Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 94 53
Rank change year-on-year +62 -41 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 9 6 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 3.37% 0.63% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 4.51% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 37
Median annual salary £34,250 £31,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.73% -47.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,750 £50,250
90th Percentile £49,225 £65,675 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33% +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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 30 133 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.24% 13.94% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 84 126
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -22.73% +29.41%
10th Percentile £27,150 £25,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £64,625 £63,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PCI DSS in Kent.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing PCI DSS in Kent over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Kent

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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
Chatham +18 5 £31,750 -60.31%
Dartford +24 2 £50,000 -
Maidstone +21 2 £41,500 +31.75% 1
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 Kent region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Data Security
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) GDPR
3 5 (55.56%) NIST
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) CRISC
3 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (55.56%) Fintech
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
3 5 (55.56%) CISM
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
5 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Officer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Information Officer
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Security
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 5 (55.56%) Fintech
2 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) ISMS
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISA
1 5 (55.56%) CISM
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) CRISC
2 2 (22.22%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (77.78%) GDPR
3 5 (55.56%) NIST
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) VMware