Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 242 252 255
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +44
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 76 80 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.77% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.46% 6.73% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 76
South West median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -20.45% +22.22%
10th Percentile £30,125 £31,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,176 1,189 1,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.93% 11.72% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 870 873 945
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,225 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -1 23 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Wiltshire -4 19 £53,750 +64.12%
Dorset - 12 £50,000 - 3
Somerset +12 10 £75,000 +66.67% 1
Gloucestershire +22 8 £34,125 -53.57% 3
Devon -5 4 £45,000 -9.09%
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 59 (77.63%) Information Security
2 52 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (42.11%) CISSP
4 27 (35.53%) GDPR
5 26 (34.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 26 (34.21%) CISM
6 24 (31.58%) Data Protection
7 22 (28.95%) Security Management
8 21 (27.63%) Management Information System
8 21 (27.63%) ISMS
9 20 (26.32%) Information Security Management
10 19 (25.00%) Finance
10 19 (25.00%) Windows
11 17 (22.37%) CISA
12 15 (19.74%) Firewall
12 15 (19.74%) SIEM
12 15 (19.74%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (18.42%) Regulatory Compliance
13 14 (18.42%) Internal Audit
14 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.79%) SDLC
14 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (15.79%) ITIL
15 11 (14.47%) Compliance Audit
15 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
17 9 (11.84%) SLA
17 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
18 8 (10.53%) Cisco
18 8 (10.53%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.95%) Confluence
2 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.26%) SaaS
3 3 (3.95%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Firewall
2 10 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
3 7 (9.21%) WAN
3 7 (9.21%) Wireless
3 7 (9.21%) WLAN
4 5 (6.58%) VPN
5 2 (2.63%) DSL
5 2 (2.63%) Skype
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) MSI
3 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Legal
2 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) Electronics
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Security Manager
2 22 (28.95%) Information Manager
2 22 (28.95%) Information Security Manager
3 16 (21.05%) Analyst
3 16 (21.05%) Consultant
4 15 (19.74%) Information Security Consultant
4 15 (19.74%) Security Consultant
5 11 (14.47%) Security Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Information Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) IT Support
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Information Security Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Security Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Information Assurance Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) Spring
2 1 (1.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Management Information System
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.26%) Cyberattack
5 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (77.63%) Information Security
2 24 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 22 (28.95%) Security Management
4 21 (27.63%) ISMS
5 20 (26.32%) Information Security Management
6 15 (19.74%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (19.74%) SIEM
7 14 (18.42%) Internal Audit
7 14 (18.42%) Regulatory Compliance
8 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (15.79%) ITIL
8 12 (15.79%) SDLC
9 11 (14.47%) Compliance Audit
9 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
11 7 (9.21%) Collaborative Working
11 7 (9.21%) Data Privacy
11 7 (9.21%) Information Assurance
11 7 (9.21%) ITSM
11 7 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.32%) Java
1 1 (1.32%) Perl
1 1 (1.32%) Python
1 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (42.11%) CISSP
2 26 (34.21%) CISM
3 17 (22.37%) CISA
4 8 (10.53%) Degree
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.26%) CCNA
7 4 (5.26%) CRISC
7 4 (5.26%) MCP
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.26%) PCI QSA
8 3 (3.95%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (3.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (2.63%) MCSA
9 2 (2.63%) MCSE
9 2 (2.63%) MCTS
9 2 (2.63%) RHCE
9 2 (2.63%) RHCSA
10 1 (1.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (68.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (35.53%) GDPR
3 26 (34.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 9 (11.84%) SLA
5 7 (9.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (6.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (2.63%) QA
8 1 (1.32%) COBIT
8 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) Snort
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.95%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.95%) OSSEC
3 2 (2.63%) SCCM
3 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.63%) WSUS
4 1 (1.32%) FreeIPA
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Cisco
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
2 7 (9.21%) LogRhythm
3 5 (6.58%) Google
4 4 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Apple
5 2 (2.63%) Qualys
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.32%) Dell
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) VMware