Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 265 238
Rank change year-on-year -8 -27 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 86 101 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.76% 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.34% 5.97% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 81 73 131
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,720 £43,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +9.38%

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 1357 1691 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.26% 12.80% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1312 1516
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,849 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -30 38 £65,000 +23.81%
Bedfordshire +35 32 £64,500 +22.86% 3
Cambridgeshire -23 10 £40,000 -46.67% 4
Essex +28 6 £51,750 -20.38%
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 58 (67.44%) Information Security
2 46 (53.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (38.37%) Windows
4 26 (30.23%) ITIL
5 24 (27.91%) Firewall
6 23 (26.74%) CISSP
7 22 (25.58%) Windows Server
7 22 (25.58%) GDPR
8 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (24.42%) VMware
8 21 (24.42%) ISMS
8 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (23.26%) Data Protection
9 20 (23.26%) Linux
10 19 (22.09%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (20.93%) MCSE
11 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.93%) Project Management
12 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
12 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
12 17 (19.77%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (18.60%) SaaS
13 16 (18.60%) Cisco
14 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
14 15 (17.44%) VPN
14 15 (17.44%) VoIP
14 15 (17.44%) Unix
14 15 (17.44%) SQL
14 15 (17.44%) Finance
14 15 (17.44%) VLAN

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 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (10.47%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.16%) Akamai
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.91%) Firewall
2 15 (17.44%) VLAN
2 15 (17.44%) VoIP
2 15 (17.44%) VPN
3 14 (16.28%) DNS
4 13 (15.12%) DHCP
5 12 (13.95%) SAN
6 11 (12.79%) LAN
6 11 (12.79%) WAN
7 9 (10.47%) iSCSI
7 9 (10.47%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.98%) Wireless
9 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.65%) Network Security
10 1 (1.16%) FCoE
10 1 (1.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) DTS
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Security Manager
2 14 (16.28%) Consultant
2 14 (16.28%) Information Manager
2 14 (16.28%) Information Security Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Information Security Consultant
3 13 (15.12%) Security Consultant
4 12 (13.95%) Security Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Compliance Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 9 (10.47%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Information Risk Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Information Security Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Risk Manager
6 9 (10.47%) Security Compliance Manager
7 8 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Information Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) .NET
1 3 (3.49%) REST
2 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.33%) JSON
2 2 (2.33%) SOAP
2 2 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.16%) Flash
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 7 (8.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.81%) iPad
6 2 (2.33%) Clustering
6 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.33%) iSeries
6 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.16%) Fintech
7 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.16%) Life Science
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.37%) Windows
2 22 (25.58%) Windows Server
3 20 (23.26%) Linux
4 15 (17.44%) Unix
5 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
5 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) CentOS
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) Android
7 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (67.44%) Information Security
2 26 (30.23%) ITIL
3 21 (24.42%) ISMS
4 20 (23.26%) Data Protection
5 19 (22.09%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (20.93%) Project Management
7 17 (19.77%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (16.28%) Cryptography
8 14 (16.28%) Patch Management
9 13 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (13.95%) DevOps
10 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
10 12 (13.95%) Security Architecture
11 11 (12.79%) Change Management
12 10 (11.63%) Compliance Management
12 10 (11.63%) ITIL V3
12 10 (11.63%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
12 10 (11.63%) Threat Analysis
13 9 (10.47%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.44%) SQL
3 10 (11.63%) C
4 9 (10.47%) VBScript
5 5 (5.81%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.49%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.33%) C#
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.16%) AWK
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) CISSP
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (20.93%) MCSE
4 14 (16.28%) MCSA
5 11 (12.79%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (11.63%) CISA
6 10 (11.63%) MCITP
7 8 (9.30%) CCNA
7 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (8.14%) CISM
9 6 (6.98%) CCAA
9 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (5.81%) CCA
10 5 (5.81%) MCP
11 3 (3.49%) MCTS
11 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
11 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.16%) Degree
12 1 (1.16%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (53.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (25.58%) GDPR
3 10 (11.63%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (11.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (5.81%) COBIT
4 5 (5.81%) ISO 22301
5 4 (4.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.33%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.16%) GxP
7 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.16%) PMO
7 1 (1.16%) QA
7 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (19.77%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.63%) Xen
4 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.81%) XenApp
6 2 (2.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.16%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.30%) Ansible
3 6 (6.98%) Puppet
4 5 (5.81%) SCCM
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.16%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) VMware
2 16 (18.60%) Cisco
3 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.28%) Citrix
5 9 (10.47%) HP
6 6 (6.98%) SonicWALL
6 6 (6.98%) Splunk
7 5 (5.81%) LogRhythm
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.33%) Clearswift
9 2 (2.33%) F5
9 2 (2.33%) Nokia
10 1 (1.16%) Apple
10 1 (1.16%) Brocade
10 1 (1.16%) Capita
10 1 (1.16%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.16%) OpenText
10 1 (1.16%) Tableau