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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 167 195 210
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 63 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.56% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.73% 4.85% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 4
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.34%
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
537 618 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.99% 11.55% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 423 501 606
Average salary £38,500 £37,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2 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 2 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
(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 +30 27 £46,000 +17.94% 3
Bristol +4 23 £36,250 -36.95% 5
Dorset -18 9 £75,000 +45.63% 2
Gloucestershire -7 1 £51,000 -15.00% 2
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
1 31 (36.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (34.12%) Information Security
2 29 (34.12%) Cisco
3 26 (30.59%) CISSP
3 26 (30.59%) Firewall
4 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (28.24%) ITIL
5 19 (22.35%) Windows
6 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 17 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (16.47%) Security Testing
7 14 (16.47%) Network Security
7 14 (16.47%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (16.47%) SIEM
7 14 (16.47%) Risk Management
7 14 (16.47%) CCNP
7 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
8 12 (14.12%) DNS
8 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (14.12%) CheckPoint
8 12 (14.12%) MCSA
8 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
8 12 (14.12%) Finance
8 12 (14.12%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (12.94%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (11.76%) CHFI
10 10 (11.76%) Degree
10 10 (11.76%) Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 1 (1.18%) IIS
1 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.18%) CMS
1 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.18%) Lync
1 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.59%) Firewall
2 17 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (16.47%) Network Security
3 14 (16.47%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (16.47%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.12%) DNS
5 7 (8.24%) OSPF
5 7 (8.24%) EIGRP
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.71%) MPLS
6 4 (4.71%) WAN
7 1 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Consultant
2 17 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 14 (16.47%) Security Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Security Consultant
3 14 (16.47%) Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Operations Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Security Operations Manager
5 10 (11.76%) Administrator
6 9 (10.59%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (9.41%) Architect
7 8 (9.41%) Network Administrator
7 8 (9.41%) Security Architect
8 7 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Network Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) IT Consultant
9 6 (7.06%) IT Security Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Risk Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) Flash
2 1 (1.18%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) LAMP
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.18%) WCF
2 1 (1.18%) jQuery
2 1 (1.18%) AppFabric
2 1 (1.18%) Yii
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) CSS
2 1 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.06%) CESG
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (4.71%) Statistics
5 3 (3.53%) iPad
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Social Network
6 1 (1.18%) Online Games
6 1 (1.18%) RMADS
6 1 (1.18%) IPTV
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Information Security
2 24 (28.24%) ITIL
3 14 (16.47%) Risk Management
3 14 (16.47%) Security Testing
3 14 (16.47%) SIEM
4 12 (14.12%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (14.12%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.94%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (12.94%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 10 (11.76%) Security Management
7 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) TOGAF
8 8 (9.41%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (8.24%) Cyber Security
10 6 (7.06%) Data Security
10 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.88%) Coaching
11 5 (5.88%) Information Assurance
11 5 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) C
3 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.18%) Perl
3 1 (1.18%) PHP
3 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) CISSP
2 24 (28.24%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (16.47%) CCNP
4 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (14.12%) MCSA
5 10 (11.76%) MCP
5 10 (11.76%) CHFI
5 10 (11.76%) Degree
6 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (8.24%) CCNA
8 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.71%) SSCP
9 4 (4.71%) PCI QSA
9 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.71%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.53%) CISM
10 3 (3.53%) CISMP
11 2 (2.35%) MCSE
12 1 (1.18%) ISEB
12 1 (1.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.53%) COBIT
2 3 (3.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Nmap
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) XenApp
2 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.18%) vSphere
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Nessus
2 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.12%) Cisco
3 12 (14.12%) CheckPoint
4 5 (5.88%) VMware
5 4 (4.71%) Juniper
5 4 (4.71%) HP
6 2 (2.35%) Twitter
7 1 (1.18%) Citrix
7 1 (1.18%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.18%) Facebook
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: £Highly Competitive + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Highly Competitive + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 24 days ago