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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 166 158 160
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 23 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.52% 0.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.42% 7.12% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 28
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
358 267 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.94% 7.25% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 291 235 238
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

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 30 January 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Manchester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 23 (62.16%) Information Security
2 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (35.14%) CISSP
4 9 (24.32%) CISA
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) CISM
6 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (18.92%) Security Management
6 7 (18.92%) VMware
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (18.92%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.92%) Windows
6 7 (18.92%) MCSE
6 7 (18.92%) MCSA
6 7 (18.92%) C
6 7 (18.92%) MS Office
6 7 (18.92%) DHCP
6 7 (18.92%) NFS
6 7 (18.92%) DNS
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) CCNA
6 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.92%) HP
6 7 (18.92%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Xen
6 7 (18.92%) VLAN
6 7 (18.92%) iSCSI

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (8.11%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) DHCP
1 7 (18.92%) DNS
1 7 (18.92%) VLAN
1 7 (18.92%) iSCSI
1 7 (18.92%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Information Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Security Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Service Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Head of Security
5 6 (16.22%) Head of Information Security
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (8.11%) IT Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Senior IT Security Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Officer
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Governance Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Life Science
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) Online Games
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Information Security
2 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
3 7 (18.92%) Security Management
4 6 (16.22%) ISMS
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.51%) Information Assurance
6 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.11%) Data Security
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
7 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) C
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISSP
2 9 (24.32%) CISA
3 8 (21.62%) CISM
4 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (18.92%) MCSE
4 7 (18.92%) MCSA
4 7 (18.92%) CCNA
5 6 (16.22%) PCI QSA
6 4 (10.81%) CEH
7 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 1 (2.70%) CISMP
8 1 (2.70%) QiCA
8 1 (2.70%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (8.11%) HIPAA
4 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) NFS
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.92%) Xen
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (18.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) VMware
1 7 (18.92%) NetApp
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (18.92%) HP
1 7 (18.92%) Citrix
2 3 (8.11%) Splunk
2 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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