The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 118 98
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 11 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.85% 0.83% 2.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.88% 5.75% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 38
Median salary £58,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +75.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,625 £47,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £77,500 £73,750
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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 160 261 334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.43% 14.40% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128 214 323
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £23,279
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £86,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Reading

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Reading

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 11 (73.33%) Security Architecture
2 11 (73.33%) CISM
2 11 (73.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 9 (60.00%) Digital Economy
5 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) VPN
8 5 (33.33%) SSL
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Legal
8 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
8 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (33.33%) Use Case
8 5 (33.33%) Qualys
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (33.33%) IPsec
8 5 (33.33%) Nessus
8 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (33.33%) Nmap
8 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (33.33%) Presales
8 5 (33.33%) NetWitness

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (13.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 5 (33.33%) FWSM
2 5 (33.33%) IPsec
2 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (60.00%) Digital Economy
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Account Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Account Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Sales Manager
5 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 11 (73.33%) Risk Management
2 11 (73.33%) Security Architecture
3 9 (60.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Presales
5 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 5 (33.33%) SIEM
5 5 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (33.33%) Use Case
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (26.67%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Threat Management
6 4 (26.67%) Transition Management
6 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 11 (73.33%) CISM
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) CISA
5 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) SSAE 16
3 2 (13.33%) GDPR
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 22301
4 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Nessus
1 5 (33.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) NetWitness
1 5 (33.33%) Qualys
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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