The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 114 136
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 21 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.00% 1.47% 1.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.27% 11.18% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 15
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 289 304 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 13.77% 13.15% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 243 234 240
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +7 9 £65,000 -13.33% 2
Hatfield +3 7 £70,000 - 2
Hertford - 4 £55,000 -
PCI DSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 17 (44.74%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Information Security
4 16 (42.11%) CISSP
5 12 (31.58%) Service Delivery
6 11 (28.95%) Retail
6 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) EPoS
9 8 (21.05%) Finance
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco
9 8 (21.05%) Presales
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (18.42%) Network Security
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 6 (15.79%) Security Management
11 6 (15.79%) Project Management
11 6 (15.79%) CISA
11 6 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (15.79%) Security Operations
12 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
12 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (13.16%) CISM
12 5 (13.16%) CCNP

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Network Security
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.53%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) VLAN
4 4 (10.53%) VPN
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
5 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) VoIP
5 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.63%) DMZ
6 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.63%) IPsec
6 1 (2.63%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.63%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (28.95%) Retail
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Consultant
2 10 (26.32%) Security Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Security Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Information Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Operational Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Principal Security Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) EPoS
2 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 12 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 10 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Presales
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
6 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Security Management
7 6 (15.79%) Security Operations
8 5 (13.16%) IT Strategy
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (10.53%) Validation
10 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) CISSP
2 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (15.79%) CISA
6 5 (13.16%) CCNP
6 5 (13.16%) CISM
7 4 (10.53%) CCDP
7 4 (10.53%) CCIE
7 4 (10.53%) CCSE
8 3 (7.89%) CCAA
8 3 (7.89%) CCNA
8 3 (7.89%) CEH
8 3 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (7.89%) GIAC
8 3 (7.89%) GSEC
8 3 (7.89%) MCSA
8 3 (7.89%) MCSE
8 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (10.53%) GPG13
3 4 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (5.26%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (5.26%) JSP 440
5 2 (5.26%) RMADS
6 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.53%) Computacenter
2 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) SonicWALL
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago