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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 180 197 225
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +28
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 57 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.90% 4.58% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 9
Average salary £46,000 £54,500 £57,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.59% -5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
523 590 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.66% 10.96% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 406 464 638
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wiltshire +25 32 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Bristol -1 15 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Dorset -19 7 £75,000 +45.63%
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (43.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.11%) Information Security
4 22 (27.85%) Firewall
4 22 (27.85%) CISSP
5 21 (26.58%) Cisco
6 20 (25.32%) ITIL
7 18 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (20.25%) Windows
9 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
10 14 (17.72%) SIEM
10 14 (17.72%) Security Testing
10 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
11 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
11 13 (16.46%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (16.46%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (15.19%) Finance
12 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (15.19%) CCNP
12 12 (15.19%) MCSA
12 12 (15.19%) Security Architecture
12 12 (15.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 12 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
14 10 (12.66%) CHFI
14 10 (12.66%) MCP
14 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
14 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
14 10 (12.66%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (11.39%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (1.27%) IIS
1 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Project
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (11.39%) Network Security
5 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.13%) DNS
6 5 (6.33%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.33%) OSPF
6 5 (6.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.80%) WAN
7 3 (3.80%) MPLS
8 1 (1.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) MySQL
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Games
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Consultant
2 17 (21.52%) Security Consultant
2 17 (21.52%) Security Manager
3 14 (17.72%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Security Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Security Operations Manager
4 11 (13.92%) Operations Manager
5 10 (12.66%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) IT Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) IT Security Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Risk Manager
9 4 (5.06%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) SOAP
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) Flash
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.27%) WCF
2 1 (1.27%) LAMP
2 1 (1.27%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.13%) CESG
3 5 (6.33%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (6.33%) iPad
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Online Games
5 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Social Network
5 1 (1.27%) IPTV
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) UNIX
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 2 (2.53%) CentOS
4 2 (2.53%) Debian
4 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Information Security
2 20 (25.32%) ITIL
3 14 (17.72%) SIEM
3 14 (17.72%) Security Testing
4 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
4 13 (16.46%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (15.19%) Security Architecture
5 12 (15.19%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.66%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (11.39%) Cyber Security
8 9 (11.39%) Security Management
9 8 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (8.86%) Information Assurance
10 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
11 6 (7.59%) Data Security
12 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) C
3 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) Perl
4 1 (1.27%) PHP
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (27.85%) CISSP
2 18 (22.78%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
4 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.19%) CCNP
4 12 (15.19%) MCSA
5 10 (12.66%) CHFI
5 10 (12.66%) MCP
6 8 (10.13%) Degree
6 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) CCNA
7 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.06%) PCI QSA
8 4 (5.06%) SSCP
9 3 (3.80%) CISM
9 3 (3.80%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.53%) OSCP
10 2 (2.53%) OSCE
10 2 (2.53%) CEH
10 2 (2.53%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (43.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.80%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Nmap
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Nessus
2 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.58%) Cisco
3 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.80%) Juniper
4 3 (3.80%) HP
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) Twitter
6 1 (1.27%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.27%) Facebook
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago