Period
to 15 October 2019

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

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 239 268
Rank change year-on-year +59 +29 -5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 90 104 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.30% 0.98% 0.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.26% 8.06% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 86
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% -16.28% +17.27%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £42,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,089 1,291 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.78% 12.11% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 773 900 1,011
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,281 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in the East of England

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the East of England

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the East of England

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Hertfordshire +54 68 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Bedfordshire +13 20 £55,000 +1.85% 3
Essex - 1 £50,000 - 2
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 -
PCI DSS
England

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

1 54 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (55.56%) Information Security
3 35 (38.89%) Azure
4 33 (36.67%) Finance
5 30 (33.33%) Windows
6 29 (32.22%) Security Management
7 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
8 27 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 26 (28.89%) Security Operations
10 25 (27.78%) CISSP
11 24 (26.67%) AWS
12 23 (25.56%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (24.44%) Cyber Essentials
14 21 (23.33%) Firewall
15 20 (22.22%) Cisco
15 20 (22.22%) Linux
15 20 (22.22%) ITIL
15 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
15 20 (22.22%) ISMS
16 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
16 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
16 19 (21.11%) COBIT
17 18 (20.00%) Qualys
17 18 (20.00%) CISM
17 18 (20.00%) SCCM
17 18 (20.00%) GDPR
17 18 (20.00%) SCOrch
18 17 (18.89%) Vulnerability Management
18 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 35 (38.89%) Azure
2 24 (26.67%) AWS
3 12 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (12.22%) Office 365
5 6 (6.67%) OneDrive
5 6 (6.67%) OpenShift
5 6 (6.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.11%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.33%) Firewall
2 14 (15.56%) BIG-IP
3 11 (12.22%) Network Security
4 9 (10.00%) DNS
4 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.00%) VPN
5 8 (8.89%) BGP
5 8 (8.89%) EIGRP
5 8 (8.89%) GLBP
5 8 (8.89%) HSRP
5 8 (8.89%) HTTP
5 8 (8.89%) IPsec
5 8 (8.89%) OSPF
5 8 (8.89%) SSL
5 8 (8.89%) Wireless
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (6.67%) FabricPath
6 6 (6.67%) VLAN
7 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (4.44%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (36.67%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.44%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Consultant
2 17 (18.89%) Security Engineer
3 14 (15.56%) Security Consultant
4 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 11 (12.22%) Information Manager
5 11 (12.22%) Information Security Manager
5 11 (12.22%) Security Manager
6 10 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (10.00%) Information Officer
7 9 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
7 9 (10.00%) Security Officer
8 8 (8.89%) Network Engineer
8 8 (8.89%) Reliability Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Leader
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) IT Consultant
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) OAuth
1 4 (4.44%) OAuth2
1 4 (4.44%) OpenID
1 4 (4.44%) XACML
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.11%) PKI
4 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (22.22%) Linux
2 20 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.11%) CentOS
6 7 (7.78%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.67%) SUSE
8 3 (3.33%) Debian
8 3 (3.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) Information Security
2 29 (32.22%) Security Management
3 26 (28.89%) Security Operations
4 23 (25.56%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (22.22%) ISMS
5 20 (22.22%) ITIL
6 17 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (17.78%) Identity Management
7 16 (17.78%) Information Security Management
8 15 (16.67%) DevOps
8 15 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 15 (16.67%) Service Management
9 14 (15.56%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (14.44%) Patch Management
10 13 (14.44%) Risk Management
11 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (12.22%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (12.22%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.00%) Python
3 8 (8.89%) Java
4 6 (6.67%) Ruby
4 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) CISSP
2 18 (20.00%) CISM
3 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (11.11%) CCNA
4 10 (11.11%) CEH
4 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.67%) CISA
5 6 (6.67%) Degree
5 6 (6.67%) GSLC
5 6 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.44%) CREST Certified
6 4 (4.44%) FFIEC
6 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (3.33%) CCSP
7 3 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.22%) CCNP
8 2 (2.22%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 22 (24.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 19 (21.11%) COBIT
5 18 (20.00%) GDPR
6 14 (15.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (14.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (11.11%) HIPAA
9 4 (4.44%) ISO 22301
9 4 (4.44%) ISO 9001
9 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (4.44%) ITGC
9 4 (4.44%) NIST
10 2 (2.22%) NCSC
10 2 (2.22%) QA
11 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (1.11%) ISO 8583
11 1 (1.11%) PA-DSS
11 1 (1.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.89%) Docker
5 7 (7.78%) VMware NSX
6 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 6 (6.67%) KVM
6 6 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) SCCM
1 18 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 13 (14.44%) Nessus
3 10 (11.11%) CASB
3 10 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (10.00%) Puppet
5 8 (8.89%) Kubernetes
6 7 (7.78%) Ansible
6 7 (7.78%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (7.78%) Terraform
7 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.67%) SCOM
7 6 (6.67%) vRealize
8 3 (3.33%) Nagios
8 3 (3.33%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.22%) Cisco
3 18 (20.00%) Qualys
4 15 (16.67%) F5
5 12 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 10 (11.11%) McAfee
6 10 (11.11%) Symantec
6 10 (11.11%) Trend Micro
6 10 (11.11%) VMware
7 8 (8.89%) Meraki
8 6 (6.67%) Veracode
9 5 (5.56%) Google
10 3 (3.33%) IBM
10 3 (3.33%) New Relic
11 2 (2.22%) Axiomatics
11 2 (2.22%) Ping Identity
11 2 (2.22%) Twobo
12 1 (1.11%) Avaya
12 1 (1.11%) HP
12 1 (1.11%) Oracle