The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 126 137 168
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 64 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.77% 1.27% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.45% 10.57% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 32 22
Median salary £50,750 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
443 388 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.22% 12.00% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 371 317 298
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £68,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Rochdale +9 23 £51,000 -5.55% 1
Stockport +6 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Altrincham - 1 £30,000 -
Oldham - 1 £42,500 -
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 52 (38.52%) Information Security
2 50 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (37.04%) CISSP
3 43 (31.85%) Internet
4 42 (31.11%) Firewall
5 41 (30.37%) SQL
6 38 (28.15%) Degree
7 37 (27.41%) DNS
7 37 (27.41%) Security Operations
8 36 (26.67%) CISM
9 31 (22.96%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (22.22%) Cisco
10 30 (22.22%) Network Security
11 29 (21.48%) SQL Server
12 27 (20.00%) CCNP
13 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
14 25 (18.52%) Puppet
14 25 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
15 24 (17.78%) Network Management
15 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
15 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (17.04%) Huawei
16 23 (17.04%) TACACS
16 23 (17.04%) Juniper
16 23 (17.04%) Ericsson
16 23 (17.04%) Ethernet
16 23 (17.04%) Broadband
16 23 (17.04%) Security Operations Centre
16 23 (17.04%) Security Monitoring
17 22 (16.30%) Splunk

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (16.30%) IIS
2 13 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.22%) SAS
6 1 (0.74%) Apache
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.33%) SaaS
2 17 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.63%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (9.63%) Amazon S3
4 11 (8.15%) IaaS
4 11 (8.15%) PaaS
5 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (31.85%) Internet
2 42 (31.11%) Firewall
3 37 (27.41%) DNS
4 30 (22.22%) Network Security
5 23 (17.04%) Broadband
5 23 (17.04%) Ethernet
5 23 (17.04%) TACACS
6 21 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (12.59%) VoIP
8 15 (11.11%) WAN
9 13 (9.63%) Asterisk PBX
9 13 (9.63%) IPv6
9 13 (9.63%) NAS
9 13 (9.63%) SAN
10 12 (8.89%) BGP
11 11 (8.15%) MPLS
12 10 (7.41%) LAN
13 8 (5.93%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (4.44%) MRTG
14 6 (4.44%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.48%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.63%) Amazon Redshift
3 13 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (9.63%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.70%) MySQL
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.96%) Checkstyle
3 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.96%) Maven
General
1 19 (14.07%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.41%) Law
3 7 (5.19%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.22%) Finance
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (17.78%) Consultant
1 24 (17.78%) Security Consultant
2 23 (17.04%) DBA
3 21 (15.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 20 (14.81%) SQL DBA
5 19 (14.07%) Network Consultant
5 19 (14.07%) Network Security Consultant
6 16 (11.85%) Administrator
7 14 (10.37%) Analyst
8 13 (9.63%) Designer
8 13 (9.63%) Network Designer
8 13 (9.63%) Security Analyst
8 13 (9.63%) Security Manager
8 13 (9.63%) Senior DBA
8 13 (9.63%) Senior SQL DBA
9 11 (8.15%) Information Manager
9 11 (8.15%) Network Engineer
9 11 (8.15%) Senior Consultant
9 11 (8.15%) Senior Security Consultant
10 10 (7.41%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) .NET
1 8 (5.93%) AngularJS
1 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET
1 8 (5.93%) jQuery
2 5 (3.70%) CSS
2 5 (3.70%) Web Services
3 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.96%) D3.js
3 4 (2.96%) ELK Stack
3 4 (2.96%) Node.js
4 2 (1.48%) XML
5 1 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.74%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.74%) JSON
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.26%) Data Centre
2 23 (17.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 18 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (5.93%) Driving Licence
7 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
7 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (5.19%) iPad
7 7 (5.19%) Statistics
8 1 (0.74%) CESG
8 1 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.74%) IVR
8 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.67%) Linux
2 8 (5.93%) Windows
3 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.48%) CentOS
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.52%) Information Security
2 37 (27.41%) Security Operations
3 25 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.78%) Network Management
5 23 (17.04%) Security Monitoring
6 22 (16.30%) Security Architecture
7 21 (15.56%) Compliance Management
7 21 (15.56%) Performance Management
7 21 (15.56%) Portfolio Management
7 21 (15.56%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 20 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 20 (14.81%) Data Modelling
9 18 (13.33%) DevOps
9 18 (13.33%) ITIL
9 18 (13.33%) Project Management
10 17 (12.59%) Scrum
10 17 (12.59%) Software Engineering
11 13 (9.63%) Data Protection
11 13 (9.63%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.37%) SQL
2 14 (10.37%) PHP
2 14 (10.37%) Python
3 13 (9.63%) Perl
3 13 (9.63%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.19%) C#
5 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.70%) Java
7 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (37.04%) CISSP
2 38 (28.15%) Degree
3 36 (26.67%) CISM
4 31 (22.96%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (20.00%) CCNP
6 21 (15.56%) IISP
7 10 (7.41%) CISMP
7 10 (7.41%) JNCIP
8 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.19%) CCNA
9 7 (5.19%) MCSA
9 7 (5.19%) Postgraduate
9 7 (5.19%) SANS
10 4 (2.96%) CEH
11 3 (2.22%) CISA
11 3 (2.22%) HND
12 2 (1.48%) CLAS
12 2 (1.48%) PCI QSA
13 1 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.74%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.15%) QA
3 10 (7.41%) SLA
4 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.22%) SAS 70
6 2 (1.48%) GPG13
System Software
1 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.63%) VMware ESX
2 13 (9.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.74%) Gluster
3 1 (0.74%) iptables
3 1 (0.74%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (18.52%) Puppet
2 20 (14.81%) Nagios
3 19 (14.07%) OpenNMS
3 19 (14.07%) RANCID
3 19 (14.07%) SCCM
4 13 (9.63%) SCOM
5 6 (4.44%) Cacti
6 4 (2.96%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.74%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.74%) Graylog
8 1 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.74%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.74%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (22.22%) Cisco
2 23 (17.04%) Ericsson
2 23 (17.04%) Huawei
2 23 (17.04%) Juniper
3 22 (16.30%) Splunk
4 21 (15.56%) ArcSight
5 17 (12.59%) VMware
6 13 (9.63%) Brocade
6 13 (9.63%) Foundry
6 13 (9.63%) ZyXEL
7 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.96%) Intel
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle
10 2 (1.48%) Dell
10 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.74%) BT
11 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.74%) New Relic
11 1 (0.74%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.74%) Qualys
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