The first table below looks at the demand for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 166 179 161
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.22% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.08% 3.16% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 21
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £49,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £85,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
315 285 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.89% 6.87% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 270 257 232
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £24,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Manchester

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Manchester

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Manchester

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) ITIL
3 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Retail
4 10 (27.78%) Information Security
4 10 (27.78%) CISSP
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) EnCE
6 8 (22.22%) ISMS
6 8 (22.22%) SIEM
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) NetApp
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) Content Management
8 6 (16.67%) VMware
8 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
10 4 (11.11%) CCNA
10 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (11.11%) DNS
10 4 (11.11%) HTML
10 4 (11.11%) Java
10 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 4 (11.11%) XML

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (11.11%) Apache
1 4 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
General
1 10 (27.78%) Retail
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Information Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) DBA
5 4 (11.11%) Security Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
1 4 (11.11%) XML
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (8.33%) WCF
2 3 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (8.33%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Django
4 1 (2.78%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Clustering
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
1 4 (11.11%) Telematics
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (27.78%) Information Security
4 8 (22.22%) ISMS
4 8 (22.22%) SIEM
5 6 (16.67%) Content Management
6 4 (11.11%) Data Security
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 2 (5.56%) C
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Jython
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) CISSP
2 8 (22.22%) EnCE
3 4 (11.11%) CCNA
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.11%) HND
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCSP
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) CISM
4 2 (5.56%) CISMP
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) Xen
3 3 (8.33%) NFS
4 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) NetApp
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Apple