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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / South West
Rank 216 222 181
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -41
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.98% 4.76% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 52
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,900 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.61% +5.00%

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
503 630 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.10% 10.86% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 413 508 430
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,792 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +3.52%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Cornwall - 4 £45,000 - 2
Dorset - 2 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +10 1 £55,000 +7.84%
Somerset +5 1 £42,500 -5.55%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 42 (64.62%) CISSP
2 35 (53.85%) Management Information System
3 32 (49.23%) Information Security
4 29 (44.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (29.23%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
7 15 (23.08%) Security Architecture
8 14 (21.54%) CISA
8 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (21.54%) ISO27002
9 13 (20.00%) Security Management
9 13 (20.00%) ITIL
9 13 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (18.46%) CESG Certified Professional
10 12 (18.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 12 (18.46%) Change Management
11 11 (16.92%) Information Security Management
11 11 (16.92%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (16.92%) OWASP
11 11 (16.92%) CISMP
11 11 (16.92%) Degree
12 10 (15.38%) COBIT
12 10 (15.38%) Network Architecture
12 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (15.38%) SANS
12 10 (15.38%) Java
12 10 (15.38%) Web Services
12 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) Network Security
3 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.15%) VoIP
4 3 (4.62%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) Broadband
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (3.08%) LAN
5 2 (3.08%) MPLS
5 2 (3.08%) NAS
5 2 (3.08%) SMTP
5 2 (3.08%) VPN
5 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 2 (3.08%) Wireless
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MySQL
1 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Law
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Consultant
2 16 (24.62%) Architect
3 14 (21.54%) CISSP Consultant
4 13 (20.00%) Analyst
5 12 (18.46%) IT Analyst
5 12 (18.46%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (16.92%) Compliance Consultant
6 11 (16.92%) IT Security Analyst
6 11 (16.92%) Security Analyst
6 11 (16.92%) Security Architect
6 11 (16.92%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 11 (16.92%) Senior Security Analyst
7 9 (13.85%) Risk Consultant
8 8 (12.31%) Security Consultant
8 8 (12.31%) Security Manager
9 7 (10.77%) Security Technical Architect
9 7 (10.77%) Security Technical Consultant
9 7 (10.77%) Technical Architect
9 7 (10.77%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (10.77%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.38%) Web Services
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (1.54%) LAMP
4 1 (1.54%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Smartcard
5 3 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.08%) Clustering
6 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) CESG
7 1 (1.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Information Security
2 19 (29.23%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (26.15%) Risk Management
4 15 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (20.00%) ITIL
6 13 (20.00%) Security Management
7 12 (18.46%) Change Management
7 12 (18.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 11 (16.92%) Information Security Management
8 11 (16.92%) OWASP
8 11 (16.92%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 10 (15.38%) Network Architecture
9 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (13.85%) Presales
11 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.77%) Information Security Governance
11 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) Elixir
2 2 (3.08%) Erlang
3 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (64.62%) CISSP
2 14 (21.54%) CISA
3 12 (18.46%) CESG Certified Professional
4 11 (16.92%) CISMP
4 11 (16.92%) Degree
5 10 (15.38%) CCNA
5 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (15.38%) SANS
6 7 (10.77%) CCIE
7 4 (6.15%) CISM
8 2 (3.08%) PCI QSA
8 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.54%) CCENT
9 1 (1.54%) CHFI
9 1 (1.54%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.54%) RHCE
9 1 (1.54%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (44.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (21.54%) ISO27002
3 10 (15.38%) COBIT
4 4 (6.15%) ISO22301
4 4 (6.15%) ISO27005
5 3 (4.62%) HIPAA
6 2 (3.08%) JSP 440
6 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Ceph
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) iptables
4 1 (1.54%) KVM
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Nessus
2 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.54%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.54%) Grafana
3 1 (1.54%) Graylog
3 1 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Cisco
3 6 (9.23%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Intel
5 2 (3.08%) Infoblox
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Infobright
6 1 (1.54%) New Relic
6 1 (1.54%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.54%) Qualys
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.54%) Splunk
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