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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 104 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 22 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.72% 4.24% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%
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
173 165 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.77% 9.06% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 141 150 121
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,750 £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 22 May 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (50.00%) Information Security
1 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (40.48%) Firewall
3 13 (30.95%) Cisco
3 13 (30.95%) CISSP
4 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.19%) CCNA
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) CISA
6 9 (21.43%) CISM
7 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 7 (16.67%) MPLS
7 7 (16.67%) Windows
7 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (16.67%) WAN
7 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 7 (16.67%) VPN
7 7 (16.67%) F5
8 6 (14.29%) SIEM
8 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (14.29%) SLA
8 6 (14.29%) IPsec
8 6 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) Retail
9 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
10 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
10 4 (9.52%) VMware

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) MPLS
2 7 (16.67%) WAN
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (14.29%) IPsec
4 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 3 (7.14%) OSPF
4 3 (7.14%) BGP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.76%) HSRP
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 2 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) SNA
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.38%) Frame Relay
6 1 (2.38%) Network Security
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Electronics
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Games
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
1 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Security Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 7 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Principal Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.14%) CESG
1 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Information Security
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 6 (14.29%) SIEM
5 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.76%) OWASP
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.76%) Test Management
8 2 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) CISSP
2 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (26.19%) CCNA
4 9 (21.43%) CISA
4 9 (21.43%) CISM
5 4 (9.52%) PCI QSA
5 4 (9.52%) JNCIA
5 4 (9.52%) CCNP
6 3 (7.14%) CEH
6 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) CRISC
7 2 (4.76%) OSCP
7 2 (4.76%) OSCE
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
8 1 (2.38%) CCDP
8 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 7 (16.67%) F5
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) Tripwire
5 3 (7.14%) LogRhythm
5 3 (7.14%) Tufin
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Qualys
6 1 (2.38%) New Relic
6 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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