Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 287 266
Rank change year-on-year -21 -21 -28
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 42 45 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.44% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.18% 4.01% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 88
South West median annual salary £47,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.25% +14.29% +8.25%
10th Percentile £35,875 £35,800 £31,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 1,319 1,123 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.23% 10.91% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 949 903 1,032
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,475 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +6.67%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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
Bristol -3 16 £45,000 +23.29% 5
Wiltshire -4 10 £55,000 -25.93%
Gloucestershire - 6 £67,500 - 1
Devon - 4 £46,000 -
Somerset +16 2 - -
Cornwall -20 1 - - 1
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 30 (71.43%) Information Security
2 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (45.24%) CISSP
4 12 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (28.57%) GDPR
5 10 (23.81%) Firewall
6 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
6 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.05%) CISM
6 8 (19.05%) Windows
7 7 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) OSSEC
8 6 (14.29%) FortiGate
8 6 (14.29%) LogRhythm
8 6 (14.29%) Snort
8 6 (14.29%) Unix
8 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 6 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 6 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
8 6 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 5 (11.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
10 4 (9.52%) Banking
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.52%) ITIL
10 4 (9.52%) CISMP
10 4 (9.52%) COBIT

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (23.81%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) NX-OS
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Consultant
1 11 (26.19%) Security Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Information Security Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 8 (19.05%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Operations Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Information Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Security Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Audit Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Head of IT
9 2 (4.76%) Head of Security
9 2 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Risk Officer
9 2 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) CESG
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Information Security
2 12 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 7 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 4 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Information Security Management
7 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (7.14%) Security Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Development
8 2 (4.76%) Information Management
8 2 (4.76%) Internal Audit
8 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) OWASP
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 8 (19.05%) CISM
3 5 (11.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (9.52%) CISMP
5 3 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.76%) GIAC
7 1 (2.38%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (2.38%) CISA
7 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.38%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (28.57%) GDPR
3 6 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (9.52%) COBIT
5 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (4.76%) ISO 31000
6 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (4.76%) PMO
7 1 (2.38%) NIST 800
7 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Snort
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 6 (14.29%) OSSEC
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 6 (14.29%) LogRhythm
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Capita
4 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.38%) SAP