Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 286 279
Rank change year-on-year -19 -7 -44
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 29 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.29% 4.62% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 67 53
City of London median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% +37.93% -14.71%
10th Percentile £42,700 £47,000 £36,350
90th Percentile £92,000 £111,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -1.96%

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,267 1,473 1,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.51% 13.21% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 1,345 1,269
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in the City of London

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the City of London

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the City of London

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Moorgate - 2 £40,000 -
PCI DSS
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 17 (58.62%) Information Security
2 13 (44.83%) CISSP
3 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (37.93%) CISM
5 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (34.48%) NIST
6 8 (27.59%) Microservices
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
7 7 (24.14%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (24.14%) Web Services
8 6 (20.69%) Front Office
8 6 (20.69%) REST
8 6 (20.69%) CRISC
8 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
8 6 (20.69%) Big Data
8 6 (20.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (20.69%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (20.69%) Epics
8 6 (20.69%) Technical Debt
9 5 (17.24%) GDPR
9 5 (17.24%) Banking
9 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Legal
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) CISA
10 4 (13.79%) Firewall

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.45%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 6 (20.69%) Front Office
3 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Hindi Language
5 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Lead Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Payments Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Payments Solutions Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.45%) JPA
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Security
3 1 (3.45%) Struts
3 1 (3.45%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Information Security
2 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (27.59%) Microservices
4 7 (24.14%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (20.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Epics
5 6 (20.69%) Machine Learning
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Debt
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Security Operations
7 4 (13.79%) SIEM
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security Governance
8 3 (10.34%) OWASP
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) CISSP
2 11 (37.93%) CISM
3 6 (20.69%) CRISC
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (13.79%) CISA
6 3 (10.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (10.34%) CCSP
6 3 (10.34%) CSSLP
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) CCIE
7 2 (6.90%) CCIE Security
7 2 (6.90%) CCNA
7 2 (6.90%) CCNP
7 2 (6.90%) OSCE
7 2 (6.90%) OSWP
7 2 (6.90%) SSCP
8 1 (3.45%) FFIEC
8 1 (3.45%) GIAC
8 1 (3.45%) GSEC
8 1 (3.45%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (34.48%) NIST
2 5 (17.24%) GDPR
3 4 (13.79%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.45%) COBIT
5 1 (3.45%) GLBA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) HP
1 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
1 2 (6.90%) ProCurve
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Darktrace
2 1 (3.45%) Qualys
2 1 (3.45%) Splunk