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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 201 206 191
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 44 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.36% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.56% 3.50% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 20
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -27.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £41,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
582 629 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.80% 10.19% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 478 485 496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 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 2 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 -1 21 £43,000 +24.63% 2
Bristol -15 9 £50,000 - 3
Somerset - 6 £51,250 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £67,500 - 1
Dorset +5 1 £85,000 -
Devon - 1 £30,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 43 (38.05%) Information Security
2 42 (37.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
4 35 (30.97%) CISSP
5 30 (26.55%) ITIL
6 23 (20.35%) Firewall
7 21 (18.58%) Finance
7 21 (18.58%) Cisco
8 20 (17.70%) Web Services
8 20 (17.70%) Degree
9 19 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (16.81%) Risk Management
10 18 (15.93%) Windows
11 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (14.16%) Citrix
12 16 (14.16%) Data Protection
13 15 (13.27%) Network Security
13 15 (13.27%) Mentoring
14 14 (12.39%) Security Architecture
14 14 (12.39%) Cyber Security
14 14 (12.39%) Technical Analysis
14 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
14 14 (12.39%) Mainframe
14 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (11.50%) Management Information System
15 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
15 13 (11.50%) Information Assurance
15 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
16 12 (10.62%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (4.42%) IIS
2 3 (2.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.65%) Lync
2 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.35%) Firewall
2 15 (13.27%) Network Security
3 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.73%) DNS
4 11 (9.73%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (5.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (5.31%) Internet
6 6 (5.31%) OSPF
6 6 (5.31%) EIGRP
7 5 (4.42%) WAN
8 4 (3.54%) MPLS
9 2 (1.77%) SAN
9 2 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) MySQL
2 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 21 (18.58%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Legal
3 3 (2.65%) Law
4 2 (1.77%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Consultant
2 22 (19.47%) Security Consultant
3 19 (16.81%) Administrator
4 12 (10.62%) Technical Specialist
5 11 (9.73%) Analyst
6 10 (8.85%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (8.85%) Security Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Network Administrator
8 8 (7.08%) Architect
8 8 (7.08%) Security Architect
9 7 (6.19%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.19%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Security Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 6 (5.31%) IT Consultant
10 6 (5.31%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.70%) Web Services
2 5 (4.42%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) Flash
3 1 (0.88%) Middleware
3 1 (0.88%) LAMP
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.88%) WCF
3 1 (0.88%) jQuery
3 1 (0.88%) AppFabric
3 1 (0.88%) Yii
3 1 (0.88%) HornetQ
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.39%) Mainframe
3 13 (11.50%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.73%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.08%) CESG
6 7 (6.19%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (5.31%) BYOD
7 6 (5.31%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.54%) Clustering
9 3 (2.65%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.77%) Statistics
10 2 (1.77%) RMADS
11 1 (0.88%) Social Network
11 1 (0.88%) User Experience
11 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.88%) IPTV
11 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Windows
2 12 (10.62%) Linux
3 7 (6.19%) UNIX
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.05%) Information Security
2 30 (26.55%) ITIL
3 19 (16.81%) Risk Management
4 16 (14.16%) Data Protection
5 15 (13.27%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.39%) Cyber Security
6 14 (12.39%) Technical Analysis
6 14 (12.39%) Security Architecture
6 14 (12.39%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (11.50%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (11.50%) Information Assurance
8 12 (10.62%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (8.85%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.85%) Project Management
10 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (7.96%) Security Testing
10 9 (7.96%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (7.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) Java
2 2 (1.77%) C
2 2 (1.77%) PHP
3 1 (0.88%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.88%) PHP5
3 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (30.97%) CISSP
2 20 (17.70%) Degree
3 19 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.73%) CISM
6 10 (8.85%) CISA
7 8 (7.08%) CCNA
8 6 (5.31%) CCNP
9 5 (4.42%) SSCP
9 5 (4.42%) PCI QSA
9 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.42%) CISMP
10 4 (3.54%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.54%) CRISC
11 3 (2.65%) CHFI
11 3 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.88%) MCSE
12 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (37.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.96%) COBIT
3 5 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.54%) BS7799
5 2 (1.77%) BS25999
6 1 (0.88%) QA
6 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) vSphere
2 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.77%) XenApp
3 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.77%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.88%) Snort
4 1 (0.88%) Gluster
4 1 (0.88%) KVM
4 1 (0.88%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Pingdom
2 1 (0.88%) Graylog
2 1 (0.88%) Check_MK
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (31.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.58%) Cisco
3 16 (14.16%) Citrix
4 7 (6.19%) VMware
5 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.42%) Splunk
7 4 (3.54%) Juniper
7 4 (3.54%) HP
8 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.65%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.88%) Facebook
9 1 (0.88%) Twitter
9 1 (0.88%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.88%) Qualys
9 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
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