The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 112 116 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.11% 1.25% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.27%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 160 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.83% 9.20% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 89
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £79,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
PCI DSS
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (68.75%) CISSP
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) CESG
4 5 (31.25%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) OSPF
4 5 (31.25%) BGP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) COBIT
4 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) HSRP
4 5 (31.25%) GLBP
4 5 (31.25%) VLAN
5 4 (25.00%) Local Government
5 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) RMADS
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) CA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) MPLS
2 5 (31.25%) OSPF
2 5 (31.25%) BGP
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) HSRP
2 5 (31.25%) GLBP
2 5 (31.25%) VLAN
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) CESG
1 5 (31.25%) CESG CLAS
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) CISA
3 4 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 5 (31.25%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) CA
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