The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 79 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% 2.46% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.41% 13.58% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 7
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £76,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -62.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £26,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £29,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
PCI DSS
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
166 162 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.42% 18.14% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 154 147 169
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Southampton region.

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Southampton

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
5 9 (52.94%) MCDBA
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (52.94%) MCITP
6 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Clustering
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) OLAP
8 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (23.53%) Database Security
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Juniper
9 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (17.65%) GIAC
9 3 (17.65%) VMware
9 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) OLAP
3 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) DBA
1 12 (70.59%) SQL DBA
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (23.53%) Database Security
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCDBA
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (52.94%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) GIAC
2 3 (17.65%) ISACA
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Brocade
3 3 (17.65%) F5