The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 69 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 0.48% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.53% 4.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
51 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.46% 10.17% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 51
Average salary £36,250 £46,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.19% +41.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £34,139 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £46,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the North East

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the North East

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Tyne and Wear -5 11 £40,000 -33.33%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (76.67%) Mathematics
1 23 (76.67%) Mobile Payment
2 21 (70.00%) Mobile Banking
2 21 (70.00%) Banking
2 21 (70.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (50.00%) Information Security
6 14 (46.67%) CISM
6 14 (46.67%) CISSP
7 12 (40.00%) PhD
7 12 (40.00%) Android
7 12 (40.00%) CISMP
7 12 (40.00%) Cryptography
8 11 (36.67%) Java
9 10 (33.33%) QA
9 10 (33.33%) ISO 9001
9 10 (33.33%) TickIT
9 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 9 (30.00%) Python
11 8 (26.67%) C++
12 4 (13.33%) Subversion
12 4 (13.33%) UML
13 3 (10.00%) Adobe
13 3 (10.00%) Perforce
13 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
13 3 (10.00%) CSS
13 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 3 (10.00%) HTML
14 2 (6.67%) CEH

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) SSH
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
1 1 (3.33%) NAS
1 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (70.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
1 12 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Software Quality Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Systems Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Graduate
7 3 (10.00%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) CLAS Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Memcached
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (76.67%) Mathematics
1 23 (76.67%) Mobile Payment
2 21 (70.00%) Mobile Banking
3 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 12 (40.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) CESG
5 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (6.67%) RMADS
6 1 (3.33%) Open Source
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (13.33%) UML
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Information Management
5 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (6.67%) ISMS
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) CISSP
1 14 (46.67%) CISM
2 12 (40.00%) CISMP
2 12 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (6.67%) CEH
3 2 (6.67%) SSCP
4 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) QA
2 10 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 10 (33.33%) TickIT
2 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) logstash
1 1 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe
1 3 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (3.33%) F5
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat