The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 93 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 25 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.97% 2.58% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
179 155 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.87% 8.59% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 138 139 131
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 18 (54.55%) Information Security
1 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (45.45%) CISSP
3 12 (36.36%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) CISA
4 11 (33.33%) CISM
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (27.27%) CCNA
6 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
7 8 (24.24%) SIEM
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) Windows
8 7 (21.21%) Retail
9 6 (18.18%) PCI QSA
9 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.18%) MPLS
10 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
10 5 (15.15%) WAN
10 5 (15.15%) Games
10 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
10 5 (15.15%) CRISC
10 5 (15.15%) F5
10 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.15%) Banking
11 4 (12.12%) JNCIA
11 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) MPLS
3 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) IPsec
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) OSPF
6 2 (6.06%) BGP
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) HSRP
7 1 (3.03%) GLBP
7 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.15%) Games
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Electronics
5 2 (6.06%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Officer
4 4 (12.12%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Principal Security Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) CESG
3 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Information Security
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 8 (24.24%) SIEM
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Security Management
7 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Security
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Test Management
8 2 (6.06%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) CISSP
2 11 (33.33%) CISA
2 11 (33.33%) CISM
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (27.27%) CCNA
4 6 (18.18%) PCI QSA
5 5 (15.15%) CRISC
6 4 (12.12%) JNCIA
6 4 (12.12%) Degree
7 3 (9.09%) CEH
7 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.06%) OSCP
8 2 (6.06%) OSCE
8 2 (6.06%) CCNP
9 1 (3.03%) GIAC
9 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
3 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.15%) F5
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 4 (12.12%) HP
4 4 (12.12%) Juniper
5 3 (9.09%) Tripwire
5 3 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 3 (9.09%) Tufin
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Qualys
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago