The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.49% 3.00% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 19
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

PCI DSS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT