The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 29 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 2.20% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.21% 21.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
PCI DSS
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
136 132 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.45% 9.99% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 96 122 42
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £28,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £49,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,300
% change year-on-year
- -0.74%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Wales

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -19 3 £32,500 -7.14%
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (57.14%) Information Security
3 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 7 (50.00%) CISM
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) COBIT
6 2 (14.29%) CISA
7 1 (7.14%) iSeries
7 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) SAP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Audit Manager
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Junior DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
3 2 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) SAP