The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 95 129
Rank change year-on-year -12 +34  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 6 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.90% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.73% 6.67% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £45,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.38% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,906
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.59%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 220 195 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.15% 13.46% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 143 133 229
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Buckinghamshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes -7 4 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £23,000 -
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 24 (92.31%) CISSP
1 24 (92.31%) CISM
2 23 (88.46%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (73.08%) Spanish Language
3 19 (73.08%) Analytics
3 19 (73.08%) Security Operations
4 18 (69.23%) SANS
4 18 (69.23%) ITIL
5 17 (65.38%) Degree
5 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
5 17 (65.38%) Dutch Language
5 17 (65.38%) French Language
5 17 (65.38%) German Language
5 17 (65.38%) Italian Language
5 17 (65.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (53.85%) SIEM
7 13 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
7 13 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
7 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
8 10 (38.46%) HTTPS
8 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 10 (38.46%) HTTP
8 10 (38.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 10 (38.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (34.62%) Use Case
9 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (34.62%) Security Management

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (38.46%) HTTP
2 10 (38.46%) HTTPS
3 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Burp Suite
1 3 (11.54%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (73.08%) Spanish Language
2 17 (65.38%) Dutch Language
2 17 (65.38%) French Language
2 17 (65.38%) German Language
2 17 (65.38%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
2 20 (76.92%) Security Analyst
3 17 (65.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (42.31%) Senior Security Analyst
5 9 (34.62%) SOC Analyst
6 8 (30.77%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (30.77%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
3 10 (38.46%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (73.08%) Analytics
2 19 (73.08%) Security Operations
3 18 (69.23%) ITIL
4 14 (53.85%) SIEM
5 13 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (38.46%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 10 (38.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
7 9 (34.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (34.62%) Security Management
7 9 (34.62%) Use Case
8 7 (26.92%) Information Security
9 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (11.54%) Big Data Analytics
10 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
10 3 (11.54%) Data Security
10 3 (11.54%) Security Patching
11 1 (3.85%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) CISM
1 24 (92.31%) CISSP
2 18 (69.23%) SANS
3 17 (65.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (65.38%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) GDPR
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
1 1 (3.85%) logstash
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
1 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
1 1 (3.85%) Qualys
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy
1 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
1 1 (3.85%) Splunk