Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 222 262
Rank change year-on-year -68 +40 +32
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 287 557 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 1.46% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.10% 10.43% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 491 484
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 3542 5340 5673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.84% 14.03% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2814 4287 4460
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,479 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in the South East

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the South East

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the South East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the South East

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Thames Valley -4 103 £55,000 - 7
Hampshire +21 67 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Surrey -23 62 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Kent -17 46 £43,000 -18.10% 1
Berkshire -45 42 £60,750 +6.11% 5
Oxfordshire +49 41 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 20 £55,000 - 2
East Sussex +25 10 £44,000 -34.81% 1
West Sussex -25 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Middlesex -2 1 £85,000 +65.85%
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 South East region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 168 (58.54%) Information Security
2 167 (58.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 115 (40.07%) CISSP
4 89 (31.01%) Cybersecurity
5 88 (30.66%) CISM
6 82 (28.57%) ITIL
7 72 (25.09%) Firewall
7 72 (25.09%) Penetration Testing
8 65 (22.65%) Degree
9 58 (20.21%) Windows
10 52 (18.12%) Finance
11 51 (17.77%) Linux
12 48 (16.72%) SQL
13 46 (16.03%) Risk Management
14 43 (14.98%) Microsoft
15 41 (14.29%) Management Information System
16 40 (13.94%) Security Management
16 40 (13.94%) Cisco
16 40 (13.94%) Business Development
16 40 (13.94%) ISMS
16 40 (13.94%) Vulnerability Management
17 39 (13.59%) Security Operations
18 38 (13.24%) Data Protection
18 38 (13.24%) Active Directory
18 38 (13.24%) CISA
19 37 (12.89%) GDPR
20 36 (12.54%) SQL Server
20 36 (12.54%) SIEM
20 36 (12.54%) ITIL V3
20 36 (12.54%) Security Architecture

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (8.36%) IIS
2 8 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.39%) Apache
6 3 (1.05%) JBoss
7 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
1 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.44%) SaaS
4 6 (2.09%) IaaS
4 6 (2.09%) PaaS
5 5 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.05%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.70%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.70%) G Suite
7 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.70%) Office 365
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 72 (25.09%) Firewall
2 33 (11.50%) TCP/IP
3 22 (7.67%) DNS
3 22 (7.67%) Network Security
4 20 (6.97%) WAN
5 19 (6.62%) LAN
6 16 (5.57%) VPN
7 14 (4.88%) DHCP
7 14 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (4.18%) Internet
8 12 (4.18%) SSL
9 11 (3.83%) IPsec
9 11 (3.83%) SAN
9 11 (3.83%) SNMP
10 10 (3.48%) VoIP
11 8 (2.79%) HTTP
12 7 (2.44%) BGP
12 7 (2.44%) NAS
12 7 (2.44%) SMTP
13 6 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.18%) RDBMS
3 12 (4.18%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.79%) Redis
6 8 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.44%) MySQL
7 7 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.74%) Big Data
9 4 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.35%) Firebird
12 1 (0.35%) Maltego
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.44%) WinDbg
2 4 (1.39%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.39%) Metasploit
3 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (18.12%) Finance
2 15 (5.23%) Retail
3 14 (4.88%) Banking
4 13 (4.53%) Legal
4 13 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.18%) Spanish Language
6 9 (3.14%) Digital Economy
6 9 (3.14%) Dutch Language
6 9 (3.14%) French Language
6 9 (3.14%) German Language
6 9 (3.14%) Italian Language
7 8 (2.79%) Back Office
8 5 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (24.39%) Analyst
2 61 (21.25%) Security Analyst
3 31 (10.80%) Business Development Manager
3 31 (10.80%) Business Manager
3 31 (10.80%) Development Manager
4 30 (10.45%) Consultant
4 30 (10.45%) Information Analyst
5 28 (9.76%) Architect
5 28 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 18 (6.27%) Security Consultant
6 18 (6.27%) Security Manager
7 17 (5.92%) IT Analyst
8 16 (5.57%) IT Security Analyst
9 15 (5.23%) Information Security Manager
9 15 (5.23%) Security Architect
10 14 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (4.88%) Senior Security Analyst
11 13 (4.53%) Information Manager
12 12 (4.18%) Applications Support
12 12 (4.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.44%) Web Services
2 5 (1.74%) CSS
2 5 (1.74%) Middleware
3 3 (1.05%) .NET
3 3 (1.05%) Java SE
3 3 (1.05%) JSON
3 3 (1.05%) XML
4 2 (0.70%) Ajax
4 2 (0.70%) HTML
4 2 (0.70%) HTML5
4 2 (0.70%) jQuery
4 2 (0.70%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.70%) SOAP
4 2 (0.70%) WinForms
5 1 (0.35%) JMX
5 1 (0.35%) LAMP
5 1 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.35%) Spring
5 1 (0.35%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 28 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.57%) Cyberthreat
5 15 (5.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.53%) Cyber Defence
6 13 (4.53%) PKI
7 12 (4.18%) Cyber Attack
8 11 (3.83%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (3.14%) Driving Licence
9 9 (3.14%) User Experience
10 8 (2.79%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.79%) EPoS
10 8 (2.79%) Smart Meter
11 6 (2.09%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 6 (2.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.74%) Clustering
13 3 (1.05%) Replication
14 2 (0.70%) CESG
14 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.21%) Windows
2 51 (17.77%) Linux
3 19 (6.62%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.57%) Unix
5 15 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.48%) Ubuntu
8 9 (3.14%) Android
8 9 (3.14%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.79%) CentOS
10 4 (1.39%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.35%) AIX
11 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (58.54%) Information Security
2 89 (31.01%) Cybersecurity
3 82 (28.57%) ITIL
4 72 (25.09%) Penetration Testing
5 46 (16.03%) Risk Management
6 40 (13.94%) Business Development
6 40 (13.94%) ISMS
6 40 (13.94%) Security Management
6 40 (13.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 39 (13.59%) Security Operations
8 38 (13.24%) Data Protection
9 36 (12.54%) ITIL V3
9 36 (12.54%) Security Architecture
9 36 (12.54%) SIEM
10 33 (11.50%) Risk Assessment
11 29 (10.10%) Security Monitoring
12 24 (8.36%) Information Security Management
12 24 (8.36%) Project Management
13 22 (7.67%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (7.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.72%) SQL
2 20 (6.97%) Java
3 19 (6.62%) PowerShell
4 16 (5.57%) Python
5 13 (4.53%) Ruby
6 10 (3.48%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.48%) Perl
7 9 (3.14%) C
7 9 (3.14%) C++
8 7 (2.44%) VBScript
9 6 (2.09%) PHP
10 5 (1.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 115 (40.07%) CISSP
2 88 (30.66%) CISM
3 65 (22.65%) Degree
4 38 (13.24%) CISA
5 30 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (7.67%) CCNP
7 18 (6.27%) MCSE
7 18 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (4.53%) CCNA
10 12 (4.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 12 (4.18%) Security Cleared
11 11 (3.83%) SANS
11 11 (3.83%) SC Cleared
12 10 (3.48%) IISP
13 9 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (2.79%) RHCE
14 8 (2.79%) RHCSA
15 7 (2.44%) CCVP
15 7 (2.44%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (58.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 37 (12.89%) GDPR
3 23 (8.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 18 (6.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 18 (6.27%) SLA
5 14 (4.88%) ISO 9001
6 12 (4.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (3.83%) ISO 22301
8 9 (3.14%) COBIT
9 8 (2.79%) SSAE 16
10 7 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (2.09%) ISO 31000
11 6 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 4 (1.39%) NIST 800
13 3 (1.05%) QA
14 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.70%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.70%) PMO
14 2 (0.70%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.35%) SAS 70
System Software
1 38 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.18%) vSphere
4 10 (3.48%) Docker
4 10 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.44%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.70%) vCloud
6 2 (0.70%) Xen
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.48%) Nessus
3 7 (2.44%) FortiGate
3 7 (2.44%) Pingdom
4 6 (2.09%) Nagios
5 5 (1.74%) Nmap
5 5 (1.74%) Puppet
6 4 (1.39%) Ansible
6 4 (1.39%) WSUS
7 3 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.05%) Opsview
7 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (1.05%) vMotion
7 3 (1.05%) vRealize
7 3 (1.05%) WMI
8 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.35%) CSIRT
8 1 (0.35%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.35%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.94%) Cisco
3 33 (11.50%) VMware
4 17 (5.92%) Oracle
5 13 (4.53%) CheckPoint
6 12 (4.18%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.18%) Splunk
7 9 (3.14%) Qualys
7 9 (3.14%) Sun
8 8 (2.79%) IBM
9 7 (2.44%) Dell
9 7 (2.44%) HP
9 7 (2.44%) New Relic
10 6 (2.09%) F5
10 6 (2.09%) Juniper
11 5 (1.74%) NetWitness
12 4 (1.39%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (1.05%) Brocade
13 3 (1.05%) Google
13 3 (1.05%) Rapid7
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
SidTech Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum Great package with training and progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Westerham
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent bens
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Buckingham
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago