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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 172 201 210
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +9
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 68 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.34% 2.86% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 53 14 11
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 £26,500 £35,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
551 594 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.20% 11.25% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 493 543
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £60,000 £58,000
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 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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 +20 27 £33,000 - 2
Wiltshire +29 26 £47,000 +20.51% 2
Dorset -16 11 £75,000 +45.63%
Gloucestershire -4 1 £51,000 -15.00% 1
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (36.00%) Information Security
2 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (33.00%) ITIL
4 31 (31.00%) Cisco
4 31 (31.00%) Firewall
4 31 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (30.00%) CISSP
6 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (22.00%) Windows
8 21 (21.00%) PRINCE2
9 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
9 19 (19.00%) Risk Management
10 17 (17.00%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (16.00%) Security Testing
11 16 (16.00%) Network Security
11 16 (16.00%) SIEM
12 15 (15.00%) Finance
12 15 (15.00%) Degree
13 14 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (14.00%) CCNP
13 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
14 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (13.00%) Kalman Filter
15 12 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
15 12 (12.00%) CHFI
15 12 (12.00%) DNS
15 12 (12.00%) CheckPoint
15 12 (12.00%) MCSA
16 10 (10.00%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (3.00%) Lync
1 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.00%) Firewall
2 17 (17.00%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (16.00%) Network Security
4 14 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (12.00%) DNS
6 7 (7.00%) OSPF
6 7 (7.00%) EIGRP
6 7 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (4.00%) MPLS
7 4 (4.00%) WAN
8 1 (1.00%) VoIP
8 1 (1.00%) SAN
8 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) MySQL
1 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (16.00%) Consultant
1 16 (16.00%) Security Manager
2 13 (13.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Security Consultant
3 12 (12.00%) Administrator
3 12 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Operations Manager
4 11 (11.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 10 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Architect
6 9 (9.00%) Network Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) IT Consultant
9 6 (6.00%) IT Security Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (4.00%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) Flash
3 1 (1.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.00%) WCF
3 1 (1.00%) jQuery
3 1 (1.00%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.00%) Yii
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.00%) Statistics
4 4 (4.00%) CESG
5 3 (3.00%) Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Social Network
6 1 (1.00%) Online Games
6 1 (1.00%) RMADS
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.00%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.00%) UNIX
3 6 (6.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Information Security
2 33 (33.00%) ITIL
3 21 (21.00%) PRINCE2
4 19 (19.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (16.00%) Security Testing
5 16 (16.00%) SIEM
6 14 (14.00%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (13.00%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 10 (10.00%) Security Management
10 9 (9.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (9.00%) Data Protection
11 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.00%) TOGAF
12 7 (7.00%) Project Management
12 7 (7.00%) Cyber Security
12 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.00%) Coaching
13 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) C
2 4 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.00%) Perl
3 1 (1.00%) PHP
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (30.00%) CISSP
2 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (15.00%) Degree
4 14 (14.00%) CCNP
5 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (12.00%) MCSA
6 12 (12.00%) CHFI
7 10 (10.00%) MCP
8 9 (9.00%) CCNA
9 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (4.00%) SSCP
10 4 (4.00%) PCI QSA
10 4 (4.00%) JNCIA
11 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.00%) CISMP
11 3 (3.00%) MCSE
12 2 (2.00%) CISM
13 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.00%) COBIT
4 1 (1.00%) QA
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.00%) vSphere
2 2 (2.00%) XenApp
2 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Nessus
1 2 (2.00%) Nmap
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.00%) Cisco
3 12 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (7.00%) VMware
4 7 (7.00%) Citrix
5 4 (4.00%) Juniper
5 4 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (2.00%) Twitter
7 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.00%) Splunk
7 1 (1.00%) Facebook
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago