The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
UK / Wales
Rank 96 91 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.28% 0.86% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.14% 6.22% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -62.50%  
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 Wales with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 140 193 155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 12.89% 13.82% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 123
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Wales

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Mid Wales - 2 - -
South Wales +1 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
PCI DSS
UK

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) CISSP
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) ISMS
5 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (33.33%) CISA
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Coaching
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) Security Management
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) CISM
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) People Management
8 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (20.00%) DevOps
8 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
9 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (13.33%) Presales

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Head of Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) Head of Security
2 3 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Native
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) ISMS
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Security Management
5 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) People Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (13.33%) Internal Audit
7 2 (13.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Scala
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Vyatta
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
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