Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 98 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35 +12
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 13 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.48% 0.096% 3.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.63% 0.63% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 22
Watford median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.56% -18.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £45,850 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £45,000 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +18.18% +4.76%

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 135 158 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 15.38% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 119 134 123
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,875 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PCI DSS in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) PMI
4 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Sophos
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Management
4 4 (30.77%) SaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
4 4 (30.77%) GDPR
5 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Nagios
6 2 (15.38%) CISSP
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security 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 (30.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Security Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 4 (30.77%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CISA
2 2 (15.38%) CISM
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) GDPR
3 2 (15.38%) ISO 22301
3 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Nessus
1 2 (15.38%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 4 (30.77%) Sophos
2 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Zscaler
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp