Period
to 18 October 2017

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 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 118 135
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17 -8
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.22% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.54% 6.14% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 13
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £70,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +52.17% +18.71%
10th Percentile £39,250 £38,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £86,250 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £70,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -32.14% +52.17% +18.71%

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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 195 293 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 14.28% 13.21% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 160 261 251
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 October 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
Cardiff +20 3 £47,500 -19.15% 1
PCI DSS
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) AWK
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat