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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 212 177
Rank change year-on-year +1 -35  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 18 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.78% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.17% 6.99% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 54
Median salary £50,000 £51,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £31,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £77,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00%  

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 568 658 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.23% 11.22% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 462 543 527
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Bristol -5 5 £37,000 -7.50% 6
Somerset -8 5 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Wiltshire +7 3 £55,000 -5.78% 1
Cornwall - 3 £40,000 -
Dorset - 2 £57,500 -
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 23 (50.00%) CISSP
1 23 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (41.30%) Information Security
3 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
4 13 (28.26%) Degree
5 10 (21.74%) Finance
5 10 (21.74%) Security Architecture
5 10 (21.74%) ISO27002
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (19.57%) CCNA
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco
6 9 (19.57%) Java
7 8 (17.39%) Network Security
7 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
8 7 (15.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) Linux
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.22%) CISA
8 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
8 7 (15.22%) Security Management
8 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (15.22%) CISMP
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.04%) Presales
9 6 (13.04%) COBIT
9 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (6.52%) Apache
1 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (6.52%) JBoss
1 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) HipChat
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.52%) IaaS
1 3 (6.52%) PaaS
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Network Security
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) NFC
5 2 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.17%) OSPF
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
1 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) Infinispan
3 1 (2.17%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) CISSP Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Compliance Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Security Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Security Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Risk Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) IT Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Security Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Security Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) LAMP
1 3 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (6.52%) OpenDaylight
1 3 (6.52%) Spring Boot
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.35%) HornetQ
2 2 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.52%) Smartcard
6 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.35%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) Contactless
6 2 (4.35%) EMV
7 1 (2.17%) CMDB
7 1 (2.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Information Security
2 10 (21.74%) Security Architecture
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
3 7 (15.22%) Security Management
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Open Source
4 6 (13.04%) Presales
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.87%) Cryptography
5 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
5 5 (10.87%) SIEM
5 5 (10.87%) SOA
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) Elixir
2 3 (6.52%) Erlang
2 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) CISSP
2 13 (28.26%) Degree
3 9 (19.57%) CCNA
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (15.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (15.22%) CISA
4 7 (15.22%) CISMP
5 4 (8.70%) CISM
5 4 (8.70%) SANS
6 3 (6.52%) CCIE
6 3 (6.52%) PCI QSA
6 3 (6.52%) RHCE
6 3 (6.52%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.35%) CCNP
7 2 (4.35%) CEH
7 2 (4.35%) CHFI
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (21.74%) ISO27002
3 6 (13.04%) COBIT
4 4 (8.70%) ISO22301
4 4 (8.70%) ISO27005
5 3 (6.52%) HIPAA
6 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) vSphere
3 3 (6.52%) Ceph
3 3 (6.52%) iptables
3 3 (6.52%) KVM
4 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (4.35%) Gluster
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Check_MK
1 3 (6.52%) Grafana
1 3 (6.52%) Graylog
1 3 (6.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (6.52%) Nagios
1 3 (6.52%) Pingdom
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 2 (4.35%) Nessus
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Infobright
3 3 (6.52%) Intel
3 3 (6.52%) New Relic
3 3 (6.52%) PagerDuty
3 3 (6.52%) Qualys
3 3 (6.52%) Splunk
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.35%) Dell
4 2 (4.35%) Infoblox
4 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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