The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 65 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.54% 2.67% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -44.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
PCI DSS
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 75 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.52% 11.50% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54 53 43
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Northampton

PCI DSS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) ISSAP
2 2 (66.67%) ISSEP
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Information Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) CSSLP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISSAP
2 2 (66.67%) ISSEP
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) VMware