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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 92 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 9 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.68% 0.57% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.34% 5.52% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Median salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £38,250 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
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
142 145 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.71% 10.33% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 110 125
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 9 £48,500 +14.11%
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
5 11 (61.11%) ITIL
5 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
6 10 (55.56%) COM
6 10 (55.56%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) .NET
7 8 (44.44%) IIS
7 8 (44.44%) MSMQ
7 8 (44.44%) Cisco
7 8 (44.44%) VMware
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (44.44%) R
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) Coaching
8 7 (38.89%) Information Security
9 5 (27.78%) SDLC
10 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 4 (22.22%) Firewall
10 4 (22.22%) Management Information System

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) IPsec
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Application Development Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
4 1 (5.56%) Head of Technology
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) COM
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Coaching
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security
4 5 (27.78%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) People Management
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISMP
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) AlienVault
3 2 (11.11%) LogRhythm
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) IBM