The first table below looks at the demand for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 22 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 68 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 0.63% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.89% 12.50% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £44,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
76 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.06% 5.08% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 69 12 19
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £30,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Watford

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 27 (90.00%) CCA
1 27 (90.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (86.67%) SWIFT
3 18 (60.00%) IVR
3 18 (60.00%) Project Planning
3 18 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (60.00%) Data Security
3 18 (60.00%) APACS
3 18 (60.00%) ISO 8583
3 18 (60.00%) Banking
3 18 (60.00%) Retail
3 18 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 18 (60.00%) Internet
3 18 (60.00%) Web Services
3 18 (60.00%) SMS
4 17 (56.67%) Retail Banking
5 10 (33.33%) Degree
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Information Security
8 2 (6.67%) Windows
8 2 (6.67%) McAfee
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco
8 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (6.67%) French Language
9 1 (3.33%) Network Security
9 1 (3.33%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (3.33%) Incident Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 18 (60.00%) Internet
1 18 (60.00%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
General
1 18 (60.00%) Banking
1 18 (60.00%) Retail
2 17 (56.67%) Retail Banking
3 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Analyst
2 21 (70.00%) Business Analyst
3 20 (66.67%) Payments Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) SWIFT
2 18 (60.00%) IVR
2 18 (60.00%) APACS
2 18 (60.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 18 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 18 (60.00%) Data Security
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) IT Governance
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 27 (90.00%) CCA
2 10 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (90.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (60.00%) ISO 8583
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Websense
2 1 (3.33%) Juniper
2 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Tripwire