Period
to 24 June 2018

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 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 173 157
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +49
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 56 39 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.22% 0.91% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.13% 6.98% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 43
Hertfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.31% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,000 £53,750 £45,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,000 £94,000
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 553 559 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.08% 13.07% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 444 469 515
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,225 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 6 months to 24 June 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
Watford +29 23 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage - 18 £47,500 - 3
Hatfield -13 10 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £60,000 -
PCI DSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 45 (80.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (55.36%) Information Security
3 29 (51.79%) Firewall
4 27 (48.21%) Network Security
5 24 (42.86%) GDPR
6 21 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
7 18 (32.14%) SIEM
8 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
8 17 (30.36%) Degree
8 17 (30.36%) Security Operations Centre
8 17 (30.36%) Security Operations
8 17 (30.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
10 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 14 (25.00%) VMware
11 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (17.86%) Windows
12 10 (17.86%) SaaS
12 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (16.07%) Linux
13 9 (16.07%) Sophos
13 9 (16.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
14 8 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (14.29%) MCSE
14 8 (14.29%) MCSA
14 8 (14.29%) DHCP
14 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 8 (14.29%) DNS

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) SaaS
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) Firewall
2 27 (48.21%) Network Security
3 8 (14.29%) DHCP
3 8 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.79%) DMZ
6 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.79%) IPsec
6 1 (1.79%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.79%) VLAN
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (3.57%) GIS
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 12 (21.43%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Consultant
3 11 (19.64%) Security Consultant
4 10 (17.86%) Security Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Information Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Network Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
1 17 (30.36%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Information Security
2 21 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (32.14%) SIEM
4 17 (30.36%) Security Operations
5 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
6 8 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
6 8 (14.29%) DevOps
6 8 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) Information Management
7 7 (12.50%) Change Control
7 7 (12.50%) ISMS
7 7 (12.50%) ITIL
7 7 (12.50%) Presales
7 7 (12.50%) Security Patching
8 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.93%) Information Security Management
9 5 (8.93%) Security Management
10 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) MCITP
2 8 (14.29%) MCSA
2 8 (14.29%) MCSE
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.14%) CISM
4 4 (7.14%) CISSP
4 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.36%) PCI QSA
6 2 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (3.57%) GSLC
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) CISA
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (80.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (42.86%) GDPR
3 9 (16.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.29%) Xen
3 5 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Ansible
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.36%) Nagios
3 3 (5.36%) Nessus
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) CheckPoint
2 14 (25.00%) VMware
3 9 (16.07%) Sophos
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.50%) Juniper
5 7 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 6 (10.71%) F5
6 6 (10.71%) McAfee
6 6 (10.71%) Symantec
7 3 (5.36%) Zscaler
8 1 (1.79%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Sun