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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 97 101 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 20 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.18% 0.48% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.36% 6.09% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 1
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
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
193 115 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.37% 7.91% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 91 128
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £71,650
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 6 March 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 17 (53.13%) CISSP
2 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 10 (31.25%) CISA
4 10 (31.25%) Firewall
5 9 (28.13%) CISM
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
6 7 (21.88%) Retail
6 7 (21.88%) PCI QSA
6 7 (21.88%) SIEM
6 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.75%) CCNA
7 6 (18.75%) MPLS
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Banking
8 5 (15.63%) CRISC
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
8 5 (15.63%) Security Management
8 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
8 5 (15.63%) Games

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (18.75%) MPLS
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) OSPF
5 2 (6.25%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) HSRP
6 1 (3.13%) GLBP
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) IPsec
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.63%) Games
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Security Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Security Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Principal Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) CESG
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
4 7 (21.88%) SIEM
5 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Information Security Management
6 5 (15.63%) Security Management
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) OWASP
9 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
9 2 (6.25%) Test Management
9 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) CISA
3 9 (28.13%) CISM
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.88%) PCI QSA
5 6 (18.75%) CCNA
6 5 (15.63%) CRISC
7 4 (12.50%) JNCIA
7 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 4 (12.50%) CCNP
8 3 (9.38%) CCIE
8 3 (9.38%) CCDP
8 3 (9.38%) CEH
9 2 (6.25%) OSCP
9 2 (6.25%) OSCE
9 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (3.13%) GIAC
10 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Sourcefire
4 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.13%) Tufin
6 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, B8 1AU
Mobile Fun
Salary: £50,000 + bonus.
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 25 days ago