Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England > London
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 374 428 427
Rank change year-on-year +54 -1 -77
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 92 335 453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.09% 4.96% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 91 276 395
Median annual salary £65,000 £69,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% -0.36% +12.90%
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £47,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +1.77%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,249 6,749 8,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.27% 12.27% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,839 5,265 6,731
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in London

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in London

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PCI DSS in London over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in London

PCI DSS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the London region over the 6 months to 29 October 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
Central London +98 9 £57,569 -25.72% 4
West London +77 3 £77,500 +40.91% 1
South London +46 1 £52,500 +23.53%
East London - 1 £60,000 -
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 London region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 54 (58.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (52.17%) Information Security
3 38 (41.30%) Cybersecurity
4 29 (31.52%) Finance
5 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (29.35%) GDPR
6 26 (28.26%) CISSP
6 26 (28.26%) AWS
7 25 (27.17%) NIST
8 21 (22.83%) Azure
9 19 (20.65%) Degree
9 19 (20.65%) CISM
10 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
10 18 (19.57%) DevOps
11 17 (18.48%) Firewall
11 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
12 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
13 15 (16.30%) Risk Management
14 14 (15.22%) ITIL
14 14 (15.22%) Python
14 14 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (15.22%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (15.22%) Cyber Essentials
15 13 (14.13%) Fintech
15 13 (14.13%) SIEM
15 13 (14.13%) OWASP
16 12 (13.04%) Legal
16 12 (13.04%) Security Architecture
16 12 (13.04%) Cloud Native
17 11 (11.96%) Go

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.09%) Drupal
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) AWS
2 21 (22.83%) Azure
3 9 (9.78%) GCP
4 4 (4.35%) SaaS
5 3 (3.26%) AWS CodeBuild
5 3 (3.26%) AWS CodePipeline
5 3 (3.26%) npm
5 3 (3.26%) Office 365
5 3 (3.26%) Serverless
5 3 (3.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.09%) Akamai
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.09%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.09%) G Suite
7 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) Firewall
2 5 (5.43%) HTTP
2 5 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.35%) Network Security
4 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.17%) LAN
5 2 (2.17%) SSL
5 2 (2.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.09%) IPsec
6 1 (1.09%) VLAN
6 1 (1.09%) VoIP
6 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) Redis
2 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.17%) Big Data
3 2 (2.17%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.26%) Chocolatey
2 3 (3.26%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.17%) Ant
3 2 (2.17%) JUnit
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Legal
3 8 (8.70%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Games
5 4 (4.35%) Marketing
5 4 (4.35%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.26%) Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Electronics
6 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.17%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Police
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Security Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Consultant
3 12 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Security Consultant
5 8 (8.70%) Security Specialist
6 7 (7.61%) Analyst
6 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Security Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 4 (4.35%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.35%) IT Security Specialist
10 3 (3.26%) Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Cloud Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Principal Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Risk Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.17%) J2EE
2 2 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (2.17%) Spring
2 2 (2.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.09%) Material Design
3 1 (1.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) React
3 1 (1.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.04%) Cloud Native
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (2.17%) Cyberattack
8 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (1.09%) iPad
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) Windows
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) CentOS
5 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) MVS
6 1 (1.09%) Unix
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) Information Security
2 38 (41.30%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.57%) Data Protection
4 18 (19.57%) DevOps
5 15 (16.30%) Risk Management
6 14 (15.22%) ITIL
6 14 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (15.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (14.13%) Fintech
7 13 (14.13%) OWASP
7 13 (14.13%) SIEM
8 12 (13.04%) Security Architecture
9 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.87%) Security Management
10 10 (10.87%) Threat Intelligence
11 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
11 9 (9.78%) Data Security
11 9 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.70%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.22%) Python
2 11 (11.96%) Go
3 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.52%) Java
5 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.26%) SQL
6 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) CISSP
2 19 (20.65%) CISM
2 19 (20.65%) Degree
3 9 (9.78%) OSCP
4 8 (8.70%) CISA
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.52%) CRISC
7 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.35%) CEH
8 4 (4.35%) DBS Check
9 3 (3.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.26%) GPEN
9 3 (3.26%) OSCE
9 3 (3.26%) PCI QSA
9 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.17%) ACCA
10 2 (2.17%) CCNP
10 2 (2.17%) CREST Certified
10 2 (2.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (58.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (29.35%) GDPR
3 25 (27.17%) NIST
4 14 (15.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (9.78%) COBIT
6 5 (5.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (5.43%) ISO 31000
7 4 (4.35%) ISO 22301
7 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (4.35%) NCSC
7 4 (4.35%) QA
7 4 (4.35%) SLA
8 3 (3.26%) BS7799
8 3 (3.26%) GLBA
8 3 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (2.17%) NIST 800
10 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (1.09%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Docker
3 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.52%) Terraform
3 4 (4.35%) Ansible
3 4 (4.35%) Prometheus
3 4 (4.35%) Puppet
4 3 (3.26%) CASB
4 3 (3.26%) Consul
4 3 (3.26%) linkerd
4 3 (3.26%) yum
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.17%) SCCM
6 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.09%) Grafana
6 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.09%) RSA Archer
6 1 (1.09%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (1.09%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 1 (1.09%) TrustSec
6 1 (1.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.61%) SAP
3 4 (4.35%) Unisys
4 3 (3.26%) Google
4 3 (3.26%) Intel
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Splunk
6 1 (1.09%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix
6 1 (1.09%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee
6 1 (1.09%) Meraki
6 1 (1.09%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.09%) Symantec
6 1 (1.09%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) Zscaler