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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 188 211 186
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 52 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.29% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.02% 2.98% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 23
Average salary £46,377 £34,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.45% -30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £41,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
648 604 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.03% 9.83% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 550 478 501
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 24 £43,000 +23.74%
Bristol -3 11 £50,000 - 1
Somerset - 6 £51,250 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £67,500 -
Dorset +6 1 £85,000 - 1
Devon - 1 £30,500 - 1
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (41.18%) Information Security
2 34 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (31.37%) CISSP
4 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 24 (23.53%) ITIL
6 22 (21.57%) Finance
7 20 (19.61%) Web Services
7 20 (19.61%) Degree
7 20 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (17.65%) Citrix
9 16 (15.69%) Mainframe
9 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
9 16 (15.69%) Technical Analysis
10 15 (14.71%) Data Protection
10 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
11 14 (13.73%) Firewall
11 14 (13.73%) Windows
11 14 (13.73%) Linux
11 14 (13.73%) Information Assurance
11 14 (13.73%) Cyber Security
12 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
12 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
12 13 (12.75%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (11.76%) Cisco
13 12 (11.76%) Security Architecture
13 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
14 11 (10.78%) Project Management
14 11 (10.78%) CISA
14 11 (10.78%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (3.92%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.94%) Lync
2 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) JBoss
4 1 (0.98%) Apache
4 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) Firewall
2 8 (7.84%) Network Security
3 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.86%) Internet
4 5 (4.90%) DNS
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.94%) OSPF
6 3 (2.94%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.96%) SAN
7 2 (1.96%) WAN
7 2 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.98%) LAN
8 1 (0.98%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) MySQL
1 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.98%) Infinispan
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 22 (21.57%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Legal
3 3 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Consultant
2 22 (21.57%) Security Consultant
3 15 (14.71%) Administrator
4 14 (13.73%) Technical Specialist
5 10 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.82%) Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 8 (7.84%) Security Analyst
8 7 (6.86%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 6 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Network Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.90%) Information Security Officer
10 5 (4.90%) Security Officer
11 4 (3.92%) IT Security Officer
11 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 4 (3.92%) Information Security Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) Web Services
2 5 (4.90%) XML
3 2 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (0.98%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.69%) Mainframe
3 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.84%) CESG
4 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.88%) BYOD
5 6 (5.88%) Internet of Things
5 6 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.92%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (3.92%) Clustering
7 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.94%) PKI
8 2 (1.96%) RMADS
8 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
1 14 (13.73%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.94%) UNIX
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) Information Security
2 24 (23.53%) ITIL
3 16 (15.69%) Risk Management
3 16 (15.69%) Technical Analysis
4 15 (14.71%) Data Protection
4 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (13.73%) Information Assurance
5 14 (13.73%) Cyber Security
6 13 (12.75%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2
7 12 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.78%) Project Management
9 10 (9.80%) Time Management
10 9 (8.82%) OWASP
10 9 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (7.84%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (31.37%) CISSP
2 20 (19.61%) Degree
3 13 (12.75%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.78%) CISA
4 11 (10.78%) CISM
5 10 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.88%) SSCP
6 6 (5.88%) CRISC
6 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.90%) CCNA
7 5 (4.90%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (4.90%) CISMP
8 4 (3.92%) PCI QSA
9 3 (2.94%) CEH
9 3 (2.94%) CCNP
9 3 (2.94%) CHFI
10 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.98%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.86%) COBIT
3 5 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.92%) BS7799
5 2 (1.96%) BS25999
6 1 (0.98%) QA
6 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.94%) vSphere
2 2 (1.96%) XenApp
2 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Gluster
3 1 (0.98%) KVM
3 1 (0.98%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.98%) Graylog
2 1 (0.98%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Nessus
2 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.65%) Citrix
3 12 (11.76%) Cisco
4 8 (7.84%) Splunk
5 4 (3.92%) VMware
6 3 (2.94%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.98%) Qualys
7 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.98%) Juniper
7 1 (0.98%) HP
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