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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 127 127
Rank change year-on-year -33 0  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 19 84 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 1.88% 2.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.62% 12.26% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 70 79
Median salary £55,250 £61,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.79% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £75,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,312
% change year-on-year +4.76% +8.66%  

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 338 685 782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.19% 15.31% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 250 535 554
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,723 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Reading +22 11 £58,000 -17.14% 1
Slough -7 5 £47,500 -15.55% 2
Newbury -4 3 £70,000 -1.75% 1
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 26 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (64.10%) Firewall
3 22 (56.41%) Linux
4 18 (46.15%) Information Security
5 17 (43.59%) CISSP
6 16 (41.03%) Network Security
7 15 (38.46%) CISM
8 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
8 14 (35.90%) DNS
8 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
9 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 13 (33.33%) CCNP
9 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 12 (30.77%) Security Architecture
10 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
10 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (30.77%) MCSE
10 12 (30.77%) Windows
10 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
11 11 (28.21%) VoIP
11 11 (28.21%) SMTP
11 11 (28.21%) DHCP
11 11 (28.21%) SNMP
11 11 (28.21%) VBScript
11 11 (28.21%) SAN
11 11 (28.21%) ISA Server
11 11 (28.21%) HP

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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
1 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (5.13%) CloudFront
2 2 (5.13%) G Suite
2 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.13%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) SoftLayer
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) Network Security
3 14 (35.90%) DNS
4 11 (28.21%) DHCP
4 11 (28.21%) NAS
4 11 (28.21%) SAN
4 11 (28.21%) SMTP
4 11 (28.21%) SNMP
4 11 (28.21%) VoIP
5 7 (17.95%) IPsec
6 6 (15.38%) SSL
7 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (12.82%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (12.82%) DMVPN
7 5 (12.82%) FWSM
7 5 (12.82%) VPN
8 4 (10.26%) LAN
8 4 (10.26%) WAN
9 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.13%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) Firebird
6 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) WinDbg
2 2 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (28.21%) Back Office
2 9 (23.08%) Digital Economy
3 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 7 (17.95%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Security Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) SIEM Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Splunk Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Automation Architect
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Account Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) JMX
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.13%) FlexPod
2 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Information Security
2 14 (35.90%) Risk Management
3 12 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 11 (28.21%) High Availability
4 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (25.64%) ITIL
5 10 (25.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (23.08%) Regulatory Compliance
7 7 (17.95%) Presales
7 7 (17.95%) SIEM
8 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (12.82%) Information Security Management
9 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.82%) Security Management
9 5 (12.82%) Threat Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) Use Case
10 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (10.26%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (28.21%) VBScript
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) CISSP
2 15 (38.46%) CISM
3 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (30.77%) MCSE
4 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (28.21%) CCVP
6 5 (12.82%) CCSP
6 5 (12.82%) Degree
7 3 (7.69%) CISA
8 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
8 2 (5.13%) CCNA
8 2 (5.13%) VCDX
9 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.56%) PCI QSA
9 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 4 (10.26%) SSAE 16
3 3 (7.69%) GDPR
4 1 (2.56%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) ISA Server
3 3 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) vCloud
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Nessus
1 5 (12.82%) Nmap
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Nagios
3 2 (5.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Dell
2 11 (28.21%) HP
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) NetWitness
4 5 (12.82%) Qualys
4 5 (12.82%) Splunk
5 3 (7.69%) Google
6 2 (5.13%) Nimsoft
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
Reading
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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KnownFour
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago