Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England > South West
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 245 312
Rank change year-on-year +40 +67 -25
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 30 74 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.76% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.43% 5.94% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 45 39
Median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +7.78% -25.00%
10th Percentile £24,900 £27,875 £36,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.35% +4.55%

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 the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 677 1,246 1,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.67% 12.73% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 524 886 939
Median annual salary £44,490 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.68% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,875 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in the South West

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PCI DSS in the South West.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in the South West

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PCI DSS in the South West over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in the South West

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
Wiltshire +31 16 £45,000 -8.63%
Bristol +34 5 £40,000 -23.81%
Cornwall - 5 £50,000 - 1
Devon - 4 £30,750 -
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 18 (60.00%) Information Security
2 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (53.33%) CISSP
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) NCSC
4 11 (36.67%) CISM
4 11 (36.67%) Data Privacy
5 10 (33.33%) GDPR
5 10 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (30.00%) OWASP
6 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (26.67%) Capita
7 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 8 (26.67%) Workflow
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 8 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (26.67%) Internal Audit
7 8 (26.67%) Decision-Making
7 8 (26.67%) Public Sector
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (23.33%) Azure
8 7 (23.33%) SIEM
8 7 (23.33%) Finance
9 6 (20.00%) Legal
9 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.67%) NIST
10 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (23.33%) Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) SaaS
3 4 (13.33%) AWS
4 2 (6.67%) GCP
4 2 (6.67%) IaaS
4 2 (6.67%) PaaS
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) DMARC
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) ADSL
3 2 (6.67%) ISDN
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 8 (26.67%) Public Sector
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Legal
4 4 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (6.67%) Head of IT
6 2 (6.67%) Head of IT Infrastructure
6 2 (6.67%) Information Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) MDX
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
2 1 (3.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Data Privacy
3 9 (30.00%) OWASP
3 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (26.67%) Decision-Making
4 8 (26.67%) Internal Audit
4 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 8 (26.67%) Workflow
5 7 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (23.33%) SIEM
6 6 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (13.33%) Database Security
7 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
8 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (10.00%) Product Roadmap
8 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) R
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) CISSP
2 11 (36.67%) CISM
3 4 (13.33%) GIAC
3 4 (13.33%) ISACA
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) CEH
6 1 (3.33%) CRISC
6 1 (3.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (3.33%) OSCP
6 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.33%) PMP
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (40.00%) NCSC
3 10 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 10 (33.33%) GDPR
4 8 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (16.67%) NIST
6 2 (6.67%) ISO 22301
6 2 (6.67%) ISO 31000
6 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) VMware NSX
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Capita
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Trend Micro
3 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
4 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.67%) Google
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) RedGate
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Progress