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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 121 124 157
Rank change year-on-year +3 +33  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 19 34 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.88% 1.32% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.12% 8.42% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 3
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £90,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.61% +5.00%  

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 267 404 351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 12.31% 15.71% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 223 277 261
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -4 12 £70,000 -13.84%
Hatfield +33 4 - - 1
Watford -1 3 £60,000 +4.34%
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (56.67%) CISSP
3 14 (46.67%) Firewall
4 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Network Security
5 10 (33.33%) CISM
6 9 (30.00%) GIAC
6 9 (30.00%) Information Security
6 9 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (30.00%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) Cisco
7 8 (26.67%) CEH
7 8 (26.67%) Retail
7 8 (26.67%) GSEC
7 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (23.33%) Presales
8 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (23.33%) Sourcefire
8 7 (23.33%) Computacenter
8 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Splunk
9 6 (20.00%) SIEM
10 5 (16.67%) SANS
10 5 (16.67%) EPoS
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.67%) CCNP

PCI DSS
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 10 (33.33%) Network Security
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) SMTP
4 3 (10.00%) SNMP
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.33%) DMZ
5 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.33%) IPsec
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
1 9 (30.00%) Information Analyst
1 9 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 9 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Network Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Security Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Security Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) EPoS
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (30.00%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Presales
4 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Change Control
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) People Management
8 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (10.00%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) CISSP
2 10 (33.33%) CISM
3 9 (30.00%) GIAC
4 8 (26.67%) CEH
4 8 (26.67%) GSEC
5 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) CCNP
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (16.67%) SANS
7 4 (13.33%) CCDP
7 4 (13.33%) CCIE
7 4 (13.33%) CCSE
7 4 (13.33%) CISA
8 3 (10.00%) ISACA
9 2 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (6.67%) CLAS
9 2 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.33%) GPG13
3 3 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (6.67%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (6.67%) JSP 440
4 2 (6.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) QRadar
1 3 (10.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (23.33%) Computacenter
2 7 (23.33%) Sourcefire
3 6 (20.00%) Splunk
4 3 (10.00%) AlgoSec
4 3 (10.00%) CyberArk
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) FireEye
4 3 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (10.00%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Intel
4 3 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (10.00%) Lancope
4 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) Symantec
4 3 (10.00%) Trend Micro
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago