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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 91 91
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% 0.70% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.55% 5.59% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 9
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +21.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,906
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.59%  

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 181 161 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.56% 12.51% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 138 137 148
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,240
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 25 June 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
South Wales +13 1 £47,500 -2.06%
PCI DSS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM

PCI DSS
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware