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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 198 215 167
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 47 16 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.27% 0.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.14% 2.88% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 41
Average salary £46,377 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.67% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £67,250 £65,000
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
658 556 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.01% 9.21% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 566 450 473
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +13 26 £46,188 +21.54% 2
Bristol - 9 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 6 £56,250 -13.46%
Somerset - 2 £47,500 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (44.83%) Information Security
2 35 (40.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (35.63%) CISSP
4 23 (26.44%) Finance
5 22 (25.29%) Degree
6 21 (24.14%) ITIL
7 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.54%) Web Services
9 15 (17.24%) CISM
9 15 (17.24%) Citrix
9 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 15 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
9 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 14 (16.09%) Data Protection
10 14 (16.09%) Technical Analysis
10 14 (16.09%) Mainframe
11 13 (14.94%) Information Assurance
11 13 (14.94%) Cyber Security
12 12 (13.79%) Security Architecture
12 12 (13.79%) Linux
12 12 (13.79%) CISA
12 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (12.64%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
14 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
14 10 (11.49%) OWASP
14 10 (11.49%) Time Management
14 10 (11.49%) COBIT
14 10 (11.49%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.30%) Lync
2 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) JBoss
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.30%) SAN
4 1 (1.15%) LAN
4 1 (1.15%) WAN
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) MySQL
1 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.15%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Law
2 3 (3.45%) Legal
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Consultant
2 18 (20.69%) Security Consultant
3 14 (16.09%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (11.49%) Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 9 (10.34%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 8 (9.20%) Administrator
7 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.05%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 6 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) Training Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Security Specialist
10 4 (4.60%) Data Manager
10 4 (4.60%) Information Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Architect
10 4 (4.60%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Information Security Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.54%) Web Services
2 3 (3.45%) XML
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.09%) Mainframe
3 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.05%) CESG
5 6 (6.90%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.90%) BYOD
5 6 (6.90%) Internet of Things
6 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.60%) PKI
8 3 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (3.45%) Clustering
9 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.15%) RMADS
10 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Linux
2 8 (9.20%) Windows
3 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) Information Security
2 21 (24.14%) ITIL
3 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
3 15 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (16.09%) Data Protection
4 14 (16.09%) Technical Analysis
5 13 (14.94%) Cyber Security
5 13 (14.94%) Information Assurance
6 12 (13.79%) Security Architecture
6 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.64%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
8 10 (11.49%) Time Management
8 10 (11.49%) OWASP
8 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.34%) SIEM
9 9 (10.34%) Project Management
9 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity
10 8 (9.20%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) Java
2 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) CISSP
2 22 (25.29%) Degree
3 15 (17.24%) CISM
3 15 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 12 (13.79%) CISA
5 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.05%) CRISC
6 7 (8.05%) SSCP
7 5 (5.75%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (4.60%) CEH
8 4 (4.60%) PCI QSA
8 4 (4.60%) CISMP
8 4 (4.60%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.45%) CHFI
10 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.15%) MCSE
10 1 (1.15%) CCNA
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.49%) COBIT
3 7 (8.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (4.60%) BS7799
5 2 (2.30%) BS25999
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.30%) vSphere
2 1 (1.15%) Gluster
2 1 (1.15%) KVM
2 1 (1.15%) iptables
2 1 (1.15%) XenApp
2 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.15%) Graylog
2 1 (1.15%) Check_MK
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Nessus
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.24%) Citrix
3 9 (10.34%) Splunk
4 3 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) Qualys
6 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
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