Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 182 218
Rank change year-on-year -36 +36 -73
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 38 134 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 1.55% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.89% 11.29% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 100 109
Berkshire median annual salary £58,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.20% +8.70% +19.79%
10th Percentile £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £83,000 £77,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +0.96% +15.56%

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 777 1187 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.46% 13.71% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 600 894 1202
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,075 £27,000
90th Percentile £76,375 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 18 £58,000 -10.77%
Bracknell -1 8 £75,000 +42.86%
Slough -19 3 £63,500 -7.64%
Newbury -17 2 £65,000 -16.13%
Maidenhead +21 1 £67,500 +8.00%
Ascot - 1 £33,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (76.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (55.26%) Information Security
3 20 (52.63%) Firewall
4 16 (42.11%) CISSP
5 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
6 14 (36.84%) Finance
6 14 (36.84%) CISM
6 14 (36.84%) Linux
6 14 (36.84%) SIEM
7 12 (31.58%) Legal
8 11 (28.95%) ISO 9001
8 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 11 (28.95%) ITIL
8 11 (28.95%) Windows
8 11 (28.95%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (26.32%) Degree
9 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 10 (26.32%) VPN
9 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (26.32%) Security Architecture
9 10 (26.32%) Presales
10 9 (23.68%) Threat Modelling
10 9 (23.68%) NetWitness
10 9 (23.68%) Regulatory Compliance
10 9 (23.68%) Digital Economy
10 9 (23.68%) Use Case
10 9 (23.68%) Qualys
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA

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 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.63%) Route 53
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Slack
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) VPN
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (23.68%) DMVPN
3 9 (23.68%) FWSM
3 9 (23.68%) IPsec
3 9 (23.68%) SSL
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) BGP
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) SNMP
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Legal
3 9 (23.68%) Digital Economy
4 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Consultant
1 11 (28.95%) Security Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Security Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) SIEM Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) Splunk Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) Ajax
2 7 (18.42%) Web Services
2 7 (18.42%) WinForms
3 3 (7.89%) Java SE
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) SUSE
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
3 14 (36.84%) SIEM
4 11 (28.95%) ITIL
4 11 (28.95%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (26.32%) Presales
5 10 (26.32%) Security Architecture
5 10 (26.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (23.68%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (23.68%) Project Planning
6 9 (23.68%) Regulatory Compliance
6 9 (23.68%) Threat Modelling
6 9 (23.68%) Use Case
7 8 (21.05%) Mathematics
7 8 (21.05%) Web Development
8 7 (18.42%) OWASP
8 7 (18.42%) Time Management
9 5 (13.16%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
1 8 (21.05%) PHP
2 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 14 (36.84%) CISM
3 10 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) CISA
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCSP
5 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) GIAC
5 1 (2.63%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (76.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (28.95%) ISO 9001
3 5 (13.16%) ISO 22301
4 4 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (10.53%) SLA
5 3 (7.89%) GDPR
6 2 (5.26%) NIST 800
7 1 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.63%) QA
7 1 (2.63%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Nessus
1 9 (23.68%) Nmap
2 3 (7.89%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Opsview
2 3 (7.89%) vMotion
2 3 (7.89%) WMI
2 3 (7.89%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Consul
3 1 (2.63%) Packer
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Cisco
1 9 (23.68%) NetWitness
1 9 (23.68%) Qualys
1 9 (23.68%) Splunk
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (7.89%) Juniper
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Arqiva
5 1 (2.63%) Google