The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 165 217 223
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +6
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 63 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.93% 4.87% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 24
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £41,100 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
528 616 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.51% 10.10% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 432 481 473
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in the North West

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in the North West

PCI DSS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +21 34 £50,000 -2.91% 11
Cheshire +35 15 £37,500 -28.57%
Merseyside +7 2 £52,750 +17.22%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £50,750 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 82 (76.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (57.94%) CISSP
3 47 (43.93%) Information Security
4 38 (35.51%) CISM
5 27 (25.23%) Security Management
6 25 (23.36%) SIEM
7 22 (20.56%) Firewall
7 22 (20.56%) Windows
8 21 (19.63%) ITIL
8 21 (19.63%) Project Management
9 20 (18.69%) Cisco
9 20 (18.69%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (18.69%) Degree
10 18 (16.82%) Network Security
10 18 (16.82%) Security Operations
11 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
12 16 (14.95%) VMware
12 16 (14.95%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (14.95%) Marketing
12 16 (14.95%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (14.02%) Business Continuity
13 15 (14.02%) CISA
13 15 (14.02%) Risk Management
14 14 (13.08%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
15 13 (12.15%) CheckPoint
15 13 (12.15%) Finance
15 13 (12.15%) Data Centre
16 12 (11.21%) Security Operations Centre

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (10.28%) IIS
2 6 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.87%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) Firewall
2 18 (16.82%) Network Security
3 16 (14.95%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (5.61%) IP Telephony
4 6 (5.61%) MPLS
4 6 (5.61%) SAN
4 6 (5.61%) VoIP
5 3 (2.80%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.87%) DNS
6 2 (1.87%) LAN
6 2 (1.87%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) Internet
7 1 (0.93%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.61%) Neo4j
2 6 (5.61%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (14.95%) Marketing
2 13 (12.15%) Finance
3 12 (11.21%) Law
4 10 (9.35%) Retail
5 9 (8.41%) Legal
6 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Consultant
2 23 (21.50%) Security Consultant
3 22 (20.56%) Analyst
4 21 (19.63%) Security Analyst
5 14 (13.08%) IT Consultant
5 14 (13.08%) IT Security Consultant
5 14 (13.08%) Security Manager
6 12 (11.21%) Information Analyst
6 12 (11.21%) Information Security Analyst
7 10 (9.35%) IT Manager
8 9 (8.41%) Information Manager
8 9 (8.41%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (7.48%) Security Advisor
10 7 (6.54%) Information Officer
10 7 (6.54%) Information Security Officer
10 7 (6.54%) Security Officer
10 7 (6.54%) Technical Manager
11 6 (5.61%) DBA
11 6 (5.61%) Senior DBA
11 6 (5.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) Web Services
2 2 (1.87%) LAMP
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
3 1 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.15%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.21%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (3.74%) EPoS
4 4 (3.74%) User Experience
5 3 (2.80%) CESG
5 3 (2.80%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.80%) Contactless
5 3 (2.80%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.80%) EMV
5 3 (2.80%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.80%) PKI
6 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.87%) BYOD
6 2 (1.87%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.87%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.56%) Windows
2 12 (11.21%) Linux
3 9 (8.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.61%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) Information Security
2 27 (25.23%) Security Management
3 25 (23.36%) SIEM
4 21 (19.63%) ITIL
4 21 (19.63%) Project Management
5 20 (18.69%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (16.82%) Security Operations
7 16 (14.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (14.02%) Business Continuity
8 15 (14.02%) Risk Management
9 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
9 14 (13.08%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (11.21%) Security Architecture
11 11 (10.28%) Performance Management
11 11 (10.28%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
11 11 (10.28%) Test Strategy
12 10 (9.35%) Data Protection
12 10 (9.35%) Information Security Management
12 10 (9.35%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.28%) SQL
2 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
2 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.87%) Perl
3 2 (1.87%) Python
3 2 (1.87%) Ruby
4 1 (0.93%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (57.94%) CISSP
2 38 (35.51%) CISM
3 20 (18.69%) Degree
4 15 (14.02%) CISA
5 11 (10.28%) IISP
6 9 (8.41%) PCI QSA
7 6 (5.61%) SANS
8 5 (4.67%) GSNA
8 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.74%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.80%) CLAS
11 2 (1.87%) CCIE
11 2 (1.87%) CISMP
11 2 (1.87%) ISACA
11 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.93%) CRISC
12 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (76.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (6.54%) ISO 9001
4 6 (5.61%) ISO22301
5 4 (3.74%) COBIT
6 3 (2.80%) QA
7 2 (1.87%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (1.87%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.93%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.93%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.93%) Val IT
System Software
1 15 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) QRadar
2 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Cisco
2 16 (14.95%) VMware
3 13 (12.15%) CheckPoint
4 11 (10.28%) ArcSight
4 11 (10.28%) Splunk
5 10 (9.35%) Juniper
6 9 (8.41%) GFI Software
7 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.61%) Apple
8 6 (5.61%) LANDesk
9 5 (4.67%) Citrix
10 4 (3.74%) Oracle
11 3 (2.80%) F5
12 2 (1.87%) MobileIron
12 2 (1.87%) ScanSafe
12 2 (1.87%) Sophos
12 2 (1.87%) Symantec
13 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.93%) Avaya
13 1 (0.93%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Palm Mason
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to Experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago