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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 57 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.58% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.09% 1.69% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 2
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -26.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,825 £45,000 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,576 £45,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
44 59 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.57% 12.55% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 112
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £25,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,576 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 15 (62.50%) CISSP
3 15 (62.50%) Information Security
4 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (29.17%) MCSA
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (29.17%) SIEM
7 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (25.00%) UNIX
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) MCP
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.83%) Security Management
8 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (20.83%) CHFI
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (20.83%) Coaching

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
1 10 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Operations Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Security Operations Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) AppFabric
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (29.17%) SIEM
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 5 (20.83%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.17%) ETL
9 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) MCSA
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
3 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) CHFI
4 5 (20.83%) MCP
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) ISEB
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
6 1 (4.17%) CISMP
6 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
1 2 (8.33%) Nmap
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire