Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 268 249
Rank change year-on-year -44 -19 +93
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 41 60 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.88% 4.12% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 120
City of London median annual salary £61,250 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.95% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £37,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £105,625 £78,750 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £53,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -8.02% -3.64%

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 1,426 1,455 1,635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.02% 14.30% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,255 1,274 1,466
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,100 £36,250 £32,875
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 August 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 21 August 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 - 2 £47,500 -
PCI DSS
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (63.41%) Information Security
2 22 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (39.02%) GDPR
4 14 (34.15%) CISSP
5 11 (26.83%) CISA
5 11 (26.83%) CISM
6 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 10 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
7 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
8 8 (19.51%) Fintech
9 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) WAN
10 6 (14.63%) LAN
10 6 (14.63%) Firewall
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (14.63%) JIRA
10 6 (14.63%) SIEM
11 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
11 5 (12.20%) OWASP
11 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 5 (12.20%) Threat Intelligence
11 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
11 5 (12.20%) VMware
11 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery

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 (2.44%) Confluence
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.44%) G Suite
4 1 (2.44%) Serverless
4 1 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
1 6 (14.63%) LAN
1 6 (14.63%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) OLTP
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) TestRail
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Publishing
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Information Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Information Security Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Security Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Information Assurance Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Principal Security Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.44%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Fintech
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) VyOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Information Security
2 10 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.63%) SIEM
5 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.20%) OWASP
5 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.20%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Data Privacy
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Security Operations
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Go
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) CISA
2 11 (26.83%) CISM
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.20%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) CRISC
6 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (53.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (39.02%) GDPR
3 3 (7.32%) ISO 22301
3 3 (7.32%) QA
3 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.88%) COBIT
4 2 (4.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (4.88%) PSD2
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (2.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Grafana
1 1 (2.44%) Pingdom
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.20%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Avaya
3 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Dell
3 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.44%) F5
3 1 (2.44%) Genesys
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) Meraki
3 1 (2.44%) Rapid7
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau