Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 112 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 10 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.75% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.55% 5.22% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -36.59% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £27,750 £42,250
90th Percentile £49,700 £42,000 £54,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -26.09% +27.78% -10.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 117 134 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.78% 9.96% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 111
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Somerset

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Somerset

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Taunton - 8 £40,000 -
Bath -12 2 £48,250 +48.46%
PCI DSS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (80.00%) ISO 22301
2 5 (50.00%) Law
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 5 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SMS
4 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
6 1 (10.00%) High Availability
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SMS
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Flink
1 1 (10.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 7 (70.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Groovy
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO 22301
1 8 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (10.00%) Gluster
1 1 (10.00%) iptables
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Check_MK
3 1 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (10.00%) Graylog
3 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Infobright
1 1 (10.00%) New Relic
1 1 (10.00%) PagerDuty
1 1 (10.00%) Qualys
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk
1 1 (10.00%) VMware