Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 72 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +24
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 14 12 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.80% 1.37% 3.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.96% 10.62% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 47
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £37,500 £67,125 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year - +8.37% -3.33%

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 108 113 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.90% 12.87% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77 103 141
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £63,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Kent

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Kent over the 6 months to 21 February 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 February 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
Dartford - 8 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 5 £31,500 -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) SOAP
1 8 (57.14%) XML
1 8 (57.14%) OO
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) JSON
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) Laravel
1 8 (57.14%) HTML5
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
3 5 (35.71%) Telnet
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) MCSA
3 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
3 5 (35.71%) SMTP
3 5 (35.71%) DHCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (35.71%) G Suite
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
1 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
1 5 (35.71%) NAS
1 5 (35.71%) SMTP
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) Telnet
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) PHP Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) HTML5
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
1 8 (57.14%) JSON
1 8 (57.14%) Laravel
1 8 (57.14%) SOAP
1 8 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCP
1 5 (35.71%) MCSA
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
1 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Spiceworks
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) VMware