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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 77 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 8 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 0.22% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.52% 1.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
145 108 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.31% 11.96% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 117 87 138
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 March 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 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (40.00%) Games
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (40.00%) Marketing
3 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (40.00%) PCI QSA
3 6 (40.00%) CISA
3 6 (40.00%) CISM
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (40.00%) SIEM
3 6 (40.00%) CRISC
3 6 (40.00%) Database Security
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) Multicast
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) OLAP
2 3 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Marketing
2 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (40.00%) Games
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Security Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Principal Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Principal Security Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) IPTV
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Information Security
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) SIEM
3 6 (40.00%) Database Security
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (13.33%) Network Management
7 1 (6.67%) Video Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISA
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) PCI QSA
2 6 (40.00%) CRISC
3 3 (20.00%) CCDP
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet