Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 224 184
Rank change year-on-year -14 -40 -33
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 25 42 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.63% 1.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.56% 5.67% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 124
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,750 £57,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.88% +6.11% +4.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £46,125 £43,900
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% - +10.00%

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 975 741 1,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.57% 11.16% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 711 549 1,168
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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
Maidenhead -36 9 £62,500 -10.71%
Reading +11 8 £35,000 -39.66%
Wokingham - 4 £52,500 - 1
Slough +1 2 £85,000 +70.00% 1
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (40.00%) CISSP
3 10 (40.00%) GDPR
4 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) CISM
5 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) Logistics
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.00%) Legal
8 4 (16.00%) People Management
8 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
8 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) PMO
8 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (12.00%) HP ALM
9 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Route 53
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (4.00%) IMAP
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Information Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Information
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Head of Security
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) W3C
4 2 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) SUSE
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (20.00%) Logistics
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) People Management
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) SIEM
6 3 (12.00%) Test Management
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) V-Model
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CISSP
2 9 (36.00%) CISM
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (8.00%) CISA
6 2 (8.00%) GIAC
6 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (8.00%) PMP
6 2 (8.00%) SANS
7 1 (4.00%) CEH
7 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (4.00%) CRISC
7 1 (4.00%) GCIH
7 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.00%) PCI QSA
7 1 (4.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (40.00%) GDPR
3 4 (16.00%) PMO
4 2 (8.00%) QA
5 1 (4.00%) COBIT
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (4.00%) NIST 800
5 1 (4.00%) PSD2
5 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.00%) Consul
2 1 (4.00%) Packer
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco
1 3 (12.00%) HP
1 3 (12.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Capita
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) ForeScout
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle