The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 57 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing PCI DSS 16 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.48% 0.42% 1.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.33% 9.09% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 10
Average salary £35,900 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £46,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
PCI DSS
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
75 33 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.65% 4.67% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 32 47
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

PCI DSS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PCI DSS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

PCI DSS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Tamworth - 12 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £19,000 -62.92%
PCI DSS
West Midlands

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 12 (44.44%) Chip and PIN
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Retail
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) SLA
3 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
6 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Sophos
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) vSphere
7 4 (14.81%) Splunk
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
7 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
8 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (11.11%) GPRS
8 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.11%) CSS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.11%) GPRS
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Information Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
5 4 (14.81%) Time Management
5 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) MBA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Splunk
2 4 (14.81%) Sophos
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco