The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.86% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
PCI DSS
England

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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.59% 8.43% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 15
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) CRISC
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) COBIT
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) ISMS
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) PCI QSA
2 3 (60.00%) CRISC
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT