The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 69 75 78
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 5 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.80% 1.13% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.06% 8.41% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Median salary £56,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 Southampton with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 62 107 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 9.95% 13.39% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 48 99 126
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £86,500 £52,500
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Southampton.

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Southampton

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Southampton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Southampton

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) CISMP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) COBIT
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (20.00%) ISO27002
3 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) EFT
3 2 (20.00%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Audit Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Compliance Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) EFT
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CISMP
2 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft