The first table below looks at the demand for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 14 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 108 110 136
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.67% 0.089%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.80% 6.94% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
207 173 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.09% 9.70% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 118 155
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 - -
Warrington -15 1 £31,000 +12.72%
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.69%) iSeries
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) RPG
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.69%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
2 1 (7.69%) Data Security
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft