (8.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) SQL
2 5 (4.72%) Java
3 4 (3.77%) C
4 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.94%) PHP5
4 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) Perl
4 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (35.85%) CISSP
2 26 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (17.92%) Degree
4 14 (13.21%) CCNP
5 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (12.26%) CHFI
6 12 (11.32%) MCSA
7 10 (9.43%) MCP
8 9 (8.49%) CCNA
8 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
9 7 (6.60%) CISM
10 6 (5.66%) CISA
11 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.77%) SSCP
12 4 (3.77%) JNCIA
13 3 (2.83%) CISMP
13 3 (2.83%) MCSE
13 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.89%) PCI QSA
15 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (38.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.55%) COBIT
3 4 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.83%) vSphere
2 2 (1.89%) XenApp
2 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Nessus
1 2 (1.89%) Nmap
2 1 (0.94%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.25%) Cisco
3 12 (11.32%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.60%) VMware
4 7 (6.60%) Citrix
5 4 (3.77%) Juniper
5 4 (3.77%) HP
5 4 (3.77%) Splunk
6 3 (2.83%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.89%) Twitter
8 1 (0.94%) Facebook
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds
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