Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 171 142
Rank change year-on-year +42 -29 +43
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 72 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.76% 0.85% 1.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 6.62% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 69 35 52
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +20.93% +2.38%
10th Percentile £39,500 £49,000 £41,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +9.09% +0.92%

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 468 529 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.42% 12.91% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 366 439 495
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,500 £67,500
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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Stevenage - 21 £47,500 - 1
Watford +12 12 £60,000 -7.69%
Hatfield -3 7 £47,500 -32.14%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £72,000 - 1
Ware - 6 £30,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -6 1 £57,500 -11.54%
PCI DSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (65.28%) GDPR
2 46 (63.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (62.50%) Information Security
4 38 (52.78%) SIEM
5 33 (45.83%) Firewall
6 30 (41.67%) Windows
7 27 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
8 26 (36.11%) Network Security
9 23 (31.94%) Linux
10 22 (30.56%) CISSP
10 22 (30.56%) CISM
10 22 (30.56%) Security Operations
10 22 (30.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 21 (29.17%) Computer Science Degree
11 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
11 21 (29.17%) Degree
12 20 (27.78%) Unix
13 18 (25.00%) SaaS
14 17 (23.61%) Patch Management
15 16 (22.22%) LogRhythm
15 16 (22.22%) Cryptography
16 15 (20.83%) ITIL
17 14 (19.44%) ISO 22301
18 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
18 12 (16.67%) CRISC
19 11 (15.28%) Proactive Monitoring
19 11 (15.28%) VMware
19 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
20 10 (13.89%) COBIT
20 10 (13.89%) Finance

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 4 (5.56%) Apache
1 4 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) SaaS
2 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) Office 365
4 3 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.83%) Firewall
2 26 (36.11%) Network Security
3 6 (8.33%) BIG-IP
3 6 (8.33%) FTP
4 5 (6.94%) DNS
5 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.17%) VLAN
5 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.78%) FabricPath
6 2 (2.78%) Skype
6 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.39%) DMZ
7 1 (1.39%) IPsec
7 1 (1.39%) LAN
7 1 (1.39%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 16 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 16 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 16 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 13 (18.06%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.56%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Security Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Information Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 4 (5.56%) Node.js
1 4 (5.56%) React
2 2 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (1.39%) OAuth
3 1 (1.39%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.39%) OpenID
3 1 (1.39%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.94%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.56%) PMI
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Linux
3 20 (27.78%) Unix
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.56%) CentOS
5 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.17%) Android
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Information Security
2 38 (52.78%) SIEM
3 27 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (30.56%) Security Operations
5 17 (23.61%) Patch Management
6 16 (22.22%) Cryptography
7 15 (20.83%) ITIL
8 11 (15.28%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (9.72%) ISMS
10 6 (8.33%) Change Management
10 6 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.94%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (6.94%) Network Virtualisation
11 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
12 4 (5.56%) Cloud Operations
12 4 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.56%) Java
2 4 (5.56%) PHP
3 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) CISM
1 22 (30.56%) CISSP
2 21 (29.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (29.17%) Degree
3 12 (16.67%) CRISC
4 9 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.72%) CCNA
6 6 (8.33%) MCP
7 4 (5.56%) CISA
7 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.17%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.78%) CCIE
9 2 (2.78%) CCIE Security
9 2 (2.78%) CCNP
9 2 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.78%) GSLC
10 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (65.28%) GDPR
2 46 (63.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (19.44%) ISO 22301
4 10 (13.89%) COBIT
5 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.94%) vSphere
4 4 (5.56%) VMware NSX
5 3 (4.17%) Docker
6 2 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Terraform
2 5 (6.94%) vRealize
2 5 (6.94%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 3 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (4.17%) HAProxy
3 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.17%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.78%) Grafana
4 2 (2.78%) SCCM
4 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.39%) Nagios
5 1 (1.39%) Nessus
5 1 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) LogRhythm
2 11 (15.28%) VMware
3 10 (13.89%) F5
4 5 (6.94%) Cisco
4 5 (6.94%) Sophos
5 4 (5.56%) Forcepoint
5 4 (5.56%) Percona
5 4 (5.56%) Splunk
6 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.17%) Google
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) CommVault
7 2 (2.78%) EXTOL
7 2 (2.78%) HP
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.78%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) Zscaler
8 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto