The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 40 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 23 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.94% 1.53% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.38% 10.42% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 1
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
84 96 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.38% 14.66% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 65
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Swindon

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 15 (41.67%) Citrix
2 15 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 15 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
3 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (33.33%) CISSP
4 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (30.56%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (27.78%) Time Management
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 9 (25.00%) Information Security
7 9 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (13.89%) CISMP
9 5 (13.89%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (13.89%) SSCP
9 5 (13.89%) Line Management
10 4 (11.11%) BS7799
10 4 (11.11%) IIS
10 4 (11.11%) Firewall
10 4 (11.11%) Data Security
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (8.33%) Splunk
11 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (8.33%) ArcSight
11 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Security Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Training Manager
4 3 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Designer
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Designer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Technical Analysis
2 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (30.56%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (27.78%) Time Management
4 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.00%) Information Security
6 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (13.89%) Line Management
8 4 (11.11%) Data Security
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 3 (8.33%) ISMS
9 3 (8.33%) Security Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) Service Management
9 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Coaching
10 2 (5.56%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) CISSP
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (13.89%) CISMP
3 5 (13.89%) SSCP
4 1 (2.78%) CISA
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.11%) BS7799
3 2 (5.56%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Splunk
3 3 (8.33%) ArcSight