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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 47 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +45  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 18 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.69% 3.93% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.18% 27.54% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 10
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +35.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,200 £54,125
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  

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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 99 138 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 14.82% 14.29% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 123 169 108
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Westerham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £60,000 - 1
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 25 (52.08%) Information Security
1 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (41.67%) CISSP
3 19 (39.58%) ISMS
4 17 (35.42%) GDPR
4 17 (35.42%) Security Monitoring
5 15 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
6 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (18.75%) CISM
7 9 (18.75%) Firewall
8 8 (16.67%) Security Operations
9 7 (14.58%) Service Design
9 7 (14.58%) Attack Monitoring
9 7 (14.58%) IT Strategy
9 7 (14.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (14.58%) Data Privacy
9 7 (14.58%) User Experience
9 7 (14.58%) Middleware
9 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (14.58%) Scrum
9 7 (14.58%) VPN
9 7 (14.58%) LAN
9 7 (14.58%) WAN
9 7 (14.58%) Oracle
9 7 (14.58%) SQL
9 7 (14.58%) UML
9 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
10 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management

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 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) SoftLayer
1 1 (2.08%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) LAN
2 7 (14.58%) VPN
2 7 (14.58%) WAN
3 4 (8.33%) SSL
4 3 (6.25%) BGP
4 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.25%) IPsec
4 3 (6.25%) Network Security
4 3 (6.25%) OSPF
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) VoIP
4 3 (6.25%) WLAN
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Analyst
2 22 (45.83%) Security Analyst
3 16 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 16 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Designer
4 7 (14.58%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (12.50%) UML Designer
5 6 (12.50%) Web Designer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Network Support
8 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.17%) Junior
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) Grails
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) Spring
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.58%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Information Security
2 19 (39.58%) ISMS
3 17 (35.42%) Security Monitoring
4 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 7 (14.58%) Attack Monitoring
6 7 (14.58%) Data Privacy
6 7 (14.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.58%) IT Strategy
6 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Service Design
6 7 (14.58%) UML
7 6 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.50%) Security Management
8 5 (10.42%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
2 1 (2.08%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) CISSP
2 9 (18.75%) CISM
3 5 (10.42%) CISA
4 3 (6.25%) CCNA
4 3 (6.25%) CCNP
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CEH
5 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (35.42%) GDPR
3 4 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (4.17%) COBIT
6 1 (2.08%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Nessus
2 1 (2.08%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
2 5 (10.42%) Cisco
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Brocade
4 3 (6.25%) F5
4 3 (6.25%) Rapid7
4 3 (6.25%) Splunk
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.17%) Progress
6 1 (2.08%) Intel
Chatham
SThree
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 5 days ago