Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 90 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 -25 +15
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 9 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.95% 0.80% 2.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.72% 6.35% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 22
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £56,000 £59,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -11.54% +20.93% -2.27%

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 Watford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 134 126 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 14.16% 12.54% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 111 106 110
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £29,525
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Watford

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for PCI DSS in Watford

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Watford over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) PMI
4 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
4 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) CISA
4 4 (44.44%) CISM
4 4 (44.44%) ISO 22301
4 4 (44.44%) GDPR
4 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
4 4 (44.44%) Splunk
4 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) Cloud Operations
4 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (11.11%) DMZ
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Information Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (44.44%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Cryptography
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISA
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 22301
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) LogRhythm
1 4 (44.44%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp