The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 64 47 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 2.59% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.85% 20.34% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Median salary - £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
PCI DSS
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
54 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.34% 12.74% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 58
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 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 6 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 12 (54.55%) Network Security
3 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (40.91%) Information Security
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 7 (31.82%) CISSP
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (27.27%) NetApp
6 6 (27.27%) DMZ
6 6 (27.27%) CCNP
6 6 (27.27%) CCNA
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) IP Telephony
6 6 (27.27%) IPsec
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) CISA
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (27.27%) VLAN
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (22.73%) Change Control
7 5 (22.73%) Finance

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Network Security
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (27.27%) DMZ
3 6 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 6 (27.27%) IPsec
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 6 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (27.27%) VLAN
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Management Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Management Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Information Management Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
3 3 (13.64%) PKI
4 2 (9.09%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Information Security
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
4 4 (18.18%) ISMS
4 4 (18.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) High Availability
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Network Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) SIEM
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) CISA
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (18.18%) Nessus
3 3 (13.64%) Nmap
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) CA
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos