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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 225 185 200
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 62 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 1.03% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.74% 10.80% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 52 18
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -15.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,825 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
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
588 574 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.35% 9.53% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 472 438 531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -10 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wiltshire -25 9 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Gloucestershire - 3 £80,000 - 3
Somerset -5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (52.27%) Information Security
2 21 (47.73%) CISSP
3 19 (43.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 11 (25.00%) ITIL
6 11 (25.00%) Degree
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) Mainframe
7 10 (22.73%) Security Management
8 9 (20.45%) Web Services
8 9 (20.45%) Windows
9 8 (18.18%) Citrix
9 8 (18.18%) Project Management
9 8 (18.18%) Security Architecture
9 8 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (18.18%) ISO27002
10 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (15.91%) SIEM
10 7 (15.91%) Linux
10 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
10 7 (15.91%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.64%) COBIT
11 6 (13.64%) PCI QSA
12 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.36%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Infinispan
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Legal
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Security Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Security Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) IT Security Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Security Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) HornetQ
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.73%) Mainframe
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) CESG
5 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 3 (6.82%) AS400
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (6.82%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (4.55%) Clustering
7 2 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (2.27%) PKI
8 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Information Security
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (22.73%) Security Management
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (15.91%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
5 7 (15.91%) SIEM
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.36%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.82%) Content Management
9 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) CISSP
2 11 (25.00%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) PCI QSA
4 5 (11.36%) CISM
5 4 (9.09%) CISA
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (6.82%) CRISC
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.55%) CISMP
7 2 (4.55%) CLAS
7 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) MCSE
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.27%) CBAP
8 1 (2.27%) CEH
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (18.18%) ISO27002
3 6 (13.64%) COBIT
4 4 (9.09%) ISO22301
4 4 (9.09%) ISO27005
5 2 (4.55%) JSP 440
5 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.27%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Gluster
2 1 (2.27%) iptables
2 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) Check_MK
2 1 (2.27%) Graylog
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Nessus
2 1 (2.27%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Citrix
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.27%) Qualys
6 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London or Cheltenham
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 24 days ago