Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 263 244
Rank change year-on-year -53 -19 +111
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 35 65 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.66% 0.94%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.63% 4.79% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 104
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £48,250 £37,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £94,400 £87,500 £81,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% +4.55%

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 1,330 1,356 1,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.01% 13.67% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,177 1,169 1,362
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,650 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £86,250 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% +9.09% -

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
London Bridge - 1 £35,000 -
PCI DSS
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (40.00%) GDPR
4 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (34.29%) CISSP
5 9 (25.71%) CISA
5 9 (25.71%) CISM
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (17.14%) SIEM
7 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
7 6 (17.14%) Fintech
7 6 (17.14%) Firewall
8 5 (14.29%) JIRA
8 5 (14.29%) OWASP
8 5 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
9 4 (11.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (11.43%) DevOps
9 4 (11.43%) Data Privacy
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.43%) VMware
9 4 (11.43%) Project Management
9 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
9 4 (11.43%) Windows
9 4 (11.43%) Python

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Confluence
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (8.57%) Serverless
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.86%) G Suite
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) PaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) OLTP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) TestRail
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Information Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.86%) Electron Framework
2 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
1 6 (17.14%) Fintech
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) VyOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (17.14%) SIEM
4 5 (14.29%) OWASP
4 5 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) Data Privacy
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.43%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Go
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CISSP
2 9 (25.71%) CISA
2 9 (25.71%) CISM
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (40.00%) GDPR
3 3 (8.57%) COBIT
3 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (2.86%) PSD2
5 1 (2.86%) QA
5 1 (2.86%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Grafana
1 1 (2.86%) Pingdom
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Terraform
1 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) Avaya
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Genesys
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Rapid7
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau