Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 93 76
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 +10
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 26 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.77% 0.28% 1.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.98% 2.01% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 11
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £90,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +36.99%

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 186 149 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.85% 13.96% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 157 131 115
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (42.31%) SaaS
5 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
5 11 (42.31%) Information Security
6 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 10 (38.46%) Xen
6 10 (38.46%) MCITP
6 10 (38.46%) Windows
6 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) MCSE
6 10 (38.46%) MCSA
6 10 (38.46%) DHCP
6 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 10 (38.46%) DNS
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (38.46%) Sophos
6 10 (38.46%) Puppet
6 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (38.46%) Ansible
6 10 (38.46%) DevOps
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 10 (38.46%) Analytical Thinking
7 9 (34.62%) Security Patching
8 8 (30.77%) Information Management

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 11 (42.31%) SaaS
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Information Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Server Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
1 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Thinking
2 10 (38.46%) DevOps
3 9 (34.62%) Security Patching
4 8 (30.77%) Information Management
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) ISMS
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) Patch Management
6 5 (19.23%) Security Management
7 3 (11.54%) Information Security Management
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) DNA
8 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCITP
1 10 (38.46%) MCSA
1 10 (38.46%) MCSE
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (80.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) GDPR
3 2 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) Xen
3 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Ansible
1 10 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (38.46%) Puppet
2 7 (26.92%) vCenter Server
3 5 (19.23%) Nagios
3 5 (19.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Sophos
4 5 (19.23%) Zscaler