The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 59 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.52% 0.38% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.64% 2.35% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £60,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
94 85 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.29% 16.16% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 93
Average salary £40,000 £38,472 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
Wiltshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 6 (50.00%) Snort
3 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Splunk
3 6 (50.00%) LogLogic
4 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Nessus
7 1 (8.33%) Nmap
7 1 (8.33%) Metasploit
7 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) WebInspect
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) HP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Metasploit
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (8.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
1 1 (8.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Splunk
2 6 (50.00%) LogLogic
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper