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 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 79 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 0.46% 2.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.53% 2.55% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 22
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
85 157 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.90% 18.21% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 147
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,750 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 31 July 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) CISSP
4 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) CISA
4 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Games
4 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 4 (33.33%) CRISC
4 4 (33.33%) Database Security
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Retail

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP
4 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) Games
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DBA
1 6 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Principal Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Junior DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Database Security
3 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) CISA
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
1 4 (33.33%) PCI QSA
1 4 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) SAP