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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 1.72% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.63% 14.75% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £60,000 £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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
38 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.28% 11.66% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 54 31
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,050 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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 19 January 2017, 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 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Nessus
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) CISA
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree

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 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (21.43%) DMZ
4 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) IPsec
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Management Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Management Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Information Management Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Cryptography
2 3 (21.43%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
1 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Security Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISA
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.14%) CLAS
3 1 (7.14%) SANS
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Nessus
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (21.43%) Nmap
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos