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

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 82 87
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% 0.80% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.71% 6.38% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +21.25%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 141 141 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 19.13% 12.54% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 113 122 137
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in South Wales

PCI DSS
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cardiff +5 1 £47,500 +11.76%
PCI DSS
Wales

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

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware