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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 214 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 31 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.05% 2.95% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 17
Average salary £47,500 £54,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.84% -5.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,200 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
512 644 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.15% 11.06% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 398 491 599
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +10 19 £46,000 +76.92% 3
Bristol -5 6 £61,250 +6.52% 3
Dorset -17 1 - -
Gloucestershire -17 1 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Somerset - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £52,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (44.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
3 14 (29.79%) CISSP
4 13 (27.66%) ITIL
4 13 (27.66%) Information Security
5 11 (23.40%) MCSA
5 11 (23.40%) Cisco
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (23.40%) Firewall
5 11 (23.40%) SIEM
6 9 (19.15%) MCP
6 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
6 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
6 9 (19.15%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (19.15%) CHFI
7 8 (17.02%) Windows
7 8 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
7 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
7 8 (17.02%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.89%) CCNP
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (14.89%) Security Management
8 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.89%) Information Assurance
8 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.89%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.13%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (10.64%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) Security Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) Security Manager
3 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Security Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) IT Security Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Security Operations Manager
5 8 (17.02%) Operations Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Information Assurance Consultant
9 3 (6.38%) IT Operations Manager
10 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.26%) Tester
10 2 (4.26%) Penetration Tester
10 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Risk Manager
10 2 (4.26%) Information Manager
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.77%) CESG
3 5 (10.64%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (10.64%) iPad
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Debian
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
3 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
1 13 (27.66%) Information Security
2 11 (23.40%) SIEM
3 9 (19.15%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
3 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
4 8 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (17.02%) Security Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (14.89%) Information Assurance
5 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
5 7 (14.89%) Cyber Security
5 7 (14.89%) Security Management
6 5 (10.64%) Coaching
7 4 (8.51%) Data Security
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.79%) CISSP
3 11 (23.40%) MCSA
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (19.15%) MCP
4 9 (19.15%) CHFI
5 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (14.89%) CCNP
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.38%) SSCP
8 3 (6.38%) Degree
9 2 (4.26%) PCI QSA
9 2 (4.26%) OSCP
9 2 (4.26%) OSCE
9 2 (4.26%) CISM
9 2 (4.26%) CEH
9 2 (4.26%) CCNA
9 2 (4.26%) MCSE
10 1 (2.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Nmap
2 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Cisco
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) LogLogic
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago