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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 73 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.68% 0.60% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.48% 11.76% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 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
73 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.50% 5.14% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 13 20
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 £22,500 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,500 £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 30 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 (93.10%) CCA
1 27 (93.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (89.66%) SWIFT
3 18 (62.07%) Cryptography
3 18 (62.07%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (62.07%) Project Planning
3 18 (62.07%) Data Security
3 18 (62.07%) APACS
3 18 (62.07%) ISO 8583
3 18 (62.07%) IVR
3 18 (62.07%) Banking
3 18 (62.07%) Internet
3 18 (62.07%) Web Services
3 18 (62.07%) SMS
4 17 (58.62%) Retail
4 17 (58.62%) Retail Banking
5 10 (34.48%) Degree
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) French Language
9 1 (3.45%) Information Security
9 1 (3.45%) Firewall
9 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.45%) WAN
9 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
9 1 (3.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
9 1 (3.45%) DNS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (62.07%) Internet
1 18 (62.07%) SMS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
General
1 18 (62.07%) Banking
2 17 (58.62%) Retail
2 17 (58.62%) Retail Banking
3 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 2 (6.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Analyst
2 21 (72.41%) Business Analyst
3 20 (68.97%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (89.66%) SWIFT
2 18 (62.07%) Cryptography
2 18 (62.07%) APACS
2 18 (62.07%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Requirements Analysis
1 18 (62.07%) Project Planning
1 18 (62.07%) Data Security
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) Information Security
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 27 (93.10%) CCA
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (93.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (62.07%) ISO 8583
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco
1 1 (3.45%) HP
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee
1 1 (3.45%) Juniper
1 1 (3.45%) ProCurve