Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 79 71
Rank change year-on-year -21 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 5 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 2.05% 1.98%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.03% 13.97% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Watford median annual salary £71,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% +18.18% -35.29%
10th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +23.81% -16.00%

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 165 136 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 17.41% 14.70% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 136 113 111
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,050 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,250 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 22301
2 4 (80.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) GDPR
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Operations
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) GxP
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) MBA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Programme 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 4 (80.00%) SaaS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Operations
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CGEIT
2 1 (20.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) GxP
3 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) LogRhythm
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow