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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 119 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 11 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.66% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.56% 6.67% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
241 180 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.93% 9.86% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 211 150 114
Average salary £41,000 £44,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.34% +5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,200 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 24 December 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 15 (68.18%) Information Security
3 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (54.55%) CISM
5 11 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (40.91%) CISA
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
8 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
8 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) CESG
9 6 (27.27%) Retail
9 6 (27.27%) PCI QSA
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (27.27%) SIEM
10 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
10 5 (22.73%) CCNP
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
10 5 (22.73%) Security Management
10 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
10 5 (22.73%) Games
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) Banking
10 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
10 5 (22.73%) CRISC
11 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.55%) HSRP
5 1 (4.55%) GLBP
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Games
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Consultant
2 12 (54.55%) Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Information Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
5 2 (9.09%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (9.09%) RMADS
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Information Security
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
5 6 (27.27%) SIEM
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
6 5 (22.73%) Security Management
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (13.64%) Time Management
8 3 (13.64%) ISMS
8 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
9 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
9 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) CISM
3 9 (40.91%) CISA
4 6 (27.27%) PCI QSA
5 5 (22.73%) CRISC
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (22.73%) CCNP
6 3 (13.64%) CCIE
6 3 (13.64%) CCDP
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) CEH
7 2 (9.09%) SSCP
7 2 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.09%) GPG13
4 1 (4.55%) COBIT
4 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
1 2 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
3 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Websense
4 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Tufin
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
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