The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 77 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +5
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 15 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 0.54% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 4.69% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +11.11%
PCI DSS
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
105 192 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.92% 11.55% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 85 154 142
Median salary £36,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £30,600 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +23 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Chester - 6 £32,000 -
Crewe - 1 £34,000 -
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 19 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) CISSP
3 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) CISM
4 6 (31.58%) SAN
4 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 6 (31.58%) Apple
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
1 6 (31.58%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) Security Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) IT Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) IT Security Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Security Advisor
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Information Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
7 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CISSP
2 6 (31.58%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) GSNA
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Apple
2 6 (31.58%) LANDesk
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) GFI Software
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian