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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 222 228
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 143 274 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 1.42% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.41% 9.59% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 112 246 214
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

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 1700 2857 2894
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 11.47% 14.76% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 2329 2260
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Kent +22 40 £42,500 -19.04% 7
Hampshire +8 30 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Surrey -1 28 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Berkshire -2 27 £67,500 +28.57% 5
Oxfordshire +19 14 £55,000 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £55,000 +10.00% 1
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 109 (43.08%) Information Security
2 101 (39.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 98 (38.74%) ITIL
4 92 (36.36%) CISSP
5 66 (26.09%) CISM
6 54 (21.34%) SQL
7 52 (20.55%) Degree
8 51 (20.16%) Firewall
9 49 (19.37%) SQL Server
10 47 (18.58%) Cybersecurity
11 41 (16.21%) Microsoft
12 40 (15.81%) Security Management
12 40 (15.81%) Security Operations
13 39 (15.42%) Finance
14 38 (15.02%) Active Directory
15 35 (13.83%) Cisco
15 35 (13.83%) TCP/IP
15 35 (13.83%) Computer Science
16 34 (13.44%) Cisco Certification
17 32 (12.65%) Windows
17 32 (12.65%) Linux
17 32 (12.65%) ITIL V3
17 32 (12.65%) Security Monitoring
18 31 (12.25%) Vulnerability Management
18 31 (12.25%) Service Management
19 30 (11.86%) Risk Management
19 30 (11.86%) Management Information System
19 30 (11.86%) Incident Management
20 29 (11.46%) SIEM
20 29 (11.46%) DNS

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 14 (5.53%) IIS
2 12 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.35%) Apache
3 11 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.98%) JBoss
5 5 (1.98%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.79%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) nginx
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
1 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.95%) SaaS
4 9 (3.56%) IaaS
5 8 (3.16%) PaaS
6 7 (2.77%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (2.77%) SoftLayer
7 3 (1.19%) Office 365
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.79%) G Suite
8 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.16%) Firewall
2 35 (13.83%) TCP/IP
3 29 (11.46%) DNS
4 25 (9.88%) SAN
5 21 (8.30%) Network Security
5 21 (8.30%) WAN
6 20 (7.91%) LAN
6 20 (7.91%) VoIP
7 19 (7.51%) DHCP
8 16 (6.32%) SSL
9 15 (5.93%) VPN
10 14 (5.53%) HTTP
11 13 (5.14%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (5.14%) IPsec
11 13 (5.14%) SMTP
12 12 (4.74%) HTTPS
12 12 (4.74%) SNMP
13 11 (4.35%) BGP
13 11 (4.35%) NAS
14 10 (3.95%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.37%) MySQL
9 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.19%) Big Data
10 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.40%) Firebird
12 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.40%) Maltego
12 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (4.35%) WinDbg
2 7 (2.77%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.58%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.19%) Burp Suite
4 3 (1.19%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.40%) JIRA
6 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
General
1 39 (15.42%) Finance
2 27 (10.67%) Retail
3 19 (7.51%) Spanish Language
4 17 (6.72%) Dutch Language
4 17 (6.72%) French Language
4 17 (6.72%) German Language
4 17 (6.72%) Italian Language
5 11 (4.35%) Back Office
6 5 (1.98%) Banking
7 4 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.58%) Games
7 4 (1.58%) Legal
7 4 (1.58%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (26.09%) Analyst
2 57 (22.53%) Security Analyst
3 26 (10.28%) Information Analyst
3 26 (10.28%) Information Security Analyst
4 25 (9.88%) Architect
5 21 (8.30%) Consultant
6 19 (7.51%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 19 (7.51%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (7.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (7.11%) Applications Support
8 17 (6.72%) Senior Security Analyst
9 15 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (5.53%) Administrator
11 12 (4.74%) Security Architect
11 12 (4.74%) Security Consultant
11 12 (4.74%) Security Manager
12 10 (3.95%) Information Security Manager
12 10 (3.95%) IT Analyst
12 10 (3.95%) Network Support
12 10 (3.95%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.95%) Middleware
2 8 (3.16%) Web Services
3 6 (2.37%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.19%) LAMP
5 2 (0.79%) .NET
5 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.79%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.79%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.79%) CSS
5 2 (0.79%) HTML
5 2 (0.79%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (0.79%) LINQ
5 2 (0.79%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.40%) Flash
6 1 (0.40%) Grails
6 1 (0.40%) JMX
6 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.40%) RESTful
6 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.83%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 21 (8.30%) EPoS
4 17 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.32%) Blackberry
5 16 (6.32%) Cyber Attack
6 13 (5.14%) Data Centre
7 12 (4.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 12 (4.74%) Data Protection Act
7 12 (4.74%) User Experience
8 7 (2.77%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.98%) FlexPod
10 5 (1.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
11 4 (1.58%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (1.58%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.19%) Clustering
12 3 (1.19%) iPad
12 3 (1.19%) PKI
13 2 (0.79%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.65%) Linux
1 32 (12.65%) Windows
2 22 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 19 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.72%) Android
5 15 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.14%) Unix
7 7 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.19%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.79%) CentOS
9 2 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) AIX
10 1 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (43.08%) Information Security
2 98 (38.74%) ITIL
3 47 (18.58%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (15.81%) Security Management
4 40 (15.81%) Security Operations
5 32 (12.65%) ITIL V3
5 32 (12.65%) Security Monitoring
6 31 (12.25%) Service Management
6 31 (12.25%) Vulnerability Management
7 30 (11.86%) Incident Management
7 30 (11.86%) Risk Management
8 29 (11.46%) SIEM
9 28 (11.07%) Data Protection
10 27 (10.67%) Analytics
10 27 (10.67%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (10.28%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (9.88%) Security Architecture
13 23 (9.09%) ISMS
14 21 (8.30%) High Availability
14 21 (8.30%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.34%) SQL
2 25 (9.88%) PowerShell
3 16 (6.32%) Perl
3 16 (6.32%) Python
4 12 (4.74%) Java
5 11 (4.35%) VBScript
6 9 (3.56%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.77%) Ruby
8 2 (0.79%) C#
8 2 (0.79%) PHP
8 2 (0.79%) R
9 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (36.36%) CISSP
2 66 (26.09%) CISM
3 52 (20.55%) Degree
4 34 (13.44%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (11.07%) CCNP
6 27 (10.67%) CISA
7 24 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (7.91%) MCSE
8 20 (7.91%) SANS
9 17 (6.72%) CCNA
10 12 (4.74%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (4.35%) CCVP
12 8 (3.16%) IISP
12 8 (3.16%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (2.37%) PCI QSA
14 5 (1.98%) CCSP
14 5 (1.98%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (1.98%) MCSA
14 5 (1.98%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (1.98%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (39.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.09%) GDPR
3 19 (7.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 19 (7.51%) SLA
4 11 (4.35%) ISO27002
5 10 (3.95%) COBIT
6 8 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (3.16%) SSAE 16
7 7 (2.77%) QA
8 4 (1.58%) GPG13
9 2 (0.79%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.79%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.40%) COSO
10 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.40%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.40%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.40%) SAS 70
System Software
1 38 (15.02%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.35%) ISA Server
5 6 (2.37%) Docker
5 6 (2.37%) vCloud
5 6 (2.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (5.14%) Puppet
2 11 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.56%) Ansible
4 7 (2.77%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (2.37%) Nagios
5 6 (2.37%) vRealize
6 5 (1.98%) Nessus
7 3 (1.19%) WSUS
8 2 (0.79%) NetApp OnCommand
8 2 (0.79%) SELinux
9 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.40%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.40%) Kibana
9 1 (0.40%) logstash
9 1 (0.40%) QRadar
9 1 (0.40%) SCCM
9 1 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (16.21%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.83%) Cisco
3 27 (10.67%) VMware
4 18 (7.11%) Oracle
5 12 (4.74%) CheckPoint
5 12 (4.74%) F5
6 11 (4.35%) Dell
6 11 (4.35%) HP
7 10 (3.95%) Brocade
8 9 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.16%) Sun
10 6 (2.37%) LogRhythm
10 6 (2.37%) Nimsoft
11 5 (1.98%) Juniper
12 4 (1.58%) NetApp
12 4 (1.58%) Qualys
12 4 (1.58%) Splunk
13 3 (1.19%) CA
13 3 (1.19%) Google
13 3 (1.19%) Rapid7
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
The Collinson Group
Posted: 27 days ago