The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 162 142
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 59 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.65% 1.18% 1.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.50% 7.44% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 64
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,400 £69,700 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.04% +5.00%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 400 793 855
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.86% 15.80% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 303 669 617
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Slough +25 9 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Reading +32 4 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Maidenhead +10 3 £70,000 +33.33%
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 29 (60.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 20 (41.67%) Firewall
3 20 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 18 (37.50%) DNS
5 16 (33.33%) Information Security
6 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (31.25%) Windows
7 14 (29.17%) Linux
7 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.08%) CISSP
8 13 (27.08%) Puppet
9 12 (25.00%) MCSE
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (22.92%) CCNP
10 11 (22.92%) Python
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (22.92%) Network Security
10 11 (22.92%) Ansible
10 11 (22.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (20.83%) vCloud
11 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (20.83%) Nimsoft
11 10 (20.83%) MS Excel

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.58%) OpenStack
5 4 (8.33%) Apache
5 4 (8.33%) IIS
6 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.17%) JBoss
8 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 8 (16.67%) SoftLayer
3 4 (8.33%) SaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.17%) CloudFront
4 2 (4.17%) G Suite
4 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.17%) IaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) DNS
3 11 (22.92%) Network Security
4 9 (18.75%) SAN
5 8 (16.67%) DHCP
5 8 (16.67%) NAS
5 8 (16.67%) SMTP
5 8 (16.67%) SNMP
5 8 (16.67%) VoIP
6 7 (14.58%) VSAN
7 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.42%) LAN
8 5 (10.42%) WAN
9 2 (4.17%) BGP
9 2 (4.17%) IPsec
9 2 (4.17%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.17%) VLAN
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 8 (16.67%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (16.67%) Back Office
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) French Language
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Cloud Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Automation Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Information Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Information Security Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Professional Services Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.17%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (18.75%) FlexPod
3 7 (14.58%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.17%) iPad
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.42%) Unix
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Information Security
2 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 9 (18.75%) Demand Management
3 9 (18.75%) Presales
4 8 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
4 8 (16.67%) High Availability
4 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Security Operations
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.33%) DevOps
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.33%) SIEM
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.92%) Python
3 9 (18.75%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) Perl
4 8 (16.67%) Ruby
4 8 (16.67%) VBScript
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.08%) CISSP
3 12 (25.00%) MCSE
3 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (22.92%) CCNP
5 9 (18.75%) VCDX
6 8 (16.67%) CCVP
7 7 (14.58%) CISM
8 6 (12.50%) CCNA
9 5 (10.42%) CISA
9 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
11 2 (4.17%) CCSP
11 2 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (4.17%) Degree
11 2 (4.17%) MCP
11 2 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (2.08%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (60.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (16.67%) SLA
3 3 (6.25%) GDPR
4 2 (4.17%) GPG13
4 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.08%) ISO22301
System Software
1 22 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) vCloud
3 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 8 (16.67%) vSphere
4 7 (14.58%) Docker
5 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Puppet
2 11 (22.92%) Ansible
3 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (16.67%) vRealize
5 2 (4.17%) Nagios
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.17%) vMotion
5 2 (4.17%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) Nessus
6 1 (2.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) HP
2 10 (20.83%) Nimsoft
3 8 (16.67%) Dell
4 6 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) CA
7 2 (4.17%) ForgeRock
7 2 (4.17%) Google
7 2 (4.17%) Huawei
7 2 (4.17%) Juniper
7 2 (4.17%) LogRhythm
7 2 (4.17%) NetIQ
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.08%) Lotus
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Novell
Newbury, Berkshire
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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